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Alumni chefs create dishes using only ingredients available at Monticello during Jefferson's time.
Workers stand on the Rotunda roof, where the first phase of a major renovation project is underway (see feature story). In other corners of the University, another
Are there spirits roaming the Academical Village? Phantoms in the stacks of Alderman Library? Take a spooky U.Va. tour with University Guides and historians.
["Borges in Charlottesville," Summer 2012] was a most enjoyable and informative article. It lacks only fuller references to the invaluable contributions of Jared Loewenstein to the bibliographical treasures
View the minutes from U.Va.'s first BOV meeting including Jefferson, Madison and Monroe.
Gretchen Gueguen, a digital archivist in the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, was out of the office in the days immediately following President Sullivan's resignation. But
In February 1972, Soviet poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko came to give a recital of his works in Old Cabell Hall. This visit came before the Dome Room was restored in the
Historically, our nation owes a debt to Thomas Jefferson ["Jefferson's Secret Bible," Spring 2012], who is by any measure one of America's great founding fathers.<
The history of Final Exercises at U.Va.
U.Va. researchers explore the ways that marriage has changed and look toward the future of the institution.
New blog documents the Civil War in letters, day by day, exactly 150 years later.
How the work of a Latin-American literary giant found a home at U.Va.
A new U.Va. archive digitizes manuscripts related to da Vinci's Treatise on Painting.
A former chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Julian Bond played a critical role in the civil rights movement alongside visionary leaders like Dr.
The Rotunda renovation moved one step closer to completion as workers spent part of the summer tackling the next challenge: painting the roof.
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.
Architecture alumnus Michael Perry draws inspiration from birds to design new homes—that attach to the sides of other buildings.
Alumna Fri Forjindam imagines the fantastic, then brings it to life at amusement parks.
The Cinderella-story Cavaliers defeated Vanderbilt in three games to take home the program’s first national title.
Former U.Va. women's soccer players Morgan Brian and Becky Sauerbrunn reunite with former coach Steve Swanson and bring home the World Cup.
Kristin J. Behfar offers three helpful tips for how teams can communicate more effectively and function more smoothly.
The 2014 Gallup-Purdue Index measures the long-term success of college graduates along three axes—and shows that U.Va. alumni come out ahead of their peers on each.