UVa-Wise students receive academic awards

The following UVa-Wise students were honored this spring with academic awards.

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Spring Dean's List at UVa-Wise


The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has announced its spring 2013 Dean’s List.

The 394 students named to the Dean’s List earned a grade point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.00 scale with no grades below a “C” and were enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.

Three UVa-Wise ROTC graduates are commissioned


Three members of the UVa-Wise Class of 2013 left Commencement on Saturday, May 18,  as United States Army officers as the College ROTC program held its second commissioning ceremony.

Marshall wins 2013 Sandridge award


McDonnell asks UVa-Wise grads to pursue careers in Virginia

Mullins overcomes obstacles on way to degree


The normal journey to a college degree takes four years, but a series of events caused Kimberly Denise Marshall Mullins to earn her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences three decades after she graduated high school.

UVa-Wise faculty receive Harrison awards

Several members of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise faculty were presented with faculty awards on May 14.
Harrison awardsProfessors Marla Weitzman and Debra Carter received the Outstanding Teaching Award, presented to a faculty member who excels in classroom teaching and who works particularly well with students.

UVa-Wise students win academic awards


The University of Virginia’s College at Wise recognized the scholastic achievements of nongraduating students during the Academic Awards Ceremony.



Schedule set for UVa-Wise Summer Opera Company


The Southwest Virginia Opera Company of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise announces its upcoming Summer 2013 season featuring two one-act children’s operas.

Virginia Governor McDonnell is UVa-Wise Commencement speaker


Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell will deliver the keynote address during Commencement exercises at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Saturday, May 18, at 11 a.m. on the Lawn by the Lake.