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As the University enters its third century, we invite you to help shape our forward direction by providing thoughts on the following questions about three thematic areas that define the University: community, discovery and service.
Sam Ezersky, who graduated from the University of Virginia in 2017, crafted a UVA-themed crossword to mark the University’s bicentennial and this week’s inauguration of the ninth UVA president.
Famed artist Georgia O’Keeffe studied at the University of Virginia every summer from 1912 to 1916, taking courses designed for art teachers and teaching some classes of her own.
Before there was Jim Ryan, who will be inaugurated Oct. 19 as the University of Virginia’s ninth president, there were eight previous University presidents with eight different inaugurations.
Rare copies of the Emancipation Proclamation, signed by President Abraham Lincoln, and the 13th Amendment abolishing slavery, as well as a unique note by the famous abolitionist Frederick Douglass are on display at the University of Virginia, on loan from a private collection.