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Prof Talk: Why You Shouldn’t Have Meme-ified “This Is America”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLuwqR2uG8g In this episode of "Prof Talk," Media Studies professor William Little tackles what's wrong with co-opting racial messages in music videos and films.

OPINION: The Proud 12%, UVa’s First-Generation College Students

First-generation college students (FGCS) face an array of unique challenges upon enrollment that extend years past graduation. The formative years of a university career...

International Students Voice Opinions on Polarizing Domestic Events

The racially charged events of the summer have been analyzed one hundred times over at this point in the school year. Students, professors, locals...

OPINION: Is Freedom Ringing Loud Enough?

Amongst the events of UVa’s Bicentennial Commemoration was the reiterated announcement of a new monument coming to Grounds: the "Memorial to Enslaved Laborers."  The memorial...

OPINION: The Aadhaar Card is India’s Next Big Thing

In the United States, your identity can be proven with a passport or a driver’s license -- most importantly, your social security number. This...

OPINION: Women at McIntire Excel, Then Shy Away

The school year begins, and Charlottesville is flooded with UVa students. For many, the months of August, September, and October mark an exciting start...

Four Years of Scandal for the Community of Trust

The world is growing smaller and the previous four years of political, social, and cultural change have left lasting scars on our community not...

OPINION: The Hall–Maybe Insensitive, Definitely Stupid

  There's no doubt that the Hoos have become a bit too familiar with controversy over the past few years, and there is an overwhelming...

OPINION: Snapchat Misses the Target

This summer, I’ve had the pleasure of working at an ad agency and part of this experience landed me at Snapchat headquarters in Venice,...
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UVA Football…On the Right Track?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNqTZmHW_wE WUVA News sat down with Athletic Director Carla Williams to discuss the balance between academic excellence and athletic achievement at UVA. First up, football.
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Prof Talk: Is Facebook a Global Threat?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2aQ4QCC1gIo In today's Prof Talk, UVA Professor Siva Vaidhyanathan explains how Facebook has become a global threat to democracy. It's not just babies and dog...
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Humans of Cville: Check Out Local Rapper, Keese!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXrxbBGSIMs If you haven't heard of Charlottesville rapper Keese yet, you're missing out. We talked to him about the future of his rapping career and...