Amid other Founder’s Day activities, the University awarded its highest external honors, the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals, to architect David Adjaye, agriculturalist Cary Fowler and Judge Frank Easterbrook.
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April 13, 2018
Graduating student Micah Watson has already earned one national award for playwriting. Her professors doubt it will be her last.
April 11, 2018
This 2017 UVA graduate is a chemist by day and an artist by night. Just about a year into this double act, she is debuting her first solo art show, part of this week’s Tom Tom Founders Festival in Charlottesville.
April 10, 2018
The dramatic FBI raid on the offices of President Trump’s personal attorney have little precedent, even from Watergate, according to Miller Center presidential historian Ken Hughes.
April 09, 2018
The University will celebrate Founder’s Day on Friday, April 13, the 275th anniversary of Thomas Jefferson’s birthday. Here’s what you need to know about the day’s events.
April 06, 2018
As a high schooler, Taylor Thompson raised $85,000 and built a Habitat for Humanity house to honor his mom, who had just died of breast cancer. Now a UVA first-year student, he has since built houses around the world and with worked alongside former President Jimmy Carter– and he’s nowhere near done.
April 03, 2018
During special screenings at UVA and downtown on Wednesday, the alumna and veteran broadcast journalist will discuss her new National Geographic series, which takes on contentious topics like the Aug. 11 and 12 rallies in Charlottesville.
April 03, 2018
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated 50 years ago, sparking a week of massive civil unrest. Tapes from UVA’s Miller Center let you listen directly to President Lyndon B. Johnson as he handles the crisis.
April 02, 2018
The Teeny Tiny Zoo was back on Grounds Monday, brightening up even a chilly afternoon. Check out the photos.
March 28, 2018
After Aug. 11 and 12, Aniko Bodroghkozy quickly developed a course studying media coverage of protest movements in the 1960s and today. Its relevance has only increased, as this week’s massive March for Our Lives shows.