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Five Quirks Around Grounds

Five Quirks Around Grounds

1. The Rotunda’s bulletproof clock face Replaced after the 1895 fire, the face was designed to be bulletproof because students...

Five Overlooked Gems at U.Va.

Five Overlooked Gems at U.Va.

From the music library in Old Cabell Hall to a biological station in southwest Virginia, U.Va. has more than a few unique and intriguing places off the beaten path.

Influential Alumni in Sports

Influential Alumni in Sports

1. Val Ackerman (Col ’81) A three-time captain and two-time Academic All-American basketball player at U.Va., Ackerman was the president...

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Highlights

More than a Museum

More than a Museum

Through its various university and community programs, the Fralin Museum of Art curates a spirit of collaboration.

Charlottesville A to Z

Charlottesville A to Z

A look beyond well-known favorites like Monticello and the Rotunda reveals some of the smaller, more unexpected things that make Charlottesville and the University so special.

Stories Evil Tells

Stories Evil Tells

Professor Alon Confino offers his thoughts on how humans use stories to explain our history and justify our motivations for doing things—the good things and especially the bad ones.

The Sounds of the City

The Sounds of the City

Architecture professor Karen Van Lengen launches a virtual library of New York City sounds.