Students enjoy a warm day on the Lawn (February 17). Photo by Dan Addison.

Students listen to Japanese Ambassador to the United States Ichiro Fujisaki speak on "The Future of Asia: Why We Need Each Other" (February 9). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison.

Wilson Deming (Col '11) and Diane Palko (Col'12) participated in a January Term course taught by Professor Stephen Macko that explored the "ocean in captivity" (January 18). Read more.

Japanese Ambassador to the United States Ichiro Fujisaki speaks on "The Future of Asia: Why We Need Each Other" (February 9). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Amanda Ray (Engr '13) was one of fifteen students to compete on Jeopardy! (February 8). Read More. Retired history professor Paul Gaston (center) and Alumnus Wesley Harris (right) share reminiscences of Martin Luther King Jr.'s visit to U.Va. in 1963 (January 26). Read More.
Professors Timothy Beatley and James Ryan are recipients of the 2011 Outstanding Faculty Awards (January 26). Read more. Scientists at the University of Virginia and The Scripps Research Institute have determined the structure of the protein package that delivers the genetic material of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to human cells (January 25). Read more.
Daniel Hartsoe (Engr '12) visited Thailand during Winter Break (December 31). Photo by Jeeranan Lin. The University Medical Center adds a high-tech, hybrid operating room to the cardiac facility (February 2). Read more.
Chris Henrich and the Virginia Wrestling Team compete with Appalachian State. Read More Photo by Jim Daves. The University of Virginia launches an interdisciplinary minor in global sustainability (February 11). Read More.
The Department of Drama opens their spring season with "The Beaux' Strategem" (February 17). Read more. Photo by Michael Bailey. Kelly Flynn and the swimming and diving team defeat North Carolina, 161.5-138.5 (January 22). Read more. Photo by Jim Daves.
Environmental scientist James N. Galloway and staff research assistant Allison Leach have created a web-based tool that calculates an individual's nitrogen footprint (February 19). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison. The Henry Moore sculpture "Seated Woman, 1958-59" is displayed in front of the newly renovated Art Museum (February 22). Read more. Photo by Jane Haley.
Duke University professor and Grammy award-winning producer Patrick Douthit, also known as 9th Wonder, speaks at the Student Hip-Hop Organization (February 22). Photo by Veronica Gonzales (Nurs '12). Work continues on the mural in Old Cabell Hall (February 18). Photo by Frankie Allen (Col '13).
Junior guard Sammy Zeglinski and freshman forward Akil Mitchell and the basketball team defeat Virginia Tech, 61-54 (February 19) Read More. Photo by Matt Riley. U.Va. fans cheer on the Virginia basketball team (February 19).
Junior Emily Fraser and sophmore Hana Tomljanovic and the tennis team defeat Baylor, 4-3 (February 18). Read more. The lobby of the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center (February 28). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison.
Broadway in Charlottesville's production of "The Wizard of Oz" at the John Paul Jones Arena (March 9). Photo by Dan Addison. Clare Vierbuchen (Edu '11) provides help and hope for Romanian children (March 2). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Jason Aldean performs at the John Paul Jones Arena (March 3). Photo by Dan Addison. Law professors Alex Johnson, Tomiko Brown-Nagin, and Risa Goluboff taught a January Term course that examines how the law affected Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement (January 13). Read more.

Leah Coates (Col '14) participates in a Jefferson Public Citizens orientation session team building task (February 28). Photo by Deirdre Davie.

