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Prof Talk: Is Facebook a Global Threat?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2aQ4QCC1gIo In today's Prof Talk, UVA Professor Siva Vaidhyanathan explains how Facebook has become a global threat to democracy. It's not just babies and dog...

Humans of Cville: Check Out Local Rapper, Keese!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXrxbBGSIMs If you haven't heard of Charlottesville rapper Keese yet, you're missing out. We talked to him about the future of his rapping career and...

Alzheimer’s…A Health Care Crisis?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3pJrs7zh5g By 2050, Alzheimer's care is projected to cost the U.S. 1 TRILLION dollars a year. We sat down with UVA Professor George Bloom to...

HooPolls: What’s the Best Club at UVA?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHM0zAruFFE On today's HooPolls, we asked UVA students what they think is the best club on Grounds.

Prof Talk: Why Smart Students Stop Caring

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umKrytb5Ffw In today's Prof Talk, Professor Joseph Allen explains why smart kids lose motivation, and how to get yourself back up again.

HooPolls: Where do you get your news?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSCcolt13RI On this HooPolls, we asked what platforms you use to stay informed. Check it out!

HooPolls: Summer in Cville

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6EMYVjijb0 On this week's HooPolls, we asked you what the best things to do in Charlottesville during the summer were. Check it out!

Humans of Cville: Radio DJs PJ & Kevin from Hot 101.9

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USqb_4h6xeM Ever wondered about the life of a radio DJ? How many times a day do they REALLY play those top chart pop songs? Watch...

Prof Talk: Why You Shouldn’t Have Meme-ified “This Is America”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLuwqR2uG8g In this episode of "Prof Talk," Media Studies professor William Little tackles what's wrong with co-opting racial messages in music videos and films.

HooPolls: Graduation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2ZZARI5jn4 Congratulations Class of 2018! We caught up with our new alumni to see what their futures hold. Check it out!

Latest Article

UVA Lauded by Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University has received four major accolades this week, with several national publications recognizing the school's cost-effectiveness, academics, hospital facilities and Grounds in their...

Catching Up with the “Crying Nazi”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-s4S8DzSrM One year after the alt-right took to the streets of Charlottesville, WUVA News caught up with white nationalist podcaster Christopher Cantwell.

Interview Interruptus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrGEAkr5lHM Earlier this week, WUVA News was in the middle of an interview with Charlottesville Vice Mayor Heather Hill on the Downtown Mall. Without warning,...