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Politicising BeyoncA©, The Simpsons and Philosophy, Harry Potter and the Age of Illusion - they're all actual courses at actual educational institutions... For all you Game of Thrones obsessives out there and we know there are many you can step your infatuation up a notch with a brand new Westeros-themed course being offered this summer at the ... (more)
How many times have you found yourself saying, "If only I could have five minutes of peace to just THINK!"? It turns out that people actually given some time to be alone with their thoughts - and no phones, screens, music, paper or other distractions - find the experience surprisingly unpleasant.
Dorothy McAuliffe was in Charlottesville Wednesday along with state Health and Human Resources Secretary Bill Hazel.
In light of that trend, he asks, "If we can no longer trust science, what do we have as the basis for knowledge?" Pat is a friend of mine, and I respect him tremendously for the quality of his scientific work as well as for his courage as a critic of global warming panic.
From Lakota West head football coach Larry Cox: Lakota West senior to be MLB C.J. Stalker committed to the University of Virginia today.
Republicans have chosen a real peach of a Senate nominee in Georgia, where businessman David Perdue narrowly defeated Rep. Jack Kingston in a runoff vote.
For four weeks this summer, students at the University of Virginia will delve into one of the most sprawling and beloved literary sagas of all time: Nope, not Homer's Odyssey , but Martin's Game of Thrones .
Charlottesville, Virginia, is the happiest city in America, according to the study.
Young people who want to spend their college years to undergoing radical intellectual transformations do so typically through the study of liberal arts.
Nate AuYeung is leaving his Manchester home to spend two years at the University of Virginia as a campus missionary for the Fellowship of Catholic University Students.
One example: In a recent University of Virginia study , participants gave themselves electrical shocks instead of having to sit with their thoughts for 15 minutes.
It's a place where there are two great courses, an academy that can put your game through its paces, and more than capable instructors that will give you one-on-one instruction that you can use immediately.
The University of Virginia researchers quickly found the task wasn't as simple as envisioned.
I somehow missed this earlier in the month, but our friends at Boing Boing posted a link to this great little story.
College students have it pretty good. Not only do they get courses about Harry Potter , Star Trek and Beyonce , they now get the chance to study the coolest fantasy on TV right now.
Work to create a smoother ride will cause some bumps in the road for traffic at one busy Charlottesville intersection.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 08:34 am
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