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A visiting professor points out a curious feature of the Jefferson statue, and lecturer W. Scott Harrop investigates its meaning.
Religious studies professor John Portmann ponders a difficult question.
Professor Margaret Mohrmann considers a question that lies at the root of human existence.
Photo Essay: Chaplains provide another dimension of care at the U.Va. Hospital.
["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
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.<
In the twilight of his life, Jefferson began exploring his faith and deepening his understanding of the Bible and Christianity.
Here’s how 16 intricately carved blocks of marble—each weighing more than three tons—were swapped out.
Architecture professor Karen Van Lengen launches a virtual library of New York City sounds.
A look beyond well-known favorites like Monticello and the Rotunda reveals some of the smaller, more unexpected things that make Charlottesville and the University so special.
Professor Alon Confino offers his thoughts on how humans use stories to explain our history and justify our motivations for doing things—the good things and especially the bad ones.
Bernard Mayes had a long list of achievements before he even came to U.Va. But on Grounds, he is perhaps best remembered as a Cambridge gentleman in a tweed jacket who broke down barriers for gay students and colleagues alike.
The Virginia Alumni Mentoring program matches students who are interested in a certain profession with graduates who are established in that field.
Since leaving a career in the U.S. Army, Rob Marsh (Col '78) has devoted his life to serving as a country doctor in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley.
Through its various university and community programs, the Fralin Museum of Art curates a spirit of collaboration.