• Residents take shelter from Hurricane Harvey in the George R. Brown Convention Center.

    Emergency Medicine

    A doctor thought she’d donate blankets and socks during Hurricane Harvey and ended up contributing so much more.

  • Tom Berry wasn’t new to crisis management. He was part of the medical response at the Pentagon on 9/11.

    Calm Amid the Chaos

    From meditation to monitoring social media: How the UVA E.R. team prepared for the worst of a tragic weekend’s violence.

  • Bowl Bites

    Virginia is going bowling! Here are some UVA football lines you can casually but knowingly drop into conversation at your next cocktail party.

Winter 2017

Winter 2017

Getting a read on President-Elect Ryan; emergency medicine in the wake of Hurricane Harvey; the First Amendment in the context of Aug. 11-12; UVA hospital’s preparations for August’s violence—and much more!

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Highlights

UVA in the Rankings

UVA in the Rankings

See where UVA ranks among the top colleges and universities in the country, according to US News & World Report, Money Magazine, Princeton Review and The Economist.

Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

A doctor thought she’d donate blankets and socks during Hurricane Harvey and ended up contributing so much more.

The Founder’s Secular Vision

The Founder’s Secular Vision

Jefferson’s University of Virginia was to be a modern, secular, science-centered university taught by scholars of distinction, with the students expected largely to govern themselves.

End of an Era

End of an Era

The Littlepage years saw major gains, some setbacks and lots of tough calls subject to second-guessing.

Robot, take the wheel

Robot, take the wheel

Assistant Professor Nicola Bezzo's research focuses on creating systems to allow self-driving cars to deal with surprise events, such as a blown tire or sudden traffic.

When Speech Meets Hate

When Speech Meets Hate

The First Amendment was a major player in the events of August 11/12. A UVA legal expert shows how, and also asks some whys.

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Banding Together

Banding Together

Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.
Fixer of Books

Fixer of Books

Eliza Gilligan’s job is to keep the University’s vast treasure trove of scholarly materials “usable, movable, durable [and] functional” for future students and researchers.

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Quotes

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We do take preparedness very seriously to empower people and to minimize suffering, and I'm very proud of that.

Tom Berry, emergency management director for the UVA Health System

Beecroft & Bull - November 2017