The Office of Greek Life will host a campus wide Blood Drive today from 10 am - 5 pm in the Student Center Parking Lot. Registration will be held in Cantrell Banquet Hall. For more information, contact Sarah Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 276-376-4514.
"Latin Americana migration and intercultural education" by Aldemar Giraldo, Universidad de Caldas, Manizales, Columbia Approved for cultural activity credit
"Identidad femenina: La ruptura de las fronteras" by Adriana Rodriguez Barraza, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico Approved for cultural activity credit
Wanna go GREEK? Fraternity and Sorority recruitment sign-ups are available online (http://www.wise.virginia.edu/greeklife/join) from September 1-5. For more information, contact Mikaela Logan at 276-376-3430 or email@example.com or Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Intramural Friday Night Lanes Bowling Tournament will be held on September 12 at 8 pm at Hillcrest Lanes in Norton, VA. To register for this event, stop by the Intramural Office (3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center) from September 1 - September 10. For more information, contact Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or email@example.com.
Registration for the Survive @ Wise: Zombie 5K Trail Run will be from September 1 - October 24. This event is co-sponsored by the Intramural Department, the Student Development Advisory Board, the Outdoor Recreation Department, and the Student Activities Board. Registration forms are available on the 3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center. For more information, contact Sarah Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 276-376-4514.
The Jimson Weed, a semiannual literary journal of The University of Virginias College at Wise, is accepting submissions from local writers for the Fall 2014 issue. Those interested in contributing poetry, short stories, creative essays, photography or artwork for the Jimson Weed should submit their work by September 15. Submissions may be e-mailed to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Work may also be submitted on disk or hard copy to Zehmer Hall (Room 131). Please note that the Jimson Weed accepts entries at any time throughout the academic year. For more information, contact Managing Editor Damean Mathews at email@example.com.
The Office of Admissions is now accepting applications for Student Ambassadors. Applications are available in Crockett Hall and are due by September 5. For more information, contact Kim Ward at 276-376-4644 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Residence Hall Association will host "The Roommate Game" tonight at 7 pm in the Culbertson Hall Classroom. Come out and join the fun! For more information, contact Brittanie Jones at email@example.com.
Baptist Collegiate Ministry will host its weekly Bible Study at the Baptist Student Center tonight beginning at 7 pm. For more information, contact Megan Buchanan at firstname.lastname@example.org or Junetta Nuckels at 276-210-4755 or email@example.com.
Join Wesley Fellowship for worship and dinner each week at 6 pm at the Wesley Foundation. For more information, contact Rev. Beth Tipton at 276-393-8958 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Evan Clark at email@example.com.
Join the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization for their weekly meeting today at 5 pm in Smiddy Hall 266. Today's meeting will feature Guest Speaker Zak Sturgill. For more information, contact Advisor Shannon Blevins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Office of Greek Life will host "Meet the Greeks" today from 4 - 6 pm on the McCraray Lawn. Come out and join the fun! For more information, contact Mikaela Logan at 276-376-3430 or email@example.com or Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Current Scenarios of Migration and Multiculturalism in Latin America" by Gustavo Adolfo Munoz, PUB, Medellin, Colombia Approved for cultural activity credit
"American Migrants, Identity and the Celebrations of the American Revolution Bicentennial" by Emilie Roman, Universite d'Aix-Marseille Approved for cultural activity credit
"Catedra Alfonso Reyes: The Legacy of Alfonso Reyes and the Construction of an American Identity" by Dora Esthela Rodriguez, Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico Approved for cultural activity credit
"The Challenges of Teaching a Second Language in the United States" by Christine Weissglass Approved for cultural activity credit
Round table discussion on current topics of interest in the Hispanic world. Approved for cultural activity credit
"Migrations and Cultural Identity of the Americas: An Academic Project" by Jacinto Choza, University of Seville, Spain Approved for cultural activity credit
Come join us at the open observation night at 8:30 pm. All students, faculty, and staff are invited! More information regarding astronomical targets, the intended schedule, potential changes in the schedule (due to the weather) and directions to the observatory site can be found under Observatory's web page (http://observatory.uvawise.edu). For more information, contact Lucian Undreiu at email@example.com or 276-376-4368.