Voter turnout for any midterm election is predictably abysmal due to a number of factors, ranging from voter alienation to weak enthusiasm towards the election overall. Millennials and young adults are not exempt from this reality either; of all the votes cast in the midterm.
We asked students about their plans for break, here’s what they said:
Last week the UVa-Wise theater department hosted the premieres of its two annual fall productions, William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” and “Macbeth”, in honor of the author’s 450th birthday. A Renaissance Festival is also planned for November 15th. It will feature crafts such as shield making and magic shows alongside games such as apple [...]
Diversity is evident when examining the makeup of the newest freshman class at UVa-Wise. According to figures obtained through Rusty Necessary, vice chancellor for enrollment management, there are 325 full-time freshmen at the college. Fifty-one percent of the class is female and 49 percent male.