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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.

Sky is the Limit

Between U.Va.'s Department of Astronomy and the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Charlottesville is a hub of astronomical discovery and world-class research.


Holsinger Photos Capture Dignity of Local African-American Community

May 20, 2015

The Holsinger Studio Collection, housed in the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, offers a photographic record of life in Charlottesville and Albemarle County from before the turn of the 20th century through World War I.

French Connection Helps New Graduate Unite Interests in Physics, Art

May 20, 2015

Janet's wide array of interests have led to acceptance in the Fulbright Scholars Program.

U.Va. Astronomer, Researchers Contribute to Landmark Look at Jupiter’s Moon

May 13, 2015

Professor Michael Strutskie and former Ph.D. student Jarron Leisenring are playing key roles in an international effort to dramatically extend the reach of discovery for the next generation of Extremely Large Telescopes.


Fall Semester 2015

Classes begin on Tuesday, August 25

Reunions Weekend

June 4-7. Celebrating the 5th-45th anniversaries of the undergraduate classes at U.Va.  

McCormick Observatory Public Night

Friday, June 5, 9-11 PM, 600 McCormick Road.