Highlights,Sports

Cavs defensive performance not enough

17 Oct , 2013  

Sophomore Terrence Younger hauls in a pass in the Cavs 42-17 loss to the Shepherd University Rams Oct. 12. Younger finished with 82 yards. Photo courtesy of Richard Meade

A last-minute attempt to score wasn’t enough for the UVa-Wise Cavaliers last weekend, and they dropped a 42-17 decision to the Shepherd University Rams.

Opinion

Twitter immaturity @UVa-Wise

17 Oct , 2013  

Twitter has every kind of UVa-Wise account you could think of, right? Intramurals, SDAB, SAB, Pi Kapps, the official UVa Wise Twitter. Everything.

Features

Studious in Seoul

17 Oct , 2013  

Rougui Toure is a senior international relations major studying in Seoul, South Korea for the semester. She will be constributing a column about her experiences abroad throughout the fall.

Features,Highlights

Zombie 5K to be held Saturday

17 Oct , 2013  

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The winner of this weekend’s Running Dead Trail Run will have to outrun a host of undead zombies, in addition to fellow runners, to win.

News,Top News

New flags, ‘V’s to increase pride

17 Oct , 2013  

Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Students arriving on campus at the start of the academic year were greeted by a few changes to the look of the campus, most notably, the lamp post flags leading up to the school.

Highlights,News

National Alpha Sigma Phi organization responds to article

17 Oct , 2013  

This article is a follow-up to “Alpha Sigma Phi returns charter” The former UVa-Wise chapter of Alpha Sigma Phi has been ordered by the national Alpha Sigma Phi organization to stop using the fraternity’s name and emblems.

Highlights,News

Traditions Emerge

17 Oct , 2013  

The Cavalier riding across the field at Carl Smith Stadium before football games is just the beginning of a list of new traditions at the college.

News

SGA looks to expand

17 Oct , 2013  

SGA members convene at their last meeting on Oct. 4. Online polls will be open between Oct. 28 and 31 for students to vote on an amendment adding four more senators.Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The Student Government Association is seeking to expand this year.

Opinion

Give IT a break with the Wi-Fi

17 Oct , 2013  

It’s no secret that the Internet on campus is excruciatingly slow sometimes. But not only is it slow, it’s also fairly unreliable and not all that expansive.

Sports

Volleyball gets first home win

24 Sep , 2013  

Freshman standout Karley Allen (2) goes up for a spike against King College on Sept. 18. Allen leads the Cavs in kills with 138 on the young season. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

There is no place like home. UVa-Wise volleyball finally made it home to split its first two home matches in the David J. Prior Center. Wise made quick work of Bluefield State in the first home match of the season on Tuesday by winning 3-0 (25-5, 25-9, 25-12). On Wednesday, UVa-Wise could not hold its [...]

Sports

Golden Eagles fly to victory over Cavs

24 Sep , 2013  

Senior James Long (16) comes down with a grab inside the redzone. Long’s great grab set up the Cavs lone touchdown on the day in 38-15 loss. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

One could say it was a day for the ducks at Carl Smith Stadium Sept. 21, as the Cavs played the first Mountain East Conference football game played at home in school history in very rainy conditions. It actually turned out to be a day for the Golden Eagles of Charleston. The Golden Eagles jumped [...]

Highlights,Sports

X-Country showing growth on the season

24 Sep , 2013  

The UVa-Wise Cavalier men’s and women’s Cross Country teams competed in the Concord Invitational on Sept. 21. There were seven teams in the race, including UVa-Wise, competing against other teams in the Mountain East Conference. West Virginia Wesleyan was the frontrunner of the event with their men’s team having eight of the top fifteen finishers. [...]