Indonesia Ambassador to the United States Dino Patti Djalal speaks at the U.Va.'s Ambassadors' Speakers Forum (March 15). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison.
Junior attacker Josie Owen and the lacrosse team defeat William & Mary, 14-13 (March 16). Read More. Mark E. Fletcher tree planting Faculty member and administrator Angela Davis receives the John T. Casteen III Diversity-Equity-Inclusion Leadership Award (March 9). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison.
Research assistant professor of aerospace engineering Christopher Goyne is the principal investigator for the School of Engineering and Applied Science's hypersonic scramjet engine program (March 10).Read more. Photo by Dan Addison. English professor of creative writing Deborah Eisenberg receives the 2011 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction (March 15). Read more.
Maya Lin, designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial; Peter G. Peterson,philanthropist and founder of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation; and chief justice of the Virginia Supreme Court recied the 2011 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals (April 13). Read More. Anthropology professor Kath Weston shares her experience in Japan during the devastating earthquake (March 25). Read More. Photo by Cole Geddy.
Thomas Jefferson Medals Third year softball outfielder Giannina Cipolloni makes a diving catch against Syracuse. The Cavs won 2-1 (March 12). Read More. Photo by Jim Daves. The University Singers perform in Birmingham, AL. (March 23).
Students, faculty, and staff celebrate Leonard Sandridge and his 44 years of service to the U.Va. community. Read more. Photo by Dan Addison Internationally renowned diabetes technology scientist Boris P. Kovatchev has received the Edlich-Henderson Inventor of the Year award - the U.Va. Patent Foundation's top honor (March 29). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Robin Kendall (McIntire '11) and Sarah Munford (McIntire '11) have received the 2011 Davis Projects for Peace award to create a business training curriculum in Sao Paulo, Brazil (March 29). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison. President Sullivan has appointed Dr. Marcus Martin as vice president and chief officer for diversity and equity (April 1). Read more.Photo by Dan Addison.
Joanne Boyle named fourth head women's basketball coach in school history (April 11). Read More. Photo by Matt Riley. Leonard Sandridge is honored at the annual Founder's Day Tree Planting ceremony for his 44 years of service at U.Va. (April 13). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Aerial view of the Rotunda (April 26). Photo by Dan Addison. Inauguration Week begins with an interfaith observance at St. Thomas Hall (April 13). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison.
Teresa A. Sullivan is sworn in as the eighth president of the University of Virginia (April 15). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison. School of Architecture students attend a "short shop course" in welding in the Drama Department's fabrication shop (April 28). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison.
Renovations are underway at Newcomb Hall (January 20). Read more. Photo by Cole Geddy. The fifth-ranked Virginia rowing team won every race en route to capturing the team title at the 2011 ACC Championship at Clemson (April 23). Read more.
Former U.S. Supreme Court justice Sandra Day O'Connor speaks at an event sponsored by U.Va.'s Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy (May 2). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison. The Virginia Women's golf team compete at the NCAA championships. Photo by Jim Daves.
Michael Strine will succeed Leonard Sandridge as U.Va.'s executive vice president and chief operating officer on July 1 (May 12). Read more. Photo by Dan Addison. Carol Wood, associate vice president for public affairs, is selected as the recipient of the 2011 Elizabeth Zintl Leadership Award (May 17). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Evelyn McGee Colbert (Col '85) and husband, Stephen T. Colbert, make a gift to the College of Arts & Sciences that helps launch the College Arts Scholars Program (May 3). Read More. The Class of 2011 (May 22). Photo by Dan Addison
Virginia Governor Robert F. McDonnell speaks at the 182nd Final Exercises (May 22). Photo by Dan Addison. The 182nd Final Exercises (May 22). Photo by Dan Addison.
University of Virginia officials break ground for the Battle Building at the U.Va.'s Children's Hospital (June 9). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison. With over five thousand fans at Davenport Field in Charlottesville, Cavaliers celebrate their 3-2 victory over UC-Irvine in the Super Regional, which sends them to the College World Series where they will open play in Omaha, NE (June 13). Photo by Jim Daves.
U.Va. captures its fifth Men's Lacrosse NCAA Championship in Baltimore, MD (May 30). Photo by Matt Riley. Classic 'My Fair Lady' open the 2011 Heritage Theatre Festival season (June 21). Read More.
Reunions Weekend (June 4). Photo by Dan Addison. Renovations and repairs continue on the Rotunda (July 6). Photo by Cole Geddy.
A Summer Orientation session introduces new students and their parents to the University of Virginia (July 5). Read more. Photo by Jane Haley. (replace with photo 100). Rice Hall opens for the fall semester (August 5). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Parents help their students unpack while roommates collaborate on a storage box assembly (August 20). Photo by Cole Geddy. University staffers and volunteers travel to Dulles International Airport with the UVA Express program to greet international students (August 17). Photo by Cole Geddy.
