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What look like ordinary walkways, walls and rails to most passersby around Grounds are actually playgrounds to Parkour enthusiasts.
A few of the latest University news stories.
Over the second weekend in april, more than 1,800 people—including nearly 1,200 alumni—attended Black Alumni Weekend on Grounds.
An outline of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism report on the Rolling Stone article “A Rape on Campus.”
About 3,100 students volunteer through Madison House for at least one hour each week. See how they're making a difference in the Charlottesville community.
For the Virginia baseball team and its two newest members, the spring 2015 semester has held some major surprises.
Leah Smith is only the second woman in U.Va. history to win two national titles and the first to win them during the same meet. Competition, it turns out, is her family's tradition.
Catherine Zucker (Col '15) conducts research that is helping to reveal the Milky Way’s “skeleton.”
Making U.Va. safe will require partnership among faculty and staff, students, parents, police and community business leaders—as well as alumni.
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.
An overview of how the University is responding to this issue.
Although the Cavaliers fell just short of a championship, Virginia women’s soccer enjoyed its first appearance in the NCAA title game.
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.
Twelve-year-old engineering student Henry Muhlbauer discusses his life on Grounds
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.
Here’s how 16 intricately carved blocks of marble—each weighing more than three tons—were swapped out.
Charlottesville A to Z
A look beyond well-known favorites like Monticello and the Rotunda reveals some of the smaller, more unexpected things that make Charlottesville and the University so special.
Pass It On
The Virginia Alumni Mentoring program matches students who are interested in a certain profession with graduates who are established in that field.
The Sounds of the City
Architecture professor Karen Van Lengen launches a virtual library of New York City sounds.
More than a Museum
Through its various university and community programs, the Fralin Museum of Art curates a spirit of collaboration.
Bernard Mayes had a long list of achievements before he even came to U.Va. But on Grounds, he is perhaps best remembered as a Cambridge gentleman in a tweed jacket who broke down barriers for gay students and colleagues alike.
Difference Maker: Rob Marsh
Since leaving a career in the U.S. Army, Rob Marsh (Col '78) has devoted his life to serving as a country doctor in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley.
Stories Evil Tells
Professor Alon Confino offers his thoughts on how humans use stories to explain our history and justify our motivations for doing things—the good things and especially the bad ones.