Recent Articles by

Rob Seal

April 18, 2012
April 18, 2012 — A free Japan Week Spring Festival, scheduled Saturday at Charlottesville's Fashion Square Mall, will feature martial arts demonstrations, traditional song and dance, and other demonstrations of Japanese language and culture.  
April 12, 2012
A doctoral student's dogged efforts to find and preserve the works of an obscure science fiction writer helped him take the top prize in the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia's 49th Book Collecting Contest.
April 06, 2012
April 9, 2012 — The University of Virginia Library will host its first Data Management Day symposium Thursday, an event designed to address issues faced by researchers and others who deal with the ever-increasing challenges of digital re
April 05, 2012
April 6, 2012 — Lessons on Japanese culture and history will find their way into Virginia classrooms in the near future, thanks to the Asia Institute at the University of Virginia.
April 04, 2012
April 4, 2012 — An international effort spearheaded by the University of Virginia Music Library is paving the way for powerful new digital tools for music scholars.
March 30, 2012
March 30, 2012 — Higher education leaders from around the nation are visiting the University of Virginia Friday and Saturday for the Association of American Universities' annual conference for arts and sciences deans.
March 26, 2012
March 26, 2012 — A University of Virginia expert in second language acquisition has been awarded a $100,000 federal grant to continue a training program for middle- and high-school Chinese language teachers.
March 20, 2012
March 20, 2012 — Best-selling books from "Uncle Tom's Cabin" to the Harry Potter series are on display at a new exhibit at the University of Virginia's Mary and David Harrison Institute for American History, Literature and Culture
March 19, 2012
The images of early American history are easy to visualize: Jeffersonian architecture, redcoats and revolutionaries, powdered wigs, flags with the slogan "Live Free or Die." But its soundtrack is elusive.