During Moran Chen’s time as a physics doctoral student, she helped set a world record in an area of physics that could play a crucial role in giving rise to a prototype quantum computer.
“If not for scholarship support and AccessUVA, I simply wouldn’t be here.”
He may not be the most typical student you’ll find in a Civil War seminar, but Robert Dewberry, soon to graduate with a bachelor's degree in history, may well be the most excited to be there.
Blake will return to U.Va. in the fall to begin her masters at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy.
Britt will use a Kenan Fellowship to examine the interaction of students, faculty and slaves in U.Va.’s Academical Village from 1825 to Reconstruction.
The global public health major will graduate May 16 with a minor in art and proceed to the School of Medicine’s one-year master’s degree program in public health in the fall.
Among the fourteen professors and five graduate instructors receiving University teaching awards, nine are from Arts & Sciences.
Professor Thompson will use the grant to write and translate “After Lawrence: Woodrow Wilson and the Brief Promise of Arab Liberalism.”
This academic year, 10 students worked as interns for about 100 hours each semester in the museum, and took part in three training sessions and three academic seminars.
“Causes Won and Lost: The End of the Civil War,” is bringing together leading historians to discuss the war’s closing, its aftermath and its legacy in American life.