Available Year Round
Engaging the Mind
This lecture series presents notable faculty members in thought- provoking talks, seminars, workshops and forums in an effort to share the University’s vast knowledge with the entire community.
On the mornings of home football games, hear from some of UVA’s top minds. Lifetime Learning partners with the Alumni Association in offering these faculty lectures. All talks are free, open to all and held at 10 am in Alumni Hall.
Jefferson in Paris
Thomas Jefferson called Paris home for five years. There he explored its culture, architecture, art, theater, bookstores, foods, wines, language and much more. This seminar delves into Jefferson’s Paris.
A day-long, in-depth learning experience designed to educate, provoke thought and encourage dialogue among its audiences. This program is a passionate exploration of a single topic.
Summer Jefferson Symposium
A vibrant academic program that reflects on Thomas Jefferson’s ideals and life stories. This multi-day symposium is held on Grounds and gives you an opportunity to enjoy a summer excursion in Charlottesville. Learn more about the 2022 SJS, "The Presidency of Thomas Jefferson: America’s Third President."
UVA at Oxford
In a continuation of UVA’s long-standing relationship with Oxford University, Lifetime Learning offers a week-long educational adventure. Immerse yourself in centuries-old traditions as you learn and explore.
THOUGHTS FROM THE LAWN
The Thoughts From the Lawn blog features posts by UVA faculty related to upcoming lectures, recent books, educational events, and research conducted on relevant topics.