Many have called the 1980-81 Cavaliers basketball team the finest in program history. Until now. See how the 2014-15 team measures up.1 Spring 2015 A Civil Occupation
One hundred and fifty years ago this spring, the Union army marched into Charlottesville. Somehow, U.Va. was spared from its torches.3 Spring 2015 A World of Change
To find out exactly how a changing climate affects us, U.Va. professors have undertaken studies that span the globe—from Virginia to the Arctic and beyond.0 Spring 2015 Sexual Assault and U.Va.
An overview of how the University is responding to this issue.0
Here’s how 16 intricately carved blocks of marble—each weighing more than three tons—were swapped out.Spring 2015 Two Thumbs Up
Connor Woodle was born without thumbs. A procedure performed by Dr. Bobby Chhabra at the U.Va. Hand Center changed his life./articles/news_briefs_25 3
A Safer Corner A new police substation opened in January to increase police visibility and...
Built in 1924 as a World War I memorial, Memorial Gym served as a multipurpose arena, hosting everything from wrestling matches to social dances.Spring 2015 We Are the Champions
With their 16-seed ranking, U.Va. men's soccer matched the second-lowest seed to win a championship since the NCAA started seeding 16 teams in 2003.Spring 2015 Almost Perfect
Although the Cavaliers fell just short of a championship, Virginia women’s soccer enjoyed its first appearance in the NCAA title game.
Why has Breece D'J Pancake’s work seen a revival in recent years? Professor John Casey offers up a simple reason: “The stories are just so damn good.”Spring 2015 Connecting the Dots
Nelson Saiers wants to use his art—and math— to build awareness around issues he observed firsthand growing up in war-torn regions of the world.Spring 2015 The Faces of Ebola
Alumna and journalist Carielle Doe has been documenting the Ebola outbreak and its aftermath in Liberia.Spring 2015 Bestsellers at the U.Va. Bookstore
See which titles are flying off the shelves at the U.Va. BookstoreSpring 2015 Arts Briefs
News from the Charlottesville Symphony Orchestra and Charlottesville's newest comics and art shop.Spring 2015 New & Notable
Six recent book releases from U.Va. alumni and faculty.
The "room of errors" is a new training tool a U.Va. nursing professor uses to get everyone from interns to nurses to therapists thinking more about reducing medical errors.Letters to the Editor
Readers share their thoughts about recent articles and events./articles/many_faces_of_cavman 3
A look at how U.Va.’s mascot has changed over timeWeird Is Wonderful
Darden professor Martin Davidson discusses "weirdness" and explains how weird people may be our greatest resource./articles/ordinary_genius 4
Twelve-year-old engineering student Henry Muhlbauer discusses his life on GroundsU.Va.'s Leadership DNA
In the spirit of springtime revival, says Teresa Sullivan, we are moving forward in the new semester with great optimism about what we can accomplish together.Changing the Greek System
A Q&A with students who were among those who created new safety policies for the Greek system at U.Va./articles/lauranett_lee_grad_02 1
Alumna searches for references to enslaved people to add them to “Unknown No Longer,” a public database of enslaved Virginians who appear in inventories, bills of sale, wills and other records./articles/the_case_for_compassionate_policing 3
U.Va. law professor Josh Bowers advocates for a shift in the ways police officers see people and people see police officers. We are all human, he says, and entitled to dignified treatment.In Memoriam: Spring 2015
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