Topic: UVA Tradition

Subtopics:   Honor Code Secret Society
The First Inauguration

The First Inauguration

For a variety of reasons, Thomas Jefferson decreed that there be no president. Instead, the administration of the University was entrusted to a chairman of the faculty.

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Summer 2011

The Inauguration of Teresa A. Sullivan

The Inauguration of Teresa A. Sullivan

University officially welcomes its eighth president

When she took office on Aug. 1, 2010, Teresa A. Sullivan became the first woman to hold the University’s top job. But she said she wanted her inauguration to...

Summer 2011

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Women at UVA

I enjoyed reading your article [“A History of Women at UVA,” Spring 2011], however I was disappointed that there was no mention of women in...

Summer 2011

Remembrances from War Years

Remembrances from War Years

An alumna who studied engineering shares a few memories

An alumna who studied engineering shares a few memories

April 13, 2011

Meet the Presidents

Meet the Presidents

A new exhibit illuminates the leaders of the University

Illustrating the lives and times of the eight presidents of the University

March 16, 2011

1982: The Rise and Fall of Easters

1982: The Rise and Fall of Easters

The University’s Easters celebrations began innocently enough in the late 19th century as formal dances, held Monday through Saturday of the week following Easter Sunday. In those...

Spring 2011

Top Stories of 2010

Top Stories of 2010

Marked by record-breaking weather, devastating tragedy, and a change in leadership, 2010 was a watershed year for UVA.

January 17, 2011

All the Hoos in Hooville

All the Hoos in Hooville

Celebrating a decade of light

In celebration of a decade of the Lighting of the Lawn, we asked members of the UVA community to share their holiday wishes for the University.

December 14, 2010

A Culture of Caring

A Culture of Caring

In August, when I became the University’s eighth president, I joined a community whose culture and traditions are unique among American universities. Part of what attracted me...

Winter 2010

Student Leader Updates

Student Leader Updates

Honor Committee

The University’s Honor System continues to stand the test of time. A student-governed body for 99 years and an integral part of student life for 160 years,...

Fall 2010

An Emotional Farewell

An Emotional Farewell

Casteen leads one last Final Exercises

During Final Exercises on May 23, John T. Casteen III delivered the commencement address to the Class of 2010 in one of his last official acts as University president. The University...

Fall 2010

Stroll the Mall? Streak the Lawn?

Stroll the Mall? Streak the Lawn?

What else is on the list of 110 things to do before graduation?

The Class of 2010 releases the list of 110 Things to Do Before You Graduate.

April 20, 2010

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

A collection of University esoterica

Do you know which popular soft drink is named for a UVA alumnus? Or how about the top-secret military experiments conducted in the shadow of the Rotunda?

Winter 2009

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Dislike

Dislike

Professor’s work paints alarming portrait of Facebook’s power

A World of Color

A World of Color

Student’s coloring book puts inspirational and everyday women on the same pages.