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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...
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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...
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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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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...

Navigating the Meal-Plan-Maze

  Find out what meal plan is best for you with our user friendly guide to all things dining. This is it- this is college. We’re...

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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...
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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,...