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Whitelaw Reid

December 11, 2018
After years of anonymity, the UVA social media personality known as “Phony Bennett” revealed himself in 2017. 
December 11, 2018
Charity Malia Dinko has started Northshea, a company that – with the help of women from her native Ghana who turn shea nuts into butter – produces body cream.
December 07, 2018
Hint: Students in Kevin Driscoll and Keara Goin’s “History of Media” courses may be able to give you a good answer.
December 04, 2018
Assistant media studies professor Sean Duncan discusses the value of playing games, and the value of thinking critically about games.
November 28, 2018
UVA assistant media studies professor Meredith Clark teaches a course on “Black Twitter” that has, in part, led to a $1.2 million research grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
November 19, 2018
According to data from UVA’s Office of Admission, minority and first-generation early-action applicants increased by 24 and 18.5 percent, respectively.
November 15, 2018
Former Cavalier men’s basketball star Joe Harris’ facial hair has taken off this season, as has his professional career with the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets.
November 12, 2018
Members of the student organization Towards a Better Latin America erected a one-of-a-kind tent that showcases the current humanitarian and migration crisis in Venezuela, which they’re calling “the Western Syria.”
November 05, 2018
Members of this year’s Cavalier men’s basketball team talk about being students at UVA, who has inspired them in their lives and share a few secrets about head coach Tony Bennett.
November 01, 2018
Former UVA and Pittsburgh Steelers fan favorite Heath Miller fielded some tough questions from media studies students on Tuesday morning in Ruffner Hall.