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4 hrs ago | 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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GlobeSt.com

Bryan Crane Joins Clarion Partners

Save the date: October 21-22 and be part of the action at CCIM THRIVE , a dynamic event and collaboration between GlobeSt.com and CCIM.

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Washington Examiner

No Republican wave in November election

None of the nationally recognized political prognosticators expect a landslide election in either the House or Senate, though the GOP is expected to do well in both chambers.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, John Boehner

Virginia Business

Young Entrpreneurs

Starting a company has become the dream of many young Americans. A study released last year, "Millennials and the Future of Work," found that 71 percent of 20- and 30-somethings today want to quit their jobs and work for themselves.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

KIMA

Yakima taps Davenport as next Director of Community Development

In the 27 years Joan Davenport has worked for the City of Yakima, she has served in a variety of roles ranging from an entry-level Associate Planner to a Division Manager and as an acting Department Director.

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Related Topix: Yakima, WA

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

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The Tides got a dominating performance from 24-year-old pitcher Tyler Wilson Wednesday afternoon in Norfolk's 5-1 win over the Durham Bulls.

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Related Topix: Virginia

WebCPA

Deloitte Analytics announces University of Virginia collaboration

Deloitte Analytics has announced a collaborative agreement with the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce, under which it will serve a three-year term as an advisory board member for the school's Center for Business Analytics .

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OpEdNews

So, I Asked the Russian Ambassador What He Thinks of NATO

The Russian Ambassador to the United States, Sergey Ivanovich Kislyak, spoke at the University of Virginia on Tuesday evening, in an event organized by the Center for Politics , which no doubt has video of the proceedings.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Ukraine, US News, Liberal Political News

WCAV

McDonnell Testimony Reveals Inner Workings of UVa Board of Visitors

Bob McDonnell testified he could say no to donors and used University of Virginia Vice Rector William Goodwin Jr. as an example.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Virginia

WBTV

NCTM announces fall excursion tours

For the past eight years, N.C. Transportation Museum Autumn Train Excursions have combined railroading, history, travel, shopping, dining and fun.

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Related Topix: Charlottesville, VA, Life, Food, Food Festival

Express India

Big fat wedding could be key to marital bliss

The more people who attend your wedding to share the beginning of your new life, the better the chances you will be happily married years down the road, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Wedding, University of Denver

Charleston City Paper

Allen Lyndrup has been setting the stage for more than 30 years

After nearly two decades teaching in College of Charleston's theater department, you would think Allen Lyndrup would be ready for a break from the stage.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, College of Charleston, Illinois, Wartburg College, James Madison University

Charleston City Paper

From CofC to Charleston Stage, Janine McCabe dresses the city's thespians

Anyone who has ever participated in Halloween knows that a costume can make you feel like another person.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Halloween, College of Charleston, Wedding, Theater, Arts, Flat Rock, NC

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Z100 Radio

The Bigger Your Wedding, the Happier Your Marriage?

Nothing says "I will love you forever" like blowing $200,000 on a wedding . . . just so distant relatives can enjoy a 16-piece band play "Crazy in Love" next to a chocolate fondue fountain.

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Related Topix: Wedding

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