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Golf’s Sacred Journey

Golf’s Sacred Journey

Sports psychologist David L. Cook (Grad '84) recently released the sequel to his bestselling first book Golf’s Sacred Journey. The sequel, Johnny’s U.S. Open: Golf

My Attempt at Swimming the English Channel

My Attempt at Swimming the English Channel

On August 1, 2013, I made my attempt to swim across the English Channel. At age 59, I am the second oldest American female "Channel Aspirant."

My love of open

Superstitions

Superstitions

Current and former Cavaliers admit to holding numerous superstitions, or what some of them call "pregame rituals."

Mark Bernardino Retires

Mark Bernardino Retires

After 35 years of coaching and 27 ACC titles, swimming and diving coach retires.

Olympic Twist

Olympic Twist

Nine years after competition, shot putter Adam Nelson wins Olympic gold.

Airtime

Airtime

Former Cavaliers Tony Covington and Ted Jeffries bring expertise to U.Va. broadcasts.

Game. Set. Champs.

Game. Set. Champs.

Men's tennis wins first NCAA title in dramatic fashion.

Home-Court Advantage

Home-Court Advantage

U.Va.'s new squash facility is among the nation's best.

Hoo Preview 2013: Take 5

Crash Courses

Crash Courses

From gangster films to cell biology to teaching technology, take a crash course in some of the material taught during Summer Session.

Swimming and diving coach Mark Bernardino retires, Augie Busch named as successor

Virginia tops No. 1-seed UCLA 4-3 to claim first national championship

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.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Did You Know?

    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?

  • What Lies Beneath

    Maintaining a 6-mile network of tunnels under Grounds is a never-ending job for U.Va.'s facilities workers. They spend every day of the year fixing valves, draining traps and conducting routine inspections on the pipes that heat the Grounds.

  • Do the Robot

    In her lab in U.Va.’s Olsson Hall, Amy LaViers, assistant professor in systems and information engineering, can make robots dance.

  • Admiral of the Antarctic

    Before embarking on a naval career that would send him to the North and South poles, Rear Adm. Richard E. Byrd spent a year studying at U.Va.

  • Smart Money

    Professor Richard Netemeyer talks about the how and why of financial education, and offers a few tips to help with everyday financial matters.

  • Better, Stronger, Faster

    U.Va.’s SPEED Clinic uses high-tech wizardry to help weekend warriors develop a better gait.

  • Podcast People

    Alumna Lulu Miller (Grad '13) and Alix Spiegel have created a new National Public Radio show with a focus on how invisible forces influence human behavior.

  • Predicting Crime, 140 Characters at a Time

    U.Va. research professor Matthew Gerber has developed a computer program that uses Twitter to predict crime patterns.