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Craig Kent Appointed Executive Vice President for Health Affairs

Dr. K. Craig Kent has accepted University President Jim Ryan's offer to become the next Executive Vice President for Health Affairs. Kent will oversee...
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The Effects of Opioid Epidemic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNdNT_w5LbM WUVA interviews Professor Ruhm and Dr. Ait-Daoud about the local effects of the opioid crisis. Produced by Victoria Hodge and Tessa Eggers

The Future of the New College Curriculum

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_b3uW_J75s&feature=youtu.be   In October 2019, faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences voted on the existence of the New College Curriculum for future UVa classes....
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Election Day 2019: Virginia Goes Blue

https://youtu.be/xG9HKeHoKJY After the 2019 Virginia election and Democratic wins in both the State Senate and House of Delegates, WUVA spoke to J. Miles Coleman, associate...
UVA Hospital

University Announces Oversight Panel for Billing at UVA Health

In the wake of public outcry over aggressive billing practices at the UVA Medical Center, the Health System has established a 16-person advisory council...
New College Curriculum

College Faculty Votes for New Curriculum in Landmark Decision

The faculty of the University's College of Arts & Sciences voted on Oct. 18 to permanently adopt its New College Curriculum, which has been...

WUVA’s Guide to Getting a Lawn Room

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ke-CH0Swwd8&feature=youtu.be Ever wonder how the Lawn Application Process works? Watch this video to find out who’s reading your application, what’s on it, when it comes out,...

Safety at High Attendance Football Games

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NmbzDurEj8I&feature=youtu.be At recent record breaking attendances at UVA's home football games, keeping fans safe seems to be no easy feat. UVA Safety speaks to how...

What Twins Reveal About Humanity

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OZnCseDWgbw Professor Erik Turkheimer discusses his research on twins and what they can tell us about the rest of humanity. Produced by Mia Gaulteri and Jamie...

Jefferson Scholarship Brings Opportunity To Students

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7nkvIXgttI Jefferson Scholars Emma and Kristen discuss how this program has affected them individually and the opportunities that accompany being a part of this prestigious...

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Charlottesville Native, 18, Killed in New York Stabbing

Tess Majors, who graduated from Charlottesville's St. Anne's-Belfield school in spring 2019, was stabbed to death near Barnard College of Columbia University during an...
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Former Hoos Shine in the Pros

https://youtu.be/chwmL8lSNXM With sixteen active players in the NFL and six active players in the NBA, these former Virginia Cavaliers are showing that the year of...

WUVA Goes to the ACC Fan Fest

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sbnovI1dKcQ&feature=youtu.be Prior to the ACC Championship Saturday afternoon, WUVA was present at the ACC Fan Fest celebration in Charlotte. Check out some of the sights...