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Connecting your Student Organization to your Future: Third Year Council (TYC)

Kaitlyn Diaz – October 4th, 2017

Do you want to know how you can develop leadership skills through a student organization at UVA? Check out the following spotlight on Third Year Council (TYC), a special status organization, featuring Galen Green. Galen is a third year at the University of Virginia studying Commerce and is currently serving as the President of Third Year Council. Read on to learn Galen's journey with Class Council. 

What is the benefit of joining Class Council?

COMM 1100: Understanding the World of Business

Kay Khosbayar – October 4th, 2017

If you are someone who wants to get a better idea about the field of business before pursuing a degree in Commerce or business-related work experience, consider enrolling in this course. It introduces the "language of business," as well as knowledge and skills in the areas of strategy, finance, accounting, and marketing. This business course is open to all non-commerce majors who have not already taken COMM 1800.

Get Your Research Funded with the Center for Undergraduate Excellence

Christie Julien – October 4th, 2017

The Center for Undergraduate Excellence helps connect students to all kinds of research and scholarship opportunities. They have a number of opportunities listed on their website and will be holding information sessions on 2 awesome sources of funding.  See below for details. 

Harrison Undergraduate Research Award Information Session

4:00 to 5:00, Wednesday, October 11

Clemons Library, Room 204


VA State Bar Young Lawyers Conference - Hampton Roads Minority Pre-Law Conference - 10/14

Melvin Walker – October 3rd, 2017

William and Mary Law School
Saturday, 10/14
9:00 AM

The conference will give you an insider's perspective to all aspects of law school and career opportunities in the legal profession. Learn more about:

  • Whether law school is right for you
  • Applying to law school
  • Paying for law school

The conference will include a mock law school class and presentations by current law school students, distinguished attorneys, law school professors, and law school admissions counselors.

Microsoft Coding Competition

Christie Julien – October 2nd, 2017

Microsoft College Coding Competition


Bring your laptop, charger, and some friends for your chance to win a $150 gift card or other great prizes! All skill levels welcome. Teams of up to 3 people. Free pizza!

No Purchase Necessary. Open only to students 18+. For Official Rules and a full list of events, see



Tuesday, October 10th
7:00 PM-10:00 PM


Thornton Hall E303

University of Virginia

Health Careers Shuffle: October 17th, 6 - 8 pm!

Hannah Guffey – September 29th, 2017

Are you a pre-health student considering potential career paths outside of medicine? Wonder what it looks like to conduct clinical research, provide mental health support to children and families impacted by trauma, or effect change in healthcare systems through policy? Join the UVA Pre-Health Advisors, the Healthcare Career Community, and the Pre-Health Student Leadership Advisory Board for the 3rd Annual Health Careers Shuffle on October 17th, 6 - 8 pm.

Become a Multicultural Peer Educator

Hannah Guffey – September 29th, 2017

Multicultural Student Services is proud to introduce the Multicultural Peer Educators program (MPEs). The MPEs will serve as a collaborative and diverse group of students who aim to educate their peers on issues of social justice. As an MPE, you have the opportunity to facilitate impactful conversations at the University of Virginia by highlighting social justice issues, promoting an inclusive community, and expanding cultural competency.

Work for Rep. Sander Levin in Washington, DC

Hannah Guffey – September 29th, 2017

The office of Rep. Sander Levin is accepting applications for a very organized, detail-oriented and customer-service focused individual to take on a position that includes the responsibilities of Staff Assistance, Legislative Correspondent and Intern Coordinator in our Washington office.

Previous Hill experience as an intern or in similar position required.