Eco-Hydrologist Lawrence Band Works to Solve “Wicked Problems”
Media Studies Alumna Sticks to the Facts
When she was a second-year student at UVA, Jenna Dagenhart (Media Studies ’13) attended a career panel through the College where Wyatt Andrews (Government and Foreign Affairs ’74), then a national correspondent for CBS News, spoke about his career as a reporter.
Deborah McDowell Honored with the 2018 Zintl Leadership Award
Undergraduate Artist Takes Her Work Across the Pond
Fourth-year student Corrinne James first drew attention for her artwork in preschool. James’ teacher called her mother, but not to rave about a prodigy’s creative skill—rather, to express her worry over James’ obsession with drawing the same girl stick figure, over and over.
Through endowed professorships, Arts & Sciences welcomes top academics
More than 25 new faculty members joined the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences this academic year. They are part of an ambitious campaign to bring more than 200 new faculty members to the College by the year 2020 as a generation of esteemed professors begins to retire in increasing numbers. Several of those new faculty members are national leaders in their fields, and were recruited to the University with endowed professorships.
Trailblazing neuroscientist JC Cang researches the visual system in his new Gilmer Hall lab
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-Ian Baucom, Dean of Arts & Sciences
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