Recent Articles by

Dan Heuchert

August 09, 2007
Aug. 8, 2007 -- Research universities generate a lot of ideas that can impact society, but an idea's path from ivy to impact is not always clear.
August 06, 2007
Aug. 6, 2007 -- When they arrive on the University of Virginia Grounds next month, the Class of 2011 will hold the distinction as the most diverse class in U.Va.’s history.
August 05, 2007
August 5, 2007 — For Thomas Baber, the collapse of the Interstate 35 bridge in Minneapolis last week has two very different implications.
August 03, 2007
• THOMAS T. BABER Associate professor of civil engineering University of Virginia (434)
August 03, 2007
Aug. 3, 2007 -- You can study Latin America in Charlottesville. You can read books, attend lectures, watch video, learn Spanish. But how much better is it to do all of that aboard a ship, while stopping every couple of days at a different port to actually experience Latin America?
July 27, 2007
July 27, 2007 -- The University of Virginia is cultivating a new summer community on Grounds with the long-term goal of getting more minority students to pursue graduate-level academic study.
July 25, 2007
July 25, 2007 -- The University of Virginia’s Creative Writing Program is among the top 10 graduate writing programs in the country, according to The Atlantic, which cited the quality of the program’s alumni and faculty, its selectivity and its resources.
July 18, 2007
July 18, 2007 — Witnesses who addressed the panel examining the April 16 Virginia Tech shootings made it plain Wednesday that there is no easy way to prevent such tragedies.
July 06, 2007
July 6, 2007 -- To the creative, an empty dorm room, with its white walls and bare floors, is a blank canvas full of possibilities.
June 28, 2007
June 28, 2007 -- Virginia finished 13th in the final 2006-07 U.S. Sports Academy Directors' Cup competition for Division I schools. It marks the 14th consecutive year, since the program's inception, the Cavaliers have recorded a top-30 finish.