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Initiative reCOVER, a U.Va. School of Architecture program, won first prize in an international housing competition for “Breathe House,” a design that will help with the reconstruction of
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 March 31 to April 2, Glass was in residency on Grounds, working with undergraduate and graduate students.
Honor Committee chair says that Informed Retraction, introduced in April 2013, has been a success.
The group bills itself as “the premier, the first, the only a cappella group for the musically challenged."
Two U.Va. history professors receive major accolades for their scholarship.
Kindergarten today isn't what it used to be, according to a study by two U.Va. researchers.
Elzinga has taught more than 40,000 U.Va. students since 1967, all the while penning murder mysteries on the side.
Photos from the history-making men's basketball season.
The Battle Building at UVA Children's Hospital will open its doors in June 2014.