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Topics > Track & Field
Nine years after competition, shot putter Adam Nelson wins Olympic gold.
Virginia's sparkling new track facility and its ACC champs
What is a “day in the life” like for two student-athletes while their sports are in season?
April 23: The U.Va. Polo Club’s men’s team beats Cornell 28-14 to claim the U.S. Polo Association Intercollegiate National Championship at Cornell. The women’s team
The men’s and women’s swimming teams each notched their fourth straight ACC championships this spring, and Matt McLean (Col ’11) went on to win the NCAA
Virginia’s track and field program has received a boost from a former Cavalier volleyball player. Amy Mitchell Griffin (Col ’98) pledged $5 million toward the construction of a planned $14 million
Brittany AltomareBrittany Altomare (Col ‘13) Led the women’s golf team last season with a 73.53 stroke average and was U.Va.‘s top finisher in seven of 12 tournaments Tied teammate Calle
Monica Wright (Col ’10), U.Va.’s all-time leading scorer in women’s basketball, was named to the 2010 WNBA All-Rookie Team after scoring in double digits in 10 games
Steve Garland (Col ’00) became the first Cavalier wrestling coach to be voted ACC Coach of the Year when he received the honor in March. Garland, an All-American
Sylven Landesberg (Col ’12), a first-year guard on the men’s basketball team, was named 2009 ACC Rookie of the Year. He joins Ralph Sampson (1980), Bryant Stith (1989) and Chris
Ryan Foster (Engr ’08) put his name in the record books by becoming the first Cavalier male to win an individual ACC cross-country title. Foster, a team captain,
Cromer (Col ’02, Grad ’03) was an All-American at U.Va., and visions of standing on the winners’ podium at the Olympics bring a smile to her face.
Shortly after final exams in late May, traffic thins, the pace slows and a lazy calm settles over Charlottesville. Weary students have ventured home for the prospect of summer
How exactly can you evaluate whether there really might be life on other planets? The answer is a paradox, says U.Va. astronomy professor Ed Murphy.
Three spooky stories from alumnus Rob Craighurst's Charlottesville ghost tour.
Former Cavaliers Tony Covington and Ted Jeffries bring expertise to U.Va. broadcasts.
Learn the hidden stories behind one of U.Va.'s most unusual places.
Actor and public speaking expert Rob Biesenbach (Col '85) shares a handful of the more common offenses.
In 1939 and 1953, students gave grand funerals for two beloved University dogs.
New alumni creations for mind and mirth.
Is it time to bid farewell to "The Good Old Song"?
Larry Sabato examines JFK's enduring influence on American politics.
See the Rotunda fire like you've never seen it before.
U.Va.'s annual Reunions Weekend has a colorful origin.