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First MEC basketball set for Saturday

by Darrell-Dingus Ely

Fans attending Saturday's game will not only see the first Mountain East Conference game in school history, they will also receive a free t-shirt and "Cavalier Cookies." A tradition that started this fall with the first MEC home contest in each sport will continue throughout the academic year as the athletic department celebrates the inaugural MEC season.

Additionally, any time the Cavaliers score 90 or more points in a home game this season, everyone in attendance will receive a free biscuit from Uncle Freds Gas Grub 'N Suds the following morning.

UVa-Wise Student Support Services marks 40th anniversary with success stories

Vice-President Joe Biden, Stephanie Toliver Osborne and Jill Biden
Vice-President Joe Biden,

Whitehurst says entrepreneurship more important than ever

 

Bruce Whitehurst, president of the Virginia Bankers Association, said entrepreneurship is a fundamental part of the United States and must be talked about, studied and supported as much as possible.

 

UVa-Wise Joins U.Va. Entrepreneurship Cup to Compete for $40,000 on Friday


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Handbell choir, bluegrass and percussion concert set for Nov. 19

The UVa-Wise Handbell Choir, Guitar Ensemble, Bluegrass Band, and Percussion Ensemble will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. Tue., Nov. 19, in Cantrell Banquet Hall. 

The concert is free and open to the public.  This is a cultural activity credit event. 

UVa-Wise hosts Avant-Garde Day

Avant-Garde Day

Students from nine regional high schools participated in Avant-Garde Day at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise. Avant-Garde Day is an annual event that promotes the arts and their importance in culture.

The 177 students attending chose from hands-on sessions in art, music and theater.

UVa-Wise String Ensemble to perform Nov. 21

 

A chamber music concert featuring the UVa-Wise String Ensemble will be held on Thursday, Nov.  21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel of All Faiths. The event is free and open to the public.

 

Rose presents at Virginia Counselors Association convention

Rachel Rose
Rachel Rose

Rachel Rose, director of the Center for Student Development at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, recently presented at the Virginia Counselors Association convention in Hot Springs, Va.

SGA sets Commuter Appreciation Week

 

The UVa-Wise Student Government Association wants commuters to feel as much a part of campus life as residential students, so the organization has declared November 11 as Commuter Appreciation Week.

UVa-Wise ROTC program gets closure reprieve