Medical student Michael Dong received recognition for his work probing the nervous system and funding for a one-year fellowship to focus on his research. more >
Peter M. Grant II, a two-time graduate of the University and longtime supporter of many UVA efforts and initiatives across Grounds, will lead the Third Century Campaign as volunteer chair. more >
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A mystery, a wry comedy and an emotional plea for justice star in UVA’s inaugural new works festival, featuring student-written plays staged by student directors, actors and designers. more >
For 16 years now UVA’s physics department has hosted a National Physics Day Show to encourage interest in physics. This year’s show is Wednesday. more >
During his time at UVA, medical student Stephen Mein piloted a program advocating for chronically ill patients, founded a student-run free clinic and ran health care classes for newly released felons. more >
Versteeg is one of 35 fellows nationally to each receive the $200,000 award, given by the Carnegie Corporation of New York to fund significant research and writing in the social sciences and humanities. more >
Congressmen Gerry Connolly and Tom Garrett held a discussion at the Batten School on bipartisanship and pressing policy issues. more >
A new technique developed at the School of Medicine will help scientists analyze gene mutations and doctors customize treatments to benefit patients. more >