Professors Linda Columbus and Dr. William Petri receive the Outstanding Faculty Award.
University President Teresa Sullivan discusses plans for recruiting and supporting a more economically diverse student body.
Investor Jaffray Woodriff pledged $10M toward the creation of an endowment for the University’s newly formed Data Science Institute.
Alumnus Kevin Guskiewicz is at the forefront of diagnosing and understanding concussions.
Research and discovery briefs on summer reading and forensic psychologists and psychiatrists.
UVA researcher finds only certain communities delay kindergarten for their children.
Standing up at work could save your life and even boost your productivity.
How exactly can you evaluate whether there really might be life on other planets? The answer is a paradox, says UVA astronomy professor Ed Murphy.
A researcher sets out to design a new poverty gauge for Virginia and discovers flaws in the existing measures.
Citizen scientists help the UVA library and Mountain Lake Biological Station transcribe 7,000 botany records.
A new website offers free access to the papers of six of America's founding fathers.
UVA engineering team wins international competition with solar-powered wheelchair.
Environmental sciences grad student Adrianna Foster spends her summer break at NASA.
Professor Haibo Dong studies the flight dynamics of an ancient bug to gain insight on robotic flyers.
Professor Rosalyn Berne discusses her new science fiction novel, "Waiting in the Silence."
The Young Women Leaders Program, which pairs middle school girls with college women mentors, goes global.
Researchers at UVA test out a handheld ultrasound device, a scalpel-free brain surgery method and a cancer-fighting protein.
What if an author donates a collection of work on a floppy disk? Or a hard drive that only runs Frogger and WordPerfect?
Professor Daniel Willingham knows why students don't like school— it's all in how the brain works.
Alumna Audrey Davidow Lapidus writes about how a rare genetic syndrome has shaped her son's life as well as her own.
Physics professor Lou Bloomfield sets out to fix a wobbly table and discovers a substance that might do much more.
Astronomy professor Michael Strutskie talks about a pretty powerful telescope.