More than 25 years after publishing Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know, E.D. Hirsch is seeing the teaching philosophies he's championed for becoming a basis for curriculum changes across America.
As chief historian for The History Channel, Libby O’Connell (Grad ’79, ’87) makes it her mission to engage the public in history.
Maintaining a 6-mile network of tunnels under Grounds is a never-ending job for UVA’s facilities workers. They spend every day of the year fixing valves, draining traps and conducting routine inspections on the pipes that heat the Grounds.
Ian Baucom, the new dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, believes that UVA can provide leadership in reframing the role of higher education in America.
Go behind the scenes at Scott Stadium for a look at the inner workings of a Cavaliers football game.
The School of Architecture's Center for Design and Health studies ways to improve the design and planning of buildings and environments for human health.
Since launching Reddit.com with his dorm mate Steve Huffman (Engr ’05), Alexis Ohanian (Com ’05) has emerged as the face and voice against government restrictions on the Internet.
Telling the history of UVA one piece at a time.
It's likely that no one has taken more pictures of University life than Ed Roseberry. Here are just a few of the photos that earned him the nickname "Flash."
A close look at the preparations for phase two of the Rotunda renovation project.
What teenagers are looking for, researchers say, is a chance to put their growing ideas and capacities to work.
Faculty and staff talk about what motivates them to help.
Stories of love arrive by the thousands every year in the email inbox of Daniel Jones (Col ’85).
Tina Fey answers questions from alumni.
While on a volunteer trip to Panama in 2011, first-year student Kasey Crute dove into a swimming hole. As soon as she descended below the water's surface, she felt her head hit and then a shock, like a vibration.
Tales of the University's tumultuous years.
The making of Tina Fey, as told by Fey's friends, professors and Fey herself.
UVA scientist explores children’s memories of past lives
The Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry provides insight into the future of health care.
Larry Sabato examines JFK's enduring influence on American politics.