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Professors Are People Too: Episode 2 – Mary Middleton

Each week on Professors Are People Too we ask a professor to tell us a story. This week we took the time to talk to Mary...
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Virginia’s Hard Cider Boom

By: Caroline Coleburn One of Virginia’s newest and most explosive industries is an alcoholic drink called hard cider. With only 8 cideries in 2014, Virginia’s...

No Internet? No problem. TexMe Revolutionizes Access to Media Content

Second-year engineering students Shabad Sobti and Saad Khan had high expectations for themselves at this year’s Hackathon, a 24-hour event where hundreds of student...
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Professors Are People Too: Episode 1 – Dana Elzey

Each week in Professors Are People Too we ask a professor to tell us a story. This week we took the time to talk...

Gallery: #Concert4Cville From the Pit

Last night, WUVA News witnessed the Concert for Charlottesville up close and personal. Photographer Courtney Brubaker captured music and unity in the pit as...

In Their Shoes: Life from the Perspective of a Homeless Charlottesville Resident

A life-long resident of Charlottesville, who for years has drifted in and out of homelessness, has found a home in the heart of his community. UVA...

New Debut for Musicians at UVa’s Bicentennial

Standing before a lit-up Rotunda in front 20,000 people, the University Singers and the Charlottesville Symphony debuted composer Jefferson Todd Frazier's We Hold These Truths in...

Professor Spotlight: Francesca Calamita

Dr. Francesca Calamita is a lecturer in Italian Studies who came to UVa in August 2014. She is originally from a small town close...

Storyboarding: Learn more from UVA Professor Matt Marshall

On Wednesday, March 1st, film enthusiast, lecturer, screen writer and music composer Matt Marshall gave a storyboard workshop in the VABC (Virginia Arts of...
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Professors Are People Too: Episode 5 – Allen Groves

Each week on Professors Are People Too we ask a professor to tell us a story. This week Dean of Students Allen Groves tells...

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WUVA NOW: Confederate Statue Court Case

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RqLEsSEOzgw Today's WUVA NOW takes a look at the latest alt-right conviction, and a court case that may hold city councilors personally liable for their...
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Prof Talk: “Liberals, You’re Not as Smart as You Think”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dccf2GmLRQQ Gerard Alexander, the author of "Liberals, You're Not as Smart as You Think," spoke to WUVA about his disregard for cultural appropriation, and the...
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Reopening a University Tradition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zl8Lj9QOac WUVA takes a look at the new location of everyone's favorite diner, the Villa! Check out: