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Decisions, Decisions: Thoughts on the Winter Activities Fair

A new semester brings new beginnings, as Tuesday’s Winter Activities Fair can attest. Held inside Newcomb Ballroom from 11 am to 2 pm, one has a variety of options to choose from – ranging from the sciences to the arts. But while others have written about UVa’s various conservative groups (and I encourage readers to explore them as well), I wish to add my take on my own affiliations – the Virginia Advocate, the G.K. Chesterton Society, and the Burke Society – and examine the reasons for joining them. The Virginia Advocate It is only natural that I begin with this publication, as…

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Students Work to Raise Awareness, Funds for North Korean Refugees

In light of the recent UN Human Rights Report condemning North Korea, a newly reorganized student group with a focus on the hermit kingdom has started to attract a steady stream of members. Liberty in North Korea (LiNK) is a national rescue network that re-settles North Korean refugees in America and South Korea. UVa’s chapter of LiNK, previously known as There’s Hope in North Korea (THiNK), was founded with the twofold goal of raising awareness and funds to help in the rescue…

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UVa Conservatives Prepare for the Winter Activites Fair

The UVa Winter Activities Fair is an annual event where students can get affiliated with organizations around Grounds. Student groups (such as The Virginia Advocate, Burke Society, and Hoos for Life) have a prominent presence at the Activities Fair and bring students of conservative thought together.

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