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Studying abroad in Italy

April 30, 2014 | 2,072 views
Pictured is the Duomo in Florence, Italy. It was built and designed by Brunelleschi. Photo courtesy of Tiffany Carter

When I began my studies at UVa-Wise al­most two years ago I didn’t have the slightest clue that I would eventually end up exploring the streets of Florence, Italy with a group of my peers.

Four secret 7C members revealed

April 30, 2014 | 2,390 views

Graduating members of the 7Cs, a secret society on campus, revealed themselves Friday at the Student Leadership Awards Banquet.

Barefoot walk to take place

April 16, 2014 | 6,228 views

Charity takes many forms in our lives. It is in material donations, such as the almost 1,500 cans donated by students during NRHH’s “Chancellor for a Day” canned food drive. It is also in our …

Study abroad expands new vast horizons

April 16, 2014 | 2,083 views

The UVa-Wise International Studies Program attracts more and more students every year.

The Highland Cavalier fall 2014 application

April 8, 2014 | 746 views

Want to work for the Highland Cavalier? Fill out this form by April 16th and interviews will follow that weekend! HC Application Fall 2012

Commuters get week of appreciation

April 2, 2014 | 1,854 views

Student Government Association senior Senator Brett Hall was one of the catalysts be­hind the introduction of Commuter Apprecia­tion Week at UVa-Wise and he can certainly relate to that terrible feeling of not fitting in.

Jimson Weed/ Highland Cavalier Writing Contest

April 2, 2014 | 3,897 views

The Jimson Weed and The Highland Cavalier hosted a writing competition for student writers on campus.

Chancellor for a day

April 2, 2014 | 15,092 views
Junior Biology major Nathan McGlone and junior Spanish and German double major Sarah Douglas collect canned food for Chancellor for a Day sponsored by NRHH. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Today is the last day to donate for a chance to swap places with Chancellor Donna Henry next week.

Kmart closing impacts students

March 19, 2014 | 2,737 views

In January, Kmart corp announced that the Wise Kmart would not seek a renewal on its lease and would be going out of business after a large liquidation sale.

Cyber-blogger to visit campus

March 19, 2014 | 1,007 views

If you value your security and peace of mind in cyberspace, you will not want to pass up a series of lectures beginning on March 20 as part of the Department of Mathematics and Computer …

Lake collects runoff from mines

February 27, 2014 | 935 views
The lake during a warm February day overlooking the Smith Dinning Commons. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

It’s pretty some times, and smelly others. Typically mucky, occasion­ally dyed blue. Despite the ups and downs that may come with it, the cam­pus lake is a permanent fixture here at UVa-Wise. Many an urban …

AlertNow notification system

February 27, 2014 | 1,477 views

Dear students, faculty, and staff,
Campus safety is an ongoing concern at colleges and universities, and UVa-Wise is no exception.