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Events kick off this week

April 16, 2014 | 155 views

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

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Kmart closing impacts students

March 19, 2014 | 458 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.

Admission rates could increase

March 19, 2014 | 175 views

While admission rates remain consistent every year, the enrollment targets increase. Many factors, including new strategies, rela­tionships with prospective students and the atmosphere on campus play a big role in the recruitment of students.

Housing lottery starts today

March 19, 2014 | 380 views

The campus housing lottery begins today, and this year there are a few changes.

It’s the Madness, the Madness of March

March 19, 2014 | 322 views

Christmas technically only happens one time a year and some dub July 25 as “Christmas in July.”

Bitter’s Cavs have successful road tripMen’s Golf

March 19, 2014 | 1,330 views

Head coach Karen Bitter and her UVa-Wise women’s softball team have been busy. The Cavaliers played eight games last week, going 5-3 in that stretch. They have also covered several miles during that span as …

From Russia with love, unless you’re gay

February 27, 2014 | 251 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 | 976 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, …

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 …

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.

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.

News Brief

February 27, 2014 | 224 views

Simmons establishes biology  scholarship
Rabern Simmons, a local of Big Stone Gap and UVa-Wise alumnus, has established the Simms Family Biology Scholarship for UVa-Wise students after a recent inheritance.

Cavalier Housing

February 27, 2014 | 105 views

Cavalier Housing is an off-campus living option for students of UVa-Wise, and though some have complaints, generally it is viewed as a cheap and convenient housing alternative.