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The House that George Built

The House that George Built

Have a look around the football program's new indoor practice facility and meet the team's four new coaches.

Aquaman

Aquaman

Swimming and diving coach Mark Bernardino is the longest-tenured coach at U.Va. What's the secret to his success? He'll say it's everyone else.

We Are the Champions

We Are the Champions

An infographic of Cavalier dominance in spring sports.

Top Athletes

Top Athletes

Soccer player Caroline Miller and tennis player Jarmere Jenkins received annual top athlete awards for 2013.

Sixth Sense

Sixth Sense

After losing his sight, alumnus Ty Thompson discovers the joys of golf.

Boston Connections

Boston Connections

Boston Marathon bombing effects felt in University community.

Q&A: “Obstacle Fit” Author Pete Williams (Col ‘91)

Read an excerpt of Obstacle Fit.

U.Va. Mag: Were you always physically active, even as a kid?

PW: I played organized baseball and basketball,

Let’s Get Physical

Let’s Get Physical

The following is an excerpt from the new book Obstacle Fit: Your Complete Training Program to Run Fast, Conquer Challenges, and Discover Your Inner Spartan, Mudder, or Warrior by

Top 5 Lists

Top 5 Lists

Want to know the top 5 hidden gems around Grounds? The all-time leading sports scorers? Top foods at the dining hall?

University Students, Faculty Dean Safe at Boston Marathon

Influential Alumni in Sports

Influential Alumni in Sports

1. Val Ackerman (Col ’81) A three-time captain and two-time Academic All-American basketball player at U.Va., Ackerman was the president of the WNBA from 1996-2005. She became

Leading Scorers, Women’s Sports

Leading Scorers, Women’s Sports

Basketball; Monica Wright (2006-10) 2,540 points. Wright broke the scoring record held by Dawn Staley (1989-92), who will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame this year. Field

Leading Scorers, Men’s Sports

Leading Scorers, Men’s Sports

Basketball; Bryant Stith (1989-92) 2,516 points. Stith broke the record held by Jeff Lamp (1978-81), who scored roughly 200 fewer 2,317 points during his career. Football; Connor Hughes (2002-05) 332 points. While

Unstoppable

Unstoppable

Monique Merrill (Col '91), one of the world's top female outdoor endurance athletes, finally finds peace.

On the Rise

On the Rise

Women's soccer beats Florida State and Maryland to win the ACC Championship.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • R&D: The Brain

    U.Va. researchers look at genetic variation among brain cells; top-of-the-tongue phenomena; and a new method for diagnosing traumatic brain injuries.

  • Capital Improvements

    A close look at the preparations for phase two of the Rotunda renovation project.

  • The Truth About Teenagers

    What teenagers are looking for, researchers say, is a chance to put their growing ideas and capacities to work.

  • New & Notable

    Poetry, scholarship, a young adult novel and a southwestern cookbook.

  • Seeing the Everyday in a Different Way

    The exhibit includes a rare Johns monoprint from 1954 and many other lithographs, lead reliefs, screen prints and embossings.

  • When They Knew

    We asked several Cavaliers to recall the moment in time when they knew they were good enough to play for U.Va.

  • Labor of Love

    Stories of love arrive by the thousands every year in the email inbox of Daniel Jones (Col ’85).

  • Wrestling Rising

    The University's wrestling team has had a number of firsts and bests since Steve Garland took over as head coach six years ago.