Fourth-Year Class President Malcolm Stewart had a brush with fame Thursday when alumna and journalist Katie Couric dropped by to reminisce about her days as a Lawn resident in the room he now calls home. more >
Elizabeth Parker and Zaakir Tameez were instrumental in creating the task force, which seeks to increase participation among college students across the commonwealth in civic activities, especially in voting, and becoming more involved in their local communities. more >
The University of Virginia is deploying 24 recent graduates, members of the Virginia College Advising Corps, into high school guidance departments around the state to work with students who might not otherwise consider higher education. more >
The site, near Pavilion IV, had previously been thought to have been occupied by a smokehouse. more >
Emma Rathbone once wrote for the UVA alumni magazine and waited tables to make ends meet. Now she’s published two novels and is writing for the comedy TV series, “The Last Man on Earth.” more >
Batten Professor Christopher Ruhm believes official reports are still underestimating the scope of the problem in some of the hardest-hit states. more >
The six-week UVA Advance program offers 65 young students an early taste of college life, and a chance to earn six hours of transferable college credit. more >
The Cavalier men’s soccer team hosts Wright State at 1 p.m. in a preseason exhibition, followed by the football team’s Meet the Team and Movie Night, starting at 5 p.m. more >