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Environmental sciences grad student Adrianna Foster spends her summer break at NASA.
From gangster films to cell biology to teaching technology, take a crash course in some of the material taught during Summer Session.
From superfast rocket engines to a book on common sense, here's a look at some U.Va. research that could change the world.
Physics professor Lou Bloomfield sets out to fix a wobbly table and discovers a substance that might do much more.
Astronomy professor Michael Strutskie talks about a pretty powerful telescope.
Scientists think they have finally discovered the elusive Higgs boson, which may be the biggest breakthrough since the theory of relativity.
U.Va. physics professor Brad Cox and a team of international scientists may be closing in on what many believe to be the origin of mass: a
High school teacher Katey Shirey (Col '04, Grad '07) travels to Antarctica to study the fabric of the universe.
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.
The article “Did You Know? A Collection of University Esoterica” [Winter 2009] reminded me of a question I’ve had in my mind for a long time. I’ve
Do you know which popular soft drink is named for a U.Va. alumnus? Or how about the top-secret military experiments conducted in the shadow of the Rotunda?
Alumnus Kevin Guskiewicz is at the forefront of diagnosing and understanding concussions.
A photo essay capture moments from the women's soccer team's fierce, double-overtime victory against Notre Dame at Klöckner Stadium in October.
Alumnus Adam Pesapane makes stop-motion magic and earns an Oscar nomination.
Dean of Students Allen Groves is beloved for his compassion and humor.
Sculptor Patrick Dougherty turns sticks into structure on U.Va.'s Arts Grounds.
U.Va.'s annual Reunions Weekend has a colorful origin.
Former Cavaliers Tony Covington and Ted Jeffries bring expertise to U.Va. broadcasts.
John Leys reflects on football and war.
New alumni creations for mind and mirth.
Mark Thompson of Starr Hill Brewery explains how Jefferson crafted his own beer.
Is it time to bid farewell to "The Good Old Song"?
An interactive graphic shows the connection between undergraduate major and occupation