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UVA’s Democracy Initiative Explained by Co-Director Melody Barnes

https://youtu.be/1Kb3LdOOp7o The University of Virginia's Democracy Initiative was launched in 2018 to "study and advance the prospects of democracy around the world." WUVA met with...

WUVA News Uncut: Melody Barnes

https://youtu.be/YBjPZjCqAQ0 Watch the full uncut interview with Democracy Initiative co-director Melody Barnes. Produced by Matt Newton, Kyra Min, and Karin Kirn

Boylan Heights Sold to Owners of Trinity Irish Pub

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLxDVy3U4iQ Beloved sports bar Boylan Heights is officially under new management, as it was recently bought out by the owners of its competition, Trinity Irish...

Professor Dennis Yang Predicts Outcome for the U.S.-China Trade War

https://youtu.be/OH8eZLvsO24 In January 2018, President Trump began to levy tariffs on Chinese imports in an effort to close a $400 billion trade deficit the U.S....

Meet the Engineers Behind UVA’s First Spacecraft

https://youtu.be/sZMhGxp8aOw The “CubeSat”, a 10 cm^3 satellite that was designed, programmed, and built almost entirely by UVA engineering undergraduates, was launched on July 3 gathering...

President Ryan Plans to Make UVa #1 Public University by 2030

https://youtu.be/M-pOoWA062s The University of Virginia Board of Visitors approved "A Great and Good University: The 2030 Plan", President Jim Ryan's ambitious proposal to make UVa...

UVA’s Orientation Leaders : A Day In The Life

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tXYSlMCsQ_g&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=WUVANEWS Every UVA student goes through orientation, but not as many get to go behind the scenes and become one of the people that make...

UVA Medical Center Ranked #1 Hospital in Virginia

https://youtu.be/lTs5qtLZpB0 UVA’s Medical Center has been ranked as the top hospital in the state by the US News and World Report. Three of the center’s...

An Inside Look at UVA’s Memorial to Enslaved Laborers

https://youtu.be/p2OuyOOPp7k The Memorial to Enslaved Laborers at UVA is nearing completion and is set to open to the public by the spring of 2020. This...

Mueller Testimony: Russian Interference “Deserves the Attention of Every American”

https://youtu.be/5cWCAqyNn9A Robert Mueller, former special counsel for the Department of Justice and director of the FBI, testified in front of the House Judiciary and House...

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UVA Move-in Day Class of 2023

https://youtu.be/5KvCP1df86E The UVA Class of 2023 moved in today! WUVA asked them about their experience and what they're looking forward to in the coming semester....

Tony Bennett Talks Title Defense, UVA’s 19-20 Roster & Schedule

https://youtu.be/85S9erGSlBA Virginia men's basketball head coach Tony Bennett spoke with WUVA's Matt Newton on the 2019-20 UVA basketball roster and schedule. Coach Bennett discussed the...

Charlottesville’s First Annual Unity Days

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFPish1E_V8&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=WUVANEWS   The City of Charlottesville is commemorating the events of August 11 and 12, 2017 by holding an annual weekend of community events. Unity Days...