Recent Articles by

Rebecca P. Arrington

April 02, 2012
April 2, 2012 — As the University of Virginia Navy ROTC presented the colors Sunday afternoon and the Virginia Sil'hooettes a capella group sang the National Anthem, administrators
April 01, 2012
March 30, 2012 — Every 36 hours, a member of the military takes her or his life, according to a report from the Center for New American Security. For returned servicemen and servicewomen, the rates are even higher; the U.S.
March 23, 2012
March 23, 2012 — Feel like getting some exercise in a fun, recreational setting? Try the Monticello Volkswalk April 15 in Charlottesville, hosted by the University of Virginia's Cavalier Volkssporting Club.
March 20, 2012
March 20, 2012 — "GradDays 2012," the second annual celebration of University of Virginia graduate and professional student life and academic achievement, begins this evening with a celebration of the OpenGround
March 15, 2012
March 15, 2012 — A memorial service for Oscar Miller Jr., professor emeritus of the University of Virginia and National Academy of Sciences member, will be held March 24 at 2 p.m. at U.Va.'s Alumni Hall.
March 13, 2012
March 13, 2012 — A recently completed survey of registered voters in the greater Charlottesville-Albemarle County area shows Democrat Timothy M. Kaine holding a substantial lead over Republican George Allen in the race for the U.S. Senate.
March 08, 2012
Residents of the Charlottesville area feel better about current economic conditions and are more optimistic about future conditions than Americans in general, according to a telephone survey of more than 1,000 area residents conducted by the University of Virginia's
March 05, 2012
e4. Checking. Castling. Kings and queens. Knights and pawns. These are all terms that will soon be second nature to local elementary students, thanks to an after-school program in which University of Virginia students participate.
March 01, 2012
March 1, 2012 — Sunscreen? Check. ID? Check. Work gloves? Yes, work gloves could be on the checklists of some of the nearly 400 University of Virginia students participating in Alternative Spring Break next week.
March 01, 2012
A gigantic black, white and brown tail swings back and forth across the checkered tile floor of the Alderman Library Scholars' Lab as library patrons squeal and rush over.

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