This year’s graduates have distinguished themselves with a wide array of scholarships, awards and grants, covering everything from public service to scientific inquiry. more >
Volunteer study participants who have stronger social networks coped better when threatened with pain – and reported better health overall. more >
Using a UVA-designed astronomical instrument, astronomers gained new understanding of volcanic activity on Io, a moon of Jupiter. more >
As John F. Kennedy’s 100th birthday approaches this Memorial Day, the Miller Center’s director of presidential studies, Barbara Perry, shares how the Kennedy matriarch shaped the 35th president of the United States. more >
They’ve wowed Ellen DeGeneres, made a splash on NBC Nightly News and even earned some social media love from Ashton Kutcher. Find out what’s next for alumni Bradford and Bryan Manning as they work to cure blindness, one shirt at a time. more >
A recent survey conducted by the UVA Center for Politics and Reuters/Ipsos assesses modern public opinion of John F. Kennedy on the 100th anniversary of his birth. more >
Also in this roundup: The Alumni Association hands out its Distinguished Awards, a faculty member will lead a major academic association, a law professor gives a prestigious lecture at Oxford, and more. more >
On another rainy day in Georgia, the Cavalier men’s tennis team knocked off North Carolina, 4-2, to claim its third straight NCAA championship and its fourth in the past five seasons. more >