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Preserving Life on a Sandbar

Fighting coastal erosion is one of many sustainability efforts conducted by UVA researchers with the Virginia Coast Reserve Long Term Ecological Research program on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.

Mellon Grant Supports Major Global South Initiative

The funding is creating new courses and research focused on the connected histories and cultures of Africa, Latin America, South and East Asia and other world regions.


Meet Mark Johnson (Drama '71), the College Alum Behind Some of Hollywood's Greatest Hits

Nov 14, 2017

The Hollywood producer has brought us both “Breaking Bad” and “The Notebook” – and many other films. 

Poet Lisa Russ Spaar Keynotes Fall Convocation

Nov 07, 2017

 Lisa Russ Spaar coached students on the importance of their voices, while two members of the UVA community received Thomas Jefferson Awards at the University’s annual Fall Convocation.

A&S Expanding Study Abroad Options for First Years

Oct 30, 2017

Next fall, 20 first-year students enrolled will have the opportunity to study at Fudan University in Shanghai.


Lighting of the Lawn

Thursday, Nov. 30, 7 - 10 PM

Thanksgiving Recess

Wednesday, Nov. 22 - Sunday, Nov. 26

Mark Doty: "Compassion for Others"

Kapnick Distinguished Writer-in-Residence. 5 PM, Tuesday, Nov. 20, Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

McCormick Observatory Public Night

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