The University of Virginia has been named the No. 2 public university in the country in the 2017 edition of the U.S. News & World Report rankings, up one spot from No. 3 in 2016.
The brain is the most complex organ in the human body, and it now is the subject of study for the University of Virginia’s newest multi-disciplinary, pan-University undertaking: The UVA Brain Institute.
The University of Virginia has launched a new internship center within the U.Va. Career Center to assist students in researching and securing internships and other experiential learning opportunities.
The University of Virginia Board of Visitors approved an extension of President Teresa A. Sullivan’s employment contract on Tuesday during a special meeting in Charlottesville.
The University of Virginia has been awarded the 2015 Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization, which highlights excellence in global education.
University of Virginia Executive Vice President and Provost John D. Simon has been named the next president of Lehigh University, officials announced Friday. Simon, who has served as the chief academic officer at U.Va. since 2011, will assume the new post on July 1.
Its name is Rivanna, and it’s the University of Virginia’s new $2.4 million Cray computing cluster, a high-performance machine – really a combination of linked high-power computers (hence, “cluster”) – designed to greatly enhance and establish computationally intensive and data-intensive research at the University.
The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia has approved a new Master of Science in Data Science program at the University of Virginia, offered through the University’s Data Science Institute.
Investments to enhance the educational experience, build the faculty and sustain the University of Virginia’s commitment to making world-class education affordable are at the heart of the 2014-15 fiscal year budget proposal.