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UVa-Wise: 60 years a college

September 10, 2014 | 104 views

UVa-Wise is officially 60 years old. From the ever-watchful care­taker to a family of pigs interrupt­ing the first convocation, this cam­pus has stories to tell that even its students may not know.

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Five new senators elected

September 17, 2010 | 108 views

By Sydney Gilbert
Staff Writer
sbg3v@uvawise.edu
Six new student government senators and two honor court representatives were voted into office after last week’s campus-wide elections. A sophomore senate seat was picked this week in a runoff after two …

Junior pleads guilty in court to fight charge

September 17, 2010 | 111 views

By Jordan Fifer
News Editor
jtf3u@uvawise.edu
A junior business major and basketball player pleaded guilty Tuesday to breaching the peace following a late-August scuffle at a college dance.
Manuwa “Sam” Eligwe, 24, was charged with breaching the peace and …

Sophomores charged with public intoxication

September 17, 2010 | 90 views

By Jordan Fifer
News Editor
jtf3u@uvawise.edu
Two UVa-Wise sophomores were arrested and charged with public intoxication early Saturday morning after an apparent late-night party.
Ryan Keith Osborne and Jon Robert “Robbie” Barker, both 20, were arrested just before 4 …

Nursing faculty to start training program

September 17, 2010 | 113 views
Nursing faculty to start training program

By Jordan Begley
Staff Writer
jsb5d@uvawise.edu
A professor from the college’s nursing department has been accepted into a training program at George Mason University that is designed to help faculty add gerontological nursing content and experiences into undergraduate …

Campus Bulletin

September 17, 2010 | 119 views

By Clifton Diaz
Online Editor
csd2h@uvawise.edu
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News Briefs for 9/17

September 17, 2010 | 103 views

By Clifton Diaz
Online Editor
csd2h@uvawise.edu
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Teacher education program accredited

September 17, 2010 | 114 views
Teacher education program accredited

By Libby Wachter
Staff Writer
elw3a@uvawise.edu
The college’s teacher education program was accredited for the first time by the national Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) over the summer.
TEAC is a non-profit organization that seeks to improve …

Augustine rocks out at Papa Joe’s

September 17, 2010 | 112 views
Augustine rocks out at Papa Joe’s

By Marina Vandervort
Staff Writer
mdv3p@uvawise.edu
Papa Joe’s was crowded  Monday night as more than 50 people turned out for a free concert.
The band? Augustine. The music? According to the band’s  members: “acoustic crossover.”

Double duty: Police chief serves time in pulpit on Sundays

September 17, 2010 | 99 views
Double duty: Police chief serves time in pulpit on Sundays

By Allie Robinson
Editor-in-Chief
agr2q@uvawise.edu
UVa-Wise’s police chief doesn’t just write tickets, manage an office and break up fights.
He’s also an ordained minister.

Students look to start women’s frat

September 17, 2010 | 110 views
Students look to start women’s frat

By Emily Baxter
Staff Writer
enb5u@uvawise.edu
Nineteen students interested in starting a new Greek group on campus met for the first time last week.
Headed by sophomores Amanda Fields and Deanna Wright, the potential members met on the fifth …

Sorority might be reinstated in spring

September 17, 2010 | 254 views

By Brittanie Jones
Staff Writer
bsj3g@uvawise.edu
The local chapter of Delta Sigma Theta may be reinstated by the spring after going inactive about three years ago.
The UVa-Wise chapter of the black sorority became inactive after the group’s members …

Sporting events now broadcast on Internet

September 17, 2010 | 100 views

By Nick DiDonato
Staff Writer
ndd3s@uvawise.edu
UVa-Wise sporting events are now streamed live on the Internet and are archived for future play, thanks to a program started by the college’s athletic and media services departments.
Up to this semester, …