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Starnes is 2014 Commencement speaker at UVa-Wise

 

 

Poet Sofia M. Starnes will deliver the keynote address during the 2014 Commencement exercises at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Saturday, May 10, at 11 a.m. on the Lawn by the Lake.

Stephen Greenblatt to lecture April 17

 

Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Greenblatt, the Cogan University Professor of English and American Literature and Language at Harvard University, will lecture on campus on April 17.

 

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.”