Student Council News April 17th, 2013 | UVA Student Council
Dear Students:
Here’s a brief summary of everything in this message; you can find more info about each event in the paragraphs that follow:
  • UVa is celebrating Earth Week April 20th – 28th.
  • You’re invited to the annual Restoration Ball on Saturday, April 20th.
  • See a recap of the Tom Tom Festival, news on Entrepreneurship around Grounds, and more at!
  • Have an event to publicize?  Submit it to EngageUVA.
Earth Week is coming up, starting April 20th and running until April 28th.  Earth Week aims to unite University of Virginia students in a week-long promotion of environmental consciousness leading up to Earth Day.  Our mission is to involve as many organizations as possible on a student, local, and global level in order to create a maximum impact on the awareness and enactment of sustainability.  See what it’s all about with a video or at the website.
The Restoration Ball offers the opportunity for students and alumni from all different backgrounds and areas of the University of Virginia to come together and support the restoration of the Rotunda. This year’s ball is sure to be a spectacular event. Motown band Doug Clark’s Hot Nuts, a Charlottesville institution for more than fifty years, will be on stage for a full night of dancing in the Amphitheater.  The Ball will be held Saturday, April 20th, 9pm-Midnight.  Visit the website and buy tickets. is a project of Student Council’s Entrepreneurship and Innovations Committee, and hosts videos from entrepreneurship events around Grounds (including the recent Tom Tom festival), news about events, and resources for aspiring entrepreneurs.
EngageUVA is a weekly newsletter committed to connecting students, faculty, staff and community members with opportunities for active engagement within and beyond the University.  You can submit your events, or signup for the newsletter.  Email with questions. 
Thanks so much for reading, and remember to SpeakUp if you see somewhere Student Council can help. 
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The U.Va. Student Council President, Executive Board, Representatives, and Presidential & Special Committee Chairs