Spring 2008

Spring 2008
The Reporter

The Reporter

Brit Hume reflects on his life in the media

This veteran reporter weighs in on how American culture has changed, his days at the University and suggestions that FOX News has a right-wing agenda.

Sleepy, Dopey, Grumpy

Sleepy, Dopey, Grumpy

The problems of a culture short on shuteye

At UVA's Sleep Disorders Center, researchers chart the widely misunderstood territory where we spend a third of our lives.

Set in Stone

Set in Stone

The serenity of UVA's cemetery belies a colorful past

Among the headstones can be found stories of grave robbers, misadventure and celebrated University mascots.

The Fast Track to...Where?

The Fast Track to…Where?

Professor raises questions as technology hurtles us forward

Rosalyn Berne (Col ’79, Grad ’99) looks at the rapid pace of change and asks researchers and students alike about the shape of the future.

The Evolution of Honor

The Evolution of Honor

Enduring Principle, Changing Times

The 'community of trust' traces its origins to the first students, but the Honor System has taken some twists and turns over the years.

University Digest

Look Homeward, Goddesses

Look Homeward, Goddesses

After a Homeric journey, two ancient sculptures, believed to have been looted, are set to be repatriated.

News Briefs

News Briefs

The Medical Center receives accolades for cardiovascular care, admissions has another record-breaking year and more.

Swelling Ranks

Swelling Ranks

UVA supplies more Peace Corps volunteers than any other university in its class.

Under Construction

Under Construction

Some notes on construction around Grounds, from the South Lawn Project to the Emily Couric Cancer Center.

Read All About It

Read All About It

The Special Collections Library acquires articles of American history.

Sports

Arts

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Fight Clubs

Fight Clubs

The University is home to a number of martial arts clubs that range from the traditional to UVA's own Mushin Jitsu.