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Virginia: Cradle of Presidents (and Chancellors)

Virginia: Cradle of Presidents (and Chancellors)

Homegrown scholars to lead University of Richmond, UCLA

Call it the American Dream, academia-style. Gene D. Block arrived on Grounds as an assistant professor of biology in 1978; two years later, Edward L. Ayers joined the history department....

Spring 2007

Going on Record

Going on Record

Black leaders reveal stories behind their rise

Phyllis Leffler’s cozy office is well off the beaten path, tucked under a stairway in Hotel F of the East Range. There, she toils quietly on a...

Spring 2007

News Briefs

News Briefs

Rankings Roundup

Watching rankings of all sorts has become a national pastime. Here are a few that spotlight UVA.

For the 13th straight year, UVA’s black-student...

Spring 2007

Qualified Support

Qualified Support

What faculty think of the Honor System

When cheating is observed, what do teaching faculty at the University do about it? The answer is far from unanimous. In a recent survey of faculty, only 27.6 percent said...

Spring 2007

Home-Grown Tradition

Home-Grown Tradition

UVaClubs gear up for Cavaliers Care

Traditions are revered at UVA, and one of the best to emerge in recent years has been Cavaliers Care.

Initially established through the efforts of the Alumni...

Spring 2007

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

On Africa

Thank you for spotlighting the work that Dr. Robert Swap and his colleagues are doing in southern Africa. I have had the privilege to work...

Spring 2007

Verbatim

Verbatim

“If you want to find out who Tiki and I are, we are a 100-percent reflection of our mother and what she’s...

Winter 2006

News Briefs

News Briefs

Building the sciences

An ambitious initiative to enhance UVA’s science and technology research is gaining steam with the appointment of two new faculty. Stephen S. Rich, one...

Winter 2006

Tempest in an Ink Well

Tempest in an Ink Well

Cavalier Daily cartoons create a stir

Comics in the 'Cavalier Daily' lead to a national controversy and questions about free speech.

Winter 2006

Khatami Visits Grounds

Khatami Visits Grounds

Under tight security, former Iranian President Mohammad Khatami, the first high-ranking Iranian official to visit the United States in 30 years, delivered remarks at the Rotunda on Sept. 7.

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Winter 2006

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Origins of Life, Revisited

The letter against intelligent design [in reference to “Ultimate Questions,” Summer 2006] signed by 49 UVA science faculty is revealing: not only do...

Winter 2006

Aiming High

Aiming High

Campaign chair Gordon Rainey on the University's $3 billion future

Excellence comes with a price: in the University's case, $3 billion. The chairman of the capital campaign explains what it's all about.

Fall 2006

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Readers share their thoughts about the Summer 2016 issue of Virginia Magazine.

Fall 2006

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Highlights

Bud Life

Bud Life

Along winding walkways and serpentine walls, our photo essay leads you down the gardens’ paths.

Looking back on tragedy

Looking back on tragedy

Mike Leinbach (Arch ’76, Engr ’81) led the extraordinary effort to piece together the space shuttle Columbia just days after he gave the go-ahead at its launch.

The Exit Interview

The Exit Interview

Teresa A. Sullivan talks with us about her presidency with characteristic grit and grace.