Jimson Weed, a semiannual literary journal of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, is accepting submissions from local writers for the Fall 2013 issue.
A public forum is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 1 p.m. in the Rhododendron Room of the Slemp Student Center to hear comments and suggestions regarding the College's foundational documents.
In preparation for the College’s SACS reaffirmation, scheduled for Spring 2015, Chancellor Donna P. Henry has formed a committee tasked with reviewing and revising the institution’s foundational documents.
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.
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.