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Feb. 20, 2006
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Caleb Nelson  
U.Va. Law  Professor Caleb nelson Receives the Federalist Society’s Prestigious Paul M.Bator Award

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA Law School professor Caleb E. Nelson has been chosen to receive the distinguished Paul M. Bator Award, given annually by the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies. This award recognizes a young academic, under the age of 40, whose life, work and ideals most closely embody those of the late Paul M. Bator, a legendary professor who taught a generation of law students at Harvard and the University of Chicago. Nelson will receive the award at the Federalist Society’s National Student Symposium at Columbia Law School on Saturday. Full story.

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U.Va.’s Gregory Orr To Be Featured on NPR’s ‘All Things Considered’ Today

University of Virginia professor of creative writing Gregory S. Orr will read a personal essay today on National Public Radio’s “All Things Considered,” which will begin at 4 p.m. (Eastern time). Orr’s essay, which will air between 4:30 and 5 p.m., is part of NPR’s national “This I Believe” project, which invites Americans from all walks of life to share brief essays describing the core values and beliefs that guide their lives. The project is based on the popular 1950s radio series of the same name hosted by Edward R. Murrow. Full story.

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‘Winter Passing’
Virginia Film Society Opens Spring Season on Saturday

The Virginia Film Society kicks off its spring season with Saturday’s sneak preview of “Winter Passing,” (above) produced by University of Virginia alumnus David Koplan and directed and written by Adam Rapp, acclaimed as one of the country’s most dynamic playwrights. Rapp and Koplan will be on hand for discussion after the screening. The preview, cosponsored by the Film Society and Cinematheque, will take place on Saturday at 6 p.m. in Newcomb Hall Theater. Admission is $8 public, $5 U.Va. students and free to Film Society members. Full story.

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Washington Post Correction — 01/12/2006
Associated Press Correction — 12/02/2005
U.Va. Cancer Center Receives $5 Million Gift
Improving Social Justice on Campuses Automatically Improves Society, Says U.Va.’s Chief Diversity Officer
School of Nursing Gets $5 Million for Education Building
Web Calendar   Fugitives: Young Iranians Confront the Collapse of the Reform Movement
11 a.m., Miller Center of Public Affairs, 2201 Old Ivy Rd. • Speaker: Laura Secor, writer • Information: 924-7236.

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