When Hurricane Camille hit Nelson County on the night of Aug. 19-20, 1969, UVA student volunteers from a fledgling Madison House sprang into action.
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Adriana Allen and Nick Smith, co-chairs of the residence staff program through Housing and Residence Life, offer tips and tricks to make students’ move-in days flawless.
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Each year, UVA football players choose the first teammate to pick a jersey number. This year’s honor went to Reed Kellam, a lifelong UVA fan who has worked his way up from walk-on to scholarship starter.
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Tiffany Mickel was inspired to start a company celebrating black role models and entrepreneurship. She co-founded The Heiritage game company, whose first product is a deck of playing cards featuring black female trailblazers.
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Every year, hundreds of UVA students enjoy life-changing experiences away from Grounds. Check out some highlights from this summer’s education abroad programs.
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The U.S. Department of State’s scholarship program supports students in studying or participating in internships abroad, while gaining skills critical to U.S. national security and economic prosperity.
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Niketas Koussis built an extraordinary academic record in community college, became one of the top-ranked Best Buy employees nationwide and overcame periods of homelessness. Now, he’s thrilled to be coming to UVA’s McIntire School of Commerce.
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The Heritage Theater Festival produces professional-level shows with help from many UVA students who have a passion for theater.