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The call of the wild beckons in many ways
A passion for the outdoors inspires the lives of many alumni. Some explore it, some guide others through it, some teach about it and others work to protect it.
Though mystery lingers, library exhibit brings Poe's legacy into sharp focus
Who was Edgar Allan Poe? An upcoming exhibition explores the author’s life and dispels many of the lurid myths about the American man of letters educated at U.Va.
1. The Disagreement by Nick Taylor (Col ’98, Grad ’05)
2. The Twilight Series by Stephenie Meyer
3. The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling<
The Gulf Stream: Tiny Plankton, Giant Bluefin, and the Amazing Story of the Powerful River in the Atlantic Stan Ulanski (Grad ’77) The University of North Carolina Press This interdisciplinary
Empowering art, past and present
Calla Lily Turned Away, 1923, Georgia O’Keeffe. Pastel on paper-faced cardboard, 14 x 10 7/8 inches. Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa fe. Gift of The Burnett Foundation. (c) Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
Service in Iraq motivates veteran to study Arabic, pursue journalism
I moved to Egypt in August to study Arabic at the American University in Cairo. I came by way of U.Va., but more by way of Iraq, a place I’ve never left far behind. I was a soldier there from 2004 to 2005, and I feel compelled to re-engage the Middle East on civilian terms.
Jay Gundy (Grad ’79) sees opportunities in Jefferson Trust
Break some rules to sell your strengths
A job search in a tight market is perhaps the best place to break some of the rules you have learned. To set yourself apart from the competition, you
Regional officers tie together U.Va. network
No matter where you are in the country—or the world, for that matter—you’re never far from a U.Va. connection. A network of regional clubs helps
Janet Napolitano (Law ’83) brings “no-nonsense” reputation to new role
In Office U.Va. alumni won gubernatorial and congressional races in the November elections.
Congress also saw the retirement of Republican Sen. John Warner (Law ’53), who had
The new year began with sad news, as two giants of the University community passed away in January. Gilbert J. Sullivan, retired Alumni Association director, died on
Recent discoveries on Grounds raise questions about the history of slavery.
Want to know the top 5 hidden gems around Grounds? The all-time leading sports scorers? Top foods at the dining hall?
One of Raphael's most famous frescoes has enjoyed its own renaissance at the University.
Sean Doolittle's long, strange baseball journey
Professor Daniel Willingham knows why students don't like school— it's all in how the brain works.
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.
Logan Sachon (Col '05) writes openly and honestly about finances, a subject once considered taboo, on the website The Billfold.
The agony and ecstasy of final exams (including excerpts from real blue book exams).
Physics professor Lou Bloomfield sets out to fix a wobbly table and discovers a substance that might do much more.
Alumna Audrey Davidow Lapidus writes about how a rare genetic syndrome has shaped her son's life as well as her own.