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After more than a half-century of teaching tennis, running tournaments and making the Charlottesville community a better place, Boar’s Head Sports Club Director of Tennis Ron Manilla is retiring.
“I have faith in us. This is something that we can reach the end of. … This is something that we can handle.” University of Virginia students discuss persistence, patience and grace a year into the pandemic.
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Stroman was the first African American woman to receive an athletic scholarship at UVA, and recently returned to give a virtual talk on race and racial equity in college athletics.
University of Virginia President Jim Ryan thanked students for cooperating with a period of tighter restrictions that helped bring down COVID-19 case numbers, and urged continued vigilance.
University photographer Sanjay Suchak’s snapshot of Wednesday’s “crowd” at JPJ is one for the COVID-19 time capsule.
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Ten days of enhanced public health measures helped bring cases down, so University leaders eased some restrictions Friday while keeping other limitations in place and urging continued caution.
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Also in this roundup: UVA has 10 of the most influential scholars in education, a chemistry professor is rolling in awards, a doctor joins a national preventive medicine task force, and much more.
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The biology professor was an internationally renowned researcher and generous mentor whose work placed UVA at the center of the circadian rhythms universe.