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President Sullivan Defends Controversial Use of Thomas Jefferson Quote

With the results of the presidential election announced only a week ago, controversy has stuck the nation. Riots and protests are hitting major cities...

Facebook, Google Deal With Fake News Backlash

Over the past week, Facebook and Google have each dealt with criticism over their control--or lack thereof--over the circulation of illegitimate news articles asserting...
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Suitcase to Briefcase: How Charlottesville’s Homeless are Learning to Start Their Own Businesses

See how one Charlottesville business course is attempting to help the city's homeless to get back on their feet. By Sammi Rappaport, Shaelea Carroll, Sam...

UVa Recognized as Top Performer in Sustainability

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has recognized the University of Virginia as one of the highest performers in...
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Problems with the City Council’s Public Commenting Procedure?

https://vimeo.com/191531726   By: Shaelea Carroll, Sammi Rappaport, and Sam Brosnahan City Councilors respond to citizen concerns over the Charlottesville City Council's recently imposed public commenting procedure, which...
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Transfer Forum Reveals Unheard Voices

https://vimeo.com/191530671 By Shaelea Carroll, Sam Brosnahan, Ethan Franck
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Green Corner Consulting – Making The Corner More Sustainable

A group of UVA students are helping restaurants on the corner become more environmentally sustainable. They work with managers and make changes in daily...

Honoring Veteran’s Day at UVa

Three days after celebrating democracy by exercising their right to vote, Americans and UVa students alike are celebrating the very people that help protect...

UVa Alumni Association Hosts Annual Taste of Charlottesville

On Thursday, UVa Alumni Association held the 19th Annual Taste of Charlottesville at Alumni Hall. The event featured a variety of foods like sandwiches, sushi, ice...

UVa Students Launch Campaign: Eliminate the Hate

In reaction to the hate speech prevalent at UVa this semester, students unified on grounds to launch the campaign Eliminate the Hate this week. To kick...

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Snowball Fight 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhsPTBjUi1I On December 10th, 2018, UVA students gathered on the Lawn for an epic snowball fight!
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Repairing the Brain – A UVA Student’s Journey Through a Seismic Change

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkCc5TkqaMk Justin Hennessy is a 3rd year student at the University of Virginia who was suffering from a benign brain tumor. After surgery his entire...
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HooPolls: Reflection and Finals

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ANc4jFHk_o Stressed about finals? You're not alone! Procrastinate a little by checking out the latest HooPolls video and see the highs (and lows) of the...