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Climate Action Society Hosts Renewable Energy Panel

The Climate Action Society (CAS) hosted a panel Wednesday night to discuss renewable energy. Speakers included Mechanical Engineering professor, Eric Loth, members from the...

City Proposal: Ragged Mountain May Become Active Area

City councilors discussed transforming Ragged Mountain Natural Area into a shared space on Tuesday, proposing to allow mountain biking within its boundaries. The Natural Area...

North Korea Sentences Otto Warmbier to 15 Years Hard Labor

On Tuesday, North Korea’s highest court sentenced UVa Third Year Otto Warmbier to 15 years hard labor after he allegedly attempted to steal a...

“Explore-to-Build” Program Encourages Interdisciplinary Research

The University of Virginia has long looked to expand and promote interdisciplinary research and projects from faculty and staff. Now, the “Explore-to-Build” program is...

WUVA Alumni Gather for Meet & Greet

On both Saturday, June 3rd and June 10th, WUVA News’ Alumni Interest Group (AIG) will host a Meet & Greet for the organization’s alumni. Past and present...

Longtime UVa Professor Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

Tenured UVa drama professor Walter Korte Jr. was arrested on Monday, August 2nd and charged with two counts of possessing child pornography. He is...

UVa Addresses Challenges of Free Speech on College Campuses

On Wednesday, the University of Virginia hosted a "Whose Freedom, Whose Speech?" event to address the increasingly frequent problem of free speech on college...

Members of Classes of 2021 Around the Country Announce they Stand in Solidarity with...

What began as a letter of encouragement from members of the Dartmouth College Class of 2021 to the University of Virginia Class of 2021...

528 Days Later Otto Warmbier Has Been Released

This story has been updated to reflect current events. On January 2nd, 2016 UVa student Otto Warmbier was arrested for the theft of a political...

Infamous Rolling Stone Reporter Sabrina Rubin Erdely Fired

For the first time since the infamous Rolling Stone article “A Rape on Campus” was debunked, the status of the reporter’s career has been...

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Gabby Beard – Winning TedxUVA and Remembering the Life of a Father

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ColCaDhMgy0&feature=youtu.be Gabby Beard, a fourth year, won TEDxUVA's student speaker competition last Fall semester remembering the legacy...

Kristen Barrett – Giving Voices to a New Generation of Actors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOOjFLe1XnU Kristen Barrett is a third year and the first ever African-American director of Shakespeare on the...

The Rise of UVA Ultimate Frisbee

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6D_wHeeFgc Explore the sport of Ultimate Frisbee and its rise at the University of Virginia. In this documentary producers Julia Harris...