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Studying abroad in Italy

April 30, 2014 | 1,439 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 | 1,717 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 | 4,515 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 | 1,666 views

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

The Highland Cavalier fall 2014 application

April 8, 2014 | 583 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 | 7,697 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 | 1,416 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 | 3,310 views

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

Kmart closing impacts students

March 19, 2014 | 1,902 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 | 800 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 | 780 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 | 940 views

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