Topic: Alumnae

Barbie Breaks Bad

Barbie Breaks Bad

Playwright addresses body image, tough childhoods and Barbie dolls

DeeDee Stewart (Grad '02) wrote and stars in the one-woman show Dirty Barbie and Other Girlhood Tales

February 13, 2012

From Center Court to Cover

From Center Court to Cover

UVA basketball player launches a career as a model

Former UVA basketball player launches a career as a model

December 12, 2011

Ten Reasons to Love 2011 at UVA

Ten Reasons to Love 2011 at UVA

1. A national title and a bowl bid

Dom Starsia guides the men’s lacrosse team to the NCAA championship, and football coach Mike London leads the...

December 12, 2011

How to Keep New Hires

How to Keep New Hires

Lilith Christiansen (Com ’95) explores why people stay at their jobs

Ever search for a new job ... on the job? According to Lilith Christiansen (Com ’95), management consultant, and co-author of the book Successful Onboarding, almost one third of new...

October 11, 2011

A Summer at a Bolivian Orphanage

A Summer at a Bolivian Orphanage

An alumna’s rejuvenating volunteer experience

Last summer, I visited an orphanage in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, called the Stansberry Children’s Home. The trip was full of unexpected coincidences and on the first day,...

October 10, 2011

Peak Care

Peak Care

Dr. Luanne Freer saves lives on the roof of the world

Dr. Luanne Freer (Nurs '80) provides medical care on Mount Everest

September 19, 2011

Sowing the Seeds of Peace

Sowing the Seeds of Peace

Diplomat Judith Raine Baroody (Grad ’85) brings together divided Cypriots

Diplomats in blue jeans, we gazed up anxiously at the September skies of Cyprus as we assembled chairs and sound equipment for the festival to bring together Greek- and...

August 26, 2011

Chick Lit Flick

Chick Lit Flick

Emily Giffin’s debut novel adapted to the big screen

You know you’ve arrived when you have a cameo in a movie based on your bestselling novel. Emily Giffin (Law ‘97) appears in the movie adaptation of...

Fall 2011

Becoming Tina Fey

Becoming Tina Fey

Tongue-in-cheek memoir maps rise to fame

A look at Fey's new book, Bossypants

Fall 2011

Witness to Revolution

Witness to Revolution

Surviving the April 2010 coup in Kyrgyzstan

Jia Tolentino (Col '09), member of the Peace Corps, survives the April 2010 coup in Kyrgystan

Fall 2011

Career Change Pays Off

Career Change Pays Off

Rosena Sammi (Law ’01) leaves law for jewelry design

Working the long hours necessary to advance at a New York law firm made Rosena Sammi (Law ’01) appreciate that life is too short not to pursue one&rsquo...

June 27, 2011

1990-92: So Close

1990-92: So Close

Final Four stretch highlighted Debbie Ryan's tenure

Retrospect: Final Four stretch highlighted Debbie Ryan's tenure

Summer 2011

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Highlights

Water for the World

Water for the World

A new tablet, developed by UVA engineers, could hold the answer to clean water for millions.

Welcome, Class of 2022

Welcome, Class of 2022

More than 3,800 first-years will join the Wahoo family this fall. Dig into some of the numbers that shape the Class of 2022.