The Jefferson Council joins the University of Virginia community in mourning the deaths of Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis and D’Sean Perry in a shooting last night. While knowing that no words can salve the pain of such tragic loss, we extend our condolences to the families of the three young men and pray for a quick recovery of the two UVa students still in the hospital.
The Jefferson Council, formed by University of Virginia alumni and other stakeholders, is dedicated to preserving the legacy of Thomas Jefferson, the Lawn, the Honor Code, and the intellectual diversity one would expect from Mr. Jefferson’s university.
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Many organizations are championing the cause of intellectual diversity and fighting the cancel culture on college campuses. If you are interested in pursuing these topics, we recommend you check these organizations.
American Council of Trustees and Alumni
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal
Generals Redoubt (Washington & Lee alumni organization)
Madison Cabinet for Free Speech (James Madison University alumni organization)
Spirit of VMI (Virginia Military Institute)
Virginia Association of Scholars
UVa Student Groups
College Republicans at the University of Virginia
Jefferson Independent (independent UVa student newspaper)
God bless these three young men, their families, as well as the two wounded students, one of whom is in critical condition.🙏⛪️