April 11, 2008 — Watch and listen to the four lectures that comprised the 17th Annual Last Lecture Series at U.Va. this spring. This year's lecturers were Jahan Ramazani (English), Peter Norton (engineering), Valentina Brashers (nursing) and Charles Marsh (religious studies). The Last Lecture Series is an annual tradition at the University of Virginia, providing a forum for distinguished faculty members to lecture to students as if it were their last time to do so.
More than 1,800 visitors viewed a rare 400-year-old edition of Shakespeare’s plays that was on display in UVA’s Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library through Wednesday.
A student-driven project brings renewable energy to the University of Virginia’s Lile-Maupin first-year residence hall in the form of a solar table.
Alumna Zena Howard led the design team behind the museum’s distinctive building. Classmate Michael Russell’s construction firm brought those designs to life, and other Wahoos pitched in on everything from fundraising to exhibit design.