Photo Gallery: What Am I?

What Am I? (July 2016)

What Am I? (July 2016) Congratulations to Catherine Creighton (Col ’14) who won a $25 UVA Bookstore gift card by correctly answering that this is a metal recreation of a Rotunda capital, located on the path behind the West Range.

Where Am I? (April 2015)

Where Am I? (April 2015) **Contest Closed**

Congratulations to Danica Kuncio (Col '08) who correctly guessed that this is a photo of UVA's Fan Mountain Observatory.

What Am I (January 2014)?

What Am I (January 2014)?

**Contest Closed**

Congrats to Amy Rodgers (Col '14) for correctly answering that the above image is a shot of the wrestling mat in Memorial Gymnasium

What Am I?

What Am I?

**CONTEST CLOSED**

Answer: The Merton Spire is in the center of Pavilion Garden VI. Carved for Oxford's Merton College Chapel in 1451, it was given to the University in 1928 to honor Jefferson's educational ideals. Read more about the spire on UVA Today and on the Pavilion Gardens website.

Winner: TBD

Who Made Me?

Who Made Me?

My creator said that I would demonstrate: “What would happen if you could place your right ear on the left side of your head.” Who made me?

Ray Bice made me.

Congratulations to Steven Swier (Engr ’83), whose name was chosen at random from the readers who correctly identified this photo in our April 2010 e-newsletter. He wins a $25 UVA Bookstore gift certificate.

Highlights

Theatre of the Macabre

Theatre of the Macabre

Jefferson’s Anatomical Theatre gave way to grave robbers, the student Cadaver Society and, eventually, the wrecking ball.

Unquoting Jefferson

Unquoting Jefferson

At the University of Virginia, the postelection ignited a distinctly UVA form of protest: an outbreak of remarkably civil discourse about Thomas Jefferson.