• Tom Berry wasn’t new to crisis management. He was part of the medical response at the Pentagon on 9/11.

    Calm Amid the Chaos

    From meditation to monitoring social media: How the UVA E.R. team prepared for the worst of a tragic weekend’s violence.

  • Residents take shelter from Hurricane Harvey in the George R. Brown Convention Center.

    Emergency Medicine

    A doctor thought she’d donate blankets and socks during Hurricane Harvey and ended up contributing so much more.

  • When Speech Meets Hate

    The First Amendment was a major player in the events of August 11/12. A UVA legal expert shows how, and also asks some whys.

Winter 2017

Winter 2017

Getting a read on President-Elect Ryan; emergency medicine in the wake of Hurricane Harvey; the First Amendment in the context of Aug. 11-12; UVA hospital’s preparations for August’s violence—and much more!

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November Edition:

  • Banding Together: Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.

October Edition:

Highlights

Going Out on Top

Going Out on Top

Learn about UVA's Student Council president, the Honor Committee and University Judiciary Committee chairs, the editor-in-chief of the Cavalier Daily, and the co-chairs of the Housing & Residence Life program.

End of an Era

End of an Era

The Littlepage years saw major gains, some setbacks and lots of tough calls subject to second-guessing.

Sports Chief

Sports Chief

Learn about Carla Williams, UVA's new athletics director.

UVA in the Rankings

UVA in the Rankings

See where UVA ranks among the top colleges and universities in the country, according to US News & World Report, Money Magazine, Princeton Review and The Economist.

Calm Amid the Chaos

Calm Amid the Chaos

From meditation to monitoring social media: How the UVA E.R. team prepared for the worst of a tragic weekend’s violence.

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Banding Together

Banding Together

Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.
Fixer of Books

Fixer of Books

Eliza Gilligan’s job is to keep the University’s vast treasure trove of scholarly materials “usable, movable, durable [and] functional” for future students and researchers.

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Quotes

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What I tell them from the get-go is that what I do is the opposite of magic, because the point of every demonstration is to convey understanding—to give away all the secrets.

Professor Louis Bloomfield on his popular physics class for non-science majors, How Things Work

VREP - January 2018