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Adding to the fun is the unique tradition of carrying a balloon while you walk down the lawn at graduation.

Top 10 memorable U.Va. traditions

With one of the University’s favorite traditions upon us—the football game against Virginia Tech—here is a list of other unique traditions and aspects of life at the University.

Next time you hear one of these in class, know that students across majors and disciplines are probably all feeling the same way.

Top 10 worst phrases to hear in class

These are a few tried and tested classroom phrases that uniquely irk me each time I hear them. But now as an upperclassman, I’ve learned that it’s not too hard to sit through, because at the end of the day, we can all commiserate — and laugh — together. 

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Its convenient location on the Corner makes it a popular lunch spot for students and professors alike.
I enjoyed my own company and seeing the influx of groups sporting orange and blue filter into the restaurant — the laughter and joy of reunions and reconnecting with friends permeated the room.

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