Trick-or-Treating on the Lawn

A longtime tradition established by students in the late 1980s, Trick-or-Treating on the Lawn is not only a highly anticipated event for the University each year, it is also open to and eagerly awaited by children and families from the local community.

This year's event will be held on Wednesday, October 31 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Emancipation in History and Memory

Lincoln-signed copies of both the Emancipation Proclamation and 13th Amendment and a document handwritten by Frederick Douglass will be exhibited in the North Oval Room of the Rotunda. Rector of the Board of Visitors Frank M. “Rusty” Conner will provide remarks. Reflecting on these historic documents, a discussion will explore emancipation in history and memory with panelists Elizabeth Varon (moderator), Edna Greene Medford, and Richard S. Newman.

Ecuadorian Student is Raising Money and Awareness of Latin America

Mateo Semerene, president of Towards a Better Latin America,  moderated the Evaluating Latin America conference held at the Rotunda on Friday, April 6th, 2018 in an effort to at help the UVA community understand the main issues that have kind of defined Latin America in the last 10 years and identify the issues that are going to define Latin America in the next 10 years.


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