Features

Study abroad expands new vast horizons

16 Apr , 2014  

The UVa-Wise International Studies Program attracts more and more students every year.

Features

Barefoot walk to take place

16 Apr , 2014  

Charity takes many forms in our lives. It is in material donations, such as the almost 1,500 cans donated by students during NRHH’s “Chancellor for a Day” canned food drive. It is also in our actions and our words. Even as “Chancellor for a Day” comes to a close, many students are preparing to give [...]

Highlights,News

New center officially opens

16 Apr , 2014  

Ron Eller speaks about maintaining a sense of place and the importance of Appalachia at the launch of the Center of Appalachian Studies. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

The college’s Center of Appalachian Studies was officially launched this month.

Highlights,News

TJ’s birthday celebrates Founder’s Day

16 Apr , 2014  

Chancellor Donna Price Henry cuts the cake at Thomas Jefferson’s birthday party for Founder’s Day. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Students, faculty and alumni gathered Monday to celebrate the found­ing of UVa and UVa-Wise with a birthday party for Thomas Jefferson.

Highlights,Sports

Lowe leads Cavs on links in MEC Tournament

16 Apr , 2014  

Senior Clint Lowe walks to the green during the Mountain East Conference Tournament held at Cattails at Meadowview. Lowe finished second in the tournament. Photo courtesy of Richard Meade

Senior Clint Lowe turned in his best showing of the season for the UVa-Wise Cavaliers in the team’s first season of NCAA Division II play.

Highlights,Sports

My top five Cavs sports moments in my three years

16 Apr , 2014  

Josh Wright (48) takes the Marcus Bratton pitch to the house to seal the 33-30 victory over the Emory & Henry Wasps on Sept. 17, 2011. Photo courtesy of Tim C. Cox

1. This should be at the top of everyones list. It will forever be known as “The Play.” I’m not going to lie, Bristol Hearld Courier Sports Writer Tim Hayes and myself had already packed our stuff up to go down on the field for post-game interviews. As Emory & Henry set up in punt [...]

Highlights,Sports

Softball moves to 13-3 in MEC playFootball

16 Apr , 2014  

Senior Allyssa Zebrowski connects on a two-run home run to left field in game one of a doubleheader against Mars Hill on April 10. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise softball team went into the weekend with two very important softball serieses with the first place West Virginia Wesleyan College Bobcats on Saturday April 12 and the Glenville State College Pioneers Sunday April 13. The Cavaliers were coming off of being swept by fellow NCAA Division II member Mars Hill earlier in the [...]

Opinion

Technology has potential to greatly ruin literature

16 Apr , 2014  

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

Features,Top News

The Highland Cavalier fall 2014 application

8 Apr , 2014  

Want to work for the Highland Cavalier? Fill out this form by April 16th and interviews will follow that weekend! HC Application Fall 2012

Features

Jimson Weed/ Highland Cavalier Writing Contest

2 Apr , 2014  

The Jimson Weed and The Highland Cavalier hosted a writing competition for student writers on campus.

Features

Commuters get week of appreciation

2 Apr , 2014  

Student Government Association senior Senator Brett Hall was one of the catalysts be­hind the introduction of Commuter Apprecia­tion Week at UVa-Wise and he can certainly relate to that terrible feeling of not fitting in.

Features

Chancellor for a day

2 Apr , 2014  

Junior Biology major Nathan McGlone and junior Spanish and German double major Sarah Douglas collect canned food for Chancellor for a Day sponsored by NRHH. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Today is the last day to donate for a chance to swap places with Chancellor Donna Henry next week.