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FEATURED STORY | March 12, 2018

Study: Global Fisheries to Decline 20 Percent, on Average, by 2300

A new, long-view study of climate and the oceans suggests that, as a result of rising global temperatures, the world’s fisheries could be, on average, 20 percent less productive by the year 2300.

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Early Childhood Education

  • February 03, 2016

    With the $5 million of funding from IES, Pianta and his team will conduct a school division-wide study of the policies and practices that support learning in PK-3 classes. Their research will take place in the Fairfax County Public School (FCPS) division.

  • January 20, 2016

    The Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (CASTL) at the University of Virginia initiated the first Leadership Academy last week, as part of the VPI+ Initiative.

  • November 11, 2015

    For two days, members of the Virginia House of Delegates joined state and national education experts to discuss a variety of education topics such as early childhood education, higher education, public charter schools, educational leadership.


Natural Resources

  • February 15, 2017

    University of Virginia faculty members are helping Virginia’s coastal communities rise to the challenge of encroaching seas – especially in heavily populated areas. The Hampton Roads region faces some of the highest sea-level rise rates in the world.

  • February 07, 2017

    Before the 1990s, the rusty-patched bumblebee could be found in 28 states throughout the Midwest and the New England region. Then, it vanished mysteriously.

  • August 29, 2016

    Citizens living in the Chesapeake Bay watershed who want to live and eat healthy while helping the health of the bay now have a handy online tool with which to better understand how individual lifestyle decisions cascade into the environment.