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Sarris to speak on the Civil War in Northern Georgia

 

Jonathan D. Sarris, a history professor at North Carolina Wesleyan College and a leading authority on Appalachia’s Civil War, will lecture at UVa-Wise on Thursday, Oct. 3.

Clisso's original work accepted by ArtPrize

Chuck Clisso, an adjunct art professor at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, has had an original piece accepted into the world’s largest art competition for the second year in a row.

 

UVa-Wise second lowest debt among public liberal arts colleges, according to U.S. News ranking

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is once among the top public national liberal arts colleges whose students graduate with a low debt load, according to the latest issue of U.S. News and World Report’s annual college guide.

UVa-Wise senior has successful internship with Bristol White Sox

Jordan Childress, a UVa-Wise senior, realized a childhood dream this summer as official radio announcer for the Bristol White Sox baseball team.

Childress now knows exactly what he wants to do after he earns his communication degree in May.

Ryan to deliver keynote at UVa-Wise Medieval-Renaissance Conference

 

Michael Ryan, an associate professor of history at the University of New Mexico and author of “A Kingdom of Stargazers: Astrology and Authority in the Late Medieval Crown of Aragon,” will deliver the key address at the Medieval-Renaissance Conference at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise this month.

Temple Grandin to lecture at UVa-Wise this fall

 

Temple Grandin, an animal scientist who was the subject of an award-winning HBO film will visit The University of Virginia’s College at Wise this fall as part of the Colgate Darden Lecture Series.

Inspirational author Phil Timp to visit UVa-Wise

 

Local inspirational author, Phil Timp will visit The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Sept. 4 at 4 p.m. to meet with those in attendance and to sign his autobiography.

The event, which will be held in the Dogwood Room of the C. Bascom Slemp Student Center, is sponsored by the UVa-Wise Nursing Department.

SGA president and Honor Court chair installed at Convocation 2013

Dakota Hill was installed as the Student Government Association president Tuesday during Convocation 2013 at The University of Virginia's College at Wise, and Kevin "Nate" Large was installed as chair of the Honor Court.

Chancellor Henry delivers State of the College address at Convocation 2013

 

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is on a clear path toward greater vitality and distinction, and is fortunate that the region it serves is eager to keep the College moving forward in the spirit of mutual respect, integrity, stewardship and excellence, Chancellor Donna P. Henry said in her first State of the College address.

Class of 2013 nursing grads achieve 100 percent board pass rate

 

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise nursing graduates from the Class of 2013 accomplished something special this summer as all 17 passed their board exams on the first try.