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UVA Professor Compares Black Lives Matter to the KKK

Many in the UVa community were shocked and disturbed to learn about comments made by Professor Douglass Muir last week on Facebook which likened...

Virginia’s First Ladies Rally for Clinton at UVa

Ann Holton, former first lady of Virginia and wife of vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine, visited UVa Thursday night in the hopes of bringing...

OPINION: Professor Comparing Black Lives Matter to KKK Provides Opportunity for Dialogue

On October 4th, community outrage ensued over a Facebook comment made by Douglas Muir, an executive lecturer in the Engineering School and the Darden...

Clown Craze Comes to UVa?

The morning of October 10, students reported seeing people dressed up in clown costumes and holding baseball bats. One such instance was reported to...
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UVa Faculty Call Second Presidential Debate “Unprecedented”

https://vimeo.com/186367621 UVa Media Studies Professor Doug Blackmon and Politics Professor Paul Freedman discuss the implications of Sunday night's presidential debate between candidates Hillary Clinton and...

UVa Solar Car Team Prepares to Launch New Car

The University of Virginia's Solar Car Team has completed designs for a new car. The program, which offers students the opportunity to learn about...
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Why did the UVa College Republicans Endorse Trump?

https://vimeo.com/186219289 After the UVa College Republicans voted to endorse Donald Trump in a 67-63 vote, we dug deeper to find out why.
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Students React to the Second Presidential Debate

https://vimeo.com/186302583/35310160a0 Reporters Alex Andrews and Pete DeLuca cover two student watch parties for the second presidential debate. See how students reacted here.
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College Republican’s Endorsement of Donald Trump Prompts Student Backlash

https://vimeo.com/186303091 WUVA reporter Cara Salpini spoke to several minority student groups at UVA following the College Republican's controversial decision to endorse Republican nominee Donald Trump....

UVa Professor Investigates Lead Corrosion in Pipes, Flint Water Crisis

In April 2013, Michigan state treasurer Andy Dillon authorized the city of Flint to switch its water source from Lake Huron and the Detroit...

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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...

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...