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Christina Kim has conducted hearing research in the lab of neuroscientist Jeff Corwin.
Featured Story | April 24, 2019

Graduating biomedical engineering student Christina Kim “has had a huge positive impact on our ASL program and on the University during her time here,” a faculty mentor said. In 2017, she and her graduate mentor, Mark Rudolf, an M.D. and Ph.D. candidate, earned a Double Hoo Research Award in support of the work.

Featured Story | April 18, 2019

The annual Double Hoo research grants offer graduate students an early opportunity to mentor undergraduates, and give undergraduates an experienced partner to aid in the pursuit of their research goals.

Featured Story | April 17, 2019

Working as a Double Hoo research team, Gordon Brezicki and Jonathan Zheng seek a less expensive, more sustainable way to create methanol. 

Featured Story | April 15, 2019

Concerned about our native mason bees, two student researchers are tracking the spread of two introduced Japanese species that now dominate mason bee fauna and may be competing with the natives.

Featured Story | May 18, 2018

The graduating class contains 53 Harrison Undergraduate Research Award winners, 49 Global Health Scholars, 39 Jefferson Public Citizen Award recipients, 29 Double-’Hoo Research Award recipients, 13 Community-Based Undergraduate Research Grants recipients and 10 University Awards for Projects in the Arts recipients.

Featured Story | May 8, 2018

The annual “Double ’Hoo” grants offer graduate students an early opportunity to mentor undergraduates, and give undergraduates an experienced partner to aid in the pursuit of their research goals. 

Thomas Jefferson statue by artist Gault
Featured Story | April 28, 2017

This summer, pairs of University of Virginia student researchers will examine corrosion in aluminum alloys, probe the social and economic impact of large urban development in the Middle East and develop new therapies for multiple sclerosis.

Corridor lined with bookshelves
Featured Story | April 22, 2016

This summer, pairs of University of Virginia student researchers will receive funding to examine local mentoring programs, women’s health and ion channels in immune cells, among other projects.

Illustration of human brain
Featured Story | May 20, 2015

This summer, pairs of University of Virginia student researchers will examine exoplanets, experiment with repairing brain and spine tissue and look at the history of Southern agriculture.

"We did it" graduation collage
Featured Story | May 14, 2015

The University of Virginia’s Class of 2015 has distinguished itself in many ways, earning dozens of prestigious national and University-wide honors and scholarships.

Student group eating pizza
Featured Story | July 24, 2014

Today more than ever, students are seeking to build their résumés while they’re still undergraduates – and the most crucial time to do so is during the summer months.

Student group at ice cream social
Featured Story | June 17, 2014

Undergraduates enjoy their favorite topics and toppings at an ice cream social June 8 in the Clark Hall mural room that brought together students doing research on Grounds this summer.

Cahterine Zucker with high resolution astronomy telescope
Featured Story | May 20, 2014

The University of Virginia has awarded six “Double-’Hoo” Research Grants, which fund pairings of undergraduate and graduate students who collaborate on research projects.