On Friday, October 6, 2017, tens of thousands of students and alumni joined on the Lawn to join in the launch of the University’s Bicentennial celebration.
The University plans to continue hosting bicentennial events until Jan. 25, 2019, the 200th anniversary of the charter’s signing.
In honor of UVA’s bicentennial, we asked some administrators what they think UVA—and higher education—will look like in 25–50 years.
From Dave Matthews to Stevie Wonder, Concert for Charlottesville brought some big names, and tens of thousands of fans, to town.
Take a look back at how the University has celebrated big anniversary milestones.
A small sampling of alumni reactions to the August 2017 violence in Charlottesville.
The UVA community reclaims a higher Grounds, seeking to supplant images of angry torch-bearers with scenes of peace.
News, information, resources and more in the wake of recent events.
When all goes well, life at UVA in the summer is quiet. But that doesn’t mean things aren’t happening. Here’s a snapshot of some of what happened on Grounds this summer.
UVA Alumni Association President Jenifer Andrasko comments on recent events in Charlottesville.
As the Board of Visitors searches for the University’s ninth president, take a look back at the first eight—the challenges they faced and their lasting imprints.
Think you know UVA’s Grounds? Take our 15-photo quiz to prove it!
Corporate executive and management expert Jenifer Andrasko, a former U.S. Navy pilot, mission commander and NATO officer, will be the University of Virginia Alumni Association’s next president and CEO.
Take a look at concerts at UVA throughout the past 70 years, from Fats Domino to Lady Gaga.
The University of Virginia has more than 230,000 living alumni. Take a look at how alumni demographics have changed over the past six decades, as well as where alumni live and what they do professionally.
After more than 11 years as president and CEO of the University of Virginia Alumni Association, Tom Faulders (Col ’71) announced plans to retire in June.
Having lost his best player in Malcolm Brogdon (Col ’15, Batten ’16), as well as other key cogs, Coach Tony Bennett believes Virginia has a long ways to go to live up to its billing as a top-10 team and possible Final Four contender. Fortunately, he still has fourth-year point guard London Perrantes (Col ’17).
Here’s a quick overview of career resources available to alumni. Plus, here’s how alumni can help students explore career possibilities.
Take a look at costumes at UVA from 1907 to the present, with commentary from UVA drama professor Gweneth West.
See some of the hidden remnants uncovered during the Rotunda restoration, including a chemical hearth and cistern.