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UVa-Wise: 60 years a college

September 10, 2014 | 0 views

UVa-Wise is officially 60 years old. From the ever-watchful care­taker to a family of pigs interrupt­ing the first convocation, this cam­pus has stories to tell that even its students may not know.

Chancellor Henry officially inaugurated

April 30, 2014 | 0 views

Last week, the University of Virginia and the University of Virginia’s College at Wise cel­ebrated the inauguration and installation of the college’s 8th chancellor, Donna Price Henry.

Events kick off this week

April 16, 2014 | 0 views

The next few weeks are filled with events that lead up to the in­augural ceremony for Chancellor Donna Henry.

The Highland Cavalier fall 2014 application

April 8, 2014 | 0 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

Congressman Griffith visits Wise

April 2, 2014 | 0 views

On March 21, UVa-Wise hosted Con­gressman Morgan Griffith in a town hall style meeting. Griffith answered questions from the audience, took their concerns one-on-one dur­ing a reception, and shared what he is doing in Washington …

Professor retired after break

March 19, 2014 | 0 views

Associate Professor of Biology Kevin Jones closed his 17 year teaching career at UVa- Wise with fond memories of his time here, and hopes that his legacy of student research will continue.

Chancellor has new Master Plan

February 27, 2014 | 0 views

UVa-Wise is approaching new horizons. Professional staff is finalizing construction of a comprehensive Health and Wellness Center and is in the opening stages of construction on a six story library. This growth, along with every­thing …

Finances plague Chartwells

February 12, 2014 | 0 views

Campus dining services through Chartwells has made some changes this se­mester, partly in response to customer feed­back and financial troubles.

Possible fee divides students

January 30, 2014 | 0 views

Student voting for a new Stu­dent Government Association al­location to increase each student’s activities fee by $30 a semester in order to bring in bigger concerts ended yesterday, and campus is widely divided on the …

Wise works for Philippines

December 4, 2013 | 0 views

In the first week of November, the Philippines were hit by Super Typhoon Haiyan, which according to Philippine government figures, had 155 mph winds, left almost 4,000 dead and caused $365 million in damages.

Clark works with BSG film

November 13, 2013 | 0 views

A UVa-Wise professor helped movie stars visiting a local town learn how to ‘talk Appalachian.’

B.o.B. rocks Wise, student gets rocked

October 30, 2013 | 0 views

Hip-hop recording artist B.o.B. rocked the David J. Prior Convocation Center this weeekend. A crowd of around 700 people gathered Saturday night to hear the artist who opened with his hit song “Magic.”