Happy Hoo-lidays From Your LA-Area UVA Club Leaders

Fellow Hoos, Hoo-friends, and Hoo-family, What a whirlwind year this has been! From speaker series to game and movie nights and everything in between, our clubs planned a combined 27 events this year. We certainly miss seeing you in person, but as the song goes, “in a year, we all may be together, if the…

UVA Club of Charlottesville: An Evening with Matt Weber

On Tuesday, December 15th, alumni, parents, and friends joined us for an evening with Matt Weber, Senior Assistant to President Jim Ryan, Lecturer, and Social Media Guru, as he discussed “Zoom: A Love Story (and Lecture) in Three Acts.” Matt shared more about the history of Zoom and digital events, shared more about his experiences…

Virginia Club of New York: Festive Mixology Class

On Thursday, December 10th, alumni, parents, and friends joined us for a festive mixology class with Hella Cocktail Co, a Brooklyn-based brand! Jomaree Pinkard (COM ’01) and Tobin Ludwig, co-founders of Hella, led participants in the virtual class while answering questions about their brand, their favorite beverages, and ways to use their products. More information about Hella Cocktail Co:…

UVA Engineering and UVA Clubs: Ready to Launch: The Future of Space Travel

On Wednesday, December 9th, alumni, parents, and friends joined UVA Engineering and UVA Clubs for an exciting discussion with three UVA alumni about the future of space travel! “Ready to Launch – The Future of Space Travel” Greg Olsen (ENGR ’71), the third private citizen to orbit the earth on the International Space Station, and Eric…

UVA Clubs: Behind the Scenes with UVA’s Radio Station WTJU

On Monday, December 7th, alumni, parents, and friends joined us for a behind the scenes look at WTJU, UVA’s beloved radio station. We enjoyed a virtual tour of the radio station and learned what it is like to work and play at WTJU from Nathan Moore, the General Manager. Nathan joined us for a conversation…