Category Archives: HooVille

Goings-on in C’Ville.

S.H.H.O. Time

If you haven’t seen the chalking, the tweets, the Facebook page/statuses/ events, etc…allow me to clue you in. The Student Hip-Hop Organization has arrived at the University of Virginia. The members include two of Switch’s very own, Chuck and yours … Continue reading

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Society Awareness of Vitality for Everyone

This post has been a long time coming. Before final exams started I was approached by some peers who started up a new CIO here at UVA. I was intrigued at the concept and at the passion these students felt … Continue reading

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UVA Honors Yeardley Love with Candlelight Vigil

I can’t lie, this might have been one of the most intense moments I’ve ever been in. The amphitheater was FILLED with sorrow tonight as we heard words from President John Casteen and 4th-year president Sarah Elaine Hart. Most of … Continue reading

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UVa Student-Athlete Killed, Men’s Lax Player Charged

Update in The Baltimore Sun. Fourth-year, University of Virginia women’s lacrosse player Yeardley Love, 22, was discovered slain at a 14th Street Northwest apartment early this morning (circa 2:15 AM). Charlottesville police were called upon under the pretense of a … Continue reading

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The Silver Lining [2010 NPHC Greek Cookout]

It’s down to the last full week of classes and EVERYONE is working hard to get those last papers, exams and assignments done. Not very fair, because we’d all rather be studying for the oh-so-crucial final exams. It’s almost like … Continue reading

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HooVille Spotlight: Protecting our Trusts, because race still matters…

RACE IS AN ISSUE at the University of Virginia.

As most of the student body now knows, this Wednesday night some bad blood was spilled and it was students versus students. Below is the first hand account from one of the young ladies involved, read the words from her thoughts and not mine and understand what this crime was and what her feelings are, how her sense of community has been taken. Continue reading

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Graduation Sickness, NOT Senioritis

I don’t know about the rest of 2010 but I think I have “Graduation Sickness.” I’m looking in all directions and maybe in more directions than ever before in my four years. We’re right at the end of the semester…there … Continue reading

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That just happened…tales of the Northline

The gloves are off on this one. I just got-on the 2pm Northline at the Chapel to go home and have lunch. Now as members of the UVA community we know that in the middle of the day from 12 … Continue reading

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