The University’s student volunteering center is working with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Blue Ridge to launch a campaign to send supportive messages of hope and solidarity to area youth. more >
Preschools around the United States are jammed with toys and dress-up stations for little ones, but a new study is revealing youngsters would much rather do real activities and leave the pretend kitchens and doctor’s kits in the toy box. more >
Lt. Col. Kelly Montgomery extends his career in military intelligence to lead the cadets in the University of Virginia Army ROTC unit. more >
On Tuesday, UVA’s sidewalks were filled with Wahoos making their way to their first classes of the 2017-18 academic year. more >
Using a new technique to replicate a patients’ brain cells and study their unique genetic makeup outside the body, Michael McConnell is tackling the underlying causes of destructive neuropsychiatric diseases. more >
They might be from around Virginia or around the world, but they have at least one thing in common: They’re ready to make their mark at UVA. Meet 21 new ’Hoos in the Class of 2021. more >
In words and in action, hundreds of students heeded the call of UVA’s Black Student Alliance Monday night and heartily denounced the recent march on Grounds of neo-Nazi and white supremacist demonstrators. more >
As the first days of the fall semester’s classes begin, UVA faculty members share ideas of how they’re addressing violent events on Grounds and in the city of Charlottesville. more >