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Getting involved in Research Early

Christie Julien – September 2nd, 2015

Participating in academic research is a phenomenal way to grow your skills, engage in a subject you enjoy and make meaningful connections with faculty and other lab members. You can develop mentoring relationships that can last throughout your time at school. Participation in research can also enhance your classroom experience, by helping you understand publications, and appreciate the methodology behind some of the papers you read in class.

A Career In Space!

Christie Julien – September 2nd, 2015

Read about Undegrad Kelly Thomas' internship with Space Ex. The biggest draw for her, was the combination of applying start up culture to the business of exploring outer space.  Read more about it at UVA Today

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You're living diversity

Willie Williams – August 11th, 2015

You may know this because you identify with a historically underserved minority group or underrepresented population at a historically white university.  In fact there is a growing list of protected classes and potentially marginalized groups contributing to our heterogeneous university community—to our diversity.  However, many of us may not fit in these categories and although it is not historically supported, are diversity, too. 

You're living diversity

Willie Williams – August 11th, 2015

You may know this because you identify with a historically underserved minority group or underrepresented population at a historically white university.  In fact there is a growing list of protected classes and potentially marginalized groups contributing to our heterogeneous university community—to our diversity.  However, many of us may not fit in these categories and although it is not historically supported, are diversity, too. 

Scheduling Appointments on CAVLink

Sara Greene – August 5th, 2015

Scheduling an appointment has never been easier. Students can now request an appointment 24/7 via CAVLink! Getting started is easy - follow these steps:

1.) After logging in to CAVLink, click "Request a Counseling Appointment" on the right hand side.

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2.) Filter based on your preferences - appointment type, counselor, day, time and more! Tip: to see more appointment options, try only one or two filters to begin with.