• Measured in Degrees

    UVA will confer another several thousand diplomas this spring. We’ve broken down past years’ academic degrees by disciplines. Take a look, and maybe a few clicks, at our interactive charts to explore the two-decade trends in subject-matter popularity.

  • Color Bind

    Excavation uncovers a dilemma: Should the colonnade be the bright white of our time or the unpainted tan of Jefferson’s?

  • Kathy McGruder hugs Nicole White (Engr ’21) and Maya Carter (Col ’21) at Newcomb Hall

    Faces of Grounds

    They have long tenure, but they don’t grade and they don’t judge. They make you feel at home.

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May Days 1970: The week that would change UVA forever, through the eyes of those who were there.

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I didn't want to burn down Maury Hall–I was trying to protect Shannon and his family.

Tom Gardner (Col ’71), a former student activist, on deterring a crowd during May Days

Hoos in the Kitchen - April 2018