He grew up in a grass hut with no electricity. Now, Peter Chege is fulfilling one of his dreams as an apprentice electrician at the University of Virginia.
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June 18, 2018
The cistern, located under a student room on the East Lawn, has been excavated and will soon be filled in again.
June 14, 2018
As University of Virginia students depart, the things they leave behind provide opportunities for local charities.
June 01, 2018
The University of Virginia’s beleaguered Lawn will be re-sodded following the heavy rains of Finals Weekend.
May 30, 2018
UVA scholars and alumni will pursue research and teach English in 13 different countries this year with the support of the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
May 25, 2018
Brian C. Seymour is a physics and math major whose research may help to establish a better understanding of gravity in the search for a unified theory among all the four forces in physics.
May 24, 2018
This summer, three UVA students will use Critical Language Scholarships to intensify their acquisition of languages in countries the State Department has deemed to be “crucial” to U.S. interests.
May 08, 2018
Joshua Zabin and Katherine Gasser will study in Tajikistan and Poland, respectively, as Boren Scholars, part of the National Security Education Program.
May 07, 2018
The annual “Double ’Hoo” grants offer graduate students an early opportunity to mentor undergraduates, and give undergraduates an experienced partner to aid in the pursuit of their research goals.
May 02, 2018
The University’s school year came to an end Wednesday with a picnic honoring outgoing University President Teresa A. Sullivan. Classes ended Tuesday, and exams begin Thursday.