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325 named to spring 2015 Dean’s List

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has announced its spring 2015 Dean’s List. The 325 students named to the Dean’s List earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale with no grades below “C” and were enrolled in at least 12 credit hours. UVa-Wise, the only branch campus of the University of Virginia, offers Virginia’s only undergraduate degree in software engineering, among other degrees and professional programs in the liberal arts tradition of Thomas Jefferson. Students named to the Dean’s List for the 2015 spring semester include: VIRGINIA Abingdon Brittni Lauren Altmann Michael Cooper…

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UVa-Wise awards 307 degrees

The 307 members of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Class of 2015 were urged Saturday by University of Virginia Provost…

UVa-Wise inducts honor society members

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has inducted students into its honor societies for the 2014-2015 academic year.  The following is a list of the honor societies and the new members:   Alpha…
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Making a tough situation better

Morgan Goodbrod and Ashley Hooven found themselves in a difficult situation last year when their college — Virginia Intermont — shuttered its…
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Roa realizes nursing degree dream

Luis Roa decided to get a degree in nursing when the Puerto Rico native arrived at UVa-Wise seven years ago to play…
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A new beginning

Commencement often seems so long away for students who spend four years working toward a college degree, but for 31-year-old Benjamin Butler,…
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A family tradition

A high percentage of UVa-Wise graduates are first generation college students, but Briana Jamison is an exception. Jamison, a member of the…

Darden Society inducts new members

Thirty-eight UVa-Wise students were inducted into the Darden Society, the College’s oldest honor society, on Thursday, April 30. The society is named for Colgate W. Darden, president of the University of Virginia when the…
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A family man

Troy Adam Boring will have a special person in the audience on May 9 when he walks across the stage during Commencement…