U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, the first member of UVA’s Army ROTC program to die in combat since the Vietnam War, was killed in June 2004 at the age of 27 when he attempted to stop two suicide bombers outside his base in Baquabah.
Students from a range of majors have been working in South Africa in recent years, collaborating with local citizens to build water filter factories in two villages with a great need for clean water.
College of Arts and Sciences
John M. Owen, Professor of Politics and a faculty fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture, adds his input on the recently failed coup in Turkey.
Owen Pell '83 has increasingly committed his time to pro bono work for the cause he is most passionate about: using the history of the Holocaust to prevent similar atrocities.