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UVa-Wise to hold chancellor search forums on May 14-15

Alumni and friends of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise are invited to attend one of two forums regarding the search for a chancellor for the University of Virginia’s only branch college.

The forums, hosted by the Chancellor Search Committee, are set for May 14 and May 15 at 6 p.m. in the Chapel of All Faiths on campus.

Those attending are asked to express thoughts on the following two questions:

  • In three to five years, what will the new chancellor need to have accomplished to be viewed as a success?
  • What characteristics are essential for a candidate to be viewed as a match for the culture of UVa-Wise?

Those who are unable to attend are encouraged to send their thoughts and comments to

For additional information, please contact Kathy Still, director of News and Media Relations, at 276-376-1027.