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UVa Mourns Loss of Former Student Ceili Leahy

On January 27th, former UVa student Ceili Leahy passed away after a long fight with two forms of aggressive cancer. A member of the...

For Students, Ryokan Presents Authentic Japanese Experience

After a day packed with sightseeing, miles of walking, and chilling winds, most travelers would look forward to returning to a comfortable, plush hotel...

UVa Opens Office of Global Internships

UVa has created a new Office of Global Internships, geared towards providing opportunities for students to take part in internships abroad. The department aims to...

Surviving 11 Straight Days at Sea: Easier than it Seems

There’s no WiFi, no access to social media, and no cell service. Nothing but water for 11 days straight. This is the reality that...

UVa Student Detained in North Korea

On Friday morning, North Korea’s state-run media announced that University of Virginia student Otto Warmbier has been arrested for allegedly perpetrating an unspecified “hostile...

The “Catfishing” Behind the UVa Rape Scandal

Just last week, new evidence was revealed in the debunked UVA rape case that led to major lawsuits against the magazine Rolling Stone. In recent...

UVa Remembers Second Year Student Paul Kim

Second Year student Paul Kim passed away on Tuesday, January 12th from complications following surgery. Kim spent his first year of college at Christopher Newport...

Police Investigate Downtown Mall Bank Robbery

Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred on Monday, January 4th on the Downtown Mall. At 10:58am, Charlottesville police got a call that...
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WUVA News’ Exclusive Interview with Dean Nicole Eramo

WUVA Medias' interview with UVa Dean Nicole Eramo about sexual assaults at the University, just prior to publication of the controversial (and now discredited) Rolling...

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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...