Topic: Honor

Decoding Honor

Decoding Honor

What 99 years of data say about the Honor System

What 99 years of never-before compiled data reveal about the UVA Honor System.

Summer 2019

Honor Allows a Fuller Confession

Honor Allows a Fuller Confession

Now, even unrelated offenses can find grace

A recent vote allows Informed Retraction's protection from expulsion to protect more broadly.

Summer 2018

Honor Undergoes a Full-Scale Review

Honor Undergoes a Full-Scale Review

The single sanction’s razor-thin survival of a student vote has prompted the Honor Committee to appoint a study commission, the first such comprehensive review of the University of Virginia Honor System since 2000.

Fall 2016

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Many readers sent in feedback to the summer cover story “Modern Honor.” A selection of letter excerpts appear, along with a letter from the Editor on the Honor System piece.

Fall 2016

Modern Honor

Modern Honor

Honor’s single sanction barely survived a vote. Now what?

In 2013, students voted in an “informed retraction” measure to the Honor System. This past spring, the single sanction barely survived a vote. Now what?

Summer 2016

Honor Update

Honor Update

Honor Committee chair says that Informed Retraction, introduced in April 2013, has been a success.

Summer 2014

Honorable Intentions

Honorable Intentions

Students vote to alter Honor System

In a late-February vote, students voted to add an informed retraction option to the University's Honor System. Students voted on two proposals.

Summer 2013

Honor Committee Proposes Changes to System

Honor Committee Proposes Changes to System

Group believes proposals will address challenges facing Honor

How the Honor System has evolved why the Honor Committee hopes its new proposal might help.

January 21, 2013

The Evolution of Honor

The Evolution of Honor

Enduring Principle, Changing Times

The 'community of trust' traces its origins to the first students, but the Honor System has taken some twists and turns over the years.

Spring 2008

Restoring Honor

Restoring Honor

Perspectives on an imperiled institution in a changing world

UVA's cherished Honor System is facing major challenges, not the least of which is students' reluctance to participate. Six people with an interest in the future of honor share their thoughts.

Spring 2006

Highlights

Scaling Up

Scaling Up

A law school climb to Everest base camp could set a new baseline in global learning.

Beyond Blackface

Beyond Blackface

Recent political scandals prompted Corks & Curls to look for a new name. They also had us looking through our own back issues.