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John Singleton Mosby, who was born on Dec. 6, 1833, was a relatively small man; he was a lawyer and lover of history, and partial to the poems of Lord Byron; yet when mounted on his large, gray horse, leading his 43rd Battalion Virginia Partisan Rangers, he was transformed into a specter who haunted Union Army units during the Civil War.
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"The world has lost a great leader and advocate for equality". Those are the words of Senator Tim Kaine who was just one of many politicians speaking out on the loss of Nelson Mandela.
Editor's note: The author of this piece has worked as an organizer for the 10-to-1 wage ratio campaign at St. Mary's College.
Through my involvement with the First Year Judiciary Committee, I run into many first-year students who are dead set on being lawyers.
Administered under Darden's Executive Education program and guided by Darden's top-ranked faculty members with strategic advice and oversight from the Curry School, PLE is the country's premier school turnaround group that uses a system-wide approach in developing and aligning leaders, at all levels, to transform underperforming schools in their ... (more)
The Board of Trustees of Girls Preparatory School has announced the appointment of Autumn Adkins Graves as its next Head of School, effective July 1, 2014.
The Confucius Institute at Tulane University in New Orleans held an open house and appreciation program Nov. 15. The event featured Chinese cultural presentations including, calligraphy, brush painting, paper cutting, and traditional medicine as well as Chinese cuisine.
The University of Virginia's Rohr Chabad House held a lighting of a menorah on the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville.
Appointed Wicomico County Councilman John Hall plans to seek election to his District 4 seat for the first time during 2014.
The American Dream lives! It's the current American reality that's become a nightmare for millions upon millions whose lives, occupations and economic stability once seemed to embody it.
The Washington and Lee community is mourning the loss of a young woman. Tuesday, an early-morning crash involving 10 students in Rockbridge County sent six of them to the hospital and killed one, a senior from Connecticut.
San Luis Obispo was once again named one of the “best towns” in the United States — and this time it has Cal Poly to thank for the distinction.
The population of Massachusetts will grow dramatically older over the next two decades, with one in five residents over the age of 65 by 2030, according to a new demographic forecast.
If so, VCDL is putting together a special committee to monitor mental-health bills that will be coming up in the General Assembly in January.
A few months ago, a furor erupted when a University of Virginia committee proposed privatizing the institution.
Two days before Thanksgiving, Bob Bressan was in the throes of organizing the Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center's 12th annual Thanksgiving fundraiser.