Was the dome once red? Evidence of Jefferson’s original Rotunda, sealed behind a wall since after the 1895 fire, recently came to light during the building’s restoration. The Washington Post profiles both the discoveries and the project that will restore the Rotunda's role at the heart of the University:
A study by U.Va. researcher Ben Castleman examining the impact intensive advising has on college graduation rates of low-income, first-generation students is one of three winners of a national competition.