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14 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily

BROOM: Welcome back

Hello and welcome to the fall semester of 2014 at the University of Virginia. I am Chris Broom, Public Editor for the Cavalier Daily, the oldest collegiate daily in the Commonwealth.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Washington Post

Question of beard and religious freedom unites groups who've been opponents

Religious groups and some civil libertarians were often at odds during the last Supreme Court term, but they have found common ground on a religious freedom case that the justices will take up as one of their first orders of business in October.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Liberal Political News

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Mount Solon Man Killed In Crash

Sgt. Les Tyler of the Virginia State Police said 22-year-old Steven Brooks was driving a 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse eastbound on Lacey Spring Road when he ran off the road to the left, over corrected and ran off the road to the right.

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Related Topix: Mount Solon, VA, Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville Tomorrow

Obstacles confront ambitious bridge plans for area pedestrians and cyclists

When Brian Drake and his family moved to the Hollymead neighborhood on U.S. 29 in northern Albemarle County four years ago, they expected to find a community where it was safe to bike and walk.

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Related Topix: Albemarle County, VA, Charlottesville, VA

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Chesapeake crew club holds novice rowing camp

This story is a sample from the Chesapeake Clipper, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Friday in Chesapeake.

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Related Topix: Chesapeake, VA, Education Etc.

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

UVA Architect David Neuman Will Leave In October

The man who oversees the University of Virginia's historic preservation efforts and major projects has become a short timer.

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Related Topix: Stanford University

Patch.com

"Backdoor" Admission: Earning entry to an elite college with less than elite credentials

While you may not be able to initially enroll in an elite college, there are other ways to earn admission into the college of your dreams.

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Related Topix: Tufts University

Effingham Herald

What you do before marriage has everything to do with having a happy marriage

Let them see the happy couple and that many friends and family come to celebrate the beginning of this new family.

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Related Topix: Human Sexuality

BizDeansTalk

"Bubble Watching" - Dean Bob Bruner of Darden School of Business, University of Virginia

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

NBC29

Fans Flood Downtown to Support 'Hoos before Season Opener

The University of Virginia has an uphill battle going into its season opener against the University of California, Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Downtown (Los Angeles, CA), UC Los Angeles

HeraldSun.com

Incoming DA names chief assistant

Luke Bumm was named Thursday as incoming District Attorney Roger Echols' chief assistant prosecutor.

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Related Topix: Durham County, NC, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

WCAV

Governor's Push for Studies at UVa Key Point to Closing Statements in McDonnell Trial

Prosecutors have repeated there is no smoking gun in the federal corruption trial against former governor Bob McDonell and his wife Maureen, but an email correspondence about possible clinical studies at the University of Virginia "is as close as it get to proving quid pro quo in this case," prosecutor David Harbach told the jury during closing ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Beach, VA, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Miami Herald

Kansas Senate race may not be sure GOP win

Larry Sabato, director of the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia , moved the race from "safe Republican" to "likely Republican," and a new poll showed incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kansas, leading the field, but with 37 percent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts

Washington Examiner

UVa. architect to step down after 11-year tenure

The architect that oversaw planning for the $50 million restoration of the University of Virginia's iconic Rotunda is stepping down.

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Related Topix: Stanford University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Is Multitasking Multi-Deadly?

If you look at the latest job listings, I guarantee that a large percentage of them will read, "Must be able to multitask and work under pressure in a deadline-driven, fast paced environment..." These descriptions should say, "...where creativity and your health and well-being are not important.

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WCAV

New App Turns Normal Cars into Taxis in Charlottesville

The app has been around for four years, but only started operating in Charlottesville on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Charlottesville, VA

MarketWatch

Paul B. Farrell: 7 reasons women will lead the new world order

"Men are losing their grip," wrote Jennifer Homans in her New York Times review of "The End of Men and Rise of Women," Hanna Rosin's bestseller.

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Virginia Business

Uber expands in Virginia

Uber announced Thursday its launching in 22 new U.S. college cities, including two in Virginia.

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Related Topix: Charlottesville, VA

The Washington Post

U-Va. spells out which employees must relay reports of sex assault to university officials

The University of Virginia will require most faculty and staff to report possible sexual misconduct they learn about from students, even if the students request confidentiality, under a policy announced this week.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

NBC29

UVA Enters 20-Year Agreement with Aramark as Food Provider

The University of Virginia announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Aramark to continue to provide comprehensive dining services across Grounds.

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