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Recovering from the damages of #snowpocalypse2k15

25 Mar , 2015  

Snow and frozen water caused bricks to become removed from the Human Resources building and fell into the parking lot. Damean Mathews | The Highland Cava

UVa-Wise and the surround­ing community saw record-breaking snowfall in the month of February, leading to the dam­age of a number of structures both on and off campus.

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COMMENTARY: Live on campus or to live at Walk2Campus?

25 Mar , 2015  

Jay David | The Highland Cavalier Left: Culbertson Hall on the UVa-Wise campus, Right: Campus Walk, a Walk2Campus property located next to the UVa-Wise campus

 Many factors must be considered when de­ciding where exactly a student can call home for a year or so. First and foremost, financials must be the leading factor, the one thing that can make or break a decision to live somewhere. Second, travel must be considered. Depending on the student’s travel habits, the student might [...]

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COMMENTARY: Hold the gluten, please

25 Mar , 2015  

Six letters. One word. Feared by many, understood by few.

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Attempted sexual assualt

25 Mar , 2015  

UVa-Wise Campus Police re­ceived a report of an alleged at­tempted sexual assault in the early morning hours of March 22.

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Math professors offer tutoring

25 Mar , 2015  

 The math department is work­ing to provide students with greater access to tutoring services to make up for time lost due to snow last month.

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Uva-Wise displays new play, “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot”

25 Mar , 2015  

Jay David | The Highland Cavalier Students practice for play’s opening night

 Profane, vulgar and with tasteful religious overtones, “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” is set to debut on April 2 with additional shows on April 3, 4, 10, 11 and 12 at the Gilliam Center for the Arts.

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Obama asks for military forces against ISIL

4 Mar , 2015  

President Barack Obama has sent a formal request to Congress asking an Authorization of Military Force against the terrorist organization ISIL.

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Luxembourg foreign exchange student comes to study in Wise

4 Mar , 2015  

Sidal Lutterbach poses with friends in Luxembourg. Photo courtesy of Sidal Lutterbach

Sidal Lutterbach recently arrived at UVa-Wise on exchange from the University of Lux­embourg.

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Donna Hale: Faculty of the Month

4 Mar , 2015  

Photo courtesy of Donna Hale

The Highland Cavalier asked several students who they consid­ered to be their favorite professor.

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Everything is political, but politics shouldn’t be everything

4 Mar , 2015  

There are sides to every topic in America. Are you on Team Android or Team iPhone? Are you a Steelers fan or a Ravens fan? Are you on Team Edward or Team Jacob? Are you Marvel or DC? Xbox or Playstation? Are you Re­publican or Democrat?

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COMMENTARY: Do you think you are a feminist?

4 Mar , 2015   Video

I’m going to ask you two questions. Well, they’re the same question but once at the start of this article and once again at the end, with one small alteration.

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COMMENTARY: Students experience Google’s modular phone conference during winter break

11 Feb , 2015  

Dakota Gallimore | The Highland Cavalier Google conference, DevCon2, displayed and demonstrated multiple new concepts and prototypes of cellular devices and computer modules.

Over winter break, my colleague and roommate Joseph LaCava, and I had the opportunity to attend Google’s DevCon2, which is Google’s second developer conference for Project Ara.

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