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  1. Dec 2017
    1. that these pavilions should be united by a range of Dormitories, sufficient each for the accommodation of two students only, this provision being deemed advantageous to morals, to order, & to uninterrupted study

      It is interesting that this terminology is still prevalent on grounds. The architectural layout of the lawn came to fruition as planned by this preliminary document.

    2. embracing all the sciences which may be useful & even necessary in the various vocations of life

      This idea of a holistic learning experience that explores many facets of scholarship has been taken from the commissioners and manifested in the UVA practices. The commissioners recognize the importance of creating well rounded students who will thrive in several fields of study.