A new app allows readers to explore two editions of Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia and a modern annotated and searchable text.
How do you excavate underneath a 200-year-old building that’s the centerpiece of a World Heritage site? Very, very carefully. And with lasers.
Gerry Warburg shares lessons learned from Nixon's registration in 1974, including how voter participation can inspire bipartisan action.
If you thought the sounds of the University Chapel's bells are made by an expert ringer toiling inside the steeple, think again.
The discovery of a 6,500-gallon brick-and-cement cistern next to the Rotunda sheds new light on some of the history of the Grounds’ construction.
Take a look at the pocket knife of James Hay Jr., author of "The Honor Men."
J. Roy Vorhauer (Educ '67, '77) worked for 27 years as teacher, coach, principal, and professor, trying throughout his career to improve race relations in schools. At UVA he was...
Telling the history of UVA one piece at a time.
Two UVA history professors receive major accolades for their scholarship.
Only some of Manning's ideas came to be, but he defined a way of thinking about growth at the University and raised important questions about building values.
It's likely that no one has taken more pictures of University life than Ed Roseberry. Here are just a few of the photos that earned him the nickname "Flash."
A section of the Berlin Wall, with a spray-painted mural titled "Kings of Freedom," has been installed on Central Grounds.
You might think that UVA was founded in 1819, but that's not the whole story.
Look through the walls of the Rotunda with this architectural rendering.
A close look at the preparations for phase two of the Rotunda renovation project.