Polls

Jul 14, 2014

The Honor Committee chair says that the Informed Retraction option, introduced in April 2013, has been a success. What’s your opinion on the addition of Informed Retraction?

  • Too soon to know what the effect will be: 39%
  • A needed change that has improved the Honor System: 33%
  • A mistake that has harmed the Honor System: 28%
  • Total Votes: 103
Poll

Jul 17, 2013

What was your favorite way to spend your college summers?

  • Back in my hometown
  • In Charlottesville, working and/or Summer Session
  • Traveling

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Summer in C’ville

Summer in C’ville
Why some students stick around

Nov 27, 2012

What might the Rotunda be best used for in the future?

  • Dome Room lecture series
  • Classroom and “flash seminar” space
  • Study space
  • Planetarium projected on dome interior
  • Remain as-is

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Time After Time

Time After Time
The evolution of the ever-changing Rotunda

Nov 20, 2012

What is your favorite food for Thanksgiving?

  • Turkey
  • Stuffing
  • Cranberries
  • Gravy
  • Pumpkin pie

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The Jefferson Thanksgiving Challenge

The Jefferson Thanksgiving Challenge
We challenged alumni chefs to create Thanksgiving dishes using only the ingredients that would have been available at Monticello during Thomas Jefferson's time.

Oct 17, 2012

After the sun goes down, what’s the creepiest place on Grounds?

  • University Cemetery
  • Alderman Library stacks
  • Brooks Hall
  • Other (add your choice in the comments section of the poll)

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Ghoulish Grounds

Ghoulish Grounds
Hair-raising tales from around the University

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Highlights

To Catch a Thief

To Catch a Thief

In the 1990s, Gilbert Bland Jr. stole rare maps from libraries across the country. This is the story of how a UVA investigator brought him to justice.

In the Beginning

In the Beginning

Hard work and innate talent help make an artist. But the artistic mind must also allow itself to be inspired, and to recognize inspiration in everyday life. Six UVA artists share what influenced them.

Resident Life

Resident Life

For physicians in training at UVA’s School of Medicine, no two days are the same. Over many years and thousands of cases, they learn to be ready for anything.

X Marks the Spot…For Now

X Marks the Spot…For Now

Astronomy professor Ken Seidelmann helped solve a minor mystery of the GPS era: Did the prime meridian move?