After having a epiphany about computer coding on a train, then-University of Virginia computer science engineering Ph.D. candidate Kevin Scott shifted his career onto a path that eventually led to becoming the chief technology officer at Microsoft.
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January 31, 2017
As part of the University’s ongoing effort to restore details of Thomas Jefferson’s original Academical Village, the roof of Pavilion III is getting a new look.
January 27, 2017
The Middle East is fraught with potential diplomatic missteps for the incoming Trump administration and the future is far from clear, according to a University of Virginia political scientist.
January 24, 2017
Former Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo has joined the faculty at UVA’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies to help design a master’s program in public safety administration.
January 18, 2017
History professor Jeffrey Rossman analyses relations between Russia and the United States, which have had low points in the past. What will happen after the leadership change in Washington?
January 05, 2017
Alexis de Tocqueville, who helped define America, wanted his own people to understand their politics and revolution, but only after he was dead. University of Virginia history professor Olivier Zunz has edited a translation of the politician’s “Recollections.”
December 13, 2016
In May, U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan will take his place alongside hundreds of University alumni who died in battle serving their country.
December 09, 2016
The University has agreed to purchase all of the energy output of a new solar farm Dominion will build in King William County.
December 06, 2016
UVA and Dominion Virginia Power officials marked their participation in the Solar Partnership Program, which places solar arrays on the roofs of University buildings, before an overflow crowd at Newcomb Hall.
November 28, 2016
This is the first time UVA has had three Marshall Scholars in one year: William Henagan, Abraham Axler and Sarah Koch will pursue graduate study in the United Kingdom.