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Matthew Kesselman

Matthew Kesselman
I like to make videos that are informative or fun, and sometimes both. Class of 2019. Please contact me with any feedback, story ideas and/or tips at

Watch as Student Council Votes on BSA Demands

WUVA had the opportunity to attend and record the Student Council hearing, which resulted in the passing of three out of ten of the...

Jon Oliver, Executive Associate Athletic Director, to Leave UVA

Today it was announced Jon Oliver, executive associate athletics director, is leaving the UVA athletics department after 15 years of work. During Oliver's tenure...

Watch as a 10-Day March from Charlottesville to Washington D.C Begins

On August 28th, 2017 at 5PM a 10-day march began from Charlottesville to Washington D.C with the proclaimed mission "to confront white supremacy." The event,...

Khizr Khan, Gold Star Father of Muslim UVA Alum, Discusses Future After #Charlottesville

Khizr Khan speaker at the Democratic National Convention and father of slain UVA graduate U.S Army Captain Humayun Khan talked to WUVA News regarding...
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Charlottesville Mayor Calls for Lee Statue Removal, Re-evaluation of Open Carry Laws

In his press release today Charlottesville mayor Mike Signer called on the Governor to allow a special session for the expedited removal of the...

A Late Night Vigil – Reclaiming Grounds

Last night, on August 16th, 2017, 5,000 members from the University of Virginia and the Charlottesville community came together in a candle-lit vigil in...