Recent Articles by

Whitelaw Reid

September 22, 2020
A group of students has invented biotechnology that uses computer vision and machine learning to help prevent patients from falling down in hospital rooms.
September 21, 2020
What do trends in crime statistics across different jurisdictions in Virginia look like? Shonel Sen and Blake Rumuly, researchers at UVA’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, wanted to find out.
September 16, 2020
After a spring hiatus, HELP Line – the free and confidential telephone hotline serving UVA and the Charlottesville area – returned to service this week.
September 15, 2020
Researcher Hamilton Lombard says the boundaries between public and private life will not return to past norms once the pandemic ends.
September 10, 2020
From a podcast centered on navigating white spaces as a woman of color, to one centered on democracy, to one geared toward helping improve listeners’ mental health, here are seven new podcasts worth checking out.
September 09, 2020
Freedom of speech, democracy and the motives of one of Hollywood’s biggest players, Disney, are all hot-button topics as the much-anticipated film “Mulan” opens Friday in Chinese theaters.
September 08, 2020
UVA Health and the School of Medicine’s Patient Student Partnership has been a godsend for many elderly patients, whose social contact has been limited during the pandemic.
September 02, 2020
Which places around Grounds will be in full operational mode and which ones won’t be when students return to Grounds on Tuesday? UVA Today is here to help.
September 01, 2020
Fourth-year students Kurien Thomas and Sasha Duckworth have started a company called “Pick-Me-Up” that uses text messaging and virtual support groups to help users with their mental health.
August 28, 2020
Media studies associate professor Jack Hamilton takes a deep dive into the Milwaukee Bucks’ decision to sit out a playoff game in response to Wisconsin police shooting unarmed Black man Jacob Blake.