Thanks to Title IX, women participating in collegiate sports has soared more than 400 percent since it was enacted in 1972.
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Anne E. Bromley
September 09, 2016
September 01, 2016
Bill Anderson, beloved in the UVA and Charlottesville communities, died Monday. He retired from UVA’s Counseling and Psychological Services two years ago.
September 01, 2016
Miller-Bryant’s “Front Lines of Social Change” course incorporates rigorous study with community-based service.
August 25, 2016
Behind Josipa Roksa’s research lies the question of why education does not seem to be delivering on the American dream. Vast inequalities by social class, race and ethnicity persist after decades of reforms and a massive expansion of the public system.
August 23, 2016
The roots of economic and gender inequality are based in regional systems of agriculture established thousands of years ago, according to UVA sociologist Rae Lesser Blumberg.
August 15, 2016
“Digital Yoknapatawpha is mapping the world Faulkner created in new ways, by means of a collaboration that brings together 35 scholars and a team of technologists from UVA,” UVA English professor Stephen Railton says.
August 10, 2016
From the invisible to the infinite, minority undergraduate students from around the country are exploring research in UVA programs that put them in astrochemical or physics labs and at a national conference this summer.
July 14, 2016
After working for award-winning physicist Jesse W. Beams, Lovern became executive assistant to UVA presidents Frank L. Hereford Jr., Robert M. O’Neil and John T. Casteen III.
July 06, 2016
Nearly two dozen students took part in the first Cornerstone Summer Institute, which drew connections between slavery and its modern echoes.
July 05, 2016
Lisa Woolfork, associate professor of English, talks about the film “The Free State of Jones” and why the history of slavery is also undergoing reviews in the academy and in popular culture.