Summer 2014

Summer 2014

Special Feature: Object Lesson, Telling the University's Story One Piece at a Time

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An ACC team hasn’t won the College World Series since 1955 (Wake Forest). Is this the year the Cavaliers will end that drought?



Hoop Dreams

Hoop Dreams

Photos from the history-making men's basketball season.

A Place for Kids

A Place for Kids

The Battle Building at UVA Children's Hospital will open its doors in June 2014.

Honor Update

Honor Update

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

The Maestro

The Maestro

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

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Songs In the Key of Life

The group bills itself as “the premier, the first, the only a cappella group for the musically challenged."

Alumni Spotlight

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Nathan Johnson (l) and James Bash,  founders of the Curry School Desegregation Center, in 1967. Photo courtesy U.Va. Special Collections Library


J. Roy Vorhauer (Educ '67, '77) worked for 27 years as teacher, coach, principal, and professor, trying throughout...

The Slick Bib

During my undergraduate studies at U.Va. I strengthened a habit and a mindset of...

The List

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Lou Bloomfield: The Invention of Vistik

The Invention of Vistik

UVa's Professor of Physics Lou Bloomfield takes us through the journey that led to his...

Photo Gallery

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Joey Baseball?

After the most successful basketball season in decades, fourth-year guard Joe Harris (aka Joey Hoops)...

Where Am I (May 2014)?

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The first-ever collisions of beams marks the true beginning of an adventure into an unknown realm of physics.

Brad Cox, one of several U.Va. physicists involved with the Large Hadron Collider outside Geneva. The facility, designed to increase knowledge about the beginnings of the universe, recorded its first collision of protons recently.