Tag: yeardley love


ACC announces partnership with One Love Foundation

The Atlantic Coast Conference has joined in partnership with One Love Foundation in honor of Yeardley Reynolds Love in an effort to end relationship violence by educating, empowering and activating young people in a movement for social change.

Sexism: The Killer Elephant in the Room

Sexism is socially-constructed gender bias, creating a culture that objectifies females as mere collections of body parts. Sexism ensures a climate in which women are viewed as possessions, as property, as somehow inferior by definition, with the result that male domination of females is sanctioned.

#5 UVa. women's lax honors Love, then holds off Penn State

The No. 5 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (2-2, 0-1 ACC) won a unique game against Penn State Sunday afternoon at Klöckner Stadium and the University Hall Turf Field, 10-5. The contest, in addition to a pregame ceremony to honor and remember Yeardley Love, began in the rain at Klöckner Stadium, before field conditions caused the […]

Lax teams at UVa. soldier on through tragedy

Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net   For Julie Myers and her UVa. women’s lacrosse team, winning is about being able to stay together as a team for one more week. “We’re tired, but we still have lots and lots of things that we want to do. Our underlying theme is, we really need to stay […]