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After studying at perhaps the most architecturally famous school in America, a number of U.Va. graduates have gone on to work at presidential places and end up preserving more than just buildings.
Alumna Fri Forjindam imagines the fantastic, then brings it to life at amusement parks.
Former U.Va. women's soccer players Morgan Brian and Becky Sauerbrunn reunite with former coach Steve Swanson and bring home the World Cup.
Alumna Micaela Connery had an idea in high school to offer a theater program open to kids of all abilities, including those with special needs.
Annie Rorem (Batten ’13) conducts research on education and labor force participation with a particular interest in gender.
A few of the latest University news stories.
New York Times best-selling author Christie Golden has written dozens of novels, many based on licensed properties, including Star Wars and Star Trek, and created fantasy fiction's first elven vampire.
Alumna and journalist Carielle Doe has been documenting the Ebola outbreak and its aftermath in Liberia.
Alumna searches for references to enslaved people to add them to “Unknown No Longer,” a public database of enslaved Virginians who appear in inventories, bills of sale, wills and other records.
H. Marie Williams (Educ '06) recently published a memoir about overcoming the trauma of sexual assault. She talked to U.Va. Magazine about The Remedy and her hopes for improving awareness about sexual assault survivors on Grounds.
Alumna Lulu Miller (Grad '13) and Alix Spiegel have created a new National Public Radio show with a focus on how invisible forces influence human behavior.
As chief historian for The History Channel, Libby O'Connell (Grad ’79, ’87) makes it her mission to engage the public in history.
Victoria (Col '13) and Brittany Maiden (Col '13), the so-called Sabre Twins, prepare for the twirling world championships.
Book critic Mythili Rao spoke to U.Va. Magazine about the process of book reviewing, and the books she's looking forward to in 2014.
The New Yorker said in its "Culture Desk" column that "her debut went without a hitch."
From the first building on Grounds to the first known female member of the Seven Society, this is our list of some premiere moments in U.Va. history.
Alumni chefs create dishes using only ingredients available at Monticello during Jefferson's time.
How U.Va. academics interpret the supernatural—spirits, visions, the undead and more—in their respective fields.
Former Virginia football player Chris Long spends two days removed from the glamour of professional football to learn about homelessness.
President Teresa A. Sullivan discusses how the University is helping students prepare for and enter the workforce.
How does a book get from the Ivy Stacks to you? Follow a book along its journey.
Tour of some of the mysterious, historic—and empty—properties owned by the University.
Doctors at the U.Va. Medical Center are taking a closer look at whether traditional Tibetan healing techniques can help patient outcomes—and stand up to scientific scrutiny.