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May 18, 2018

The graduating class contains 53 Harrison Undergraduate Research Award winners, 49 Global Health Scholars, 39 Jefferson Public Citizen Award recipients, 29 Double-’Hoo Research Award recipients, 13 Community-Based Undergraduate Research Grants recipients and 10 University Awards for Projects in the Arts recipients.

May 14, 2018

Three University of Virginia students have received grants from the University Award for Projects in the Arts program, allowing them to follow their artistic muses this summer.

May 8, 2018

The annual “Double ’Hoo” grants offer graduate students an early opportunity to mentor undergraduates, and give undergraduates an experienced partner to aid in the pursuit of their research goals. 

The Rotunda
March 2, 2018

Forty-six University of Virginia undergraduate students will tackle summer research projects, with subjects ranging from first-century Italian dwellings to 21st-century medicine, thanks to grant support awarded by the University.

Researcher Nicky Demitry
February 28, 2018

Nicole Demitry’s research into humanitarian aid to Haiti found a lot of hard questions and no easy answers.

Researcher Madeline Morales
February 26, 2018

Immersed in her research into ceramic matrix composite materials, Madeline Morales went looking for one thing and found another.

collage of student arts awards winners
May 22, 2017

Six University of Virginia students have received grants from the University Award for Projects in the Arts program, allowing them to follow their artistic muses this summer.

Thomas Jefferson statue by artist Gault
April 28, 2017

This summer, pairs of University of Virginia student researchers will examine corrosion in aluminum alloys, probe the social and economic impact of large urban development in the Middle East and develop new therapies for multiple sclerosis.

Picture of Undergraduate Students who won the award
March 29, 2017

Investigating nerve disorders and fighting microbes have netted two University of Virginia students prestigious research awards.

Student working in lab
March 1, 2017

From Ann Richards’ politics in Texas, to diabetes in mice, to race riots in Reconstruction-era Louisiana, 49 undergraduate students will receive support from the University of Virginia this summer to pursue research projects of their own choosing.

Student Michael Giovinco
February 27, 2017

The son of two professional clowns, Giovinco was juggling and walking on stilts even as an elementary school student. He brought his love of circus to UVA and, four years later, helped create and stage a full circus show right here on Grounds.

Emily Cox and Sahil Chawla
February 24, 2017

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.

Students DeAnza Cook and Jack Brake
February 24, 2017

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.

Kenan Fellowshop recipients Baxter Craven, Thomas Howard and Owen Gallogly
June 16, 2016

Four University of Virginia scholars will spend the summer focusing on the Lawn, conducting three separate research projects involving the Academical Village.

Sudents drawing in art studio
May 22, 2016

Five University of Virginia students have received grants from the University Award for Projects in the Arts program, allowing them to follow their artistic muses this summer.

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