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Patient people, poetric address part of historic ceremony
On the morning of the inauguration of the 44th president of the United States, I woke up next to Abraham Lincoln...
Event draws record crowd
More than 1,200 members of the University community—alumni, faculty, students and friends—gathered in April for Black Alumni Weekend, making it the largest turnout in the event’s history.
John Sinders chases racing dreams in Dubai
John Sinders owns Khaleji Motorsport, which competes in the branch of auto racing that features cars like Porsche and Ferrari, and gets behind the wheel himself.
Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. voted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
For his efforts over the years, Wilson has been elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, along with former Bills defensive end Bruce Smith. Wilson’s contributions ranged from lending the Oakland Raiders $400,000 in 1962 to being a key voice in negotiations to avoid a players’ strike in 1977.
Sylven Landesberg (Col ’12), a first-year guard on the men’s basketball team, was named 2009 ACC Rookie of the Year. He joins Ralph Sampson (1980), Bryant Stith (1989) and Chris
Angela Hucles still at the center of women's soccer
Angela Hucles made history at the University of Virginia, and she’s still making history as a professional.
Former U.S. Senator John Warner (Law ’53) was made honorary Knight Commander by Queen Elizabeth II on March 17.
Audio excerpts from the Virginia Festival of the Book, including novelists John Grisham, Mary Doria Russell and poet Debra Nystrom.
Schuyler Fisk makes handmade folk-rock
Singer-songwriter Schuyler Fisk's (Col '06) debut album climbed to No. 1 on the iTunes folk charts.
Alumni are making movies, short films, television shows and documentaries, from coast to coast.
Emerging talents in the entertainment industry reveal the grit and creativity behind the glamour.
Rob Sheffield (Grad ’91) documents love and grieving in ‘Mix Tape’ book
Memories of wife and Charlottesville live in book by Rob Sheffield (Grad ’91)
Veronica Nolan (Col ’97) helps introduce students to the job market
There’s an expression in parts of Washington, D.C., hardest hit by poverty: “When you’re 14, you’re grown.” Low-income high school students are often on their own
Scholar named dean at U.Va.’s Batten School SOURCE: STAFF REPORTS, DAILY PROGRESS
China scholar Harry Harding will become the first dean of the University of
Lt. Page Felini (Engr ’00) breaks barriers as Navy pilot
Lt. Page Felini (Engr '00) breaks barriers—sound and gender—as a Navy demonstration pilot
Leigh-Taylor Smith (Col ’07) crowned in Miss America Pageant
Leigh-Taylor Smith (Col '07) crowned in Miss America Pageant
One of Raphael's most famous frescoes has enjoyed its own renaissance at the University.
Logan Sachon (Col '05) writes openly and honestly about finances, a subject once considered taboo, on the website The Billfold.
Generations of alumni reflect on military life over the past century, sharing stories of world wars and major American operations in Asia and the Middle East.
The agony and ecstasy of final exams (including excerpts from real blue book exams).
Recent discoveries on Grounds raise questions about the history of slavery.
Physics professor Lou Bloomfield sets out to fix a wobbly table and discovers a substance that might do much more.
Sean Doolittle's long, strange baseball journey
Alumna Audrey Davidow Lapidus writes about how a rare genetic syndrome has shaped her son's life as well as her own.
Professor Daniel Willingham knows why students don't like school— it's all in how the brain works.
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