Also in this roundup: Virginia Quarterly Review wins its fifth “Ellie,” a library employee’s play takes him to the Kennedy Center, a Curry School study is the most read of 2018, and much more. more >
Miller, the Cary Johnson Jr. Professor Emeritus of History, revolutionized the study of the history of Africa, slavery and the slave trades, Atlantic history and world history. more >
On Friday, more than 40,000 students from around the globe learned whether they had been admitted to UVA’s Class of 2023 via “regular decision” admissions decisions. more >
For nearly two decades, Gregory has successfully recruited talented, underrepresented students to the University. For that dedication, she has received the 2019 John T. Casteen III Diversity-Equity-Inclusion Leadership Award. more >
A year after revealing his online identity, UVA alum Chris Dembitz – the fan behind the popular “Phony Bennett” Twitter parody account– has advice for Cavalier fans who still get ribbed about last season’s exit from the NCAA Tournament. more >
UVA’s Center for Survey Research will convene an ongoing panel of local citizens to offer their views on issues of the day. more >
A new community resource, called “Embark,” aims to better connect potential employees with local businesses. It involves several entities at UVA, Charlottesville and Albemarle County. more >
It’s hard to put all of those emotions into words sometimes. more >