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Yearbooks available

Submitted on Feb 29, 2016 by Ken Derrenbacker (Friend)

I have four yearbooks from my brothers time at UVA (1958-1962) all in great condition. I really really don’t want to put them in the land fill. You pay shipping and there yours

Eclipse coming to the USA in 2017

Submitted on Jun 30, 2015 by Chap Percival (Educ ’88)

I am an astronomy educator who has traveled to 4 continents to see 5 total solar eclipses. There is one coming to the USA, the first in the 48 states since 1979. I have written a book, Go See The Eclipse And Take A Kid With You, to inform people about the eclipse and let…more >

Rolling Stone editors

Submitted on Apr 7, 2015 by Michael Grow (Com ’66)

Rolling Stone not firing editors responsible for rape article? Can’t we begin a grass roots groundswell of indignation demanding they be fired for gross incompetence and lack of professionalism for damaging so many reputations and setting back the cause of women’s safety on campuses? C’mon man!

Who was in the wrong? Get the facts.

Submitted on Mar 21, 2015 by Mike Fitzpatrick (Engr ’72)

When making decisions, we should do the best we can to contain our gut emotions and rely on the facts to draw the appropriate conclusion.

From media reports, it appears Mr. Johnson attempted to enter an Irish bar on the Corner during the evening of St. Patrick’s Day. He was carded and because he was underage…more >

Get the complete facts before ‘fanning the flames’ !!!

Submitted on Mar 20, 2015 by David Morthland (Law ’65)

Dear Ms. Sullivan,
After reading your letter below and the accusatory statements of Mr. Martin as you have suggested, It is clear that his staff and department is in as much or more need of investigation as anybody else involved for having completely and with the utmost bias, prejudged the incident before anybody has any clue…more >