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McCulough named Tipton Scholarship recipient

Jonathan McCulough is the 2015 recipient of the David Tipton Memorial Scholarship Fund at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise. McCulough, who is majoring in music education, is the son of Theron and Melissa McCullough. He lives in Scott County, Virginia. The scholarship was established in honor of David Tipton, who served as a…

Bluegrass concert to benefit Wise County Food Bank

UVa-Wise student Casey Page, a member of the College’s bluegrass band, has helped launch a project to raise money for the Wise County Food Bank after it was destroyed last month by heavy snow.…

Murray Civil War lecture to air on C-Span April 11

UVa-Wise Professor Jennifer Murray’s lecture on “The Culture of Civil War Commemorations” will on the April 11 at 8 p.m.broadcast of C-Span’s Lectures in History Series. Murray’s lecture will explore the indelible imprint of…

Professor Scalia work in Wall Street Journal

UVa-Wise Professor Christopher Scalia has written an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal on the value of liberal arts education. In the piece, Scalia asks conservatives to stop bashing the liberal arts. http://www.wsj.com/articles/christopher-scalia-conservatives-please-stop-trashing-the-liberal-arts-1427494073?ref=%2Fnews-opinion-commentary

Annual spring concert set for March 30

The UVa-Wise Bands will present the annual spring concert on Monday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the David J. Prior Convocation Center. The concert will feature the College’s Wind Ensemble and the Highland…

Students hold candlelight ceremony for Taylor Read

UVa-Wise students gathered by the lake Tuesday evening for a candlelight service in memory of senior Taylor Read, who passed away on March 7. Read, a business administration major, was described as an avid…