Opinion

Privacy vs. Security

24 Sep , 2014  

“Those who would give up essential liberty, to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.”

Opinion

iPhone 6 makes an entrance

24 Sep , 2014  

The new iPhone is out and people are seemingly losing their minds over it, but why? What makes this new iPhone different and why would anyone consider upgrading from their current one? The easy answer is size.

Opinion

Is online learning beneficial?

24 Sep , 2014  

As online learning continues to become more popular with advancing technology and course variations, classroom learning is still considered to be a highly important element in education development or enhancement.

Highlights,Sports

Mountain East champions

24 Sep , 2014  

Above photo taken after UVa-Wise softball won the MEC Championships againast West Va. Wesleyann in Salem, Va. Photo courtesy Donna Hale

The UVa-Wise softball team brought home the school’s first division II championship last year, during its first year in the Mountain East Conference.

Sports

Student joins Puerto Rican National Team

24 Sep , 2014  

Over the summer, a member of the UVa-Wise softball team, sophomore second baseman Alexa Hernandez, was selected to become a member of the Puerto Rican National Softball Team.

Sports

Football starts off year with a loss

24 Sep , 2014  

Senior running back Andre Dickenson (21) scores the first home touch down against Wesleyan. Justin David | The Highland Cavalier

The Cavaliers allowed a home opener win to slip away from them Sept. 13 against West Virginia Wesleyan College, losing 23-7.

Sports

Women’s golf gets fifth

24 Sep , 2014  

Makenzie Cluesman putts on the green in Mechanicsville, Ohio, at the first golf tournament of 2014. Photo courtesy UVa-Wise athletics website

This past week, women’s golf finished a competition in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

News,Top News

Safety efforts increasing on campus

24 Sep , 2014  

Dean Jewell Worley and Ronnie Shortt, chief of police and director of public safety, look over plans for campus safety procedures. Justin David | The Highland Cavalier

Campus safety is something UVa-Wise officials take seriously.

Highlights,News

Senator Warner addresses college debt

24 Sep , 2014  

Virginia State Sen. Mark Warner is running for reelection. His opponent is Republican Ed Gillespie. Photo courtesy Sen. Mark Warner’s website

College debt is a problem that almost all students end up facing after graduation.

Opinion

Verification but no notification?

10 Sep , 2014  

It is the end of the summer break when you receive the dreaded news from the financial aid office that your financial aid awards have not been processed and if not taken care of, you will be dropped from your classes for non-payment.

Highlights,Opinion

Working on our fitness

10 Sep , 2014  

The new health and wellness center opened this semester. Jaime Robinson | The Highland Cavalier

Personal health should be the No. 1 prior­ity in someone’s life, but this can be difficult to maintain when living on a college campus or being a part of the college community.

Sports

Cavalier football gearing up for a new year

10 Sep , 2014  

Freshman wide receiver Floyd Jones (80) catches a pass from sophomore quarterback Ty Ryans (11) at practice on August 26. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

Entering their second year of NCAA Di­vision II Mountain East Conference play, the UVa–Wise football team prepares for the first few games of the season.