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News release: Editor-in-Chief wins national journalism award

May 1, 2013 | 1,954 views
Jordan Fifer

The editor-in-chief of UVa-Wise’s student newspaper, The Highland Cavalier, was awarded first place for breaking news reporting today in a national journalism contest for a 2012 news story about the sudden death of the college’s …

UVa-Wise’s next chancellor to be named Friday

December 5, 2012 | 376 views
Merry Lu Prior, Provost Sandy Huguenin, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration Sim Ewing, and Chair of the Natural Sciences Department Margie Tucker shovel soil over the roots of a sugar maple tree at the Nov. 30 dedication of the tree to the late chancellor David J. Prior. The Department of Natural Sciences initiated the purchase of the tree, which was planted outside the David J. Prior Convocation Center, because Merry Lu Prior said that her husband admired the autumn colors of campus. A redbud tree is set to be planted at the Lila Vicars Smith House in his honor, as well. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier

The University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors is set to approve the college’s next chancellor at a meeting this Friday and will publicly announce the hire immediately after, officials said. 

News update: UVa-Wise set to announce new chancellor on Dec. 7

November 30, 2012 | 719 views

The University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors is set to approve the college’s next chancellor at a Dec. 7 meeting, and will publicly announce the hire immediately after, officials said today.