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Asking Questions and Solving Problems

At a time when there is increasing competitiveness for a limited pool of federal funding, A&S faculty continue to push the frontiers of new knowledge through a variety of funding resources.

Liberal Arts and the World of Work

As a debate over the vocational value of a liberal arts education focuses on the employment opportunities it can provide, more students are eager to start chiseling away to specialize their studies toward a potential career as quickly as possible.

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U.S. Presidential Scholars Foundation Honors Poet and UVA Professor Rita Dove

Jun 28, 2017

Dove was honored with the inaugural U.S. Presidential Scholars Award, along with one-time Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland and Purdue University President Mitch Daniels, for their accomplishments and contributions to a civil society.

Biologist Probes How Stubborn Malaria Bug Adapts to Evade Drug Treatments

Jun 28, 2017

Malaria remains a deadly problem in equatorial regions of the world as the chameleon-like parasite that causes the disease develops resistance to multiple drugs.

Prominent Environmental Scientists Join UVA's Resilience Initiative

Jun 28, 2017

The hirings of Scott Doney and Lawrence Band will boost the new UVA Environmental Resilience Institute, a cross-disciplinary initiative to study the scientific and policy implications of various environmental issues.

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Faulkner: Life and Works

Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library. Exhibition through July 14

New Student Orientation

Session "A" - July 6 & 7 

"When is a Book More Than a Book?"

Rare Book School, Monday, July 10, 5:30 PM, Small Special Collections Library Auditorium 

Summer Sessions

Session II: June 12 to July 7