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What does UVa-Wise want next year?

April 30, 2014 | 5,977 views

“A hot tub or sauna would be pretty nice to have.”
-David Owens, junior history major

Farewell from Kandee

April 30, 2014 | 2,784 views

Being your opinion editor for The Highland Cavalier has been full of excitement, good stories and success. As a graduating senior who loved working for the campus newspaper, I would like to extend an invitation …

Finals madness

April 30, 2014 | 981 views

It’s time to get out those neon-colored flash cards you bought at the beginning of the year and never used. Or am I alone on that one?

Social media addiction

April 16, 2014 | 8,230 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 | 2,726 views

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

Obamacare saved my life

April 2, 2014 | 2,546 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 | 1,208 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 | 1,503 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 | 1,195 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 | 1,719 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.

From Russia with love, unless you’re gay

February 27, 2014 | 359 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 …

FWD: FWD: Repetitive e-mails get to students

February 27, 2014 | 2,249 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, …