• A student works in Alderman Library’s McGregor Room, a space designated for quiet study.

    Next Chapter

    The quiet spaces inside UVA’s 14 libraries take on new relevance in the digital age.

  • Boxing match in Memorial Gymnasium

    Lights Out

    No UVA team before or since has had consecutive undefeated seasons. Boxing went four years without a loss. Then it went away.

  • Presidential History

    As the Board of Visitors searches for the University’s ninth president, take a look back at the first eight—the challenges they faced and their lasting imprints.

  • A statue of Thomas Jefferson looks out upon the Darden School of Business campus, built in 1992.

    North of Eden

    Old vs. new, UVA past vs. UVA future: North Grounds gives a nod to Jeffersonian design, but at a distance.

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No UVA team before or since has had consecutive undefeated seasons. Boxing went four years without a loss. Then it went away.

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Faulkner, Revisited

A new exhibit, located in the main gallery of UVA’s Harrison Institute and Small Special Collections Library, marks the 60th anniversary of William Faulkner’s arrival on Grounds.

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Coy Barefoot (Grad '97) recounts how the University had to overcome determined opposition to come into existence.

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Fixer of Books

Fixer of Books

Eliza Gilligan’s job is to keep the University’s vast treasure trove of scholarly materials “usable, movable, durable [and] functional” for future students and researchers.

Videography by Jon Combs

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Once [Paul Saunier] locked into a belief, he didn’t let go. His belief was that UVA was going to be a better place because of the results of the efforts to diversify our student body.

Ernest Ern, former University administrator on Saunier’s efforts to integrate UVA

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