UVA Gives Diversity Awards to Longtime Professors McDowell and Dukes

Posted: March 16, 2016, 12:00am

The longtime faculty members will share UVA’s 2016 John T Casteen III Diversity-Equity-Inclusion Leadership Award this year for dedicating a significant part of their careers to making those three words – “diversity,” “equity” and “inclusion” – a reality on Grounds, improving the climate for all. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Anne E. Bromley)

UVA Commemoration to Explore MLK's "Call to Higher Ground"

Posted: January 14, 2016, 12:00am

Honoring the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will bring together University of Virginia and local community members in the coming weeks, as it has each January for more than 30 years. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Anne E. Bromley)

Let’s Talk: UVA to Hold ‘Diversity Dialogues’ Nov. 5 and 6

Posted: October 21, 2015, 2:28pm

Diversity Dialogues is a series of workshops where students, faculty, and staff will engage in dialogues on topics related to diversity and inclusion, with the goal of unifying efforts across Grounds and creating a more inclusive UVA. This year's dialogues will take place on November 5th and 6th, 2015. You may register for as many breakout sessions as you like. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Anne E. Bromley)

UVA VPCODE Named McIntire Award Winner

Posted: October 13, 2015, 6:00am

Dr. Marcus L. Martin is the recipient of this year’s Paul Goodloe McIntire Citizenship Award, given out each year by the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce. (READ MORE)

Source: The Daily Progress (Derek Quizon)

Civil Rights Leader Julian Bond Remembered

Posted: August 22, 2015, 8:23pm

Friends and admirers of Civil Rights legend and former UVA professor Julian Bond gathered at Darden Towe Park to honor his legacy. (READ MORE)

Source: The Daily Progress (Allison Wrabel)