• The First President

    UVA’s first president introduced the modern era, but some of Edwin Alderman’s progressive notions were anything but.

  • Party of the Centuries

    October’s Bicentennial Launch Celebration figures to be one heck of a party.

  • Visitor in Chief

    The Board of Visitors’ new rector talks about where we’re going, how he likes to manage and what he’s looking for in the next president.

  • Griddle Me This

    For decades, it cheered our hearts, warmed our blood and hardened our arteries. The origin story and afterlife of the Grillswith. And also the recipe.

Charlottesville Aftermath

  • Fighting Fire with Fellowship The UVA community reclaims a higher Grounds, seeking to supplant images of angry torch-bearers with scenes of peace.
  • An Outpouring Pours In: A small sampling of alumni reactions to the August 2017 violence in Charlottesville
  • Aftermath: News, information, resources and more in the wake of recent events

Highlights

Visitor in Chief

Visitor in Chief

The Board of Visitors’ new rector talks about where we’re going, how he likes to manage and what he’s looking for in the next president.

Enslaved Laborers Memorial Approved

Enslaved Laborers Memorial Approved

The Freedom Ring memorial, a representation of the University’s relationship with slavery, is expected to be completed by the Bicentennial in 2019.

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Memorial

A plaque on the north exterior wall of the Rotunda was dedicated in memory of...

Quotes

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Once [Paul Saunier] locked into a belief, he didn’t let go. His belief was that UVA was going to be a better place because of the results of the efforts to diversify our student body.

Ernest Ern, former University administrator on Saunier’s efforts to integrate UVA

Bookstore - March 2017