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Prof Talk: “Liberals, You’re Not as Smart as You Think”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dccf2GmLRQQ Gerard Alexander, the author of "Liberals, You're Not as Smart as You Think," spoke to WUVA about his disregard for cultural appropriation, and the...

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...

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...
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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...

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...
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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.

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: 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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Behind the Stole: Donning of the Kente Ceremony

https://youtu.be/SNcf0miTBkk WUVA sheds light on the Donning of the Kente ceremony hosted by the Office of African-American Affairs, which awards graduating black students with stoles...

Hoo Polls: Favorite UVa Memory

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Virginia Lacrosse Advances to Final Four After Thrilling Comeback Victory over Maryland!

https://youtu.be/UjVx8AXerNI The Virginia Cavaliers men's lacrosse team advanced to the Final Four after defeating the Maryland Terrapins in the quarterfinals in comeback fashion, 13-12 in...