VHCC and UVa-Wise transferred agreement signing

UVa-Wise, VHCC sign Reverse Transfer Agreement

A reverse transfer agreement that makes it easier for students to complete an associate’s degree after enrolling in a four-year program was signed Wednesday by officials from The University of Virginia’s College at Wise and Virginia Highlands Community College. The agreement is designed to recognize the accomplishments of transfer students and provide them with a…

UVa-Wise announces 2016 Dean’s List

VIRGINIA Abingdon Jessica Lauren Barrett Joshua Wayne Blackburn Lauren Leigh Bonney Alexandria Natalie Gayle Battaglia Madison Paige Callis Rachel E Wicks Altavista Donavan James Montague Appalachia Gabriel Lee Dillon Kelcie Jordan Freeman Kody Hunter…

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,…

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

UVa-Wise student surveys water treatment and health

Biology major Ran Tao could not locate statistics documenting the relationship between drinking water sources and gastrointestinal disease in the region, so she did her own study as part of undergraduate research. “I have…

Modified course schedule for UVa-Wise classes

UVa-Wise will utilize a modified schedule for the month of April (March 30-May1.) This schedule will add back lost class sessions due to inclement weather closure. Please view the images below or the .pdf…

Nursing program gets boost from LPH Community Fund

NORTON, Va. – The Lonesome Pine Hospital Community Fund continues to enhance health care quality in Southwest Virginia by making additional contributions to support the nursing programs at local colleges and Wellmont Health System…