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Lusk and Cavs ready to start new journey

6 Sep , 2013  

Photo courtesy of Richard Meade

  When the sun set behind Carl Smith Stadium on Nov. 10, 2012 the UVa-Wise Cavaliers said goodbye to the Mid-South Conference and the NAIA. As the sun rose on Aug. 10 the Cavs welcomed the Mountain East Conference affiliated with NCAA Division II. “We have a Christmas present and can’t wait to open it,” [...]

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Commentary: NCAA is a big move for Cavs

6 Sep , 2013  

(From left to right) Junior Matt Parker, sophomore Tyler Robinette, junior Veronica Sanchez (15), sophomore Cullen Lavoi (11), sophomore Zach Cochran (20), junior Brittni Altmann (10), sophomore Makenzie Cluesman, senior Emily Brock. Photo: Kandee Wallace | The Highland Cavalier

Dear Highland Cavaliers! Welcome back to a new academic year! UVa-Wise Athletics is transitioning to NCAA Division II competition, and some changes are coming. As an ardent fan of college sports, and coming from a university with a successful NCAA Division I athletics program, I bring leadership experience in transitioning across athletics associations. While I [...]

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NEWS UPDATE: Psychiatric evaluation ordered for Hairston in gunman hoax case

13 Feb , 2013  

Posted: 2/13/13  9:29 p.m.  A federal judge has ordered a psychiatric evaluation for the UVa-Wise student accused of calling 911 with a fake report of a gunman on campus last month.

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FBI arrests UVa-Wise student in hoax

30 Jan , 2013  

Federal officials on Monday arrested the UVa-Wise student charged with phoning in a fake report of a gunman in Culbertson Hall on Jan. 23, saying he admitted doing so “to obtain some form of hero status” and to better his standing in another court case.

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Grand jury indicts Huntley on murder charge in shooting death

30 Jan , 2013  

A UVa-Wise junior now faces a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of an 18-year-old woman in his Norton mobile home the night before Thanksgiving. 

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Wise hires first female chancellor

30 Jan , 2013  

UVa-Wise’s recently-hired chancellor started her career path at Thomas Jefferson University of Philadelphia. Now she continues it at Thomas Jefferson’s dream in the mountains. 

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UVa-Wise campus reacts to Wednesday lockdown

30 Jan , 2013  

The Highland Cavalier Staff reports highlandcavalier@uvawise.edu College’s reaction to be reviewed UVa-Wise officials plan to review their response to last week’s gunman hoax to see how future incidents might be handled better, the school’s spokeswoman said.

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UVa-Wise women look to finish strong

30 Jan , 2013  

The UVa-Wise women’s basketball team has had its highs and lows on the season, highlighted by wins over ranked opponents. 

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UVa-Wise men go 4-3 in January

30 Jan , 2013  

The UVa-Wise men’s basketball team had a six game winning streak midway through the month, but had it snapped.

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Adviser approval needed to register for classes

30 Jan , 2013  

A recent email sent to students outlined advising changes set to start this semester, but those who deleted it without reading it may have a few problems signing up for next semester’s classes.

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BREAKING NEWS: UVa-Wise sophomore arrested by FBI on federal charges in gunman hoax

24 Jan , 2013  

Updated: 1/28/13 12:40 p.m. Federal officials today arrested the student charged with phoning in a fake report of a gunman on the UVa-Wise campus last week.

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Breaking news: UVa-Wise names Donna Price Henry college’s first female chancellor [with video]

7 Dec , 2012  

The University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors unanimously approved Donna Price Henry as UVa-Wise’s eighth chancellor at a meeting Friday morning in the college’s convocation center.

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