Opinion

Tinderella

25 Mar , 2015  

I was given the challenge before spring break to download the popular app called Tin­der, become well-acquainted with it and give my honest thoughts about it, whether it was for the good or for the bad.

Opinion

Investing for students

25 Mar , 2015  

Jay David | The Highland Cavalier Acorns App helps individuals invest money with little effort.

 I was a bit hesitant to try Acorns when it first came out, especially since it was a new brokerage firm with a radical new idea, but once I took the first step I couldn’t go back. Investing in stocks and even getting a brokerage firm was insanely easy.

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Opinion

Television isn’t always enough

25 Mar , 2015  

 How many times have you found yourself sitting at home bored, feeling like there is just nothing to do? But it was not always like that. Humans have always had things to fall back on to keep their minds and bodies active and on point, but lately that seems to have diminished a bit. Yes, [...]

Opinion

Cavalier Editor Review

25 Mar , 2015  

 At the beginning of the semester, I had ev­ery girly girl’s worst fear. My favorite makeup was discontinued.

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Sports

Baseball moves to 4-10

25 Mar , 2015  

Jaime Robinson | The Highland Cavalier Tye Marshall(17) swings for a hit during the March 18 home game.

For most spring sports, the winter storm brought to a halt the momentum they carried from the preseason.

Sports

Men’s Golf swings back into action after snow

25 Mar , 2015  

Due to inclement weather, the UVa-Wise men’s golf team has been on a hiatus since be­fore spring break and has only been able to practice indoors, but they were able to compete in the UVa-Wise Cattails Intercollegiate tournament. The team came in third place. As for the individual competition, junior Blake Blizard took first place [...]

Sports

Men’s tennis looks forward to rest of spring season

25 Mar , 2015  

Jay David | The Highland Cavalier Jaime Robinson | The Highland Cavalier Tye Marshall(17) swings for a hit during the March 18 home game. Chase Pollord returns the ball in a match held Saturday, March 21.

 The UVa-Wise men’s tennis team has competed in three match­es since the snow break ended and currently have an overall record of 2-3 and a conference record of 1-1.

Sports

Women’s golf prepares for upcoming tournament

25 Mar , 2015  

 The women’s golf team has resumed practice since returning from spring break and is getting ready to kick off the rest of the se­mester.

News

Napoleon Hill Foundation continues to help students

4 Mar , 2015  

Don Green, the Napoleon Hill Foundation’s director, presents a $250,000 check to Chancellor Donna P. Henry in January 2015. Photo courtesy of UVa-Wise website

UVa-Wise students continue to receive sup­port from the Napoleon Hill Foundation.

News

Cavalier Bakery debuts on campus

4 Mar , 2015  

Jay David | The Highland Cavalier The new Cavalier Bakery is located in the Smith Dining Commons.

Students can now bring home the desserts they are accustomed to at the Hunter J. Smith Dining Com­mons.

News

Snowpocalypse hits Wise

4 Mar , 2015  

view from the third floor shows Greek letters that have fallen due to the snow. Jaime Robinson | The Highland Cavalier

Locals on social media have called it the “Snowpocalypse” and for good reason, the same snow that fell on Monday before last was still unphased by the sun and the marginally warmer temperature nearly two weeks later. For most in Culbertson Hall, the two weeks off we received because of the inclement weather can be [...]

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News

Proposed budget may assist Appalachia

4 Mar , 2015  

The Obama Administration’s proposed budget for the 2016 fiscal year could provide millions of dollars to projects aimed at transitioning the economy of Appalachia.

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