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Chancellor Henry officially inaugurated

April 30, 2014 | 2,305 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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Deon Boyce: A simple Carolina man

January 30, 2014 | 4,856 views
Senior forward Deon Boyce (23) stands under his favorite place, the basketball goal. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

North Carolina is known for bar­beque, tobacco, big time basketball and soon, Deon Boyce.

Commuter Corner

January 30, 2014 | 1,142 views

Welcome, my fellow commuters, to our very own “corner” of the Highland Cavalier. From now on, this corner will serve as a means by which we travelers to and from this great university may view …

Bookstore Bandits

January 30, 2014 | 1,950 views

It’s that time of year again: Classes have started back, you pro­crastinated on getting your books, and your prayers for snow days have not been answered. What does that mean? You’re forced to go through …

Halls upgraded

January 30, 2014 | 1,868 views

Many renovations were done over winter break to enhance the resident halls.

Mellinger and Cavs move to 4-0 on season

December 4, 2013 | 498 views
Sophomore point guard Charles George (1) releases a floater in the second half of a 76-48 blowout win over Urbana University on Nov. 23. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

After two warm up games in non-confer­ence play, head coach Blake Mellinger’s Cavs were ready to start Mountain East Conference play as they hosted the Urbana University Blue Knights on Nov. 23 and the Notre …

Cavs open MEC play with 1-1 record

December 4, 2013 | 658 views
Sophomore Makenzie Cluesman (21) passes to an open Reynesha Archer (32) in a 77-66 loss to Urbana University on Nov. 23. Cluesman finished with 16 points and Archer with 15 points for the Cavs. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise Cavalier women’s basketball team was off to a 3-0 start this season, which hasn’t happened since the 2009-2010 season.

Commentary: Two responses to the Nov. 13 article “Is the new library really needed?”

December 4, 2013 | 1,964 views

An opinion piece in the Nov. 13 edition of the Highland Cavalier questioned the need for construction of the new library. Based on the editorial, I thought it was important to provide facts as to …

Thor returns to save the day

November 13, 2013 | 10,950 views

“Thor: The Dark World”, premiered at a strangely early 9:30 p.m. Thursday, on what many called: Thorsday.

Poet speaks at coffee night

November 13, 2013 | 10,921 views
Dean Rader, a professor of English at the University of San Francisco, speaks to students and community members last Thursday at the Jimson Weed’s annual coffee night. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Poetry is both versatile and utilitarian, a poet told the crowd at his lecture last Friday.

A day in the life of a commuter

November 13, 2013 | 1,442 views

Submitted by Brent Hall
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise was not my first round draft pick when selecting which college I would attend when I was a senior in high school.

Is the new library really needed?

November 13, 2013 | 10,744 views

After going in the campus library for the fourth time in my entire college career and be­ing a senior, I really got to thinking about this new library we are constructing on campus.

Highland Cavalier Spring 2014 Application

November 6, 2013 | 10,701 views

If you are interested in applying for a position please visit the following link: HC Application Spring 2014