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World of Work

Liberal Arts and the World of Work

As a debate over the vocational value of a liberal arts education focuses on the employment opportunities it can provide, more students are eager to start chiseling away to specialize their studies toward a potential career as quickly as possible.   >> READ MORE

Up Close & Personal: Meet Some of the College's Newest Professors

A theoretical chemist by day; aspiring picture book author by night. A Harvard-educated professor who does her best work listening to the sounds of New Age music. An atmospheric scientist who will never live down being caught in a rainstorm without an umbrella.


Kateri DuBay


Kevin Grise


Sarah Milov

The Rhodes Journey

As difficult as it may be to win a Rhodes scholarship - only 32 Rhodes Scholars are chosen nationwide each year - a remarkable number of U.Va. graduates have accomplished the feat. Fifty U.Va. alumni have been awarded the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University; the majority of them came through the College. >> READ MORE

The Rhodes Journey

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