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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...Read More
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.
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...Read More
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...Read More
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...Read More
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...
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...Read More