Recent Articles by

Wesley P. Hester

June 16, 2020
The announcement reaffirms the University’s mission to recruit and educate the best and brightest students from around the world, its leaders said.
May 27, 2020
A survey of undergraduate students is one of many data points being considered as the University formulates its plans for the 2020-21 academic year.
May 06, 2020
She resisted going to her hometown school, and thought a career in music was unrealistic. She now happily admits she was wrong on both counts.
April 22, 2020
The University seeded the fund with a $2 million contribution, helping employees and furloughed contract workers maintain financial stability while awaiting state and federal relief.
April 16, 2020
State and local emergency declarations activated the Charlottesville area’s regional emergency operation plan, leading to regular meetings among city, county and UVA officials that have streamlined the response to COVID-19.
April 08, 2020
President Jim Ryan on Monday announced the creation of the fund to help furloughed contract workers and UVA employees who face unexpected costs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 26, 2020
The expanded capacity comes at an important moment, as a shortage of tests has hampered the ability of care providers across the country to accurately diagnose patients and isolate those with the disease.
March 19, 2020
The new capability allows UVA Health to more broadly and immediately advance its service to the public during this crisis and will provide a better idea of the spread of COVID-19 in the area.
March 10, 2020
The University also announced the formation of four working groups to address employment, housing, education and the economy in the local community.
February 13, 2020
Longo was named interim chief of police in October and soon thereafter took on the additional interim responsibilities of associate vice president for safety and security.