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From Charlottesville to Chile, Powerful APOGEE is Ready for a Starring Role

UVA astronomers are installing a device in Chile that will allow them to more deeply explore the Milky Way.

UVA Dance Minors Have a Remarkable History of Student Advocacy

Ten years ago, students fought hard to revive a dance program begun shortly after women were admitted to UVA. Today, the dance minor is thriving, attracting students from all corners of the University.

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Tom Tom Founders Festival Featuring A&S Faculty

Mar 24, 2017

The College is a 'Signature Event Partner' for this year's festival, which begins April 10 and runs through April 16. More than 60 bands, 200 speakers and 400 community organizations in a variety of outdoor spaces, theaters, galleries and concert venues will be showcased.

A&S Graduate Programs Honored in Rankings

Mar 22, 2017

U.S. News & World Report recognized six Arts & Sciences graduate programs this month in its annual national rankings of the top social science and humanities doctoral programs.

New UVA Center Explores Why Poetry Endures

Mar 17, 2017

Poetry was inscribed on clay tablets 5,000 years ago, has been a common element of cultures around the world and today is enjoying a resurgence on social media. It’s also getting an elevated focus at the University of Virginia through the new Center for Poetry and Poetics.

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"Monumental Insignificance: The Absence of Roman Topography from Livy's Rome"

Dept. of Classics, Tuesday, April 4, 5 p.m. Cocke Hall 

Indian Classical Night 2017

Indian Classical Arts celebration. Saturday, April 8, 6 PM, McLeod Hall

RE: Constructions, Memory and Imagination

Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies. A two-day forum on the role of memory and imagination in literature, history, art, linguistics and identity. March 31-April 1. 

9th Wonder, Grammy Award winning Producer, Record Executive, DJ, College Lecturer, and Social Activist

Master classes, film screenings, Q&A's, student feedback. UVA Arts Board. March 26 to April 1, various locations