Year 02 July 01 2015 through June 30 2016

Pillar II: Strengthen the University's Capacity to Advance Knowledge and Serve the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Nation, and the World through Research, Scholarship, Creative Arts and Innovation

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Brenna Monk and Kaia Dunne working on their prints
May 5, 2017


Third-year students Brenna Monk and Kaia Dunne discovered printmaking during their first year at UVA. Two years later, their time in the studio has indelibly marked their UVA experience and shaped their futures.

Student Entrepreneurs setting up a hydroponics table
May 4, 2017


Applying innovation to agriculture, a student startup plans to use hydroponics to grow fruits and vegetables four times faster using 90 percent less water.

Students in Elementary school classroom
April 18, 2017

UVA Researchers Asking How Race and Ethnicity Figure in the Classroom

Led by Catherine Bradshaw the Double Check program was created to both increase student engagement and reduce disciplinary actions and special education referrals, which disproportionately affect students of color, with the ultimate aim to integrate culturally responsive practices into classrooms.