• Start Celebrating

    You might think that U.Va. was founded in 1819, but that's not the whole story.

  • Make Flowers Bloom

    Historic gardens come alive with the arrival of spring.

  • Your Soundtrack to Spring

    Listen to spring playlists from Akil Mitchell, the Hullabahoos, Dean Groves and others—guaranteed to improve your mood.

  • From the Heart

    Faculty and staff talk about what motivates them to help.

Spring 2014

Spring 2014

Capital Improvements: What's Next for the Rotunda. Plus: Faculty and staff go the extra mile, modern love, and teen research

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R&D: The Brain

R&D: The Brain

U.Va. researchers look at genetic variation among brain cells; top-of-the-tongue phenomena; and a new method for diagnosing traumatic brain injuries.

The Truth About Teenagers

The Truth About Teenagers

What teenagers are looking for, researchers say, is a chance to put their growing ideas and capacities to work.

When They Knew

When They Knew

We asked several Cavaliers to recall the moment in time when they knew they were good enough to play for U.Va.

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Wrestling Rising

The University's wrestling team has had a number of firsts and bests since Steve Garland took over as head coach six years ago.

New & Notable

New & Notable

Poetry, scholarship, a young adult novel and a southwestern cookbook.

Labor of Love

Labor of Love

Stories of love arrive by the thousands every year in the email inbox of Daniel Jones (Col ’85).

Alumni Spotlight

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James Bell's (Arch '80) latest book tells the 40-year story of Adelaide and Lucien as...

The List

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Lou Bloomfield: The Invention of Vistik

The Invention of Vistik

UVa's Professor of Physics Lou Bloomfield takes us through the journey that led to his...

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People who are afraid to go to horror movies are generally afraid their whole lives. People say to me, 'Do you have nightmares?' I never have nightmares!

The late Stan Winston (Col '68), a Hollywood special effects artist who was responsible for some of cinema's most extraordinary creatures, such as "Jurassic Park" dinosaurs, "Terminator" cyborgs and Edward Scissorhands.