About this issue
Lean on Me
The Young Women Leaders Program, which pairs middle school girls with college women mentors, goes global.
The Secret Life of Plants and Trees
Learn about the defense mechanisms of some of nature's most cunning survivors.
What’s the Big Idea?
From superfast rocket engines to a book on common sense, here's a look at some UVA research that could change the world.
A Roof With a View
University photographer Dan Addison captured pictures of the new Rotunda roof and oculus during renovations.
In a late-February vote, students voted to add an informed retraction option to the University's Honor System. Students voted on two proposals.
The House that George Built
Have a look around the football program's new indoor practice facility and meet the team's four new coaches.
Swimming and diving coach Mark Bernardino is the longest-tenured coach at UVA. What's the secret to his success? He'll say it's everyone else.
Soccer player Caroline Miller and tennis player Jarmere Jenkins received annual top athlete awards for 2013.
Alumnus Taylor Weidman works to safeguard indigenous communities through photography.
Professor Rosalyn Berne discusses her new science fiction novel, "Waiting in the Silence."
“The Hand That Held the Dagger”
FDR delivers his famous “hand that held the dagger” speech in Mem Gym.
Milestones for Ridley
Past and present Ridley Scholars gathered together to celebrate Ridley's 25th anniversary.
Researchers at UVA test out a handheld ultrasound device, a scalpel-free brain surgery method and a cancer-fighting protein.
Changing the World, One Project at a Time
President Sullivan discusses some of the exciting research projects undergraduate students will take on this summer.
What if an author donates a collection of work on a floppy disk? Or a hard drive that only runs Frogger and WordPerfect?
The Curious Case of Jerry Reid
Jerry Reid, an undergraduate student, is a typical student in every way—except one.