• Funding Academic Excellence

    Budgeting for a complex organization like the University of Virginia is no simple task. Here’s a look at some of the numbers, and the priorities behind them.

  • Smooth Operation

    A by-the-numbers look at what it takes to keep the fleet running.

  • In the Name of God

    Jerry White and Peter Ochs see a world aflame with killing in the name of God, and they want to fight fire with fire — and with data.

  • Print Shop

    UVA has two of the most precise bioprinters in the nation. What can they do? How do they do it?

  • The Engines

    The men and women profiled here act as role models to co-workers and students. They're dedicated — no matter what. And each has worked behind the scenes for decades to help make UVA a safer, stronger place.

  • Hoos on the Bus

    Each year, UTS provides more than 3 million rides to the University community. We hopped on a bus and asked seven passengers to share their stories.

  • Beyond the Bus

    From streetcars to UTS to the UBike program, a look at on-Grounds transportation past, present and future.

  • Talking Virginia Hoops with Mark Titus

    Former Grantland writer Mark Titus answers our questions about last year’s men’s basketball team and what might be in store for the season ahead.

Winter 2015

Winter 2015

University Financing 101, The Promise of 3-D Bioprinters, High Hopes for UVA Hoops, Fighting Religious Violence, The Workers Behind the Scenes and more!

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Highlights

Discovery and Loss

Discovery and Loss

Eleanor Gould delights in sharing glimpses of Monticello's biodiversity and inspires her Instagram followers to see the flowers and insects, fruits and vegetables, sun-dappled trees and sweeping vistas with fresh eyes.

The Moviegoers

The Moviegoers

The OFFScreen film series, run by UVA students, draws viewers to Grounds to catch offbeat films in Newcomb Hall Theater.

How to Ace an Interview

How to Ace an Interview

Job interviews will always be stressful. The stakes are high, and the margin for error is slim. Here's how Alumni Career Services can help.

Second Act

Second Act

After finishing his collegiate career as UVA’s all-time leading rusher, Thomas Jones (Col ’99) spent 12 years in the NFL before heading to Hollywood.

Objects May Be Closer than They Appear

Objects May Be Closer than They Appear

Beauty is not the only thing in the eye of the beholder. Height. Distance. Effort. Cognitive psychologist Dennis Proffitt studies how we see the world around us.

Growing Grounds

Growing Grounds

As the University has grown, so has its buildings. Here's a look at how some of the buildings on Grounds — old and new — measure up to each other.

Q & A with Provost Tom Katsouleas

Q & A with Provost Tom Katsouleas

Virginia Magazine sat down with UVA’s new executive vice president and provost to discuss his plans for the University (and learn a bit more about Katsouleas himself).

Ghost World

Ghost World

How UVA academics interpret the supernatural—spirits, visions, the undead and more—in their respective fields.

Alumni Spotlight

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Past, Present and Future

Alex Arriaga (Col '87) has tackled issues of human rights violations around the world — from torture and ethnic genocide to forced child marriage and the systemic rape of women in war zones — for the past 28 years. "Human rights," shes says, "is in my DNA."

The List

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Video

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Parkour 101

Parkour 101

Members of UVA's student Parkour group use Grounds as a playground, using everyday structures-- such...

Photo Gallery

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How did that happen?  I mean, how did it happen?

UVA Baseball Coach Brian O'Connor at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha after the Cavaliers won the 2015 College World Series.

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