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Laura NelsonLaura Nelson (Col ’11)
In November, Nelson, a political and social thought major, became the 47th student from the University to become a Rhodes Scholar. The Rhodes Scholarships are
As a country, the U.S. produces the most trash on earth. Where does your garbage go?
U.S. Navy Cmdr. Dr. Trent Douglas (Col ’91) recently completed a humanitarian and civic assistance mission aboard the USNS Mercy hospital ship. The mission brought together an international
I’m a proud McIntire alum who now has more than 18 years of business experience, but I’ve always been something of a closet engineer. That
A first-hand account of an alumnus working for Kiva in Africa.
Fear paralyzed me. Although questions about my family’s safety clawed at me, I felt nothing. I sat in front of the television watching headlines projecting the devastation
The cheer “U-V-A, Go Hoos Go!” and the choreographed arm gestures that go with it are fixtures at Cavalier sporting events. A recent phenomenon has freed the arm alphabet
Margaret Brennan (Col ’02) combines a passion for international affairs with a journalist’s insight at Bloomberg Television.
Catherine Burke Sweet (Col ’77), one of the first female Rhodes Scholars, went to England to study in the late '70s and she never moved back.
Phoning It In
An application that allows smart phone users to send CT scan images remotely has proved useful in helping radiologists make preliminary diagnoses in medical cases.
Excerpts taken from C. Bruce Williams’ personal diary:
Tskaltubo City, Republic of Georgia September 2009
My host’s name is Zurab Janelidze. He is
Over the last year, Edward B. MacMahon Jr. (Col ’82) has been working as a defense attorney in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
A collaborative effort is strengthening Chinese connections among U.Va. alumni, students and officials.
Dan Restrepo (Col '93) is first to speak Spanish during a White House press briefing.
From the news, Afghanistan seems like a war zone where U.S. troops are constantly fighting Taliban fighters and face the threat of improvised explosive devices on a daily
U.Va. scientist explores children's memories of past lives
Alumnus Kevin Guskiewicz is at the forefront of diagnosing and understanding concussions.
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.
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Dean of Students Allen Groves is beloved for his compassion and humor.