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Gender inclusivity important to UI

By Imogen Lindsley

October 6, 2015

Correction: A previous version of this article incorrectly referred to Alex Nelson, intern at the Women’s Resource Center and graduate student in social work, as Alexandria. Additionally, the article referred to Nelson using female pronouns and should have used gender neutral pronouns. The article in...

Alabama Shakes to promote sophomore album at Virginia Theatre

Alabama Shakes to promote sophomore album at Virginia Theatre

By Frances Welch

March 18, 2015

Brittany Howard, frontwoman of Alabama Shakes, knows how to shake up a crowd. The passionate, soulful vulnerability in her vocals and the garage-rock blues of the four-piece band is what helped the group earn three Grammy nominations. Growing up in Athens, Alabama, a small city located between Bir...