Open Tables at the Corner Studio provide opportunities to discuss questions posed by hosts on a wide range of topics.
Secretary of State John Kerry announces the Diplomacy Lab, a new collaboration between UVA and the State Department.
In the early years, UVA’s academic year concluded with “Public Day” when the students would present their research, sharing the fruits of their studies with the community. The tradition was revived this year with student presentations and a digital exhibition in the OpenGrounds studio.
What is going on at OpenGrounds? Flash Seminars, Open Table Discussions, Open Hours, and more. Read more about our upcoming events >
OpenGrounds institutional and corporate partners create a network of distilled experience connecting artists, engineers, designers, scientists, writers, entrepreneurs, and innovators for creative idea-generation...more >
What do we create?
OpenGrounds nurtures and accelerates interactions that emphasize creative innovation across disciplines, and catalyzes projects that will redefine the public research university for the new millennium.
Why do we collaborate?
OpenGrounds was created to generate new ideas that will make a difference, connecting people and inspiring action across boundaries within and beyond the University.