Communities of Interest

The Virginia Club of New York supports the activity of alumni communities of interest. Active communities are listed below. For more information, please email

Hoos Hungry

Hoos Hungry is the Virginia Club of New York’s food-centered community of interest. The group was formulated for those who enjoy experiencing NYC one bite at a time. Hoos Hungry seeks to bring Wahoos together through food-related events such as tastings, cooking classes, restaurant outings, and more. The committee strives to organize an event every other month. Subscribe to our Hoos Hungry newsletter here.

Hoos in Entertainment

The Hoos in Entertainment community engages UVA alumni interested in the Entertainment Industry, regardless of career level, to create a community that supports, collaborates, socializes, and networks with other UVA alumni, parents, and friends all in the Entertainment Business. Professionals that will benefit from the group include: actors, dancers, producers, technicians, news anchors, entertainment lawyers, writers, directors, agents, administration, public relations specialists, and many more. Be sure to join our NY Facebook Page. For more information, or to be added to our email distribution, please fill out this brief survey!

Hoos in Entrepreneurship

Dedicated to solving business problems, pooling expertise, sharing ideas, and connecting people, Hoos in Entrepreneurship is aimed at providing both practical help and moral support to UVA alumni entrepreneurs. If you run your own business or are working on starting one, this is the group for you. We encourage you to join the Hoos in Entrepreneurship LinkedIn group.


STUDIO is our arts affinity interest group. The committee is dedicated to connecting UVA alumni through arts events and opportunities, such as museum and gallery visits, field trips, and performance viewings. STUDIO maintains an active email list of Virginia Club members who receive early registration access to STUDIO’s programming. To join the list or for more information, please email


The WahooLaw Attorney Networking community is aimed at connecting alumni through industry-specific receptions or events for attorneys who earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from UVA. To get involved, we encourage you to join the WahooLaw LinkedIn group or email for more information.