"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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 276-376-4368.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Student Government Association is currently accepting Junior Senator applications. To apply, candidates must be full-time students in good standing with a minimum 2.0 GPA. If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to SGA President Shannon Walker via email (email@example.com) by 5 pm on September 3rd.
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.
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 email@example.com or 276-376-4514.
Join The Landing by Mt. Olive Collegiate Ministries for their weekly meeting at 7 pm in the Private Dining Room in Smith Dining Commons. For more information, contact Advisor Brett Lawson (firstname.lastname@example.org) or visit www.mountolivechurch.net.
The UVa-Wise club, Spirit Haven, invites you to its weekly meeting at 6 pm each Monday in the Wyllie Library Conference Room. For more information, contact Ahdel Best at email@example.com.
Survive the course in this Disc Golf Tournament around campus. The tournament will begin at 6 pm on the McCraray Lawn. For more information, contact Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Outdoor Recreation will be taking a White Water Rafting Trip on September 6. The deadline to register for this trip is today at 5 pm! See Mark Collins (3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center)to register. For more information about the program, contact Mark Collins at 276-376-4651 or email@example.com or stop by the office on the 3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center.
Student Activities Board meets every Monday at 5 pm on the 5th floor of the Slemp Student Center in the Rhododendron Room. Come out and participate! For more information, contact Mikaela Logan at 276-376-3430 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Student Government Association will meet with club/organization presidents and advisors today at 1 pm in the Dogwood Room and 5 pm in the Rhododendron Room. The Dogwood Room and the Rhododendron Room are both located on the 5th floor of the Slemp Student Center. For more information, contact Mikaela Logan (276-376-3430).
The Panhellenic Council will meet each Monday at 1 pm in the Honor Court Conference Room on the 3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center. For more information, contact Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or email@example.com.