Flash seminars are one-time discussion-based lectures, organized by students to engage their peers in discussion on a wide array of topics, from politics to philosophy to scientific findings.
The University of Virginia has more than 230,000 living alumni. Take a look at how alumni demographics have changed over the past six decades, as well as where alumni live and what they do professionally.
In the end, the need to preserve the artifacts of UVA’s oldest student group was beyond debate.
The Mead Money program encourages faculty to form strong bonds with students outside the classroom by paying for their lunch.
When alumnus Brian Leung started tweeting about UVA baseball one night, he never could have guessed that it would lead him to his dream job.
Dr. Vivian Pinn was the only female and minority member in the UVA School of Medicine’s Class of 1967.
Readers share their thoughts on past issues, plus a farewell message from Alumni Association President C. Thomas Faulders III.
After more than 11 years as president and CEO of the University of Virginia Alumni Association, Tom Faulders (Col ’71) announced plans to retire in June.
Here’s a quick overview of career resources available to alumni. Plus, here’s how alumni can help students explore career possibilities.
A doctor is convincing MLB players about the advantage of sleep.
School of Commerce alum Teddy Sears turned from his family’s athletic dynasty to pursue a business career, but somehow found himself acting instead. Here’s why.
James Hingeley, UVA Law School alum, retired this August after 25 years in public service. Here’s why he turned aside from his many opportunities at major NYC law firms.
When asked how she comes up with story ideas, author Kim Brooks to points to a lesson learned from one of her UVA professors about asking questions.
The Alumni Association’s Ridley Scholarship Fund helps the University compete with other top schools to attract elite African-American students.
From the UVA rugby pitch to the global battlefield, a conversation with Marine Corps commandant General Robert Neller (Col ’75).
The ins and outs of starting—and running—a UVA alumni interest group.
Take a look back at how Final Exercises have been celebrated in the past century.
A group of alumni explores the rich history, architecture and scenery of Oxford University.
Celebrating a reunion this June? See what’s different this time around.
Six new books from UVA alumni and faculty.
Eleanor Gould delights in sharing glimpses of Monticello's biodiversity and inspires her Instagram followers to see the flowers and insects, fruits and vegetables, sun-dappled trees and sweeping vistas with fresh eyes.
Alex Arriaga (Col '87) has tackled issues of human rights violations around the world — from torture and ethnic genocide to forced child marriage and the systemic rape of women in war zones — for the past 28 years. "Human rights," shes says, "is in my DNA."
Job interviews will always be stressful. The stakes are high, and the margin for error is slim. Here's how Alumni Career Services can help.
Alumni track athletes Erika Pierce, Stephanie Garcia and Robby Andrews aren't showing signs of slowing down any time soon.
After finishing his collegiate career as UVA’s all-time leading rusher, Thomas Jones (Col ’99) spent 12 years in the NFL before heading to Hollywood.