Saturday, August 1, 2015


52º F (11º C)



Friday, July 31, 2015 - 2:10pm
Three members of the Virginia swimming and diving program, senior Yannick Kaeser, junior Leah Smith and sophomore Nicholas Magana, are set to compete at the FINA World Championships, to be held in Kazan, Russia, Aug. 2-9.
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 2:08pm
Virginia head men’s golf coach Bowen Sargent has been named Coach of the Year by the Virginia State Golf Coaches Association. In his 11th season at UVa, Sargent led the Cavaliers to an 18th-place finish at the NCAA Championships. He was joined on the all-state team by four of his players.
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 12:06pm
he Virginia football team’s first three practices of the fall will be open to the public. The practices are scheduled for Friday, Aug. 7, Saturday, Aug. 8 and Sunday, Aug. 9.
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 11:11am
From playing in tournaments in the US and Europe to studying abroad in Spain to working at summer internships, it has been a busy summer for the reigning National Champions. Click to read more.
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 4:13pm
Rising junior Filip Mihaljevic will compete at the Balkan Senior Athletics Championships, while rising sophomore Chase Weaverling will run at the Panamerican Junior Athletics Championships.

Cavalier Daily

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 2:06pm
Rolling Stone Managing Editor Will Dana announced Wednesday he will be leaving the magazine after 10 years in the position. Ella Shoup
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 1:36am
Three University alumni filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Rolling Stone magazine, Sabrina Rubin Erdely and Wenner Media for defamation and negligence and are asking for $75,000 each in damages. Owen Robinson
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 6:13pm
WTJX, the University's student-run radio station, will begin broadcasting on FM station 100.1 within the upcoming months. Samantha Josey-Borden
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 2:11pm
Rising fourth-year Engineering student Quentin Alcorn passed away June 15. In this time of grief, the University community fondly remember his contributions to the University and Charlottesville and what he meant to friends and family. Anna Higgins
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 2:11pm
A circuit judge in Virginia authorized a Memorandum of Understanding June 20 that will allow Sweet Briar College to remain open for the 2015-16 academic year. Anna Higgins


Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C Beardsley U.Va. Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C. Beardsley 2015-01-22 Faculty, students, staff and alumni welcomed Scott C. Beardsley, the ninth dean of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.  by Carlos Santos.... Read More.

Friday, January 16, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School of Business Announces Spring C Suite Level Speakers U.Va. Darden School of Business Announces Spring C-Suite Level Speakers 2015-01-16 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business  today announced its spring 2015 Leadership Speaker Series lineup. The  University of V.... Read More.

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden Schools Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job Creating Power of Entrepreneurship U.Va. Darden School's Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job-Creating Power of Entrepreneurship 2015-01-15 The University o.... Read More.

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 12:00am

Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business 2015-01-08 The University of Virginia announced today that Scott C. Beardsley has been selected as the ninth dean of the University.... Read More.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 12:00am

UVa Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba U.Va. Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba 2015-01-07 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Greg Fairchild  is traveling in Cuba this week with over two dozen MBA students.  by Carlos Santos Unive.... Read More.

Health System

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:40am

Becker’s Hospital Review has honored the University of Virginia Department of Neurosurgery and the UVA Spine Center at UVA Medical Center on its 2014 list of 100 hospitals with great neurosurgery and spine programs.

The programs named to the list "offer remarkable spine and neurosurgical care as based on clinical accolades and...

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:17am

Becker’s Hospital Review recognized the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia Medical Center on its 2014 list of 125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs


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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 3:06pm

A pilot study led by a University of Virginia School of Medicine researcher suggests that tampons could help detect ovarian cancer.

“Gynecologic malignancies such as cervical cancer can be detected at early stages through regular Pap smears, but similar screening is not available for ovarian cancer, which often presents in an advanced stage when the cancer has spread,” said the study’s principal...

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Friday, October 17, 2014 - 10:08am

To help University of Virginia Health System care providers take full advantage of technology to enhance patient care, UVA has named its first chief medical information officer (CMIO). 

Michael A. Williams, MD, FAAP, comes to UVA from North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in New York, where he has served since March 2012 as the first regional CMIO for four hospitals in the 16-hospital system. Williams also served as the first CMIO at the Medical Center of Central Georgia...

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 2:28pm

University of Virginia Health System neurosurgeons Chris Shaffrey, MD, and Justin Smith, MD, PhD, have been named among the 18 best spine surgeons in North America.

The distinction comes from Orthopedics This Week, and is based on a survey of what the publication...

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Law School

Friday, July 31, 2015 - 11:42am

Karl Racine '89, the first elected attorney general of the District of Columbia, talks about his road to public office, including his time at UVA Law..... Read More.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 10:53am

University of Virginia School of Law students Laura Franks, Arianna Lacerte and Nicole Marschean scored a hat trick this summer, landing internships with the National Hockey League, the National Basketball Association and Major League Baseball..... Read More.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 12:09pm

Professor Rip Verkerke has advice for students looking for their first job after law school. Get to know UVA Law faculty through our new "Six Questions" series, which explores the personal side of being a teacher and mentor..... Read More.

Monday, July 27, 2015 - 10:59am

For the 10th year in a row, more than 50 percent of University of Virginia School of Law alumni have participated in the annual giving campaign..... Read More.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 12:00pm

Nicole Frazer '15, who served as an articles development editor for the Virginia Law Review, said she's looking forward to being shaped as a legal writer and thinker by one of the most influential justices in Supreme Court history..... Read More.

Virginia Magazine

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 12:51pm

How many of us have eagerly taken that first bite of ice cream on a hot day only to be met with searing head pain? “Brain freeze,” the phenomenon of sudden, severe headaches related to the rapid consumption of cold food or beverages is a common phenomenon that almost half of people experience. Some may know it as an...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 3:28pm



Simple Vanilla Ice Cream

Makes about fourteen 1⁄2-cup servings

1 1⁄2 cups whole milk
1 1⁄8 cups granulated sugar
3 cups heavy cream
1 1⁄2 tablespoons pure vanilla extract

In a medium mixing bowl, use a hand mixer on low speed to combine the milk and granulated sugar until the sugar is dissolved, about 1 to 2 minutes. Stir in the heavy cream and vanilla. Turn the machine on; pour the mixture into freezer bowl, and let mix until thickened, about 20 to 25 minutes. The ice cream will...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 2:46pm

Just like George Washington never chopped down a cherry tree, Thomas Jefferson didn’t bring ice cream to America, despite the oft-repeated claim.

Jefferson's hand-written recipe for vanilla ice cream. The recipe, which dates to the 1780s, is one of only 11 recipes Jefferson was smitten enough with to write down himself. The Library of Congress...

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 11:08am

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:57am

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4. Maryland (10,100)
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