Half-horse, half-human: Polo at UVA
UVA men’s and women’s teams are the rough and tumble champions of the game of kings.
Keeping It Reel
Young people are the largest consumers of digital media, films and TV. It’s a language they are taught to hear but not speak.
New Dorms are Coming Down Right Now!
Dobie, Balz and Watson houses were torn down this summer to make way for two new six-story dorms that will house more students, and be greener and more efficient.
2009 Graduates Interviewed
Members of the Class of 2009 talk about their best memories at the University.
A portrait of two young alumni, their unique career paths, and the importance of being flexible in this recession.
Economy in the Classroom
As economic events unfolded, some professors threw away their syllabi and kept pace with breaking news.
Lt. Page Felini (Engr ’00) breaks barriers—sound and gender—as a Navy demonstration pilot
This Old Pavilion: Historical Preservation at UVA
A comprehensive effort to preserve the University’s historical places is under way.
Center for Politics Conference
Join Larry Sabato, Mark Warner, and several other pundits as they discuss the future of the American politics.
The 12 Days of Winter Break
Join members of the Virginia Sil’Hooettes, an all-female a cappella group at UVA, in singing a familiar holiday tune with a distinctly Cavalier twist.
University of Virginia Drumline
Student leadership, always at the heart of UVA’s band, is helping guide the group to a new level.
Stephen Macko: The Hair Detective
Through isotopic hair analysis, environmental sciences professor Stephen Macko can tell what his students ate for breakfast and what Oetzi the iceman enjoyed during an ancient repast.
The University of Virginia Cemetery
Among the headstones can be found stories of grave robbers, misadventure and celebrated University mascots.
Martial Arts Clubs at the University of Virginia
The University is home to a number of martial arts clubs that range from the traditional to UVA’s own Mushin Jitsu.
Greening of the UVA Grounds
Though the pace of change might not suit everyone, UVA is moving toward a greener future on many fronts.
Jim Coan and the Hand-holding Experiment
James Coan probes how the mind reacts to emotional situations, from holding hands to being homesick.