A host of architects have contributed to the University's growth over the centuries. See some of the plans that didn't come to fruition, from the chapel on the Lawn to a 12-story dorm.
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March 22, 2017
February 20, 2017
Alumnus James Quarles took a path from the Engineering School to vice president of Instagram. He weighs in on the company’s growth, its future, and how students can prepare themselves for work in digital commerce.
February 02, 2017
UVA engineers are among the experts the National Football League depends upon for safer equipment, and one researcher is the focus of a new video from the league.
August 31, 2016
The University of Virginia saw an 8 percent increase in its total research funding over the past fiscal year. Take a look at a small sample of the many research projects across Grounds.
April 18, 2016
For seven months, Seth Folsom led a Marine battalion in one of the most volatile areas in Afghanistan. He discusses his new book, the healing power of writing and what the experience taught him about leadership.
February 28, 2016
College GameDay, ESPN’s flagship college basketball pre-game show, arrived on Grounds for the second time in two years, and UVA turned out in force.
January 23, 2016
A winter storm blanketed the University of Virginia over the weekend. See what it was like on Grounds and how students documented the occasion.
May 17, 2015
Take a look for a full run-down of events from the 186th Final Exercisesweekend, including video of the events and speakers, profiles of graduating students, and social media posts from students and their families.
May 01, 2015
On Friday, members of the U.Va. community - including many in the incoming Class of 2019 - took part in a national conversation on social media celebrating the choice to pursue higher education.
February 01, 2015
Charlottesville was the center of the college basketball universe on Saturday morning as thousands of students and fans packed John Paul Jones Arena for the broadcast of ESPN’s College GameDay.