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Events set for UVa-Wise Chancellor Henry’s inauguration

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise will inaugurate Donna Price Henry as its eighth Chancellor on April 22. A variety of events are scheduled during the month to celebrate the traditional induction that marks a leadership change at a college's highest level.

Western Front European trip set for May 2015

 

 

The history department at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is conducting a four-country trip to Europe to explore significant sites associated with the World War II and the Western Front. 

UVa-Wise chancellor and student trade places for good cause

Chancellor Henry and Danielle Holland
Chancellor Henry and Danielle Holland
(Photo by Jessica Shartouny)

Danielle Holland, a senior medical technology major at The

CEDAR Coal Fair set for April 9-11 in Prior Center

Student projects in seven different categories from across the coalfields will be the focus of the Ninth Annual CEDAR Regional Coal Fair, April 9-11 at the David J. Prior Convocation Center at UVa-Wise.

 

Welch is featured author at WIsconsin book festival

 Writer Wendy Welch, executive director of GMEC/AHEC of Southwest Virginia, will be a featured author at the Fox Cities Book Festival in Madison, Wisconsin April 7-11.

UVa-Wise offers opportunity to experiment with 3D printing

T3D objectshe Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is opening its 3D printing and technology facilities to the public and area businesses one Monday evening each month beginning April 14 at 6 p.m. 

Laura Danielle Wampler Scholarship established at UVa-Wise

A scholarship has been established at The University of Virginia's College at Wise in memory of Laura Danielle Wampler, a graduate of Wise County Christian School who passed away in 2006 at the age of 17.

Coffee Night set for April 14

 

The public is invited to join the Jimson Weed literary journal, the Department of Language and Literature, and the Department of Communication Studies at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Monday, April 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the Chapel of All Faiths for Coffee Night, a reading and performance event that highlights the poetry and prose of campus and community writers.

Eller to help UVa-Wise introduce Center for Appalachian Studies on April 8

Ron Eller, a leading authority on Appalachian history, will help The University of Virginia’s College at Wise welcome its new Center for Appalachian Studies to the campus and the region on Tuesday, April 8.

Eller, the former director of the University of Kentucky’s Appalachian Center, will speak at 7 p.m. in the Dogwood Room at the Slemp Student Center. The title of his lecture is “The Value of Place in a Modern World.”

Tipton Memorial Scholarship Fund Concert set for April 28

Tipton Scholarship winner

Pictured: Michael Cox, Donnie Sorah, Angie Tipton, Richard Galyean, Jessie O'Quinn and Suzanna Masters