Summer 2012

Life During Wartime

Life During Wartime

Letters in Special Collections document the Civil War day by day

New blog documents the Civil War in letters, day by day, exactly 150 years later.

The Evolution of Depression

The Evolution of Depression

How depression might—or might not—be a biological adaptation

A UVA psychiatrist believes that depression is a biological adaption and must have an upside.

Cool Stuff for Summer

Cool Stuff for Summer

Looking for some ways to get more out of your summer? We’ve got some ideas, tips and stories that can help.

UVA faculty and alumni explore a few ways to get the best out of your summer.

The Marriage Crisis

The Marriage Crisis

How marriage has changed in the last 50 years and why it continues to decline

UVA researchers explore the ways that marriage has changed and look toward the future of the institution.

University Digest

Top Dog

Top Dog

George struts the halls of Alderman and the stage at Westminster with equal prowess.

Sports

Hall of Famer

Hall of Famer

Ralph Sampson takes his place among basketball's greatest stars

Leaps & Bounds

Leaps & Bounds

Virginia's sparkling new track facility and its ACC champs

Arts

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R&D Briefs

R&D Briefs

Can you heat a home with computers? Do social safety net programs work? How long does it take high-fat foods to clog your arteries?

Admission FAQs

Admission FAQs

What standardized tests play a role in the UVA undergraduate admission process?