Monday’s Founder’s Day celebrations featured several U.Va. public events, including talks by the three recipients of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals, the University’s highest external honors.
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April 07, 2015
Founder’s Day at U.Va. will feature several public events, including public talks and the presentation of the University’s highest external honor.
April 06, 2015
Last week, U.Va.’s Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection exhibited for the first time a large painted rock from its collection. Uncrated for a U.Va. student research project, this unique art object has no other equivalent in any museum in the world.
April 02, 2015
The University is using creative financial strategies to generate revenue to support its operational costs and address its priorities.
March 27, 2015
In its continuing efforts to bring celebrated artists to U.Va., the University will host world-famous Navajo weaver D.Y. Begay, who will demonstrate her art at key locations across Grounds.
March 20, 2015
Since 2000, the University of Virginia’s commitment to the arts has grown significantly, thanks to the support of one of the most important and influential artists of the 20th century.
March 11, 2015
Award-winning African filmmaker Abderrahmane Sissako will be in residency at the University of Virginia from April 9-12. His current film, the Oscar-nominated “Timbuktu,” will make its Charlottesville debut.
March 02, 2015
Architecture professor Karen Van Lengen has recorded the sounds of New York, transforming the city’s sonic landscape into art. Her exhibit opens at the Museum of the City of New York in early March.
February 23, 2015
A Ph.D. student in U.Va.’s Center for Computer Music has discovered that songs compressed into MP3 files have ghosts. It gets even spookier – a pop hit from the 1980s holds the key.
January 29, 2015
The titanic ACC clash between Duke and U.Va. has long been sold out, but admission to Saturday morning’s ESPN “College GameDay” broadcast is free and open to the public.