In the 1960s – dark days for the few African-Americans enrolled at UVA – a band of students formed an interracial council that was instrumental in getting the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to speak at the University.
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January 09, 2018
In 1998, researchers at UVA began following a regular sample of Charlottesville middle schoolers to see how they handled stress. Now fully grown, those who regularly mishandled scabrous situations may be aging prematurely.
January 04, 2018
Dr. Max Luna, a champion of health care for all, is helping bridge the gap between UVA and the local Latino community, alongside students who are passionate about serving others, often without earning any academic credit.
December 20, 2017
From law to engineering, students from all 11 of UVA’s schools and the Data Science Institute earned degrees in December, either accelerating their educations or extending their time at UVA.
December 11, 2017
Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive directive to ease the shortage, to which UVA has dedicated considerable resources. McAuliffe was at UVA in October for a statewide conference on the issue.
December 06, 2017
Jonah Schulhofer-Wohl, a specialist on the Middle East and an assistant professor of politics, weighs in on President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
December 04, 2017
Families are gathering far and near to celebrate holiday cheer, but you are feeling glum? Follow these tips from UVA clinical psychologist Peter Sheras for a happier, healthier celebration.
November 30, 2017
The joyous event brought students, faculty and the Charlottesville community together to ring in the holiday season with song, dance and a fantastical light show.
November 29, 2017
Answering hate with love, UVA students are holding six fundraising runs across the Southeast in response to the white supremacy violence that shook Charlottesville in August.
November 21, 2017
The Lighting of the Lawn, one of the University’s most anticipated annual events, will be held Nov. 30. This year’s theme is “Be the Light,” a call to unify the University community.