From 19th-century Parisian couture to chic World War II skirt suits to 1970s evening gowns, UVA’s collection offers a poignant look at the fashions of the past.
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November 06, 2015
November 05, 2015
Abraham, a UVA alum, discusses his vision for the film and his choice to cast a British man as the iconic Southern crooner.
November 05, 2015
It was a remarkable year for Kramer, with the legalization of gay marriage by the U.S. Supreme Court, the premiere of a documentary about his life and the publication of his first novel.
November 04, 2015
They and many other filmmakers and academics will take the stage this weekend for 120-plus screenings, ranging from iconic archived films to new productions in the running for the 2016 Academy Awards.
November 03, 2015
The new center – consolidating academic, professional and personal advising resources in one convenient stop – is scheduled to open in January 2017.
October 30, 2015
Even if they agree climate change is a problem, liberals and conservatives are divided on how to solve it. A new UVA study reveals this divide – and highlights where they might actually agree.
October 27, 2015
Pakistani-born Ph.D. student Murad Mumtaz practices the ancient art of Indian miniature painting in an attempt to reconnect with aspects of South Asian history suppressed by disruptive political forces.
October 15, 2015
“What are you going to do with that?” It’s a common question for music majors, but the answers are far from commonplace. UVA’s music graduates are making a name for themselves on stage, in the media and in the military.
October 09, 2015
Kisha Lashley’s study of the medical marijuana industry is instructive for entrepreneurs entering unfamiliar territory, and her journey from a small Caribbean island to a Ph.D. is inspirational in a field in need of more female and minority professors.
October 07, 2015
Jenny Roe is considered a global leader in the study of design and health, examining how good design can heal us and bad design might be harming us more than we realize. Her research even drew the attention of the king of Sweden.