Recent Articles by

Whitelaw Reid

April 07, 2021
A new UVA study shows that when people are confronted with an opportunity to change something or solve a problem, they default to thinking about what they can add, missing out on opportunities they may have had by subtracting.
March 31, 2021
Long before he became a tenured media studies professor, Christopher Ali was an accomplished figure skater who competed against some of the biggest names in the sport.
March 31, 2021
To celebrate the women’s swimming team’s first-ever NCAA title, UVA President Jim Ryan and Director of Athletics Carla Williams took turns cannonballing during practice on Tuesday.
March 25, 2021
Coming out of high school in Chicago, Louie Hayes had doubters, but he has proved them wrong in a big way – both on the wrestling mat and in the classroom.
March 23, 2021
How do “The Muppets” and other popular shows from television history make us rethink generational influences? Assistant dean and media studies professor Shilpa Davé explains.
March 18, 2021
The UVA women’s swimming and diving team won the 800-yard freestyle relay on Wednesday, marking the first NCAA Championship win in a relay in program history.
March 18, 2021
Chris Dembitz, the alumnus behind the popular Twitter account “Phony Bennett,” is using his platform for a cause close to his heart.
March 11, 2021
Public Service Week, an event series highlighting UVA’s ongoing contributions to public outreach programming, community-engaged teaching and public impact research, begins Monday.
March 10, 2021
When UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett recruited star Sam Hauser, he saw many of the qualities that associate professor Paul Harris has observed in the classroom over the last two years.
March 03, 2021
Student volunteers from Madison House have been instrumental in running a UVA Health program that makes the daily lives of cardiology nurses easier.