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The World Needs Our Commitment to Truth

A message from Dean Ian Baucom about recent events in Charlottesville.

Sky is the Limit

Between U.Va.'s Department of Astronomy and the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Charlottesville is a hub of astronomical discovery and world-class research.


Board Approves New Professorship In Honor of Revered Economic Professor

Sep 18, 2017

The Kenneth G. Elzinga Professorship in Economics and the Law honors a professor who has taught – and inspired – more students than anyone in UVA history.

So Long, Cassini: UVA Astronomer Celebrates the Successes of Saturn Explorer

Sep 18, 2017

Anne Verbiscer, a planetary astronomer who played a key role in NASA’s multinational Cassini mission to Saturn, is now watching its controlled demise. 

New Faculty, 2017-18

Sep 08, 2017

Arts & Sciences welcomes 50 new faculty members this year. View this online booklet to read their biographies. 


A Conversation with Allen Guelzo and Gary Gallagher

Nau Center for Civil War History. Friday, Sept. 22, 3 PM, Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

"The Warped Universe: The 100 Year Quest to Discover Einstein's Gravitational Waves"

Dept. of Physics, with Nergis Mavalvala, MIT. Thursday, Sept. 21, 7 PM, Chemistry Building Auditorium 

Reading by Poet Mark Doty

Kapnick Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, Thursday, Sept. 21, 5 PM, Small Special Collections Library 

"Music and the Inner World" Conference

Dept. of Music, Sept. 23-24, 125 Minor Hall