The Department of Athletics presents a new installment of "Building of a Program," featuring an inside look at the U.Va. football program and head coach Mike London ahead of the Cavaliers` Sept. 3 season opener against the College of William & Mary (August 31).Read more. Photo by Jim Davies. Hunter J. Smith cuts the ribbon on the new Hunter Smith Band Building, providing a new home for the Cavalier Marching Band. Behind her are President Teresa Sullivan, Rector Helen Dragas, Arts & Sciences Dean Meredith Woo, band director William Pease and former executive vice president Leonard Sandridge. (September 6) Read more. Photo by Cole Geddy.
Elly Buckley (Col `14) scores a pair of goals that lead to a 3-2 win over Richmond (September 25). Read more. Photo by Matt Riley. Biomedical engineering major Hannah Meredith (Engr `12) is the first University of Virginia student to receive a scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation; she is one of 26 students nationwide who were awarded the funding this year for future graduate study (September 20). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Featured soloists David Colwell and Adam Carter will perform at the Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra presentation of "Bridges Across Traditions" on Sept. 30 and Oct. 2. Read More. At a recent football game, members of the women's crew were honored for their success — they hold aloft their 2011 ACC Championship trophy, won last spring — their 11th in the past 12 years (September 24). Photo by Matt Riley.
Perry Jones makes a 20-yard run toward the goal during the Sept. 24 game against Southern Miss (September 24). Read more. Photo by Matt Riley. Bruce Woodall (Col `12) lines up a putt at the VCU Shootout as 21st-ranked Virginia men`s golf team opens its 2011-12 season at the Hermitage Country Club in Richmond (September 26). Photo by Jim Daves.
Visiting scholars from China celebrate the National Day of the People's Republic of China (September 29). Photo by Baiping Gu. Tori Janowski (Col `12), a right-side hitter, sets up one of 10 kills in a game against No. 21 Miami; Miami won the three-set match (September 25). Photo by Matt Riley.
In his remarks at U.Va.'s Ambassadors' Speakers Forum in Nau Hall, Elkanah Odembo, Kenya's ambassador to the United States, says the world will remain an unsafe place until lawless Somalia is stabilized (October 3). Read more. Photo by Cole Geddy. U.Va. President Teresa A. Sullivan and Lt. Gen. Dana Chipman, U.S. Army judge advocate general, cut a cake to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Judge Advocate General's School presence in Charlottesville (October 4). Photo by Candace Besherse.
Sarah Turner (Col`13) plays with students in an Amy Biehl Foundation after school program near Cape Town in South Africa, part of the Semester at Sea program (October 3). Photo by Spencer Weiner. John D. Simon, executive vice president and provost, delivers remarks as the International Studies Office celebrates its move to Hotel A on the West Range, while Gowher Rizvi, vice provost for international programs, looks on (Oct. 10). Read more. Photo by Cole Geddy.
During the Jefferson Innovation Summit, more than 60 leaders from business, government, academia, media and the arts convene in the Dome Room of the Rotunda to discuss entrepreneurship and innovation in the United States (Oct. 12). Photo by Jack Looney. Caroline Miller (Col '13) scores two goals in the Cavaliers' 4-3 overtime victory over Florida State and is named the ACC Women's Soccer Co-Player of the Week (Oct. 11). Read more. Photo by Jeff Najarian.
U.Va. College of Arts & Sciences dedicates the Physical and Life Sciences Research Building (October 21). Photo by Dan Addison. Read more. Photo by Dan Addison. The "Keep the Fires Burning" campaign receives its first major gift — $100,000 from a former Lawn resident — to help with the estimated $3.7 million cost of repairing the chimneys as well as installing modern fire suppression systems in all 106 Lawn rooms (October 19). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
Flying the orange and blue at halftime (October 22). Photo by Susan Birckhead. The Goo Goo Dolls perform at John Paul Jones (October 26). Photo by Dan Addison.
Professor Larry Sabato interviews director Oliver Stone at the Virginia Film Festival, marking the 20th anniversary of the film "JFK" (November 4). Photo by Dan Addison. Bill T. Jones/Arne Zane Dance Company Residency at U.Va. highlights a life in dance (November 15). Read More. Photo by Cole Geddy.
Virginia cross country competes at the Cavalier Open. Read More. Virginia cross country women record a perfect score at the Lou Onesty Open. Read More.
Sarah-Wynne Eppes (Col '13), Jordan Buchsbaum (Col '13) and Liz Kream (Col '13) cross the finish line of the Richmond Half Marathon (November 13). Photo by Alexa Welch Edlund. Proud Wahoos celebrate the big Homecomings 2011 win against Georgia Tech in Scott Stadium (October 15). Photo by Alexandra Shaw.
The Cavaliers snap a three-game losing streak to Duke's Blue Devils in a 31-21 victory, boosting U.Va.'s record to 7-3 overall and 4-2 in Atlantic Coast Conference play (November 12). Photo by Matt Riley. Virginia Football coach Mike London is named ACC football coach of the year (November 29). Read More. Photo by Dan Addison.
The 11th annual Lighting of the Lawn (December 1). Photo by Cole Geddy.    

The photos in the collection were shot by Public Affairs' photographers Dan Addision, Jane Haley, and Cole Geddy, as well as many faculty, staff and students who submitted their photos throughout the year to Week in Photos. This production is brought to you by the Web Communications at U.Va. Public Affairs.