News

Marching band sees record membership

30 Sep , 2011  

By Ashley Hall Staff Writer arh2a@uvawise.edu The UVa-Wise marching band has more students performing this year than ever before, officials said recently.

News

Book club focuses on bioethics

30 Sep , 2011  

By Cameron Parsons Managing Editor clp7m@uvawise.edu Senior biology major Nathaniel Robinette said he first became interested in starting a bioethics book club in the spring of 2008, when he took Biology 3700, Biomedical Ethics.

News

Coal find to help fund walkway project

30 Sep , 2011  

By Jordan Fifer Editor-in-Chief jtf3u@uvawise.edu Contractors found several thousand dollars of coal in a seam beneath the ongoing walkway construction between the main campus and Carl Smith Stadium, officials said.

News

News Briefs

30 Sep , 2011  

Week of 09/23-09/30

News

5 arrested following homecoming dance

30 Sep , 2011  

By Jordan Fifer Editor-in-Chief jtf3u@uvawise.edu Five people were arrested on campus during or shortly after homecoming festivities, though only two are current UVa-Wise students, court records show.

News

Nursing chair found guilty in plea deal

30 Sep , 2011  

By Jordan Fifer Editor-in-Chief jtf3u@uvawise.edu The chair of the nursing department was found guilty of reckless driving last week as part of a plea deal, after being arrested in January for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Uncategorized

Students see alcohol charges for third time

30 Sep , 2011  

By Jordan Fifer Editor-in-Chief jtf3u@uvawise.edu Two students were arrested on alcohol-related charges last week for at least the third time in about a year, court records show.

Uncategorized

“Shine”

30 Sep , 2011  

Student poetry submission “Shine” Submitted by Molly Thompson

Opinion

Student section needs to have limits

30 Sep , 2011  

Editorial By Jordan Fifer Editor-in Chief jtf3u@uvawise.edu The Cavs’ remarkable victory over rival Emory & Henry on Sept. 17 was one of the prouder moments of my time here at UVa-Wise to date. It was also one of the more embarrassing.

Opinion

Academic escape or social epicenter?

30 Sep , 2011  

Letter to the Editor Submitted by Dru Morgan The pursuit of a liberal arts education is designed to create a more well-rounded student and member of society. While pursuing my liberal arts education this semester at UVa-Wise I have learned many things:  The best “Magic: The Gathering” card is called “Ancestral Recall,” the Droid phone [...]

Opinion

Sex does not affect service

30 Sep , 2011  

Staff Column By Jimmy Dingess Staff Writer jtd7q@uvawise.edu The divisive “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy officially ended for the United States’ military on Sept. 20. The directive, issued in 1993, prevented lesbian or gay people from being open about their sexual orientation.

Sports

Volleyball team falls in road loss

30 Sep , 2011  

By Hayley Galloway Staff Writer hmg4v@uvawise.edu The volleyball team traveled to Kentucky on Sept. 28 to play Mid-South Conference opponent Campbellsville Tigers.