On Monday, September 25, College Council approved three funding requests. They are as follows:
- National Italian Honor Society Coffee Chats
- Date: Oct. 18th & Nov. 15th, New Cabell Hall
- The society hosts a coffee chat monthly to promote Italian conversation in a comfortable environment with faculty and students. The event is open to all students within the Italian department and all other students who wish to practice their Italian speaking skills. The event counts as a cultural event as required by the Italian department for students in the intro Italian.
- Mainland Student Network Show
- Date: Nov. 11th, Alumni Hall
- MSN is a Chinese student organization in the UVA community, serving more than 700 Chinese Internationals. We are looking for a sponsor for our biggest annual event, If You Are the One, which originates from a hot dating show in China. “If You Are the One…is now the highest-rated show for Jiangsu TV. It is currently the most-viewed dating show in the Chinese-speaking world.
- Apratim Majumdar Concert
- Date: Dec. 2nd, Old Cabell Hall or McLeod Hall
- SPICMACAY at UVA will present the Apratim Majumdar Demonstration & Concert. Apratim Majumdar is an accomplished sarod player from West Bengal. The sarod is among the most popular and prominent instruments in Hindustani classical music. Majumdar will describe the history of the sarod, its construction, use in music, and demonstrate various short pieces. On Saturday, December 2nd, Majumdar, accompanied by Amit Chatterjee on table, will perform a concert at McLeod Hall Auditorium, in the Nursing School. With our advertising efforts, we aim to attract 450 audience members.