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UVA Biologist Developing 3-D Computer Model of a Full Animal, Cell by Cell

Eyleen O’Rourke and colleagues are creating the first computer simulation of an entire living organism to better understand genetics, environment and disease.

College Faculty Lead Global Effort to Combat Religious Violence

The Global Covenant of Religions puts Charlottesville at the center of an international network of 400-plus diplomats, scholars, religious leaders and students dedicated to addressing one of today’s most urgent issues.

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Brain Institute Has UVA Well-Positioned in Hot Field of Neuroscience

Jan 13, 2017

The University of Virginia’s new multidisciplinary Brain Institute, established last spring, already has begun establishing the University as a national and state hub for basic and clinical brain research and education, and as a treatment center f

Anita Hill Keynote Highlights Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Jan 13, 2017

The UVA community will  commemorate the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during a series of events taking place from January 16-31. The theme for this year's celebration is “Silence as Betrayal.” 

Schedule Set for Junot Díaz’s Kapnick Events

Jan 13, 2017

Acclaimed writer Junot Díaz begins his three-week stay on Grounds as the Creative Writing Program’s fourth Kapnick Distinguished Writer-in-Residence on Jan. 23, with three public events scheduled for the award-winning novelist.

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Poetry Reading by Lisa Russ Spaar and Charles Wright

A reading of new work by both poets. Thursday, Jan. 26, 5-6 PM, UVA Bookstore

"The End of Liberalism" - Lecture with Patrick Deneen

Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture, Democracy and Its Discontents Lecture Series, Thursday, Jan. 26,  5 PM, Small Special Collections Library

McCormick Observatory Public Night

Friday, Jan. 20, 7 - 9 PM, 600 McCormick Road