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UVa-Wise to honor inaugural 1991 football team Saturday

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise will recognize the members of the College’s first football team on Saturday, Sept. 5, when the Cavaliers play Tusculum at Carl Smith Stadium.   Tusculum was the opponent when the 63 members of the inaugural team played its first game in UVa-Wise history.   The public is invited to attend the game as UVa-Wise celebrates its 25th season of football. UVa-Wise will also celebrate its first football game as a full member of NCAA Division II.   The game begins at 7 p.m., and members of the 1991 team will be recognized on Beaty-Richmond…

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Nussbaum to lecture at UVa-Wise Sept. 17

Martha Nussbaum, an American philosopher and the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, will…
Chancellor Donna P. Henry

Chancellor Henry pledges economic focus

In her State of the College address, Chancellor Donna P. Henry announced Tuesday that Southwest Virginia’s future will be the focal point…

Convocation and Activities Fair Venue Change

Message from Provost Huguenin Dear friends, As we plan for tomorrow’s Convocation, based on the likelihood of rain, we have made the following determinations: All August 18 Fall Convocation activities will move to the…

Recent grad chronicles shipwreck heroes

Jessica Miller, a 2015 graduate of UVa-Wise, is researching a 128-year-old shipwreck that took the lives of five U.S. Life-Saving Service surfmen as they made an unsuccessful but heroic attempt to rescue the German…

Compliance Office to launch online reporting system

The UVa-Wise Office of Compliance and Conduct is launching an online reporting system, called “Be Wise, Report It,” for incidents of sexual or gender-based violence. “The system, which will go live on August 7,…