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The ABCs of policing underage drinking WE DONT KNOW the sequence of events that ended with the bloodied face, captured on video, of Martese Johnson, a 20-year-old African American junior at the University of Virginia who required 10 stitches after he was tackled and arrested by agents of the s
Washington Post | 14 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
New UVA residence hall, Gibbons House, named for former slave couple Augusta Free Press News:William and Isabella Gibbons were husband and wife, enslaved by different professors and living in different pavilions in the mid-19th century University of Virginia.
Augusta Free Press | 23 hours, 50 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Waynesboro, Virginia
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UVA Holds 1st Paper Airplane Competition The University of Virginia held it's, first ever, competition that pit students against each other in a battle of paper airplanes, Saturday.
WVIR NBC29 | Mar 29, 2015 01:21 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Charlottesville, Virginia
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UVA Student Sounds Off on Her Blog, Gets International Attention A University of Virginia student is calling a display she found hanging on her neighbor's door racist and offensive.
WVIR NBC29 | Mar 28, 2015 11:42 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Charlottesville, Virginia
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KidFest Held at Fashion Square Mall Sixty children, including five miracle kids from the University of Virginia Children's Hospital, got to model in a runway fashion show at the Belk in Fashion Square Mall.
WVIR NBC29 | Mar 28, 2015 11:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Charlottesville, Virginia
A silver lining at U-Va. INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION by Charlottesville police found no substantive basis to support the Rolling Stone account of an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia. That announcement by Police Chief Timothy J. Longo pretty much completes the debunki
Washington Post | Mar 28, 2015 10:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Promising drug a New Paradigm for treating leukemia Augusta Free Press News:Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have developed a compound that delays leukemia in mice and effectively kills leukemia cells in human tissue samples, raising hopes that the drug could lead to improved tr
Augusta Free Press | Mar 28, 2015 2:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Waynesboro, Virginia
Balancing the tuition scales at U-Va. FOR ALL the recent cutbacks in state funding of higher education, and the tuition increases that followed, in-state tuition at a flagship institution such as the University of Maryland or the University of Virginia remains one of the few bargains availabl
Washington Post | Mar 28, 2015 12:52 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
UVA backs students summer research projects Augusta Free Press News:From examining the genes in the monkey flower, to exploring the Rev. Martin Luther Kings political, social and theological beliefs, to epilepsy therapies, to sustainable tourism, 38 University of Virginia undergraduates will pursue
Augusta Free Press | Mar 27, 2015 10:43 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Waynesboro, Virginia
Review of Rolling Stone's UVA rape story is long and damning The highly anticipated review of Rolling Stone's disputed story about a University of Virginia gang rape was submitted to the magazine this week, the On Media blog has learned, and its contents are apparently quite damning.
Politico | Mar 27, 2015 4:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend