Spring 2011

Spring 2011

Physical Science

John Brenkus (Col ’93) explores the physics—and aches and pains—of athletics

John Brenkus, creator and host of ESPN's Sport Science, explains the physics and physiology of four UVA athletes.

Spring 2011

Adjusting the Prescription

The School of Medicine overhauls its century-old educational approach

The School of Medicine overhauls its century-old educational approach

University Digest

Spring 2011

Working Like a Dog

Zander, UVA’s bomb-sniffing police dog, has been checking event venues for explosives, responding...

Spring 2011

News Briefs

Bang for the Buck The University retained its No. 3 ranking for the fifth time in...

Spring 2011

Recovery in Haiti

Initiative reCOVER, a UVA School of Architecture program, won first prize in an international housing...

Spring 2011

Painting a Farewell

An exhibition of paintings by Richard Crozier, who has taught drawing and painting courses at...

Spring 2011

Bookmarked

You made history, now you can write it. Celebrate the legacy of women at the...

Spring 2011

Verbatim

“We must maintain faith in the future. We will be able to speed up...

Spring 2011

Have Smarts, Will Travel

Laura Nelson (Col ’11) In November, Nelson, a political and social thought major, became the 4...

Spring 2011

A Life, a Legacy

Wesley Harris (Engr ’64) helped bring MLK to Grounds 5 months before his "I Have a Dream" speech.

Sports

Spring 2011

Sidearm Sizzler

Game Two of baseball’s World Series, eighth inning, two outs, a runner on...

Spring 2011

Cavalier Aces

Ranked No. 17 in the preseason Collegiate Baseball poll, the Cavalier baseball team has some aces...

Spring 2011

Goal-Oriented

As a player, Ben Olsen reached some of soccer’s highest peaks. At UVA,...

Spring 2011

Faces to Watch

Brittany Altomare (Col ‘13) Led the women’s golf team last season with a 73.53...

Arts

Spring 2011

Mind’s Eye

Nir Avissar’s photography documents military life in Israel

More Departments

We Are Stardust

We Are Stardust

Astronomy professor Edward M. Murphy (Grad '93, '96) knows how the universe began. He also has a pretty good idea of how it will end.

Smoke Alarm

Smoke Alarm

Nicotine use during pregnancy linked to psychiatric disorders in offspring

Play Time

Play Time

Students take love of games to new level