At his inauguration, UVA President Jim Ryan urged his audience to “build bridges” — to make connections across borders, across disciplines, between cultures. We’ve found lots of people who are following his advice.
Before they take on the Sweet 16, see how UVA’s basketball stars – and many more Cavalier student-athletes – change the game for the Charlottesville community, especially some of its youngest residents.
As a co-captain this season, Madeleine Mayhew helped lead the women’s squash team to a final ranking of No. 11 in the country. But there is much more to the fourth-year than what she can do with a racquet.
The event featured Jaclyn Corin, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and cofounder of March For Our Lives, and local student leaders who offered ideas to address some of our nation’s greatest challenges.
Many UVA and Charlottesville will be taking on the prestigious, grueling Boston Marathon on Monday, including UVA President Jim Ryan. Art Weltman, chair of the Department of Kinesiology, explains how to prepare for the challenge.