As the nation mourns President George H.W. Bush, listen to memories and stories from his top aides in these recordings from the UVA Miller Center’s Presidential Oral History program. more >
Democratic U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff and Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz spoke at UVA’s American Democracy Conference, addressing ongoing investigations, the midterm elections and the how to legislate in a divided Congress. more >
Kunal Doshi and his co-founders started Brighter Children with $50 in the bank and a standing Saturday morning conference call. Five years in, the nonprofit has provided scholarships to more than 500 schoolchildren around the world. more
Gwendolyn Cassady was expecting a few Afghan refugee women to pick up some clothes and fabric remnants she was donating. When dozens showed up, a new business was born. more
Fifty-five years after John F. Kennedy’s assassination, UVA researchers are working with British playwright Nick Drake to bring the remarkable story of his African-American valet – Berryville native George Thomas – to light. more >
The Princeton Review ranked UVA among the nation’s MBA programs in nine categories, including a No. 1 ranking for best professors, honoring the world-class faculty Darden has assembled. more >
Paul Hamaguchi’s family started Higeta Shoyu Co. in 1616. Today the company annually produces almost 55,000 kiloliters – or more than 14 million gallons – of their prized soy sauce, the official soy sauce of the Japanese Imperial Family. more >
UVA’s president said the University will continue to sharpen its focus on Northern Virginia, and describes Amazon’s decision to locate a headquarters there as “a testament to everything the commonwealth has to offer now and in the future.” more >