Annie Rorem (Batten ’13) conducts research on education and labor force participation with a particular interest in gender.
The 2014 Gallup-Purdue Index measures the long-term success of college graduates along three axes—and shows that UVA alumni come out ahead of their peers on each.
A few of the latest University news stories.
Take a look into the past, with commentary on select ads provided by UVA history professor and BackStory co-host Brian Balogh.
College of Arts & Sciences: 41.5% Education: 11.1% Engineering: 10.6% Graduate Arts & Sciences: 7.9% Law: 7.4%
Data are current through June 2015<...
Virginia (84,556) New York (10,721) California (10,680) Maryland (10,100) North Carolina (8,837)
Data current as of June 2015
An award-winning filmmaker gives a master class on Grounds; an alumnus finds his niche in comedy.
A look at wrestling coach Steve Garland's formidable record.
Six recent book releases from UVA alumni and faculty.
Over the second weekend in april, more than 1,800 people—including nearly 1,200 alumni—attended Black Alumni Weekend on Grounds.
An outline of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism report on the Rolling Stone article “A Rape on Campus.”
Eric Topol (Col ’75), director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, is helping untangle the mystery of sudden, unexplained death.
The Virginia Alumni Mentoring program matches students who are interested in a certain profession with graduates who are established in that field.
New York Times best-selling author Christie Golden has written dozens of novels, many based on licensed properties, including Star Wars and Star Trek, and created fantasy fiction's first elven vampire.
Since leaving a career in the U.S. Army, Rob Marsh (Col '78) has devoted his life to serving as a country doctor in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley.