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.
Peter Low, who retires this month after 50 years on the faculty of the University of Virginia School of Law, has worn many hats over the course of his career: Supreme Court clerk, law reformer, associate dean, U.Va. provost and professor.
Three newly awarded National Endowment for the Arts grants will help the University of Virginia build its momentum in advancing and supporting the creative arts.
Art during the Dutch Golden Age, which spanned the late 16th and 17th centuries, gave portraiture a place of great prominence.
A new study of the state’s public higher education institutions underscores the University of Virginia’s ability to deliver a high-quality education while effectively managing resources.
The University of Virginia is one step closer to implementing a clear and detailed roadmap for the future, following Board of Visitors’ approval Friday of the core elements of a new strategic plan.