Tom Bloom, chair of the drama department at UVA, leads a tour of the new Ruth Caplin Theatre.

UVA’s innovative Ruth Caplin Theatre opens its doors tonight

The lobby of the new Ruth Caplin Theatre at UVA was still filled with hard hats yesterday as workers rushed to ready the state-of-the-art theater for its big debut performance of You Can’t Take it With You this evening. Tom Bloom, associate professor and chair of the UVA drama department, says that the unveiling will be both a “huge relief and […]

In the nine months since UVA President Teresa Sullivan’s attempted ouster, the University’s communications department has been completely restructured—and brought directly under the president’s command. Photo: John Robinson

UVA rebuilds its communications department, hands Sullivan the reins

As the first anniversary of the attempted ouster of UVA President Teresa Sullivan approaches, a major restructuring of the upper levels of the University’s administration is underway, as still-new Chief Operating Officer Patrick Hogan reshuffles his business and fundraising chiefs. But an even bigger management shift has gotten less attention. Sullivan has reorganized, renamed, and […]