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How do you excavate underneath a 200-year-old building that’s the centerpiece of a World Heritage site? Very, very carefully. And with lasers.
The School of Architecture's Center for Design and Health studies ways to improve the design and planning of buildings and environments for human health.
In a small, windowless room in the Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library, a new library collection is growing. The room’s shelves are lined with boxes
The discovery of a 6,500-gallon brick-and-cement cistern next to the Rotunda sheds new light on some of the history of the Grounds’ construction.
A look inside the new, eco-friendly, amenity-filled, dorms on Alderman Road.
The Battle Building at UVA Children's Hospital will open its doors in June 2014.
Only some of Manning's ideas came to be, but he defined a way of thinking about growth at the University and raised important questions about building values.
An engineering student creates a Lego masterpiece using Jefferson's original plans.
You might think that U.Va. was founded in 1819, but that's not the whole story.
A close look at the preparations for phase two of the Rotunda renovation project.
Renovations to the University of Virginia’s historic Rotunda are entering a critical new phase that will bring U.Va.’s iconic centerpiece into the 21st century
The James A.D. Cox Distinguished Lectureship in Architecture
James Cox came to the University of Virginia from England as a visiting professor of design in the School of Architecture from 1961-62. While he was there, he took
The Mystery of Brooks Hall
Learn the hidden stories behind one of U.Va.'s most unusual places.
Historic preservation architects know that historical drawings of the Lawn don't always match the physical evidence.
What’s New on Grounds
The curtain rises on the new Ruth Caplin Theatre and the essential McCormick Road Bridge is replaced.
Paying Up for Pancakes
Students cooked up 10,000 pancakes at this year's annual Pancakes for Parkinson's breakfast.
The Roar of the Lioness
Professor Farzaneh Milani shares her thoughts on the work of Iranian poet Simin Behbahani and the power of poetry.
Better, Stronger, Faster
U.Va.’s SPEED Clinic uses high-tech wizardry to help weekend warriors develop a better gait.
U.Va. prof. T'ai Roulston and his research team recently spotted a bumblebee that hadn't been seen in the Eastern U.S. for five years.
Eight longstanding faculty members look back on their years at the University.
Professor Richard Netemeyer talks about the how and why of financial education, and offers a few tips to help with everyday financial matters.
Admiral of the Antarctic
Before embarking on a naval career that would send him to the North and South poles, Rear Adm. Richard E. Byrd spent a year studying at U.Va.
Remembering Hannah Graham
Students all over the state of Virginia gathered to show their support for Graham and her family.
Ben McKenzie (Col '01) stars as a young Commissioner Gordon in FOX's new television series Gotham.