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Events kick off this week

April 16, 2014 | 89 views

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

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Softball looking to turn it around

February 24, 2012 | 194 views
Sophomore pitcher Kaylla Holdway releases a pitch to the Milligan Buffaloes on Feb. 10. The Cavs dropped both games in the doubleheader 8-0 and 5-3. Photo courtesy of Richard Meade.

The Highland Cavalier softball team fell to 0-6 early in the season with losses to Milligan College and the University of Charleston last weekend.

Tennis opens season

February 24, 2012 | 144 views

The Cavalier tennis teams opened their spring of 2012 season this past weekend against Spartanburg Methodist and Converse College.

Column: Simply Sanchize

February 24, 2012 | 139 views
Corey Sanchez

In preparation for my weekly radio program, I came across an interesting article from Bleacher Report about world-class heckler Robin Ficker.

New women’s golf team

February 24, 2012 | 244 views

A women’s golf team will be stepping to the green as the college’s twelfth intercollegiate sport in the fall of 2012.

Cavs finish strong at home

February 24, 2012 | 167 views
Cavs finish strong at home

The men’s basketball team went 1-1 in the recent home stand, playing two hard-fought games.

Cavs’ hard work pays off in season finale

February 24, 2012 | 560 views
Senior guard Amber Carter takes the ball for a layup in the Feb. 18 game against Rio Grande. Carter finished the game a double-double. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier.

The women’s basketball team wrapped up their home games in an exemplary fashion, defeating both the West Virginia Tech Golden Bears and the University of the Rio Grande RedStorm.

Basketball homecoming tomorrow

February 17, 2012 | 144 views

The UVa-Wise Cavs and SGA will host the University of Rio Grande RedStorm tomorrow for the first basketball homecoming in 20 years in the convocation center.

More construction set to begin

February 17, 2012 | 263 views
The artist rendering of the new library shows its location.

A six-story library is among several upcoming building projects that will join Smiddy Hall’s recent face lift and the completion of the convocation center in the expansion of the UVa-Wise campus.

Push to name convocation center growing

February 17, 2012 | 153 views
Photo by Cameron Parsons | The Highland Cavalier

By Katie Dunn
Staff Writer
The Coalfield Progress
Following the sudden death of David Prior, Va-Wise’s seventh chancellor, a community campaign to have the school’s  convocation center named for him has begun.

News briefs

February 17, 2012 | 151 views

Week of Feb. 17-24
NRHH nominations accepted
The National Residence Hall Honorary, a student group committed to service and campus recognition, is now accepting nominations for new members for the spring semester.

New campus RA positions filled

February 17, 2012 | 141 views

By Emily Baxter
Staff Writer
hmg4v@uvawise.edu
Three resident adviser positions were added to the Highland Hills community this past week, due to a recent need expressed by the RAs.

New campus RA positions filled

February 17, 2012 | 186 views

Three resident adviser positions were added to the Highland Hills community this past week, due to a recent need expressed by the RAs.