The single sanction’s razor-thin survival of a student vote has prompted the Honor Committee to appoint a study commission, the first such comprehensive review of the University of Virginia Honor System since 2000.
Many readers sent in feedback to the summer cover story “Modern Honor.” A selection of letter excerpts appear, along with a letter from the Editor on the Honor System piece.
In 2013, students voted in an “informed retraction” measure to the Honor System. This past spring, the single sanction barely survived a vote. Now what?
Take a look back at how Final Exercises have been celebrated in the past century.
From the first building on Grounds to the first known female member of the Seven Society, this is our list of some premiere moments in UVA history.
Here’s how 16 intricately carved blocks of marble—each weighing more than three tons—were swapped out.
This timeline tracks national and legal developments related to sexual assaults on college campuses, recaps UVA’s responses to the Rolling Stone article and highlights what’s specifically being done at the University to help ensure student safety—both in recent years and going forward.
A look at how UVA’s mascot has changed over time
One hundred and fifty years ago this spring, the Union army marched into Charlottesville. Somehow, UVA was spared from its torches.
Built in 1924 as a World War I memorial, Memorial Gym served as a multipurpose arena, hosting everything from wrestling matches to social dances.
In the spirit of springtime revival, says Teresa Sullivan, we are moving forward in the new semester with great optimism about what we can accomplish together.
A Q&A with students who were among those who created new safety policies for the Greek system at UVA.
The Commonwealth Clash; Quin Blanding's tackle record; Field Hockey beats a No. 1; "Why Football Matters"
Before embarking on a naval career that would send him to the North and South poles, Rear Adm. Richard E. Byrd spent a year studying at UVA.
Students cooked up 10,000 pancakes at this year's annual Pancakes for Parkinson's breakfast.
Ian Baucom, the new dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, believes that UVA can provide leadership in reframing the role of higher education in America.
Eight longstanding faculty members look back on their years at the University.
Go behind the scenes at Scott Stadium for a look at the inner workings of a Cavaliers football game.
If you thought the sounds of the University Chapel's bells are made by an expert ringer toiling inside the steeple, think again.
A visiting professor points out a curious feature of the Jefferson statue, and lecturer W. Scott Harrop investigates its meaning.
The discovery of a 6,500-gallon brick-and-cement cistern next to the Rotunda sheds new light on some of the history of the Grounds’ construction.
Take a look at the pocket knife of James Hay Jr., author of "The Honor Men."
Telling the history of UVA one piece at a time.
Honor Committee chair says that Informed Retraction, introduced in April 2013, has been a success.
It's likely that no one has taken more pictures of University life than Ed Roseberry. Here are just a few of the photos that earned him the nickname "Flash."