Understanding Nigeria with Ambassador John Campbell (CLAS ’66, GSAS ’67) and Vice Provost for Global Affairs Ambassador Stephen Mull

On Thursday, April 29th, alumni, parents, and friends joined for a special online conversation between Ambassador John Campbell (CLAS ’66, GSAS ’67) and Vice Provost for Global Affairs Ambassador Stephen Mull. We enjoyed hearing about Ambassador Campbell’s experiences in the region, how Nigeria has changed due to external and internal factors, and how the United States might be…

Innovation, Economics, and Equity: The Future of Decarbonization

On Thursday, April 22nd, alumni, parents, and friends joined us for “Innovation, Economics, and Equity: The Future of Decarbonization”. We learned about how firms are taking action to reduce their carbon emissions, how forest preservation can assist with achieving net zero emissions, and heard about current and future innovations as we work towards this goal….

UVA Entertainment Club of Los Angeles: April Speaker Series with Jessica Lamour (CLAS ’09), Television Writer

On Thursday, April 21st, alumni, parents, and friends joined us for our April Speaker Series featuring Jessica Lamour (CLAS ’09), Television Writer. Jessica recommends the following books for writing resources: “The TV Writer’s Workbook” by Ellen Sandler “Writing Television Sitcoms” by Evan Smith “Save the Cat” by Blake Snyder “The Eight Characters of Comedy” by…

UVA Club of Tidewater: Hoo’s Got the ViBe?

On Tuesday, April 20th, alumni, parents, and friends enjoyed a virtual trip through the ViBe District! We heard from Jeremy Maloney (ARCH ’04), ViBe District Board Member, and Kate Pittman, Executive Director of ViBe District. Located near the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, the ViBe Creative District is the most vibrant art and cultural hub in Hampton Roads….

“The Economy and Carbon Emissions”: In Conversation with President Jim Ryan and Dr. Arun Majumdar

On Thursday, April 15th, alumni, parents, and friends enjoyed a virtual conversation with President Jim Ryan (LAW ’92) and Dr. Arun Majumdar on “The Economy and Carbon Emissions”. We enjoyed learning about technological developments, efforts to mitigate climate change, and what we need to do to achieve an equitable carbon-free economy. Dr. Arun Majumdar is the Jay Precourt Provostial Chair…

On-Air with Andres Clarens

Andres Clarens is a 1999 graduate from UVA’s School of Engineering and a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Associate Director at the Environmental Resilience Institute, and the Virginia Environmentally Sustainable Technologies Laboratory Director. He joined On-Air with UVA to discuss net-zero carbon emissions and how we can get to net-zero and solve climate change….