• So Close

    The 2016 Men’s Basketball season ended with a heartbreaker, but the record will show the amazing trajectory Coach Tony Bennett’s team took.

  • The Pause

    A UVA trauma nurse discusses the origins and importance of “The Pause,” a ritual practice that honors both a patient’s life and medical workers’ efforts to save it.

  • Tale as Old as Time

    You know that sensation you feel when watching a favorite Disney film? A UVA art professor calls it the Disney myth and explains how we fall under its spell.

  • Studio Space

    Take a look inside the A-School’s changing, bustling collaborative workspace, where students spend many hours eating, breathing and (sometimes) sleeping architecture.

Spring 2016

Spring 2016

How Disney casts its spell; see inside the architecture studio space; how a University detective caught a serial map thief; the life of medical residents—and much more!

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The History of Calendars

The History of Calendars

The Gregorian calendar seems steady and unchangeable, right? Well, it took us a long time to get here. And it’s not even done changing.

News from Around Grounds

News from Around Grounds

An alumna appears on Shark Tank, an old Faulkner play hits newsstands, the Law School gets a new dean, UVA gets its 51st Rhodes Scholar, and more.

Around the Clocks

Around the Clocks

From historical markers to scoreboards and stock tickers, here’s a look at some of the ways we mark time on Grounds.

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.

Time May Change Me

Time May Change Me

Preservationists and construction crews are working to repair even the smallest details of the Rotunda.

Labs of Yore

Labs of Yore

Faculty and alumni remember some true relics of University history: computer labs.

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.

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Follow That Guide

Follow that Guide

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Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body & mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of the day.

Thomas Jefferson, to Pierre Samuel DuPont de Nemours, April 1816

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