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International Team Collaborating to Digitize Faulkner’s World

English professor Stephen Railton and colleagues are collaborating on a website that shows characters, events and locations of fictional Yoknapatawpha County prevalent in Faulkner’s work.

NSF Renews Three-Decade Coastal Research Program

For the sixth straight time – and for what will be 36 years running – UVA's Long-Term Ecological Research Project on Virginia’s Eastern Shore has received significant funding from its primary sponsor, the National Science Foundation.

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Q&A: Deborah Lawrence on Climate, Land and Our Future

Aug 22, 2019

The United Nations’ recently issued a report on climate change and land use. Environmental Sciences professor Deborah Lawrence contributed research to the report.

#TRANSCRIBEBOND Connects People On and Off Grounds to Civil Rights, Past and Present

Aug 22, 2019

From high schoolers to local residents to UVA employees, almost 100 people spent time on Aug. 15 helping make the words of the late civil rights activist Julian Bond, who taught history at UVA for 20 years, more accessible to the public.

Read Alumna Mary Beth Keane's Novel — Along With Jimmy Fallon

Jul 31, 2019

The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon asked viewers to vote for one of five recent novels as the summer read for his book club, and the latest offering from Creative Writing alumna Mary Beth Keane, “Ask Again, Yes,” won.

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Senator Jeff Flake Lecture: Searching For the Better Angels of Our Nature

Annual Joseph Smith Lecture on Religious Liberty, 7 PM, Friday, Sept. 13, Rotunda Dome Room 

Jefferson Society Fall Interviews

Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, Sept. 2-6, Jefferson Hall (Hotel C) 

Study Abroad Fair

International Studies Office, Wednesday, Sept. 4, Newcomb Hall Ballroom