Among more than 130 programs, many will feature speakers and panelists with University ties, offering the public a chance to hear directly from faculty members in fields ranging from U.S. history to Latin American politics, and many more.
Recent Articles by
Anne E. Bromley
March 19, 2019
March 18, 2019
Book festival favorites Lee Smith, Adriana Trigiani and Douglas Brinkley return to spin their stories on Wednesday as part of the 25th annual Virginia Festival of the Book.
March 11, 2019
Robert C. Vaughan III, who headed the foundation for 43 years before retiring in 2017, died Wednesday.
March 03, 2019
Among several local events for Liberation and Freedom Day, which commemorates the ending of slavery in the local area, the University held an additional ceremony: for the Memorial to Enslaved Laborers, now in the early stages of construction.
March 01, 2019
The proposal to name the new residence hall in memory of the late Julian Bond, who taught at UVA for 20 years, received the most support of any suggestion.
February 22, 2019
Dr. Sherita Golden is an international leader in diabetes research and patient care, especially addressing health disparities.
February 11, 2019
Aperio, a new digital publishing partnership of the University Library and University of Virginia Press, produces “open access” scholarship to online articles, ebooks and eventually textbooks, making them readily available for free.
February 07, 2019
Our roundup of UVA podcasts continues with a new show on Grounds re-examining Thomas Jefferson and two podcasts produced by UVA alumni, one for NPR listeners every morning and one from Facebook, featuring two alumni entrepreneurs.
February 04, 2019
Hunter, who wrote the iconic book defining American culture wars, is now scrutinizing the “new science of morality.” Can science actually help us understand our moral behavior? Can it make us better people? Find out what Hunter and coauthor Paul Nedelisky say.
January 31, 2019
As keynote speaker for Community MLK Celebration, political analyst April Ryan touched on a range of topics from the August 2017 incidents in Charlottesville to the legacies of black women in American civil rights history.