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Athletics

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9:49pm
The Virginia men's golf team is in third place after the first 36 holes of play at the DICK'S Sporting Goods Challenge Cup taking place at The Golf Club of Tennessee in Nashville.
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:50pm

Box Score
Tara Vittese has a goal and an assist as the No. 10 Cavaliers down the third-ranked Blue Devils.
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 7:04pm
The Virginia women's golf team is in seventh place after the opening round of play at the Mason Rudolph Championship at the Vanderbilt's Legends Club.
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 6:57pm
Sophomore defender Meghan Cox talks about transferring to Virginia and previews playing in her first ACC game.
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 6:48pm
Box Score
The Cavaliers face East Tennessee State and VCU in second day of the tournament Saturday.

Cavalier Daily

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 6:02pm
Charlottesville Police offered what they called “the biggest development yet” in the case of missing second-year College student Hannah Graham. Andrew Elliott Julia Horowitz Kelly Kaler Marshall Bronfin
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 1:11pm
Charlottesville Police obtained search warrants overnight in connection to Hannah Graham's missing persons case for building 164 in the Hessian Hills apartment complex in Charlottesville. Julia Horowitz Kelly Kaler
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 1:56am
Thousands of University community members filled the Amphitheatre Thursday for a candlelight vigil in honor of missing second-year College student Hannah Graham. Kaelyn Quinn Mark Goode Yujian Li
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 1:25am
The Virginia Department of Emergency Management announced Thursday it will organize a community search effort for missing second-year College student Hannah Graham early Saturday morning.  Allison Phanthavong Rachel Taylor
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 1:12am
Charlottesville’s general registrar and a former electoral board member are facing several felony charges regarding the improper use of city-owned cellphones. Meg Gardner Simone McDonnell

Darden

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:00am

New Book From UVa Darden Professor Provides Blueprint for Creating a Leading Edge Learning Organization New Book From U.Va. Darden Professor Provides Blueprint for Creating a Leading-Edge Learning Organization 2014-09-18 With the advancing technological revolution in which robots and artificially int.... Read More.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 12:00am

Emerson President and COO Addresses Core Leadership Qualities at UVa Darden School Emerson President and COO Addresses Core Leadership Qualities at U.Va. Darden School 2014-09-17 The  University ofVirginia Darden School of Business  welcomed Emerson President and COO  Edward L. Monser , who gave a ta.... Read More.

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Alumnus and Celgene CEO Robert Hugin Addresses the Darden Community U.Va. Darden School Alumnus and Celgene CEO Robert Hugin Addresses the Darden Community 2014-09-11 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business  began its fall Leadership Speaker Series  (LSS) with a pr.... Read More.

Monday, September 8, 2014 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Professor Ming Jer Chen Named Distinguished Educator by Academy of Management U.Va. Darden School Professor Ming-Jer Chen Named Distinguished Educator by Academy of Management 2014-09-08 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor  Ming-Jer Chen  received the Academ.... Read More.

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Presents Awards to Standout Second Year Students U.Va. Darden School Presents Awards to Standout Second Year Students 2014-09-04 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business announced the names of 17 Second Year full-time MBA students who received awards for their pioneering.... Read More.

Health System

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:20am

The University of Virginia Health System has earned a national award from the American College of Cardiology for enhancing care for heart attack patients. 

UVA is one of just 55 U.S. hospitals to receive the ACTION Registry-Get With The Guidelines Gold Performance Achievement Award.

Hospitals receive the award for consistent compliance with performance measures from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. The standards focus on improving...

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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 8:19am

The University of Virginia Center for Telehealth received a 2014 Governor’s Technology Award for making it easier to access high-quality care and health education for patients across Virginia.

The center was honored in the “IT as Efficiency Driver – Government to Citizen” category for using technology to make it easier for Virginia residents to better access government services. The center received the...

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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 8:19am

The University of Virginia Center for Telehealth received a 2014 Governor’s Technology Award for making it easier to access high-quality care and health education for patients across Virginia.

The center was honored in the “IT as Efficiency Driver – Government to Citizen” category for using technology to make it easier for Virginia residents to better access government services. The center received the...

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 9:12am

Nancy Dunlap, MD, PhD, MBA, will step down as dean of the University of Virginia School of Medicine at the end of her term in November. She came to UVA in May 2013 to guide the School of Medicine through a critical transition during the search and appointment of an executive vice president for health affairs.

During her...

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Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 10:45am

An experimental approach to treating breast cancer being tested at the University of Virginia Health System allows doctors to administer significantly higher doses of cancer-killing radiation where it’s needed at the same time as tumor removal while sparing healthy tissue, an initial research study suggests.

The approach, known as image-guided, high-dose-rate brachytherapy, aims to overcome many of the limitations of other forms of intraoperative...

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Law School

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 2:31pm

Lincoln Caplan's course will explore several types of opinion writing..... Read More.

Monday, September 15, 2014 - 4:19pm

In their new roles as directors of admissions, Black and Cleveland will work directly with the application, recruiting and admission process for new students..... Read More.

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 3:08pm

The Class of 2015 at the University of Virginia School of Law counts among its ranks 42 students from 19 countries who are pursuing a graduate degree in law..... Read More.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 12:04pm

University of Virginia School of Law professor Josh Bowers has spent his academic career exploring the power and discretion of prosecutors and police officers and how it affects the criminal justice system. His latest article, "Probable Cause, Constitutional Reasonableness and the Unrecognized Point of a 'Pointless Indignity,'" published in the Stanford Law Review, examines what's at stake when the Supreme Court holds unreasonable arrests by common-sense measures to be reasonable by constitutional standards..... Read More.

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 5:52pm

University of Virginia School of Law professors Molly Shadel and Anne Coughlin instruct new law students on how to analyze and understand cases during a fall 2014 event..... Read More.

Virginia Magazine

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9:48am

Returning piles of books to the library circulation desk, hurrying across the Lawn to class, moving the tassel at commencement: With each little ritual of college life that Tim Cauley performed, he was defying the odds. Cauley has cystic fibrosis, and when he was a U.Va. undergraduate the average life expectancy for someone with his disease was about 14 years.

Tim Cauley and actor Andy Phelan (...

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Monday, September 15, 2014 - 2:57pm
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 1:35pm

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 11:58am

Fiction ⁄ Poetry

  1. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  2. From Sand Creek by Simon J. Ortiz
  3. A Burnable Book  by Bruce Holsinger (Faculty)
  4. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
  5. The Goldfinch...
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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 10:35am

 

The End of the City
by David Bendernagel (Grad ’00)

Following the destruction of the twin towers and the death of his estranged father, high school senior Ben Moor begins to reject his childhood obsessions—comic books,...

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Latest from the UVA Today Blog

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:18pm

Over the summer months, a team of interns in U.Va.’s Office of Admission used Instagram to chronicle some of what students were up to over the break. Take a look at some of the #uvasummer posts and read more at http://...

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