The feature film, "Raymond and Ray," tells the story of two half brothers who reunite at the funeral of their father. Julie Lynn, a board member for the Virginia Film Festival in Charlottesville and a University of Virginia graduate, is one of the producers. 


Rapidly growing in global usage, the online Common Language Marketing Dictionary, a project of MASB, the Marketing Accountability Standards Board, is marking its 10-year anniversary. “Marketing is a dynamic field, terms are added every year,” says Dr. Paul Farris, Professor of Marketing Emeritus at the University of Virginia and project team co-leader.


Concordia, the New York-based nonprofit that builds partnerships for social impact, is holding its 2021 Annual Summit the week of September 20. The University of Virginia Darden School of Business is one of the programming partners. 

The Hill

(Written by Kimberly Jenkins Robinson, law professor and education professor) Under our Constitution, the federal government has a duty to protect and defend the rights of all its citizens — especially the most vulnerable — from anyone or anything that seeks to violate those rights.


Introduction to Personal Branding – Through Coursera, the University of Virginia offers this free course for people who want to establish themselves on various social media platforms and use their best personal assets to build a business that lasts.

The Hill

The University of Virginia is more strict about enforcing vaccine mandates where unvaccinated students who do not apply for a religious exemption have been asked to leave, the AP said. 


According to Nicole Long, an Assistant Professor of Psychology at University of Virginia, peoples’ memories are linked to each other. Her research leading the university’s Long-Term Memory Lab shows that people look forward to  being transported back to an earlier time in their lives where most of the memories that they have from that time point probably skew positively.

Sports Illustrated

Vin Lananna has signed a two-year contract extension to remain Virginia’s director of track and field and cross country through the 2025-2026 season, as announced by UVA athletic director Carla Williams on Wednesday.

WVIR-NBC-29 (Charlottesville)

The University of Virginia Medical Center and Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital both say they have enough beds right now to meet the influx of COVID-19 patients, but both are preparing for the worst.

Associated Press

Robert Fatton, a Haitian politics expert at the University of Virginia, said there was clearly a power struggle within the government between Henry and those who supported Moïse.


Far from just being a place of education, the University of Virginia has a rich and fascinating history that has led it to be named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At its center lies The Rotunda, a stunning 19th-century property modeled after the Pantheon in Rome. 

WMRA Public Radio

The University of Virginia and Mary Baldwin University are teaming up to train future healthcare professionals to work with children who have autism and other developmental disabilities. 

PBS “NewsHour”

Jeffrey Brown has the story of prominent poet Rita Dove confronting private pains and public strains; home and history. This report on her book, “Playlist for the Apocalypse,” is part of our arts and culture series, CANVAS.

CBS 19 News (Charlottesville)

The nonprofit that helps families while their children are being treated at the University of Virginia Children's Hospital needs volunteers.

Associated Press

University of Virginia: Near the start of the semester, 193 students had been unenrolled for not getting the shots, according to Dr. Christopher Holstege, director of student health and wellness. He said the policy aligns with requirements that students be vaccinated for other diseases such as measles and mumps.

US News & World Report

#4 University of Virginia

WVIR-NBC-29 (Charlottesville)

A national survey conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention put the University of Virginia’s medical center and children’s hospital at the top of the list for infant nutrition and care.

Washington Post

(Written by Helena Zeweri, assistant professor of global studies) U.S. intervention was never going to be the antidote to the Taliban.

Richmond Times-Dispatch

UVA moved up one spot to 25th nationally, tied with Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh. William & Mary ascended one spot to 38th. It’s the second year in a row the two universities have made small gains. Last year, UVA rose two spots, and William & Mary rose one. 

WVIR-NBC-29 (Charlottesville)

Doctors at the University of Virginia are seeing an uptick in child respiratory cases. Researchers at the university noticed conditions like RSV and pneumonia in higher volumes earlier than usual at this time of year.