Monthly Archive: March, 2013

#56: Study in the McGregor Room

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When looking for a quiet and stress-free atmosphere, many UVA students flee to the McGregor Room, located on the second floor of Alderman Library’s East Wing. Known as the “Harry Potter Room,” this… Continue reading

#105: Eat at Crozet Pizza

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The Corner is home to delicious pizza joints such Mellow Mushroom, Christian’s, but there is one restaurant that serves arguably the best pizza in the Charlottesville area – or even the world, as… Continue reading

#106: Support Someone Who Does St. Baldrick’s

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UVA students pride themselves on engaging in a diverse range of activities on Grounds. From the start of our time at the University, we are given the opportunity to sign up for a… Continue reading

#50: Take Advantage of “Half-Price Thursdays” at IHOP

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Thirsty Thursdays….more like Pancake Thursdays!  With IHOP’s “Half-Price Thursdays” deal, students with a valid college ID get a 50% discount on entrees from 6pm-6am. You have to admit, there’s nothing better than a… Continue reading

#69: Grab Some BBQ in Belmont

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There’s a reason why Belmont BBQ is consistently ranked high on Charlottesville’s best BBQ list. It’s fast, delicious, and reasonably priced comfort food. While my previous posts have been about new experiences and… Continue reading

#89. Hang out at a Final Friday Reception at the U.Va. Art Museum

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Museums and fun are not normally two words we put together in a sentence.  After crossing #89 off your bucket list, though, you won’t hesitate to admit you had an awesome time at… Continue reading

#8 Paint Beta Bridge

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Beta Bridge is a UVA tradition, a billboard, a work of art, a giant memo board for students to use as they please. It is graffiti at it’s finest, constantly changing and attracting… Continue reading

#60. Stargaze at Open Observatory Night at O-Hill

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“O-Hill” often makes people think of the cafeteria-style food we all ate three (or more) times a day during our first-year.  Unless you took any of the intro-level astronomy classes to fill UVA’s… Continue reading

#78 Participate in a Sorority of Fraternity Philanthropy Event

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The past few months, Mad Bowl has been more suitable for ice-skating than frolicking. As winter starts to thaw, however, you may have noticed a sharp increase of fratstars out with their puppies,… Continue reading