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The University has not cancelled classes or instituted a no-exam policy.

STRIKE: U.Va. is suppressing student votes

Holding classes and exams on Election Day might not seem like voter suppression in the same way that closing polling locations or adding unnecessary registration requirements may, but professors have, for decades in some cases, weaponized their positions as educators to make it more difficult for students to vote. 

Samantha Cynn is a Life Columnist for The Cavalier Daily.

Why vote?

 We are less than a month away from the official November 3 Election Day, and it is nearly impossible to avoid that fact wherever you go.