UVA’s first president introduced the modern era, but some of Edwin Alderman’s progressive notions were anything but.
The Board of Visitors’ new rector talks about where we’re going, how he likes to manage and what he’s looking for in the next president.
Old vs. new, UVA past vs. UVA future: North Grounds gives a nod to Jeffersonian design, but at a distance.
The quiet spaces inside UVA’s 14 libraries take on new relevance in the digital age.
No UVA team before or since has had consecutive undefeated seasons. Boxing went four years without a loss. Then it went away.
A look at the quiet effectiveness of Paul Saunier, an administrator who helped desegregate UVA.
Let our adult coloring book help you find your happy place. We have just the place in mind. A few of them, in fact.
At the University of Virginia, the postelection ignited a distinctly UVA form of protest: an outbreak of remarkably civil discourse about Thomas Jefferson.
An update on a running University tradition, stripped to its bare essentials.
Jefferson’s Anatomical Theatre gave way to grave robbers, the student Cadaver Society and, eventually, the wrecking ball.
UVA sports photographer Matt Riley shares some of his favorite photographed moments from the past decade.
In the end, the need to preserve the artifacts of UVA’s oldest student group was beyond debate.
UVA poet and National Book Award finalist Rita Dove shares stories of her family, writing career and teaching at UVA.
Margot Lee Shetterly discovered an important part of American space race history in her own childhood neighborhood.
As up to 30 percent of UVA faculty prepare for retirement, the University prepares new hiring methods to fill the vacancies.
Four years and $58 million later, the historic architectural icon is now state-of-the-art. Take a sneak peek.
The Miller Center has some history lessons for the next commander-in-chief. Will he use them? Will she?
A doctor is convincing MLB players about the advantage of sleep.
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?
Over the last 100 years, UVA engineering students have traded drafting tables and wood shops for modeling software, 3-D printers and flight simulators. See what the future holds for engineering on Grounds.
UVA Law’s fingerprints are all over true-crime sensations Serial and Making a Murderer.
From the UVA rugby pitch to the global battlefield, a conversation with Marine Corps commandant General Robert Neller (Col ’75).
Take a look inside the A-School’s changing, bustling collaborative workspace, where students spend many hours eating, breathing and (sometimes) sleeping architecture.
You know that sensation you feel when watching a favorite Disney film? A UVA art professor calls it the Disney myth and explains how we fall under its spell.
In the 1990s, Gilbert Bland Jr. stole rare maps from libraries across the country. This is the story of how a UVA investigator brought him to justice.