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YWLP Big Sister Maya Link

A mentor guided me in my times of need and helped me figure out the best path for myself.

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Deborah McDowell, 2018 Elizabeth Zintl Leadership Award Winner

Deborah McDowell Named 2018 Elizabeth Zintl Leadership Awardee

"McDowell has been “an important connector between UVA and the Charlottesville community” and “has dedicated considerable attention to developing the talent among the Woodson Institute’s fellows.”

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Poe's Office Hours

October 22, 2018


Stop by the Women’s Center to hang with our therapy dog, Poe! Poe is a six-year-old Goldendoodle, certified as a Canine Good Citizen and trained as a Psychiatric Service dog. You can find Poe and his owner Cathy Erickson in the lower level lounge of the Women’s Center during his office hours. Take a break from studying and come by for pets, snuggles, and refreshments!


Challenges to Responsible Community Engagement

October 22, 2018

Hear from students, faculty, and community partners about the pitfalls and obstacles you find in opportunities for community engagement. Learn about the important principles to consider for responsible and effective global engagement. Lunch provided!

Co-sponsored by the UVA Library


Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lectureship: Jensen Montambault

October 23, 2018

Beyond Bias: Forging Change Across Boundaries

Hear from our 2018 Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lecturer, Jensen Montambault! Jensen is the Director of the Science for Nature and People Partnership. (SNAPP)