Bonvillian, who died May 8, developed a simplified sign language that non-speaking children with disabilities could easily learn. He and colleagues were also exploring other applications. more >
The merit-based fellowships enhance UVA’s intellectual life by bringing some of the nation’s top graduate students to Grounds. more >
A $10 million gift from Jane Batten, matched by UVA’s Bicentennial Scholars Fund, will create a fund to support graduate students in the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy’s Master of Public Policy Program. more >
An open green space will replace the venerable hotel and nearby buildings as a key piece of the plan to improve an important entrance corridor. more >
With all the pomp and circumstance that comes with Final Exercises, it can be hard to “press pause” and soak in the momentous occasion. Class of 2018, this video will show you how to slow down and savor every moment. more >
Douglas Laycock takes a preliminary look at Monday’s Supreme Court decision that strikes down a federal law that prohibited states from allowing sports betting. more >
Presidential inaugurations feature academic regalia, community events and – while signaling the beginning of new leadership – celebrate the values and aspirations of an institution. more >
Marianne Kubik’s students spent the semester earning a national certification in stage combat and mastering the art of creating fight scenes that are both utterly believable and entirely safe. more >