U.Va. Grads Pursue Fulbrights for Study Abroad in Record Numbers

Fourteen U.Va. alumni and graduate students have been offered the grants, presented by the U.S. Department of State, in countries all around the world.

Global Studies Majors Find Job Success

College of Arts and Sciences

About 110 students graduated from the major in its first four years, with students beginning careers in a variety of fields, volunteering their time to the Peace Corps, pursuing higher degrees, and entering public service and non-profit work.

U.Va. Alums Are a Hit in China’s Pop Music Scene

University at Large

Peter Habib and Adam Nierow founded Mr. Fantastic, their production company, in 2006 and have found success in the Chinese music industry.

Alumna is Reducing Poverty, One Loan at a Time

University at Large

Karissa Nanetta is one of five “Kiva Zip Fellows,” working with microfinance leader Kiva Microfunds to provide small-scale, no-interest loans to impoverished entrepreneurs who lack access to traditional banking systems.

In the Spotlight

What: Join the University Singers, the University of Virginia’s premiere choral ensemble, this May as they embark on they first international concert tour in several decades.

Where: England, the Czech Republic, Poland, and Austria.
When: View May concert dates HERE