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Barefoot walk to take place

April 16, 2014 | 342 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 | 163 views

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

The Highland Cavalier fall 2014 application

April 8, 2014 | 206 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

Chancellor for a day

April 2, 2014 | 486 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.

Commuters get week of appreciation

April 2, 2014 | 195 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 | 345 views

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

Kmart closing impacts students

March 19, 2014 | 456 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 | 277 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 | 464 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 | 232 views

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

Renovations take place in Greear

February 27, 2014 | 531 views
Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The Greear Pool has been closed since Dec. 2013 for major renova­tions and upgrades but has reopened recently.

CEO club

February 27, 2014 | 197 views


the surge tank.
“The staff has worked in removing old concrete from the decking around the pool,” Scott said.
UVa-Wise staff has run electrical lines to provide power to the interior pool lights, maintained chemical balance for …