The one-day, crowdsourced transcription event drew more than five dozen people interested in preserving the life and legacy of the late civil rights pioneer and UVA professor. more >
How did a forest bird, the scarlet macaw, come to live among desert people in the southwestern U.S.? Anthropologists are finding clues – and questions. more >
UVA’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service has unveiled the first in a series of interactive visualizations aimed at helping the public contextualize what’s happening within age structures of populations within Virginia. more >
The interdisciplinary journal, published three times a year by UVA’s Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture, features eight thematic essays, plus a rich array of additional content. more >
Citing the University of Virginia’s “stellar” academics, affordable cost and strong career prospects for graduates, Princeton Review has ranked UVA No. 1 among public schools in its return-on-investment rankings. more >
All proceeds from the Community Bridges 5K run/walk on Saturday, Oct. 20, will go to the Center for Nonprofit Excellence, which supports more than 250 nonprofit organizations in Charlottesville. more >
In its new “Best Hospitals’” guide, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the UVA Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia. In addition, nine UVA specialties earned national honors. more >