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Pillar III: Provide Educational Experiences that Deliver New Levels of Student Engagement

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Tom Tom Festival
April 6, 2017

’Hoos Take a Leading Role in the Sixth Annual Tom Tom Founders Festival

The sixth annual Tom Tom Founders Festival, expected to draw its largest crowd yet – nearly 40,000 people over the course of seven days – kicks off Monday. This burgeoning tradition has become a staple of Charlottesville and the University of Virginia’s spring calendar

March 24, 2017


The University of Virginia builds some of the most sophisticated astronomical instruments on Earth, and they are enabling new discoveries in our galaxy and beyond.

Emily Cox and Sahil Chawla
February 24, 2017

Undergraduate Researchers Probe Alzheimer’s in Mice and Impressionism

Research is a cornerstone of the undergraduate student experience at the University of Virginia, with about 54 percent of graduating fourth-year students indicating that they had completed a significant research, design or creative project as part of their undergraduate program of study.