November 24, 2013 - Virginia has four new reasons to boast of the quality of education in the commonwealth with the announcement that two Northern Virginia natives and two University of Virginia students are among the 32 recipients of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarships this year.
November 14, 2013 - Members of the University of Virginia’s Undergraduate Research Network and undergraduate students from several of U.Va.’s schools gathered Monday in the OpenGrounds Studio to talk research with Archie Holmes, U.Va.’s newly appointed associate provost. They gained insight into the beginning steps of research and how students can become valuable resources to one another in pursuing research opportunities.
July 19, 2013 – How far can $3,000 go? For the University of Virginia students who receive the Parents Committee Internship Grant each year, that amount can help turn an opportunity to build a career in public service into a reality.
June 20, 2013 – Seven University of Virginia students have received grants from the Undergraduate Award for Arts Projects program, which supports creative expression, such as filmmaking, writing and dance.
May 30, 2013 – A University of Virginia student will study in Russia next spring and summer, thanks to a David L. Boren Scholarship, which provides up to $20,000 to U.S. students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.
April 19, 2013 – A third-year University of Virginia student with a wide array of academic interests, and who serves as executive editor of The Cavalier Daily, has received a 2013 Beinecke Scholarship, intended to provide substantial support for the graduate education of highly motivated students in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
April 16, 2013 – Research into cardiac regeneration and organometallic chemistry has netted three University of Virginia undergraduates Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation scholarships to assist undergraduate science research.
April 11, 2012 — Eight University of Virginia students are among approximately 575 U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who will go overseas this summer to study languages with Critical Language Scholarships from the United States Department of State.
April 11, 2013 – Two students in the University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Science have received research scholarships from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation for 2013.
April 9, 2013 – U.S. Army Cadet Maj. Aimee Moores, 21, of the University of Virginia Army ROTC Program, has one of this year’s two Pallas Athene Awards from the Women’s Army Corps Veterans’ Association.
March 29, 2013 – 2012 Stull Family Research Award U.Va. Students Delve into the Past to Find Explanations March 29, 2013 Matt Kelly Undergraduate history researchers at the University of Virginia are finding new ways of examining some old topics.
March 29, 2013 - 2012 Harrison Undergraduate Research Award U.Va. Students Delve into the Past to Find Explanations March 29, 2013 Matt Kelly Undergraduate history researchers at the University of Virginia are finding new ways of examining some old topics.
March 29, 2013 - 2012 Finger Family Undergraduate Research Award U.Va. Students Delve into the Past to Find Explanations March 29, 2013 Matt Kelly Undergraduate history researchers at the University of Virginia are finding new ways of examining some old topics.
March 29, 2013 – Roman historian Quintus Curtius Rufus is a reliable source on Alexander the Great. What might Spartan-centric scholarship reveal? And why did it take North Carolina a full year to ratify the Constitution after all other states at the time had done so in 1788?
March 19, 2013 – Undergraduate researchers will undertake a vast range of projects this summer. Among them, studying the writings of 18th-century political theorist Edmund Burke, engineering organic biological replacements or repairs for diseased tissues, finding the keys to addiction and obesity, and examining retinal ganglion cells.
February 19, 2013 – Ben Bissell, a fourth-year student at the University of Virginia that one professor lauded as “one of the most advanced undergraduates I have ever met,” has received a 2013 Luce Foundation Scholarship.
March 14, 2012 — Forty-six University of Virginia undergraduates have received funding to support their independent research this summer, including 44 who received 38 Harrison Undergraduate Research Awards and two more students who had their research underwritten by the Stull family of Dallas and the Finger family of Houston.
February 20, 2012 — Helping residents of Southside Virginia lower their utility costs. Improving primary and preventative health care in St. Kitts. Assessing water health in Africa and Guatemala, vocational training in India, and "girlfighting" in Charlottesville city schools. Sustainable schoolyard gardening at Clark Elementary.