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Athletics

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 4:40pm
Virginia swimming and diving head coach Augie Busch announced Tuesday (June 2) that Alex Albracht and Murat Yildirim have signed National Letters of Intent to join the Cavalier men for the 2015-16 season.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 4:12pm
Virginia softball head coach Blake Miller announced Tuesday (June 2) that Lexi Mettler will join the Cavaliers in the fall of 2015.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 11:59am
The teams open their super regional series at 4 p.m. Friday in a game that will be televised by ESPNU.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 2:45am
Game times and television networks for the best-of-three series will be announced Tuesday morning by the NCAA.
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 7:18pm
Virginia senior men's golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) wrapped up his collegiate career by tying for 29th at the NCAA Championships after qualifying as one of nine individual competitors for Monday's final round of stroke play.

Cavalier Daily

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 7:32am
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced the appointment of four new members to the University of Virginia Board of Visitors Tuesday. Lianne Provenzano
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 6:33am
Herring, who chaired the task force, explained the recommendations are an essential part of changing the culture surrounding sexual assault at college campuses. Hanan Yazid
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 1:22am
Moe most recently worked as the CIO of the U.S. House of Representatives where he provided IT services to all members, committees, leadership and staff. He has also worked as a nuclear submarine officer in the U.S. Navy and as a network engineer for private IT companies. Anna Higgins
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 12:54pm
Both Johnson and Daniel Wakins, of Williams Mullen and Johnson’s lawyer, expressed disappointment in the elongation of the process. Ella Shoup
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 8:19pm
Fourth-year College student Martese Johnson will go before the Charlottesville General District Court Thursday morning to hear a decision on a motion filed last week to dismiss the charges against him based on a lack of reasonable suspicion. Ella Shoup

Darden

Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C Beardsley U.Va. Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C. Beardsley 2015-01-22 Faculty, students, staff and alumni welcomed Scott C. Beardsley, the ninth dean of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.  by Carlos Santos.... Read More.

Friday, January 16, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School of Business Announces Spring C Suite Level Speakers U.Va. Darden School of Business Announces Spring C-Suite Level Speakers 2015-01-16 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business  today announced its spring 2015 Leadership Speaker Series lineup. The  University of V.... Read More.

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden Schools Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job Creating Power of Entrepreneurship U.Va. Darden School's Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job-Creating Power of Entrepreneurship 2015-01-15 The University o.... Read More.

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 12:00am

Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business 2015-01-08 The University of Virginia announced today that Scott C. Beardsley has been selected as the ninth dean of the University.... Read More.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba U.Va. Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba 2015-01-07 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Greg Fairchild  is traveling in Cuba this week with over two dozen MBA students.  by Carlos Santos Unive.... Read More.

Health System

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:40am

Becker’s Hospital Review has honored the University of Virginia Department of Neurosurgery and the UVA Spine Center at UVA Medical Center on its 2014 list of 100 hospitals with great neurosurgery and spine programs.

The programs named to the list "offer remarkable spine and neurosurgical care as based on clinical accolades and...

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:17am

Becker’s Hospital Review recognized the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia Medical Center on its 2014 list of 125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 3:06pm

A pilot study led by a University of Virginia School of Medicine researcher suggests that tampons could help detect ovarian cancer.

“Gynecologic malignancies such as cervical cancer can be detected at early stages through regular Pap smears, but similar screening is not available for ovarian cancer, which often presents in an advanced stage when the cancer has spread,” said the study’s principal...

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Friday, October 17, 2014 - 10:08am

To help University of Virginia Health System care providers take full advantage of technology to enhance patient care, UVA has named its first chief medical information officer (CMIO). 

Michael A. Williams, MD, FAAP, comes to UVA from North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in New York, where he has served since March 2012 as the first regional CMIO for four hospitals in the 16-hospital system. Williams also served as the first CMIO at the Medical Center of Central Georgia...

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 2:28pm

University of Virginia Health System neurosurgeons Chris Shaffrey, MD, and Justin Smith, MD, PhD, have been named among the 18 best spine surgeons in North America.

The distinction comes from Orthopedics This Week, and is based on a survey of what the publication...

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Law School

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 5:04pm

The Supreme Court handed another victory to the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic at the University of Virginia School of Law on Monday. In a 7-2 decision, justices sided with the clinic's client, Pennsylvania man Anthony Elonis, who was appealing his conviction for making threats against his estranged wife and others on Facebook..... Read More.

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 2:42pm

The University of Virginia announced today that Paul G. Mahoney will step down after eight years as dean of the School of Law on June 30, 2016, and return to teaching and scholarship full-time. During his tenure, Mahoney advanced the school's reputation as one of the nation's top law schools by leading efforts to strategically expand the faculty, launch curricular innovations, enhance support for students and set records in fundraising..... Read More.

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:11am

University of Virginia School of Law professor Brandon Garrett, whose work has brought new insights into corporate prosecution and criminal convictions, has received the Law School's Carl McFarland Prize..... Read More.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 11:56am

University of Virginia law professor A. E. Dick Howard will give a series of talks across England in the coming weeks in honor of the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta..... Read More.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 2:26pm

Two recent alumni of the University of Virginia School of Law's LL.M. program, Maria Jose Alvarez '15 and Karen Janssens '14, have received postgraduate fellowships to work in prestigious international courts in the coming year..... Read More.

Virginia Magazine

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 4:38pm

Out of Africa

“I’m lucky enough to make films because I want to,” said award-winning filmmaker Abderrahmane Sissako during a master class he taught at U.Va. in April—his third visit to the University in eight years. Sissako, who grew up in Mali, sees making films as his mission: “It’s important to be a spokesperson for a continent.”

The class included a screening of his 1998 film La Vie Sur Terre (Life on Earth), which is set on the last day of the 20th century in Sokolo, Mali, his father’s village.

Sissako...

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Monday, June 1, 2015 - 9:35am

As a young architect preparing for her licensing exam, Karen Van Lengen spent countless hours studying in the voluminous reading room of the New York Public Library. There, she came to think of the sounds of the oak chairs scraping across the terra-cotta floor as the roar of the lion statues regally guarding the entrance to the building.

Throughout her career, including her decade as the dean of U.Va.’s School of Architecture, Van Lengen says she has always felt drawn to and inspired by the sounds of buildings. Now, she has launched a website called Soundscape Architecture...

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 1:57pm

           

This town is known for many things—
Thomas Jefferson, the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge mountains, its thriving food, music and literary scenes, and...

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 11:33am

VirginiaSports.com

Since being named U.Va. wrestling coach in 2005, Steve Garland (Col ’00) has put together a formidable record. This year he added another ACC championship to his résumé. Below are some of the impressive numbers that Garland has compiled during his...

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 9:57am

As U.Va. astronomy professor Steven Majewski describes the APOGEE project, his beagle, Max, orbits Majewski’s feet again and again and finally settles in a dog bed beside him.

The APOGEE spectrograph, at the foot of the Sloan Telescope... Read More

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