In the 101 years since UVA President Edwin A. Alderman charged the Raven Society with the upkeep of the Edgar Allan Poe Room, a Raven Society member has swept its wooden floors and dusted its antique furniture.
The contest sought photographs that captured the spirit of the University. Pictures from alumni, faculty and students rolled in, and the judges have picked the best of the bunch.
What makes UVA such a special setting? The bricks and columns are nice, to be sure. But the trees around Grounds also deserve their due for the life, color and character they bring to the University.
It’s not easy being green, but UVA is getting higher marks for its environmentally friendly programs.
Residents call it "the O-Hilton." It’s still dormitory-style housing, but given its many amenities and commanding views of Grounds, the new $18.8 million Kellogg House feels more like a hotel, according to its denizens.
Thomas Jefferson designed the Anatomical Theatre in 1825.
Nearly 6,400 degrees were conferred during Final Exercises on May 18. For the first time in University history, more than 10 percent of the graduates were international students.
A new video board will be installed in Scott Stadium in time for the 2009 football season.
Nick Taylor’s debut novel, The Disagreement, is set at the University’s Medical School during the tumult of the Civil War.
At an institution as large as UVA, it’s easy to forget that it consists of many individually moving parts. We profile a few of the 13,500 employees who keep the University humming every day.
Among the headstones can be found stories of grave robbers, misadventure and celebrated University mascots.
Some notes on construction around Grounds, from the South Lawn Project to the Emily Couric Cancer Center.
Though the pace of change might not suit everyone, UVA is moving toward a greener future on many fronts.
As revered as the University's traditions are, some change with the times and others fade away entirely. Here's a look at just a few.
Always an integral part of life at the University, the Corner has been shaped by a colorful collection of characters and establishments.