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The UVa Rector’s Peculiar Approach to Free Expression

Helen Dragas (Photograph by Justin Ide for The Chronicle of Higher Education)

Aside from lingering outrage among students and faculty, one factor drawing out the University of Virginia’s leadership crisis has been the regular surfacing of internal e-mails from key players. Obtained by journalists through open-records requests, the e-mails raise fresh questions, even as the administration understandably seeks to put the crisis to rest. (As a former member of the Board of Visitors put it recentl…