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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.

Healthcare Innovation

  • March 12, 2015

    When it comes to preventing medical errors while caring for patients, it’s one thing to tell hospital staff to follow protocol. It’s another thing to show them how to apply that knowledge in a realistic setting.

  • September 23, 2014

    The University of Virginia Center for Telehealth received a 2014 Governor’s Technology Award for making it easier to access high-quality care and health education for patients across Virginia. - See more at:

  • September 03, 2014

    A team of University of Virginia nursing and medical professors and clinicians has received a $1.08 million federal grant to expand the reach and practice of interprofessional education at U.Va. and beyond. - See more at:


Early Childhood Education

  • August 01, 2014

    The early childhood years are critical for children to gain knowledge and skills that provide the foundation for later learning. Young children learn these skills through the interactions they have with their teachers.

  • September 01, 2013

    The Virginia Kindergarten Readiness Program was commissioned in Fall 2013 and is being conducted in multiple phases.

  • August 01, 2013

    Early literacy screening is the key to providing effective literacy instruction and preventing future reading problems. The Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening (PALS) provides a comprehensive assessment of young children’s knowledge of the important


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