Spring 2014

Spring 2014

Labor of Love

Alumnus Daniel Jones puts his heart into "Modern Love" column

Stories of love arrive by the thousands every year in the email inbox of Daniel Jones (Col ’85).

Spring 2014

The Truth About Teenagers

U.Va. researchers finding teen years actually rich with energy, imagination

What teenagers are looking for, researchers say, is a chance to put their growing ideas and capacities to work.

Spring 2014

From the Heart

Faculty and staff talk about going the extra mile

Faculty and staff talk about what motivates them to help.

Spring 2014

Capital Improvements

Next phase of Rotunda renovation promises to breathe new life into iconic building

A close look at the preparations for phase two of the Rotunda renovation project.

University Digest

Value Statement

U.Va. has again been named one of the nation's top values among public universities.

Spring 2014


"All good things must eventually come to an end."

Spring 2014

A Real Lifesaver

During a training session at U.Va.’s School of Medicine last spring, medical...

Spring 2014

A Piece of History

President Teresa Sullivan recently gave her late mother’s nursing cape to the School of Nursing’s Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry.

Spring 2014

World Changers

Professors Linda Columbus and Dr. William Petri receive the Outstanding Faculty Award.

Spring 2014

Two for the Rhodes

Fourth-year students Evan Behrle and Charles Tyson have received Rhodes Scholarships.


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Wrestling Rising

The University's wrestling team has had a number of firsts and bests since Steve Garland took over as head coach six years ago.

Spring 2014

Holding Serve

The men's tennis team had a record-setting year in 2013.

Spring 2014

Their Cups Runneth Over

The efforts of Virginia’s men’s and women’s soccer players led both teams to the 2013 NCAA College Cup.

Spring 2014

When They Knew

We asked several Cavaliers to recall the moment in time when they knew they were good enough to play for U.Va.


Spring 2014

No Pressure

The New Yorker said in its "Culture Desk" column that "her debut went without a hitch."

Spring 2014

Everyone’s A Critic

Book critic Mythili Rao spoke to U.Va. Magazine about the process of book reviewing, and the books she's looking forward to in 2014.

Spring 2014

New & Notable

Poetry, scholarship, a young adult novel and a southwestern cookbook.

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Snow Day

Mina Pirasteh (Col ’15) documented a snow day on Grounds.

R&D: The Brain

U.Va. researchers look at genetic variation among brain cells; top-of-the-tongue phenomena; and a new method for diagnosing traumatic brain injuries.

Aristocracy of Talent

University President Teresa Sullivan discusses plans for recruiting and supporting a more economically diverse student body.

For the Record

Keep in touch with your classmates! Help with the Alumni Association's new alumni directory.

Flag of Honor

The flag that hangs in JPJ Arena once covered the casket of a Vietnam veteran.


Home Cooking

In the kitchen at U.Va.’s Lorna Sundberg International Center, students and community members come together to share home-cooked meals.