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As a country, the U.S. produces the most trash on earth. Where does your garbage go?
More than 1,000 alumni, parents and friends gathered in Los Angeles for the first Western U.S. Alumni Weekend in September. In addition to faculty lectures and a beach barbecue,
For nearly a month, Thomas Jefferson was my only friend. I stumbled upon him on my very first day as a graduate student at the University of Missouri.
It was at the University of Virginia that I learned that Chinese American families like mine could be happy.
My dad and four older brothers emigrated from
The Virginia Film Festival will run from Thursday, Nov. 4 through Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010. Five alumni will bring their films to Charlottesville to screen at this year’s festival.
A year ago, I was called upon to defend a grant application for a writing retreat. The retreat was to be hosted by The Door of Hope Writing Group,
The University of Virginia Magazine e-newsletter received the top prize in the nation in the 2010 Circle of Excellence competition sponsored by CASE.
The e-newsletter, which is distributed
Michael Belinkie (Col ’98) finds his voice in the Navy Sea Chanters
Her Perspective: An alumna's career in radio
An alum reflects on his student experience during the early 1960s
The Empire State Building, the iconic skyscraper featured in movies from King Kong to Sleepless in Seattle, is going green.
In our fall issue, alumni experts offered advice about subjects ranging from renting an apartment to playing a harmonica. It comes as no surprise that our alumni have more
The band Birdlips records an album on the road.
U.S. Navy Cmdr. Dr. Trent Douglas (Col ’91) recently completed a humanitarian and civic assistance mission aboard the USNS Mercy hospital ship. The mission brought together an international
Many students graduate from the University with dreams of one day giving back to the school, once careers have developed or resources are available. Since I graduated two years
Recommended beach reads from U.Va.'s literati.
The "room of errors" is a new training tool a U.Va. nursing professor uses to get everyone from interns to nurses to therapists thinking more about reducing medical errors.
Maintaining a 6-mile network of tunnels under Grounds is a never-ending job for U.Va.'s facilities workers. They spend every day of the year fixing valves, draining traps and conducting routine inspections on the pipes that heat the Grounds.
To find out exactly how a changing climate affects us, U.Va. professors have undertaken studies that span the globe—from Virginia to the Arctic and beyond.
How does a book get from the Ivy Stacks to you? Follow a book along its journey.
Do you know which popular soft drink is named for a U.Va. alumnus? Or how about the top-secret military experiments conducted in the shadow of the Rotunda?
U.Va. law professor Josh Bowers advocates for a shift in the ways police officers see people and people see police officers. We are all human, he says, and entitled to dignified treatment.
One hundred and fifty years ago this spring, the Union army marched into Charlottesville. Somehow, U.Va. was spared from its torches.
An overview of how the University is responding to this issue.
Here’s how 16 intricately carved blocks of marble—each weighing more than three tons—were swapped out.
Two U.Va. economics professors find proof of love in their research.