In the growing field of environmental justice, assistant professor Kimberly Fields studies how government and community responses can make a difference in addressing issues of environmental inequality.
Recent Articles by
Anne E. Bromley
July 02, 2020
As Claire Kaplan stepped down after 29 years, colleagues and students say she left UVA a better-informed and more equitable place when it comes to gender violence education and advocacy.
June 18, 2020
These reading suggestions from faculty and administrators offer readers an opportunity to better understand the roots of racism and move forward on equity issues and dismantling racist systems.
June 08, 2020
The project aims to create summer field schools to teach students the methods and techniques for documenting the cultural landscapes of marginalized or oppressed communities.
June 03, 2020
Kevin Gaines, UVA’s Julian Bond Professor of Civil Rights and Social Justice, said the protests go beyond changing policies, also seeking to “persuade white people that they are dehumanized by white supremacy as much as black people are.”
June 02, 2020
The eight-part c3Design program aims to “help instructors design courses they love to teach and students love to take.”
May 21, 2020
May 12, 2020
Currently living with her family in Dallas, Victoria Robertson has put her Southeast Asia travel plans on hold and instead will train for a marathon.
May 07, 2020
During “May Days” in 1970, UVA students protested at Alderman Library and on the Lawn, focused on anti-Vietnam War sentiment, as well as calls for more opportunities for black students and for women.