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The University of Virginia and UVA’s College at Wise are doing something about it, thanks in part to a new fellowship helping to revitalize the region.
Faculty at the University of Virginia and UVA’s College at Wise are helping one another make a difference in the lives of Southwest Virginians. In a time of increasing consideration for the future of rural communities, academic partnerships become an important tool for building economic development across the commonwealth.
Following a Spring 2019 student anthropology class project, this summer we are excited to launch a small exhibition highlighting artifacts from archaeological excavations of Kitty Foster’s home site adjacent to campus.
Just more than 200 years ago, three U.S. presidents gathered to lay the cornerstone for the University of Virginia, a place they hoped would educate the future leaders of their fledgling democracy.
During Final Exercises this weekend, the University of Virginia will award more than 7,000 degrees across its 11 schools, continuing a steady climb in the number of degrees awarded annually and, more broadly, the number of students from Virginia and around the world who have found life-changing opportunity at UVA.