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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 U.Va. This year's dialogues will take place on November 5th and 6th, 2015. You may register for as many breakout sessions as you like.

U.Va. 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.

Civil Rights Leader Julian Bond Remembered

Posted: August 22, 2015, 8:23pm

Friends and admirers of Civil Rights legend and former U.Va. professor Julian Bond gathered at Darden Towe Park to honor his legacy.

Gibbons House Dedication Memorializes Former Slaves, Successful Free Lives

Posted: June 15, 2015, 12:00am

In June, the University of Virginia dedicated a new dorm honoring William and Isabella Gibbons.

Student, Biomedical Professor Earn Casteen Awards for Diversity Efforts

Posted: March 20, 2015, 12:00am

Joel Hockensmith, an associate professor of biochemistry and molecular genetics, and Ashley Blackwell, a fourth-year student, are the winners of the 2015 John T. Casteen III Diversity-Equity-Inclusion Leadership Award.