Winter 2013

Winter 2013
The Science of Reincarnation

The Science of Reincarnation

UVA psychiatrist Jim Tucker investigates children’s claims of past lives

UVA scientist explores children’s memories of past lives

Girl Most Likely

Girl Most Likely

The making of Tina Fey

The making of Tina Fey, as told by Fey's friends, professors and Fey herself.

Bad Boys

Bad Boys

Tales of the University's tumultuous early years

Tales of the University's tumultuous years.

The Road Back

The Road Back

While on a volunteer trip to Panama in 2011, first-year student Kasey Crute dove into a swimming hole. As soon as she descended below the water's surface, she felt her head hit and then a shock, like a vibration.

Q&A with Tina Fey

Q&A with Tina Fey

Tina Fey answers questions from alumni

Tina Fey answers questions from alumni.

University Digest

High Honors

High Honors

Law professor and association dean receive Jefferson Awards

Sports

A Head for the Game

A Head for the Game

Alumnus Kevin Guskiewicz is at the forefront of diagnosing and understanding concussions.

Winning in the Rain

Winning in the Rain

A photo essay captures moments from the women's soccer team's fierce, double-overtime victory against Notre Dame at Klöckner Stadium in October.

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

News from the NBA, the Richmond Football Club in Australia and the UVA women's field hockey team.

Arts

Renaissance Man

Renaissance Man

From acting to TV writing, to novels, one alumnus can do it all.

Stop-Motion Master

Stop-Motion Master

Alumnus Adam Pesapane makes stop-motion magic and earns an Oscar nomination.

Tree House

Tree House

Sculptor Patrick Dougherty turns sticks into structure on UVA's Arts Grounds.

More Departments

Alumni News

Alumni News

Third-year student wins Alumni Association art contest; another successful year for YAR; and a free online library for UVA Library.

Good Advice

Good Advice

Universities should focus on career development as they prepare students to become productive citizens.

The Monticello Mash

The Monticello Mash

Mark Thompson of Starr Hill Brewery explains how Jefferson crafted his own beer.

Hollywood Dreams

Hollywood Dreams

After graduation, Jon Macht (Col '82) packed everything he owned in his car and headed for Hollywood.

Man About Grounds

Man About Grounds

Dean of Students Allen Groves is beloved for his compassion and humor.

R&D Briefs

R&D Briefs

Research and discovery briefs on summer reading and forensic psychologists and psychiatrists.