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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.

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

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Honor Update

    Honor Committee chair says that Informed Retraction, introduced in April 2013, has been a success.

  • Sports Briefs

    A tennis championship, a baseball no-hitter, a track school record and news from the Cavalier Marching Band.

  • The Maestro

    From March 31 to April 2, Glass was in residency on Grounds, working with undergraduate and graduate students.

  • 17 Things to Love About Charlottesville in the Summer

    From swimming holes to watering holes, alumni share their favorite activities and ways to keep cool.

  • Stem Cell Breakthrough

    The research is the first to show that a group of embryonic cells can be directed to grow in a particular way by stimulating only two signals that govern cell development.

  • What to Read This Summer

    Notable alumni and faculty recommend some of their favorite books for your summer reading.

  • Psst…

    Four scholars from U.Va.'s Miller Center offer their advice to the president on how to finish strong and create an enduring legacy.

  • Masterstroke

    When Kevin Sauer arrived in Charlottesville in 1988, the men's and women's club rowing teams shared a boathouse with no electricity. They had no truck to tow the boats.