• 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.

  • Intersecting Disciplines

    Forget everything you know about required classes. The College rethinks curriculum.

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    Bud Life

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I was the first woman in lots of positions at Texas. That was in some ways a tougher environment than here.

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