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Social media addiction

April 16, 2014 | 88 views

How much time in a given day do you spend on social media websites? One hour? Less or more?

Technology has potential to greatly ruin literature

April 16, 2014 | 26 views

I am the type of person who is very passion­ate about the things he cares about.

Obamacare saved my life

April 2, 2014 | 243 views

The dreaded Jan. 1 has come and gone. For some people Jan. 1 was just the New Year, and while generally that’s something to celebrate, this year it means that you are required by law …

Studying abroad, great experience

April 2, 2014 | 185 views

Have you ever wanted to travel the world, experience different cul­tures, spend time with other people, or maybe just see what all is out there? There are so many opportunities that are right at your …

Elevator abuse

April 2, 2014 | 85 views

While sitting in the student center a few weeks ago, I realized how truly lazy the student population at UVa-Wise really is.

Commuter Corner

March 19, 2014 | 178 views

Hello, again, commuters! After a long and much needed spring break, we’re up for a busy week. While I hope you all had plenty of fun, it’s time to get back to business. Well, kind …

Annual graduation blame game occurs

March 19, 2014 | 243 views

It’s closing in on graduation time, which means all the last minute checking to see if you are in the clear to walk in May is pretty much past due.

FWD: FWD: Repetitive e-mails get to students

February 27, 2014 | 893 views

Just a little over a week until your college e-mail contents look some­thing like this: Highland Happenings, Highland Happenings Revised, CULTURAL CREDIT, CULTURAL CREDIT (from someone else), Wage Payroll, Work Study Payroll, another Wage Payroll, …

From Russia with love, unless you’re gay

February 27, 2014 | 247 views

After training hard during the snowpocalypse weeks at Tech, I began a long, grueling trek to the 2014 Winter Olympics. Sochi was supposed to be where I finally made my mark on history. Sitting there …

Taking advantage of life every day

February 27, 2014 | 203 views

As you look back on your life to date, do you sometimes wonder why you did not take the chances that were right at your fingertips? There is a point where we all could have …

Commercial holiday

February 12, 2014 | 401 views

It is that time of the year again folks, Valentine’s Day. A day for love and romance, proposals and priceless possessions, a day to show someone just how much you care. If you want to …

Commuters left in the cold

February 12, 2014 | 389 views

It’s winter, which means if there is any bad weather within a 50 mile radius, Wise is going to get it. While this is no big deal to those who live on campus, it’s a …