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Collecting Art: A Panel Discussion with UVA Alumni and Friends 9/11 at 4 PM

Jasmine Jackson – September 8th, 2015

This coming Friday afternoon, Sept. 11 at 4:00 p.m., there will be an unprecedented panel of distinguished alumni and friends of UVA, who are involved in art collecting and curating. All students interested in art are cordially invited to what should be an illuminating discussion with panelists:

Heywood Fralin, former Rector and BOV member, for whom the UVA's Art Museum is named  

Bill Eiland, Collector and Director of the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia  

Entrepreneurship @ UVA Kickoff on 9/10, 5 - 6:30 PM

Jasmine Jackson – September 4th, 2015

Want to know more about entrepreneurship at UVA? Come to the Entrepreneurship @ UVA Kickoff!

Join fellow students at the Entrepreneurship @ UVA Kickoff to learn about entrepreneurship clubs and the UVA E-Cup, watch students pitch their ideas, meet with other entrepreneurial students and enjoy refreshments!

Thursday, September 10, 2015
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Cavalier Daily Seeks Ombudsman: Apply for a Paid Position in the Student Paper

Jasmine Jackson – September 4th, 2015

The Cavalier Daily is currently seeking a University graduate student to serve as its ombudsman. The position includes writing one article per week notifying our readership of potential improvements the paper can make and generally commenting on the organization's product. The public editor is paid for each article and given a Cavalier Daily email address. For application details, email

Social Media and Marketing Chair Position with Health Unbound

Jasmine Jackson – September 4th, 2015

Interested in medical or health innovation and entrepreneurship? Health UnBound promotes health innovation on Grounds. They're looking for a passionate, proactive, and creative student to be the new social media and marketing chair. He or she will work closely with all the members to devise marketing strategies for our various events while maintaining our online presence. If interested, please contact for more information. Visit the website for more details.

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 SpaceX. 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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