UVA Engineering, National Instruments Unveil $1.4 Million Discovery Laboratory

When she flew with six other astronauts aboard an Endeavour mission in 1992, Mae Jemison became the first African-American woman in space. She will speak at UVA on September 20 at 6:30 p.m. in Old Cabell Hall.

PureMadi Means ‘Pure Water:’ Engineering Project Leads to Student Summer Learning in South Africa

Waterborne pathogens sicken millions of people each year in countries with limited access to clean drinking water. Through a program called PureMadi, led by Henry L. Kinnier Professor of Environmental Engineering James Smith, students from a range of majors have been working in South Africa in recent years, collaborating with local citizens to build water filter factories