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Chancellor Henry officially inaugurated

April 30, 2014 | 2,534 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.

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Studying abroad, great experience

April 2, 2014 | 1,209 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 …

Obamacare saved my life

April 2, 2014 | 2,621 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 …

Annual graduation blame game occurs

March 19, 2014 | 1,722 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.

Commuter Corner

March 19, 2014 | 1,209 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 …

Cyber-blogger to visit campus

March 19, 2014 | 1,007 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 …

Kmart closing impacts students

March 19, 2014 | 2,841 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 | 297 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 | 647 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 | 1,716 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 | 4,130 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 | 361 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 | 2,270 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, …