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Poet Paul Guest Shows ‘Because Everything is Terrible,’ It’s a Good time to Embrace Life

How does one deal with pain, loneliness, love, happiness, quirky occurrences, mysteries, nature’s fragile beauty or remorseless violence – all the myriad experiences of daily life? Some write poetry, like assistant professor Paul Guest. 

Annual Grants to Fuel 46 Undergraduate Researchers This Summer

From delving deep into ancient history to exploring the future of medicine, University of Virginia students will use undergraduate research grants to expand their knowledge and gain valuable experience.


Class of 2018: Gap-Year Trail Experience Built Davis' Confidence and Inspiration

May 22, 2018

Lauchlan Davis took a leave of absence from UVA to explore the Appalachian Trail, came away with greater self-assurance – and still managed to graduate with her entering class.

Class of 2018: Former Cavalier Seeks to Return to the Field - As a Coach

May 22, 2018

Branden Cogswell is banking on his baseball smarts – and his new psychology degree – to keep him on the ballfield as a college baseball coach.

In Memoriam: John D. Bonvillian, Who Developed A Simplified Sign Language

May 22, 2018

John Bonvillian, a pioneer in the field of augmentative and alternative communication, passed away on May 8 in Charlottesville. He was instrumental in getting the American Sign Language program established at UVA.


Pops at the Paramount

Charlottesville Symphony at the University of Virginia, 7:30 PM, Saturday, June 2, Paramount Theater

UVA Summer Session I

May 21 - June 16 

UVA Class Reunions

May 31-June 3, and June 8-10

McCormick Observatory Public Night

Dept. of Astronomy, 9 PM, Friday, June 1, McCormick Road