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  1. Nov 2017
    1. To enlighten them with mathematical and physical sciences which advance the arts & administer to the health, the subsistence & comforts of human life:

      It is interesting that the value of learning in all areas has not change. There is still this notion that mathematics can support knowledge in the arts and vice versa.

    2. not consider this as establishing an auction, or as pledging the location to the highest bidder.

      It is interesting that the board has to comment that this structure is not for sale, when many of there workers were. It gives a notion that there was more value given to a structure than humans.

  2. Oct 2017
    1. manhood,

      The school was only expecting to have male students. Which shouldn't come as a surprise because of the time period. It is only recent that women have been able to attend UVA.

  3. Sep 2017
    1. report the central college in Albemarle

      There was a university already established? cac8aa

    2. our indigenous neighbours

      There is still a limitation in their way of thought. They believe that they are superior but fail to see there is still much to be learned from their " indigenous neighbors" cac8aa

    3. white population

      The university is only focused to the idea of a white population, and doesn't think about the slaves that were brought with them. cac8aa