Celebrating a Transformation

The stunning transformation of an uninviting, uncomfortable, plain-vanilla classroom facility into warm and welcoming setting for collaborative learning and innovative research was abundant reason to celebrate on October 24. Curry School alumni, friends, faculty, staff, and community partners gathered under a starry sky to commemorate the completed renovation of Ruffner Hall and its significance for the future of the Curry School of Education. Nearly 300 people gathered over the course of the evening to tour the building and reminisce with colleagues, old friends, and former professors. Read More »

Morgan Brian

Morgan Brian: Soccer Standout, Kinesiology Major

The 2014 Soccer American’s Player of the Year, Morgan Brian is a fourth-year student in our kinesiology program—a major she believes has made her more knowledgeable about her own sports injuries and those of her teammates and friends. Read More »

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Curry Alumni Ground Virginia’s SOL Innovation Committee

This past summer, through an exhaustive review of stakeholder recommendations and applications, Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton selected 30 Virginians from across the Commonwealth to serve on the Standards of Learning Innovation Committee. The Curry School of Education is proudly represented on the committee by seven experienced professionals who are alumni of our graduate programs. Read More »

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Ruffner Hall: Open for Business

Ruffner Hall is open for business this fall after its 18-month major overhaul, and it looks amazing! Check out some of these photos of great spaces for students to meet, work, … Read More »

Alumni News & Class Notes

passed away on November 21, 2014, at home after a long battle with neurological Lyme Disea ... [more]

The Remedy by H Marie Williams. Self-published, 2014 “The difference between a victim and ... [more]

received her MS degree in Nutrition and Exercise Science from Queens College in 2013. She ... [more]

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Alumni Books

The Remedy by H Marie Williams. Self-published, 2014 “The difference between a victim and an overcomer is that a victim is injured, harmed, hurt, even killed by an offender where an overcomer has succ ... [more]

Making Mentoring Work by Emily David. Rowman and Littlefield, 2014 ... [more]

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Alumni Spotlight

(90)–a legendary educator–died on October 6, 2014, at home with his family, where he spent the last days of his battle with Leukemia. His lifetime achievements earned him recognition from the University of Virginia, the City of Charlottesville, the Virginia General Assembly and President Barack Obama for his work in Civil Rights education. The history […] ... [more]

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Curry Blog

Curry School alumni have a reputation for being leaders as well as for being passionate ab ... [more]

Guest post by Kay Buchanan Head Education Services The librarians have returned to the thi ... [more]

A brand new free e-book is available from the Youth-Nex, the U.Va. Center to Promote Effec ... [more]

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