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Virginia is for Amazon Lovers

Governor, Amazon, tour Oxbow Center

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise welcomed Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and a handful of officials from Amazon for a listening tour held at the College’s Oxbow Center on Monday, Oct. 21. The listening session was designed to give Amazon leaders an introduction to Southwest Virginia. The objective was to show that the rural…

Rocovich and Martucci outside science center atrium

Martucci named Rocovich Scholar

Valerie Martucci, a student from the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, recently found a paper she wrote as an elementary student.…
Logan Baker

Baker’s CHR research published

A University of Virginia’s College at Wise senior’s research on Comprehensive Harm Reduction programs has been published in the Journal of Community…
Allison Salyer in White summer dress stands outside Smiddy Hall.

Salyer researched YouTube influencers

Statistics reveal that nearly two billion people use YouTube each month, and one billion videos are viewed each day. YouTube stars have…
Olivia Fast sitting in Smiddy Hall atrium

Students conduct chemotherapeutic research

A UVA Wise senior and a sophomore spent the summer researching whether ruthenium organometallic compounds are a viable alternative to platinum-based chemotherapeutic…
UVAWISE

UVA Wise receives internship program grant funds

RICHMOND — Students at five Virginia colleges and universities will enjoy expanded internships and other work-based learning opportunities in collaboration with Virginia…
Bruce Cahoon

NSF awards UVA Wise grant for centrifuge

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise received nearly $90,000 from the National Science Foundation to purchase a hybrid high/ultra speed centrifuge.…