UDC News


April 17, 2007

University of the District of Columbia Students Hold Vigil in Support of Virginia Tech Students

                        Washington, D.C. – The Undergraduate Student Government Association of the University of the District of Columbia, in response to the tragedy on the campus of Virginia Tech, will hold two vigils on the Cleveland Dennard Plaza at the University’s Van Ness Campus, 4200 Connecticut Ave, NW Washington on Tuesday, April 17, 2007.  The first observance will be held from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., with a second vigil scheduled for 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.  More information may be found in the following flier.







            The University of the District of Columbia is the fully-accredited sole public source for accessible, inclusive, affordable, and comprehensive public higher education in the District of Columbia and provides additional life-long learning opportunities. The University delivers quality instruction and uses student-centered approaches to empower and benefit both individuals and its local communities.  The University, an urban land grant institution, is a very diverse community, a gateway to the world, and a significant investment engine for the District of Columbia.  The University is located at 4200 Connecticut Ave, NW Washington, and is conveniently located at the Van Ness/UDC stop on the Red Line of Metro.  For more information on other University activities, contact Mike Andrews, Senior Director for Communications and University Spokesperson at (202) 274-5685 or visit the University’s web site at www.udc.edu.