Summer 2011

Summer 2011

Rise of the Machines

As computers get smarter, experts examine the potential implications

Are humans on the cusp of building computers that are smarter than we are?

Summer 2011

The State of the University

Q&A with President Teresa Sullivan

What's going on with the budget? What about tuition increases? Read a Q&A with President Sullivan.

Summer 2011

Rockin’ the Grounds

From boogie-woogie to pure pop, bands have built on the University's musical legacy

A visual stroll through some magical moments provided by bands that made their mark on the music scene at U.Va.

University Digest

Summer 2011


“You look into the other person’s eyes and that phrase, ‘The windows into the...

Summer 2011

News Briefs

IN THE RANKINGS Peace Corps U.Va. ranks second in the number of alumni entering...

Summer 2011

Step on the Gas

James Galloway and Allison LeachIf you want to better gauge how your lifestyle affects the...

Summer 2011

Back on Track

Virginia’s track and field program has received a boost from a former Cavalier volleyball...

Summer 2011

‘A True Legend’

Debbie RyanWith a salute at midcourt and a thank you for the support of Cavalier...

Summer 2011

Artful Transformation

Installing a Henry Moore sculpture outside the Art Museum Photo by Jane HaleyOn Rugby Road,...

Summer 2011

Patient Friendly

Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center Photo by Dan AddisonThe newly opened Emily Couric Clinical Cancer...

Summer 2011

Getting In

From a record number of applicants, the Office of Admission has offered spots in the...

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Clearing the Air

Image by NASAFor nearly 18 months, University officials have been responding to requests for information from...

Summer 2011

The First Inauguration

Edwin AldermanFor a variety of reasons, Thomas Jefferson decreed that there be no president. Instead,...


Summer 2011

A Hoops First

Ralph Sampson Photo courtesy of Virginia AthleticsRalph Sampson, the 7-4 center who led the U...

Summer 2011

Sports Briefs

Swimming Sweep The men’s and women’s swimming teams each notched their fourth straight...

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Embracing a Legacy

Claire Crippen Photo by Matt RileyAs a high school student in Pennsylvania, Claire Crippen (Col ’11)...


Summer 2011

New & Notable

Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal Conor...

Summer 2011

Head Over Heels

What does being in love feel like? Drew Emery’s (Grad ’89) documentary Inlaws and Outlaws...

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Super Powers

Surviving two bouts of cancer means embracing -- and resisting -- change

In the Red

U.Va. studies explore money and what happens when there isn’t enough of it


What Defines Us?

Alumni share views of the student experience at U.Va. What defines your experience?