Recent Articles by

Rob Seal

April 03, 2013
With help from the library, a University of Virginia environmental scientist is working to gather atmospheric data by remote-controlled hexacopter.
March 25, 2013
A University of Virginia professor is teaming up with a French documentarian and scholar to offer a new class this May that combines filmmaking and film study.
March 18, 2013
Students at the University of Virginia and Duke University will soon have new opportunities to use advanced teleconferencing technology to learn Creole and Tibetan.
March 01, 2013
The new College Scorecard site unveiled by President Obama during his State of the Union shows that U.Va. is well-positioned with regard to its peers when it comes to value.
January 15, 2013
The University of Virginia strategic planning process continued Tuesday, when a group of U.Va. community members gathered to talk about ways to streamline and improve the University.
January 04, 2013
The strategic planning process continues with six more public hearings the week of Jan. 14, including a chance for students to share their thoughts on the University’s future.
December 18, 2012
Kate Tamarkin, a U.Va. professor and music director of the local symphony, has taken on a second career as a therapeutic musician, playing to sooth patients everywhere from the Medical Center’s pediatric ward to a local hospice.
November 14, 2012
As the term “big data” becomes an established part of the higher education lexicon, the University Library is working to support data-intensive research and make sure it’s available for future students and scholars.
November 12, 2012
A forthcoming book from professor emeritus Ruhi K. Ramazani may be the final publication from a man dubbed the “dean of Iranian foreign policy.”
September 27, 2012
Music professor Ted Coffey is working with a group of undergraduate students to write, record and produce an album of children’s music.