What's Happening

Virginia Charities to Receive Over $700K from UVA Fundraiser

Through the Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign, UVA employees have donated over $700K to support Virginia-based charitable organizations.

Curry Dean's Plan Attracts White House Interest

Obama Administration education advisor Roberto Rodriquez met with Dean Robert Pianta and John Fantuzzo of the University of Pennsylvania to discuss a proposal for improving publicly-funded preschool programs.

New $2.5 Million Grant to Support Vocational Rehabilitation Research

UVA economists Steven Stern and John Pepper have received a federal grant to assess the impacts of programs developed to expand employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

UVA Biologist Named Executive Director of the New Allen Institute for Cell Science

Cell biologist Rick Horwitz has been named executive director of a new $100 million Seattle-based institute created by philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen.