The Medical Center Hour: Root Shock: The Impact of Urban Renewal on Health10/3/07 - 20th-century urban renewal projects, including Charlottesville\'s Vinegar Hill,
bulldozed entire districts and traumatically displaced hundreds of African American communities,
whose residents experienced \"root shock\" with destruction of their physical and emotional
ecosystems. How might we understand better and approach differently the health status of urban
African Americans and the health of our cities and neighborhoods?
Point-Counterpoint: On-Grounds vs. Off-Ground Housing8/10/07 - John Evans, Director of Accommodations at UVA, and Vicki Hawes, Director of the Off-Grounds Housing Office at UVA, offer comparisons and contrasts between living on-Grounds and off-Grounds. Leases, application times, and contract agreements are discussed along with student living and convenience.
Upperclass Apartments and Suites8/8/07 - A popular choice among upperclass students, our apartments and suites provide the opportunity to experience independent living in an area with a neighborhood feel and access to University support and resources. With many options to choose from - kitchens or no kitchens, single rooms or double rooms, 4 person or 6 person apartments, 6 person or 10 person suites - you're bound to find the place for you.
Language Houses8/8/07 - Exciting opportunities to live with native speakers and other students who enjoy another language and culture. Live abroad at home!
Residential Colleges8/7/07 - Communities with fellowship and a wider group of friends and activities! These great living/learning communities offer students a more intimate, small-group environment with greater levels of direct faculty involvement and opportunities for leadership development.