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‘The Last Lecture’ Series Holds 25th Anniversary

University of Virginia Housing and Residence Life hosted its annual event, “The Last Lecture Series,” on April 18, celebrating their 25th Anniversary. The event featured...

Harriet Tubman to Become Face of the $20 Bill: A Fitting Tribute

This past Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew announced that Harriet Tubman would adorn the $20 bill, bumping former U.S. President Andrew Jackson to...

Take Back The Night Hosts Open Mic

Take Back the Night hosted its annual campaign this week on Grounds in efforts to “shatter the silence, and stop the violence” regarding sexual...

Semester at Sea Students Visit Morocco, Their Final Port of Call

A long line of Semester at Sea students stood in line at the dock, waiting to climb up the gangway onto the MV World Odyssey for...

Woman of the Week: Photographer Kendall Siewert Turns Her Camera Toward Men

Last year, I was able to interview Kendall Siewert, who was the host of an exhibition called Every Body: photographing women as they see themselves, at Open Grounds....

Putting our Spring Breaks to Shame: Alisha Gupta’s Mission to Morocco for Operation Smile

While many students were relaxing at home and on beaches over spring break, Alisha Gupta was flying half way across the world to take...

Despite Nearby Terrorism, SAS Sails On to Ghana

A group of students on the MV World Odyssey sat in the dining room, hunched over their lunches and chattering casually. It was a pretty normal...

“Jackie” Ordered to Testify in Dean Eramo Defamation Suit

On Tuesday, a judge formally ruled that Jackie, the former UVa student at the center of the now-redacted Rolling Stone article “A Rape on...

Students Protest Removal of Books from Alderman Library

At the beginning of 2016, talks of future renovations sparked rumors about the potential for an off-Grounds storage facility for many of the books...

UVa Holds First Annual Out of The Darkness Walk

This past weekend, UVa held its first annual Out of the Darkness Walk on Grounds. The walk attracted over one hundred participants and raised...

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NOW: Demographics of Students Reported for Honor Offenses Do Not Mirror UVA’s Demographics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZrss07KXAs UVA Honor has released its Honor Bicentennial Report revealing discrepancies between the student population demographic and the demographic of those students reported to Honor....

HooPolls: Hoo’s Your Valentine?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9b6VFdNZkkE Do you have a valentine this year? If not, join the club. Check out what other students plan to do for Valentine's Day this...

A Full Breakdown of the Va Governor Scandal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGc0KNBD63M Blackface and Sexual Assault: You can't make this stuff up. Watch this complete breakdown of the scandals involving Governor Ralph Northam, Lieutenant Governor Justin...