Recent Articles by

Wesley P. Hester

January 14, 2021
The office works to ensure equal opportunity and to protect the civil rights of University community members through proactive outreach, education, effective response and resolution.
January 10, 2021
No single national blueprint for vaccine distribution presently exists. In Virginia, the Virginia Department of Health is charged with distributing vaccines, and it also determines priority for vaccinations.
December 08, 2020
UVA Health employees at highest risk of acquiring COVID-19 will likely be at the head of the line if the Pfizer vaccine is approved, as expected.
November 17, 2020
UVA’s new Center for Community Partnerships, located downtown, will serve as both a front door to the University for community members and a collaborative space for UVA’s existing community efforts.
September 28, 2020
Kevin McDonald, UVA’s vice president for diversity, equity and inclusion, will now serve as a connection point for a variety of community-based initiatives across Grounds.
September 18, 2020
The upgraded dashboard includes additional data points to make it more informative and to provide a fuller picture of the prevalence of the virus in the University community.
August 14, 2020
The changes come in response to changes in federal Title IX regulations, announced in May, that govern how schools address reports of sexual harassment, including stalking and relationship violence.
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.