The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges has removed U.Va. from ‘warning’ status.
The new report from the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission about cost factors in public education bolsters U.Va.’s reputation for efficiency and quality.
If Obama’s approval ratings don’t rebound by the 2014 midterm elections, the Democratic Party could lose control of the Senate – if Republicans field strong candidates.
ecoMOD and ecoREMOD, two education and research initiatives of U.Va.’s schools of Architecture and of Engineering and Applied Science, recently received the highest rankings in certification for energy-efficient housing projects.
Law School professors A.E. Dick Howard and Peter Low have seen a lot of change in both the law and the school since joining the faculty in 1964. But the place also remains familiar in very important ways.
Les Staton, a fire inspector with Facilities Management and the Health System, died Nov. 26.
The event gives students, faculty, staff, alumni and the general public an opportunity to hear from local legislators, and offer their input, about issues coming before the 2014 General Assembly.
Though the U.Va. women’s team fell Friday in heartbreaking fashion, U.Va. still has one more shot at a national soccer championship.
A firm that helps companies manage big data has received $2 million in investments, while a company that helps nonprofits manage fundraising events with auctions and mobile bidding surpassed $3 million in charity transactions.
University of Virginia history professor John Edwin Mason, who met Nelson Mandela, considered him an “extraordinary man.”
U.Va. students and faculty received a lesson in Colombian presidential politics Wednesday from the primary source, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos.
Among the three proposals awarded is a music project dealing with the study of wolves in a national park located on an island in Lake Superior and a new media project spotlighting the environmental cost of online activity.
The report, which draws upon the input of six former U.S. transportation secretaries, calls for a new push to improve the nation’s infrastructure.
Inclement weather could delay for one week the planned installation of a 30,000-gallon water tank to serve the U.Va. Health System’s new Battle Building.
A new research-based report and recommendations supplement the traditional focus on mental illness with temporary gun restrictions for those with convictions for violence, drugs and alcohol.
Three graduate student research teams – winners of the inaugural Jefferson Trust Fellowships – recently gave progress reports on their work. The program was created last year to generate ideas for collaborative “big data” research. Pre-proposal submissions for the 2014-15 academic year are due Jan. 15.
Renewing an annual tradition that dates to 1959, WTJU will broadcast classical music – from early treasures to modern masterworks, from solo work to symphonies, from a cappella motets to grand operas – ’round the clock during its weeklong exam marathon.
The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia plans to award up to three Battestin Fellowships worth $3,500 each to U.Va. graduate students. The application deadline is Feb. 1.
A U.Va. graduate nursing student examines the diets and food habits of residents of Southwestern Virginia, and offers a menu of ideas for making them healthier.
G. Carleton Ray, a research professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences, received an inaugural lifetime award on his cross-disciplinary coastal-marine research and conservation from the Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences.