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October 07, 2017
The University of Virginia opened its two-year bicentennial celebration by commemorating the original laying of the cornerstone on Oct. 6, 1817.
September 29, 2017
For generations of political leaders, U.S. national security policy has been designed to safeguard the core values of the country in politics and economics, according to UVA historian Melvyn Leffler. That is no longer the case.
September 21, 2017
Adrienne Porter Felt began studying internet security issues as a second-year undergraduate student, and parlayed her interest into a career at Google.
September 20, 2017
More than 1,000 UVA volunteers participated in the United Way’s 25th Annual Laurence E. Richardson Day of Caring, contributing their time and labor to area non-profits.
September 11, 2017
Public intellectual Cornel West urged students to cultivate their spiritual side in his talk that was part of the School of Engineering and Applied Science’s Excellence Through Diversity Distinguished Learning Series.
September 07, 2017
UVA graduate engineering student Bethany Gordon’s idea to apply virtual reality technology to crisis situations recently won an international podcast contest.
August 23, 2017
Lt. Col. Kelly Montgomery extends his career in military intelligence to lead the cadets in the University of Virginia Army ROTC unit.
August 15, 2017
Virginia state trooper Lt. H. Jay Cullen, who died in a helicopter crash while providing law-enforcement support during the weekend demonstrations, is remembered for his presence and smile.
August 11, 2017
The University of Virginia is deploying 24 recent graduates, members of the Virginia College Advising Corps, into high school guidance departments around the state to work with students who might not otherwise consider higher education.