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The School of Medicine overhauls its century-old educational approach
Doctors and nurses from the Health System weigh in about exciting new developments and big misconceptions.
The fight against flu has an arsenal of weapons—shots, pills, masks and more—but hand sanitizers have little punch in preventing the spread of the virus, researchers have
Researchers appear to be getting a workout assessing the value of exercise. One study, led by U.Va. psychiatry professor Wendy Lynch, used laboratory rats to examine the relationship
The Empire State Building, the iconic skyscraper featured in movies from King Kong to Sleepless in Seattle, is going green.
Bringing Bone Back to Life
Bone transplants often fail, but a new technique invented by Edward Botchwey, assistant professor of biomedical engineering and orthopaedic surgery, might make them more
Inventors of the year
The U.Va. Patent Foundation named professors Kevin R. Lynch and Timothy L. Macdonald the 2010 Edlich-Henderson Inventors of the Year. Their work happens at the
I thought he was just a cat.
When Oscar came to live on the third floor of the Steere House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Providence, R
When people think about arthritis, they often think of it as an old person’s disease—certainly not something that affects children. Unfortunately, that is a misconception;
A “pocket guide” to why this debate is happening and what circumstances have propelled reform initiatives, as told by U.Va. faculty experts.
Inside beige tents, medical staff from the University of Virginia provide free health care to anyone who comes to the Wise County Fairgrounds. Meet a few of the people who depend on the Remote Area Medical clinic for medical treatment, as well as those who volunteer their services.
Michael Rasbury is a sound designer, a composer and a professor of drama at U.Va., and he co-wrote a play inspired by his son, a musical about a boy with autism named Max.
Alumnus Adam Pesapane makes stop-motion magic and earns an Oscar nomination.
New alumni creations for mind and mirth.
John Leys reflects on football and war.
Former Cavaliers Tony Covington and Ted Jeffries bring expertise to U.Va. broadcasts.
Dean of Students Allen Groves is beloved for his compassion and humor.
U.Va.'s annual Reunions Weekend has a colorful origin.
An interactive graphic shows the connection between undergraduate major and occupation
Alumnus Kevin Guskiewicz is at the forefront of diagnosing and understanding concussions.
Is it time to bid farewell to "The Good Old Song"?
Sculptor Patrick Dougherty turns sticks into structure on U.Va.'s Arts Grounds.
Mark Thompson of Starr Hill Brewery explains how Jefferson crafted his own beer.
A photo essay capture moments from the women's soccer team's fierce, double-overtime victory against Notre Dame at Klöckner Stadium in October.