News archive : December 2012

Cluesman named Mid-South Player of the Week

UVa-Wise senior Chelsea Cluesman is the Mid-South Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, conference officials announced on Monday, Dec. 3.


The weekly MSC honor is first of the season for Cluesman and the second of her career.
Cluesman averaged a double-double for the Cavaliers in three wins last week.

UVa-Wise-sponsored LEGO Robotics Team featured on ‘With Good Reason’

The LEGO Robotics Team sponsored by The University of Virginia’s College at Wise will appear on “With Good Reason,” a radio production of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, this month.

Chamber Choir to present Christmas music on Dec. 16

 

The Chamber Choir at UVa-Wise will present a program of Christmas music on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel of All Faiths on the UVa-Wise campus.  The program is free and open to the public.

Fall Choirs Concert set for Dec. 11

 

The UVa-Wise Department of Visual and Performing Arts Division of Music will present its Fall Choirs Concert, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, in the Cantrell Banquet Hall.  The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. 

UVa-Wise names Volunteer and Benefactor of the Year

William J. Sturgill and Teresa A. Sullivan

The Estate of Carol Phipps Buchanan was honored as Benefactor of the Year and William J. Sturgill ’56 was named Volunteer of the Year during the 2012 Benefactors Celebration, held recently in the David J.Prior Convocation Center.

Donna Price Henry appointed chancellor of UVa-Wise

December 7, 2012: University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan announced today that Donna Price Henry will serve as the eighth chancellor of the College at Wise.

MEC applies for NCAA Division II conference

The 12 institutions that announced the formation of the Mountain East Conference in August have officially applied for approval to begin competing as the NCAA’s newest Division II conference in 2013-14.

The MEC’s formal application, signed by the presidents of all 12 institutions was hand-delivered to NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis on Friday along with all supporting documentation. 

UVa-Wise announces fall 2012 Dean's List

 

The fall 2012 Dean’s List at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise includes 361 students.