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Underage male arrested at Homecoming Dance

8 Oct , 2014  

Homecoming this year brought in a number of students, alumni and citizens of the com­munity to celebrate another year of existence for UVa-Wise.

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Renaissance conference held on campus

8 Oct , 2014  

UVa-Wise recently host­ed its annual Medieval Re­naissance Conference, a three day event spanning Sept. 25-27.

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Summer bridge aims to prepare freshmen

8 Oct , 2014  

Freshmen John Conner, Travis Welty, Daisy Hanks and Akrit Shulka took advantage of the game area in the Slemp Student Center and enjoyed some afternoon pool after class. Justin David | The Highland Cavalier

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.

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Airplane festival excites Wise

24 Sep , 2014  

P-51C mustang named Tuskegee Airmen

Lonesome Pine Regional Airport was host to the Let Freedom Ring festival this past week- end. The festival, which was open to the com- munity but geared particularly towards students, invited attendees to see and tour aircraft from the World War II and Cold War eras. Also on site were historical organizations and a traveling [...]

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Campus community welcomes Papa John’s

24 Sep , 2014  

Photo courtesy of Jordan Viars

Many returning students here at UVa-Wise noticed a big transition that occurred on campus during the past two semesters.

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From bits to atoms

10 Sep , 2014  

Daniel Ray, professor of computer science, demonstrates use of the 3-D printer on campus in Darden Hall. Photo by Zemery Gilliam

The closest thing we have in this day and age to a Star Trek Replicator is right here at UVa-Wise. One would think the process of creating a real, three-dimensional, solid object from a computer file would be long, arduous and would require years of training, but recently 3-D printers have evolved to the point [...]

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Money-saving tips for students

10 Sep , 2014  

We asked upperclassmen for their advice on how to save money while in college. These are their money saving tips for you:

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Four secret 7C members revealed

30 Apr , 2014  

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

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Studying abroad in Italy

30 Apr , 2014  

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.

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Barefoot walk to take place

16 Apr , 2014  

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 actions and our words. Even as “Chancellor for a Day” comes to a close, many students are preparing to give [...]

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Study abroad expands new vast horizons

16 Apr , 2014  

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

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The Highland Cavalier fall 2014 application

8 Apr , 2014  

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