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Are We Alone?

Are We Alone?

How exactly can you evaluate whether there really might be life on other planets? The answer is a paradox, says U.Va. astronomy professor Ed Murphy.

Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

A list of top-selling books at the U.Va. Bookstore.

The Kennedy Effect

The Kennedy Effect

Larry Sabato examines JFK's enduring influence on American politics.

Required Listening

Judith Shatin, composer and U.Va. music prof., shares her must-hear tracks and compositions.

What Does $3 Billion Look Like?

What Does $3 Billion Look Like?

See how the recently completed campaign has changed U.Va.

Dewey Cornell leads threat assessment training for Virginia Public Schools

And That’s the Way It Was

And That’s the Way It Was

Professor Bruce Williams examines the decline of broadcast news.

Flight of the Cicadas

Flight of the Cicadas

Professor Haibo Dong studies the flight dynamics of an ancient bug to gain insight on robotic flyers.

Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

A list of top-selling books at the U.Va. Bookstore.

Lean on Me

Lean on Me

The Young Women Leaders Program, which pairs middle school girls with college women mentors, goes global.

U.Va. MOOC finds high attrition, high satisfaction

Remaking the University

Remaking the University

In the last issue of Virginia Magazine, I described the strategic planning process that was just beginning in Charlottesville. A few months later, we are seeing the first fruition

Rethinking the Way We Learn

Rethinking the Way We Learn

Professor Daniel Willingham knows why students don't like school— it's all in how the brain works.

Required Reading

Required Reading

Christopher Sprigman discusses "The Knockoff Economy" and what he reads for inspiration.

Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

Top-sellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Psst…

    Four scholars from U.Va.'s Miller Center offer their advice to the president on how to finish strong and create an enduring legacy.

  • What to Read This Summer

    Notable alumni and faculty recommend some of their favorite books for your summer reading.

  • Masterstroke

    When Kevin Sauer arrived in Charlottesville in 1988, the men's and women's club rowing teams shared a boathouse with no electricity. They had no truck to tow the boats.

  • The Maestro

    From March 31 to April 2, Glass was in residency on Grounds, working with undergraduate and graduate students.

  • 17 Things to Love About Charlottesville in the Summer

    From swimming holes to watering holes, alumni share their favorite activities and ways to keep cool.

  • Stem Cell Breakthrough

    The research is the first to show that a group of embryonic cells can be directed to grow in a particular way by stimulating only two signals that govern cell development.

  • Sports Briefs

    A tennis championship, a baseball no-hitter, a track school record and news from the Cavalier Marching Band.

  • Physical Science

    John Brenkus, creator and host of ESPN's Sport Science, explains the physics and physiology of four U.Va. athletes.