Due to severe weather, UVa-Wise is closed on Friday, Feb. 27.


Professors use technology to combat snow days

By Kathy Still


Message from Chancellor Henry


Dear students, faculty and staff,

Vatican astronomer to lecture March 5 in Prior Center

The curator of the Vatican’s meteorite collection in Castel Gandolfo, Rome, will visit The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Marc

Message from Chancellor Henry


Dear Students, Faculty and Staff,

Message from Provost Huguenin

Dear students, faculty and staff,

The severe weather over the past week has resulted in closu

Campus travel message from Chief Shortt

To the campus community,

Our crews are working hard to remove the snow and ice from roads, sidewalks and parking lots on campus. We are asking people to only come to campus if absolutely necessary during this time so our crews can continue the snow removal work without having vehicles in the way. For those who must come to campus, please park at the David J. Prior Convocation Center. We know this is inconvenient, but it will speed up the snow removal process.

Wise County issues state of emergency due to weather

Wise County officials have issued a state of emergency due to several roof collapses, stranded motorists and other weather-related concerns.

Costa to appear on With Good Reason in February

Professor Tom Costa will appear on With Good Reason to discuss his research on advertisements for runaway slaves.

Forgiveness and Affirmation Project begins at UVa-Wise

Jimson Weed accepting submissions for spring 2015 issue

By Dalena Adams

Jimson Weed, UVa-Wise’s bi-annual editorial journal, is now accepting submissions for its spring 2015 edition. All submissions are due by Feb. 16 and can be sent to Damean Mathews at, Gillian Huang-Tiller at or by dropping them off at the Jimson Weed office located on the third floor of the C. Bascom Slemp Student Center or in Zehmer 131.