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Senior Andrew Chapman unveils his winning Summer College strategy

UVa-Wise senior Andrew Chapman is graduating next month with a degree in biology and a minor in physics, and he says Summer College classes made it all happen on time. Chapman reasoned early in his freshmen year that taking general education courses and other liberal arts electives during the two Summer College sessions would be…

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…