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Admissions Conversation with Greg Roberts and Scott Miller

The UVA Clubs program was pleased to host Greg Roberts (DAR ’17), Dean of Admissions, and Scott Miller, Director of Financial Aid, UVA Student Financial Services, for an online discussion on Thursday, May 20th. The conversation addressed how students’ high school year has been disrupted due to COVID-19 and how they can prepare over the summer for the…

UVA Club of Boston: Lessons From UVA Men’s Basketball with Gary Ballinger

On Thursday, May 14th, the UVA Club of Boston hosted Professor Gary Ballinger, who delivered a fascinating talk about the organizational behavior behind the UVA Basketball team. From building a culture to maintaining it, the UVA Men’s Basketball team is the epitome of how believing and trusting in a culture can lead to amazing outcomes….

On-Air with Dr. Bill Petri

Dr. Bill Petri (GSAS ’80, MED ’82, ’88) joined On-Air with UVA for a discussion on UVA Health’s role in combating COVID-19. Dr. Petri, vice chair for research in the Department of Medicine, Wade Hampton Frost Professor of Medicine, and Professor of Medicine, Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology, and Pathology, is part of a team…

UVA Club of Charlottesville: Taste & Talk with Splendora’s Gelato

PK Ross (CLAS ’05), owner of Splendora’s Gelato, a favorite Charlottesville small business, joined us for a virtual gelato taste test on Tuesday, May 12th. In the virtual tasting, PK gave participants lots of interesting details behind the creation of gelato. Bringing to bear her undergraduate degree in biology, she shared her very scientific process…

UVA Club of Tidewater: Virtual Mermaid Winery Tasting

The UVA Club of Tidewater had a fantastic wine tasting event on Friday, May 8th with Mermaid Winery, a local business. The winery and their staffed guided the attendees through their custom wine tasting kit which had 6 1oz each cups of wine. It was a fun night filled with neat tips and tricks while…