Topic: Philanthropy

Paying Up for Pancakes

Paying Up for Pancakes

Resulting from an admission-essay promise, Pancakes for Parkinson’s is now the largest student-run fundraiser on Grounds

Students cooked up 10,000 pancakes at this year's annual Pancakes for Parkinson's breakfast.

Winter 2014

The James A.D. Cox Distinguished Lectureship in Architecture

The James A.D. Cox Distinguished Lectureship in Architecture

A professor is honored for his mentorship and love of culture

James Cox came to the University of Virginia from England as a visiting professor of design in the School of Architecture from 1961-62. While he was there, he took...

November 4, 2013

A Way to Remember

A Way to Remember

Charity Lacrosse Tournament Honors Students

Charity lacrosse tournament honors students.

Summer 2012

UVA Squash Teams Get a New Home

UVA Squash Teams Get a New Home

Facility will host hundreds of spectators and will double the number of courts

Until this year, UVA's men's and women's club squash teams, each ranked among the Top 50 college squads in the nation, shared five courts between Slaughter Recreation...

Summer 2012

Brain Power

Brain Power

Contemplative Sciences Center stretches traditional boundaries

No two brains at UVA go about their business the same way. With the inception of the school's new Contemplative Sciences Center, faculty and students will be able...

Summer 2012

Top of His Game

Top of His Game

Mike London donates to AccessUVa

One week before his team’s trip to Georgia for the Chick-fil-A Bowl, head football coach Mike London announced that he would match a $50,000 University athletics department donation...

Spring 2012

News Briefs

News Briefs

Practice Facility Planned

A new indoor practice field, designed to accommodate the football program and available to the rest of University’s teams, is on the way. &ldquo...

Winter 2011

Flue Flaws

Flue Flaws

Cracks in chimneys lead to banning fires in fireplaces

Students have always had to sacrifice some creature comforts for the honor of living on the Lawn, and this year a long-standing tradition was sacrificed as well in the...

Winter 2011

Putting Ideas Into Action

Putting Ideas Into Action

Jefferson Public Citizens program gives students springboard for projects

Jefferson Public Citizens helps students bring classroom learning to life

Fall 2011

Preserving, Progressing

Preserving, Progressing

Jefferson Trust grants help a variety of projects

The Jefferson Trust honored the University’s past as well as its future in awarding grants this year.

A project to preserve Thomas Jefferson’s...

Fall 2009

The Next Great Initiative

The Next Great Initiative

Jay Gundy (Grad ’79) sees opportunities in Jefferson Trust

With his appointment as executive director of the Jefferson Trust, James A. “Jay” Gundy (Grad ’79) takes charge of a program rooted in tradition.

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Spring 2009

News Briefs

News Briefs

Animal Rights

Bob Barker, longtime host of the game show The Price is Right and animal-rights advocate, has given $1 million to the Law School to establish an animal law...

Spring 2009

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Highlights

Streak Show

Streak Show

An update on a running University tradition, stripped to its bare essentials.

Museum Man

Museum Man

The Fralin has a new director and chief curator. Michael McLendon will look to expand the museum’s influence with his strong background in both classical and contemporary art.

Pigments of Your Imagination

Pigments of Your Imagination

Let our adult coloring book help you find your happy place. We have just the place in mind. A few of them, in fact.