On Friday, October 6, 2017, tens of thousands of students and alumni joined on the Lawn to join in the launch of the University’s Bicentennial celebration.
Congratulations to Catherine Creighton (Col ’14 L/M) who won a $25 gift card to the UVA Bookstore by correctly answering that this photo is of Pavilion VII, also known as the Colonnade Club.
A plaque on the north exterior wall of the Rotunda was dedicated in memory of U.S. Army Capt. Humayun S.M. Khan (Col ’00) during a ceremony on May 2. Khan, the University’s lone alumnus to die in the Iraq War, was killed in 2004 after stopping a taxi loaded with explosives.
The UVA community reclaims a higher Grounds, seeking to supplant images of angry torch-bearers with scenes of peace.
Congratulations to Joel Gardner (Col ’70, Law ’74 L/M) who won a $25 gift card to the UVA Bookstore by correctly answering that this is the Crackerbox, behind the East Range.
Take a look at concerts at UVA throughout the past 70 years, from Fats Domino to Lady Gaga.