UVA is partnering with the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Pennsylvania State University to test a new course helping first-year students thrive academically, mentally and socially – during school and throughout their lives.
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March 16, 2018
National Geographic magazine editors asked history professor John Edwin Mason to examine 130 years of coverage for racist writing and images. See how he did it and what he found.
March 15, 2018
The interdisciplinary initiative is bringing together some of UVA’s brightest minds to address one of the world’s most serious problems: access to fresh, clean water.
March 07, 2018
Alumna Nancy Twine went from an investment banker with Goldman Sachs to the owner and creator of a hair care line that is among Sephora’s best-selling brands – and it all started on her family’s small farm in West Virginia.
March 06, 2018
Current UVA basketball forward Mamadi Diakite and former player Mamadi Diane share a name, a home country and a mentor-mentee relationship that stands out even in a basketball season full of compelling stories.
March 01, 2018
The reigning NBA Rookie of the Year is joining the newly crowned Super Bowl champ to rally the NBA and the NFL around a cause they both care about.
February 28, 2018
The Reddit co-founder served up an ace with a bold romantic gesture and a little help from fellow UVA grad and entrepreneur Matt O’Connor.
February 27, 2018
James Monroe’s Highland estate has just launched beta testing of the country’s first historic tours using augmented reality glasses. UVA students got to watch part of the process unfold behind the scenes.
February 26, 2018
Veteran broadcast journalist and UVA alumna Margaret Brennan has assumed the chair vacated by former “Face the Nation” host and fellow ‘Hoo John Dickerson.
February 22, 2018
As the 2018 Winter Olympics come to a close, possible future Olympians are making their plans. Among them are first-year student and professional cyclist Eddie Anderson and his coach and fellow Wahoo, Andrea Dvorak.