Spring 2014

Spring 2014 Labor of Love

Alumnus Daniel Jones puts his heart into "Modern Love" column

Stories of love arrive by the thousands every year in the email inbox of Daniel Jones (Col ’85).

0   Spring 2014 The Truth About Teenagers

U.Va. researchers finding teen years actually rich with energy, imagination

What teenagers are looking for, researchers say, is a chance to put their growing ideas and capacities to work.

0   Spring 2014 From the Heart

Faculty and staff talk about going the extra mile

Faculty and staff talk about what motivates them to help.

5   Spring 2014 Capital Improvements

Next phase of Rotunda renovation promises to breathe new life into iconic building

A close look at the preparations for phase two of the Rotunda renovation project.

Spring 2014


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Value Statement

U.Va. has again been named one of the nation's top values among public universities.

Spring 2014 Verbatim

"All good things must eventually come to an end."

Spring 2014 Seeing the Everyday in a Different Way

The exhibit includes a rare Johns monoprint from 1954 and many other lithographs, lead reliefs, screen prints and embossings.

Spring 2014 A Real Lifesaver

During a training session at U.Va.’s School of Medicine last spring, medical...

Spring 2014 A Piece of History

President Teresa Sullivan recently gave her late mother’s nursing cape to the School of Nursing’s Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry.

John Griffin Help for AccessUVa

Grant will launch new scholarships and fuel financial aid endowment.

Spring 2014 World Changers

Professors Linda Columbus and Dr. William Petri receive the Outstanding Faculty Award.

Spring 2014 Peace, Love and Understanding

U.Va. is among the Peace Corps' top volunteer-producing colleges and universities.

Spring 2014 Two for the Rhodes

Fourth-year students Evan Behrle and Charles Tyson have received Rhodes Scholarships.


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Wrestling Rising

The University's wrestling team has had a number of firsts and bests since Steve Garland took over as head coach six years ago.

Spring 2014 Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Before Scottsdale, before Sarasota, the big leagues came to Charlottesville.

Spring 2014 Holding Serve

The men's tennis team had a record-setting year in 2013.

Spring 2014 Their Cups Runneth Over

The efforts of Virginia’s men’s and women’s soccer players led both teams to the 2013 NCAA College Cup.

Spring 2014 Alumnus Jim Grobe Leaves Wake Forest

Grobe resigns from his position at Wake Forest, leaving an unforgettable 13-year legacy that will not be forgotten.

Spring 2014 When They Knew

We asked several Cavaliers to recall the moment in time when they knew they were good enough to play for U.Va.


Spring 2014 No Pressure

The New Yorker said in its "Culture Desk" column that "her debut went without a hitch."

Spring 2014 Everyone’s A Critic

Book critic Mythili Rao spoke to U.Va. Magazine about the process of book reviewing, and the books she's looking forward to in 2014.

Spring 2014 Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore

A list of the most popular fiction and nonfiction selections at the U.Va. Bookstore.

Spring 2014 New & Notable

Poetry, scholarship, a young adult novel and a southwestern cookbook.

More Departments

Snow Day

Mina Pirasteh (Col ’15) documented a snow day on Grounds.

R&D: The Brain

U.Va. researchers look at genetic variation among brain cells; top-of-the-tongue phenomena; and a new method for diagnosing traumatic brain injuries.

Letters to the Editor

Readers share their thoughts about recent articles and events.

Aristocracy of Talent

University President Teresa Sullivan discusses plans for recruiting and supporting a more economically diverse student body.

For the Record

Keep in touch with your classmates! Help with the Alumni Association's new alumni directory.

The Once and Future Yearbook

With the help of the Virginia History Lab, students and alumni are working on re-establishing Corks and Curls.

Flag of Honor

The flag that hangs in JPJ Arena once covered the casket of a Vietnam veteran.

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Home Cooking

In the kitchen at U.Va.’s Lorna Sundberg International Center, students and community members come together to share home-cooked meals.

In Memoriam: Spring 2014

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