• Residents take shelter from Hurricane Harvey in the George R. Brown Convention Center.

    Emergency Medicine

    A doctor thought she’d donate blankets and socks during Hurricane Harvey and ended up contributing so much more.

  • Banding Together

    Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.

  • Tom Berry wasn’t new to crisis management. He was part of the medical response at the Pentagon on 9/11.

    Calm Amid the Chaos

    From meditation to monitoring social media: How the UVA E.R. team prepared for the worst of a tragic weekend’s violence.

Winter 2017

Winter 2017

Getting a read on President-Elect Ryan; emergency medicine in the wake of Hurricane Harvey; the First Amendment in the context of Aug. 11-12; UVA hospital’s preparations for August’s violence—and much more!

Table of Contents

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November Edition:

  • Banding Together: Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.

October Edition:

Highlights

The Founder’s Secular Vision

The Founder’s Secular Vision

Jefferson’s University of Virginia was to be a modern, secular, science-centered university taught by scholars of distinction, with the students expected largely to govern themselves.

Selling Pablo to Pay for Pollock

Selling Pablo to Pay for Pollock

The Fralin Museum of Art at UVA is paying homage to world-famous art dealer Samuel Kootz (Law 1921) in an exhibition called “Dealer’s Choice: The Samuel Kootz Gallery 1945–1966,” which examines the role he played in the establishment of modern American art.

When Speech Meets Hate

When Speech Meets Hate

The First Amendment was a major player in the events of August 11/12. A UVA legal expert shows how, and also asks some whys.

Robot, take the wheel

Robot, take the wheel

Assistant Professor Nicola Bezzo's research focuses on creating systems to allow self-driving cars to deal with surprise events, such as a blown tire or sudden traffic.

End of an Era

End of an Era

The Littlepage years saw major gains, some setbacks and lots of tough calls subject to second-guessing.

UVA in the Rankings

UVA in the Rankings

See where UVA ranks among the top colleges and universities in the country, according to US News & World Report, Money Magazine, Princeton Review and The Economist.

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Making the Shots

Making the Shots

Go behind the scenes with longtime UVA sports photographer Matt Riley, from a day of fun studio shots to an exciting men’s basketball game at JPJ.
Banding Together

Banding Together

Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.

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Quotes

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We do take preparedness very seriously to empower people and to minimize suffering, and I'm very proud of that.

Tom Berry, emergency management director for the UVA Health System

Bookstore - March 2017