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Athletics

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:05pm
Greg Coholan scored eight points (four goals, four assists) to help elevate the No. 8 Virginia Cavaliers (10-4) to a 12-6 non-conference win over the Penn Quakers (6-7) on Saturday night, inside PPL Park.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 7:45pm
No. 4 seed Virginia knocked off No. 1 seed and top-ranked North Carolina 4-1 in ACC Women's Tennis Championship semifinal action on Saturday (April 25) at Duke's Sheffield Tennis Center. The match was originally scheduled outdoors at Cary Tennis Park, but was moved indoors due to inclement weather.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 7:20pm
The game has been rescheduled for 11:30 a.m. Sunday as part of a doubleheader.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:57pm
Game 1 Box Score
Game 2 Box Score
The Virginia softball team dropped a doubleheader at Syracuse, 7-4 and 14-9, Saturday afternoon (April 25) at Skytop Softball Stadium.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:51pm
The No. 28 Virginia men's golf team is tied for second place entering Sunday's final round of competition at the ACC Championships at the Old North State Club in New London, N.C. The Cavaliers, No. 37 Clemson and top-ranked Florida State all finished Saturday's second round at 12-under 564. That group trails 11th-ranked Georgia Tech by a single stroke.

Cavalier Daily

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 2:09am
The Middle Eastern Leadership Council hosted Arab-American comedian and philanthropist Maysoon Zayid Monday. Ella Shoup
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 11:55pm
University President Teresa Sullivan was appointed to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Wednesday, a prestigious honor society and leading center for independent policy research. Alison Phanthavong
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 11:53pm
The 2015 Tom Tom Founders Festival concluded Sunday after a week of music, art and innovation. This year’s fourth annual festival was the most successful to date, hosting 30 events in nearly 60 locations April 13-19. A total of 26,230 people attended, a 58 percent increase from last year despite the rainy forecast. James Cunningham, the production coordinator of the festival, called the turnout “spectacular.” Anna Houghton
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:36pm
Commonwealth Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam held a meeting with student leaders Wednesday to discuss problems on Grounds which included sexual assault, the recent violent arrest by ABC officers, the state drinking age and the new affordable excellence model. Elizabeth O’Roark
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 1:19am
The 24th annual Last Lecture Series was hosted by the University’s Housing and Residence Life in the Chemistry Auditorium Wednesday. Lakshmi Kopparam

Darden

Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C Beardsley U.Va. Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C. Beardsley 2015-01-22 Faculty, students, staff and alumni welcomed Scott C. Beardsley, the ninth dean of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.  by Carlos Santos.... Read More.

Friday, January 16, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School of Business Announces Spring C Suite Level Speakers U.Va. Darden School of Business Announces Spring C-Suite Level Speakers 2015-01-16 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business  today announced its spring 2015 Leadership Speaker Series lineup. The  University of V.... Read More.

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden Schools Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job Creating Power of Entrepreneurship U.Va. Darden School's Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job-Creating Power of Entrepreneurship 2015-01-15 The University o.... Read More.

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 12:00am

Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business 2015-01-08 The University of Virginia announced today that Scott C. Beardsley has been selected as the ninth dean of the University.... Read More.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba U.Va. Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba 2015-01-07 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Greg Fairchild  is traveling in Cuba this week with over two dozen MBA students.  by Carlos Santos Unive.... Read More.

Health System

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:40am

Becker’s Hospital Review has honored the University of Virginia Department of Neurosurgery and the UVA Spine Center at UVA Medical Center on its 2014 list of 100 hospitals with great neurosurgery and spine programs.

The programs named to the list "offer remarkable spine and neurosurgical care as based on clinical accolades and...

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:17am

Becker’s Hospital Review recognized the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia Medical Center on its 2014 list of 125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs

According...

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 3:06pm

A pilot study led by a University of Virginia School of Medicine researcher suggests that tampons could help detect ovarian cancer.

“Gynecologic malignancies such as cervical cancer can be detected at early stages through regular Pap smears, but similar screening is not available for ovarian cancer, which often presents in an advanced stage when the cancer has spread,” said the study’s principal...

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Friday, October 17, 2014 - 10:08am

To help University of Virginia Health System care providers take full advantage of technology to enhance patient care, UVA has named its first chief medical information officer (CMIO). 

Michael A. Williams, MD, FAAP, comes to UVA from North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in New York, where he has served since March 2012 as the first regional CMIO for four hospitals in the 16-hospital system. Williams also served as the first CMIO at the Medical Center of Central Georgia...

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 2:28pm

University of Virginia Health System neurosurgeons Chris Shaffrey, MD, and Justin Smith, MD, PhD, have been named among the 18 best spine surgeons in North America.

The distinction comes from Orthopedics This Week, and is based on a survey of what the publication...

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Law School

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:50am

Students in Professor Andrew Vollmer's Law & Business seminars toured the New York Stock Exchange to gain a better understanding of the purposes and effects of regulation of exchanges..... Read More.

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 12:04pm

One has the thoughtful manner of a law clerk. The other possesses the engaging style of an advocate. University of Virginia School of Law students Trevor Lovell and Nate Bilhartz combined their contrasting, yet complementary approaches to win the school's 86th Lile Moot Court Competition on April 18..... Read More.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:53pm

On a spring day as exam season nears, UVA Law students are busy in classes and in the library, but find time for community. View the photo slideshow..... Read More.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:06pm

Karen Moran, co-director of the Legal Research and Writing Program, offers graduating students a memorable farewell and words to live by at the annual Charge to the Class. (April 21, 2015, University of Virginia School of Law).... Read More.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 1:00am

On a spring day as exam season nears, UVA Law students are busy in classes and in the library, but find time for community. View the photo slideshow..... Read More.

Virginia Magazine

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 1:43pm

A Tour of McCormick Observatory

Monday, April 13, 2015 - 11:56am

To teach their children about the earth, the Navajo people told a story about the stars.

One morning, as the story went, seven boys went out to hunt, armed with bows and arrows. They walked a great distance, finally disappearing behind a mountain. Desperate to get their crops in the ground before it became too late, their families began planting, reasoning they could look for the boys when the sowing was done. But by the time they looked up from their labors, the boys had returned.

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Monday, April 13, 2015 - 11:53am

As a first-year history major, Catherine Zucker (Col ’15) took an introductory astronomy course for non-majors. And she’s come light years since then.

In January, Zucker presented her research on the structure of the Milky Way galaxy at the American Astronomical Society conference, the nation’s largest conference for astronomers.

Professor Kelsey Johnson, who taught that introductory class, suggested a summer research position for Zucker. “It was a coincidence that I took that...

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 3:41pm

James Bell's (Arch '80) new book, Crisis in the Congo, takes place in a 20-month period between November 1959 and September 1961, when the Republic of...

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Monday, March 16, 2015 - 5:36pm

We take every possible measure to ensure the personal safety and security of U.Va.’s students. Yet incidents of violence do sometimes occur in our community. We were reminded of this reality in the most horrific way this fall with the disappearance and death of Hannah Graham. This semester has been particularly difficult for students in the Class of 2017, as they have lost two of their classmates. In addition to Hannah, second-year student Connor Cormier died in October.

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