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Developing More Brain Power

The flourishing of the undergraduate neuroscience program comes at a time when UVA continues to expand its emphasis on brain research across Grounds. 

The World Needs Our Commitment to Truth

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


The Difference a Department Makes: Woodson Institute Determines Its Destiny

Oct 10, 2017

Since its inception in 1981, the institute has promoted interdisciplinary and collaborative research and interpretation of the African and African-American experience.  This year the institute has become a full-fledged department in the College of Arts & Sciences.

As Immunotherapy Ramps Up, Chemist Wins $600,000 Early Career Grant

Oct 05, 2017

Developing therapies to strengthen the immune system against cancer and other deadly diseases is a growing strength at UVA. Chemist Ken Hsu is part of the effort. 

Historians’ Scholarship Making Headlines

Oct 02, 2017

A popular new blog launched this summer by The Washington Post offers academic historians a chance to explore parallels between the current political climate and its historic parallels. 


Global Internships Expo

Thursday, Octd. 26, 11 AM - 2 PM, Hotel A

From Hindu to Christian Theology: Instruction, Truth, Experience

Dept. of Religious Studies, with Francis Clooney, S.J. of Harvard Divinity School. Oct. 24-26, Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

Universities, Slavery, Public Memory, and the Built Landscape

President's Commission on Slavery and the University. Oct. 18-21

McCormick Observatory Public Night

Dept. of Astronomy, Friday, Oct. 20, 9 PM, McCormick Road