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Expertise & A Gentle Nature
Joanne Walsh’s positive experience at UVA Cancer Center inspired her to fund future research on brain cancer.
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The Last Frontier
Lawn Society members Sandra Stern (Ed ’85) and her husband, Evan, are also longtime supporters of the School of Education and Human Development. With Evan battling Parkinson’s-related dementia, the Sterns felt they had to act. So they created the Stern Bicentennial Professorship in Education and Neuroscience to leverage the School of Education and Human Development's existing strengths with the increasing prominence of pan-University efforts in neuroscience research.
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Ivy Foundation Commits $2 Million For COVID-19 Translational Research Fund
The Charlottesville-based Ivy Foundation has committed $2 million to accelerate biomedical research focused on COVID-19 at the University of Virginia.
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Gift Advances COVID-19 Research
The Manning family made a $1 million gift creating a fund for research efforts addressing COVID-19 challenges.
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Sea Change
Pete Ten Eyck and UVA’s researchers join forces to save oyster reefs on the Eastern Shore.
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Reimagining Appalachia
UVA students see firsthand how impact investing is restoring hope to this changing region.