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These Award-Winning Teachers Take Students on Life-Changing Journeys

Published May 8, 2017 in News

This year’s award-winning teachers act as intellectual travel guides, enabling students to take important steps on their individual journeys of self-discovery and academic success. 

Lacrosse Player, Academic Star Chase Campbell Awarded Crowley Scholarship

Published May 8, 2017 in News

The scholarship is awarded annually to an accomplished student who demonstrates leadership, sportsmanship, character and integrity. 

Academical Village Student Researchers to Explore Sounds, Rotunda Library

Published May 5, 2017 in News

Two projects funded by the William R. Kenan Jr. Endowment Fund of the Academical Village will explore the soundscape of the original University and the Rotunda as a library.

Meet Lecturer Cory Shaman

Published May 5, 2017 in Faculty

Cory Shaman’s research, teaching, and publications focus on the material histories and representations of environmental injustice, often in the context of post-natural conceptions of the environment.

Humanity in Action Fellowship to Send Second-Year Student to Berlin

Published May 4, 2017 in News

Backed by a Humanity in Action fellowship, Zaakir Tameez will focus on human rights issues during his month-long stay in Germany.

UVA College Alums Tina Fey, Katie Couric Go Back to Class

Published May 4, 2017 in News

Two major television stars and UVA alumnae, TinaFey and Katie Couric, talked with Anna Katherine Clay’s “Women and Television” students about what it takes to make it on the small screen.

Celebrated Poet Mark Doty to Spend Fall Semester at UVA as Kapnick Writer

Published May 3, 2017 in News

Mark Doty’s place in contemporary literature as a peerless poet and memoirist makes him an ideal Kapnick Writer-in-Residence, UVA creative writing faculty members say.

Kluge-Ruhe Readies for Largest-Ever Aboriginal Art Exhibition Outside Australia

Published May 3, 2017 in News

Since John W. Kluge donated his collection to UVA 20 years ago, the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection has become America’s most prominent, permanent platform for Aboriginal art. Now it is preparing for its largest national exhibition. 

VIDEO: Universe of Mysteries, Teacher of Questions

Published May 2, 2017 in News

What is time? Does life exist beyond Earth? What happens in a black hole? These are just some of the topics studied in Kelsey Johnson's class. 

Capt. Humayun Khan Honored for His Service, Sacrifice

Published May 2, 2017 in News

Khan, a 2000 University of Virginia graduate and a member of the UVA Army ROTC program, who was killed in the Iraq War, was honored Tuesday with a plaque on the Rotunda. 


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