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HooPolls: Best Classes at UVA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVk0UNX_nXE   College can be fun, except for the minor inconvenience of going to class; but what if you took a class you actually enjoyed?! We...

Navigating the Meal-Plan-Maze

  Find out what meal plan is best for you with our user friendly guide to all things dining. This is it- this is college. We’re...
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Professors Are People Too: Episode 2 – Mary Middleton

Each week on Professors Are People Too we ask a professor to tell us a story. This week we took the time to talk to Mary...
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The Special Athlete

https://youtu.be/TgPIiDjkMYI Beloved Newcomb Employee Chris Raupp represented the United States at the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi this past March, bringing home the gold in...
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Repairing the Brain – A UVA Student’s Journey Through a Seismic Change

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkCc5TkqaMk Justin Hennessy is a 3rd year student at the University of Virginia who was suffering from a benign brain tumor. After surgery his entire...
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Days on the Lawn: UVA Stereotypes

We went out to talk to newly admitted students during Days on the Lawn asking them: What stereotypes do they have of UVa students,...
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Going Clubbing: Swing Club

On this Going Clubbing we visit Swing Club, learning a lot about Swing, including a little history of the dance itself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRZqSsIlEZM Produced by: Eliza Falk,...
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A Student Story: Tania Rodriguez

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlwkbraNrjM Tania: "Hello, my name is tania. I am not always around, but when I am, I'd like to tell you a story. Could you...

In Their Shoes: Life from the Perspective of a Homeless Charlottesville Resident

A life-long resident of Charlottesville, who for years has drifted in and out of homelessness, has found a home in the heart of his community. UVA...
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Virginia’s Hard Cider Boom

By: Caroline Coleburn One of Virginia’s newest and most explosive industries is an alcoholic drink called hard cider. With only 8 cideries in 2014, Virginia’s...