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Jason Banks

I am Jason Banks, a third year student majoring in History. My contact info is

The Reconstruction and Reopening of Coupes We interviewed students about the popular, but still closed, corner bar, Coupes.

The Future of Standardized Testing at UVA We spoke with Charlotte Vazquez; a third-year nursing student; and Ymanee Monestine; a second-year student; to hear their thoughts on an optional approach to...

UVA’s Protocols for Active Threats | Interview with Timothy Longo, UVA Chief of Police There has been an increase in mass shootings all across America this year. We sat down with Timothy Longo, UVA's Chief of Police, who...

Coach Lars Tiffany Talks 2022 Season and the Future of Men’s Lacrosse Program

We spoke to UVA Men’s Lacrosse Coach, Lars Tiffany, who reflected on past season's performance and shared his goals for the future.

The Story Behind the Black Bus Stop

Located in front of Monroe Hall, the Black Bus Stop served as a meeting spot for the African American students at UVA. We spoke...

What can be done to Prevent Gun Violence in the United States? So far in 2022, there have been over 250 mass shootings in the US, which has led to  conversations all around the country of...