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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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UVA Innovator of the Year Teaches the Civic Duties of Science

Mar 17, 2017

Although he’s earned many titles and honors for his advancements in molecular research, Brooks Pate sees himself first as a citizen-scientist. The University of Virginia’s William R. Kenan Jr.

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.

College Faculty Featured in This Year's Virginia Festival of the Book

Mar 13, 2017

Arts & Sciences faculty will be featured prominently in a series of Festival events this year, both as authors of featured works and as moderators of panel discussions.

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Beyond Ancient Maya Temples, Palaces, and Tombs: How Maya Archaeologists Discovered the 99% through the Study of Pre-Columbian Settlement Patterns

With visiting Phi Beta Kappa Scholar Jeremy A. Sabloff. Monday, March 27, 5 PM, Small Special Collections Library Auditorium. Reception to follow.

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

Perspectives on Memory

Page-Barbour Conference, March 24-25, 125 Minor Hall