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President Ryan welcomes College at Wise students to the larger UVA family

University of Virginia President James Ryan spent his fourteenth day on the job visiting the University of Virginia’s College at Wise Tuesday as students, faculty and staff celebrated the beginning of the new academic year. Ryan, speaking at Fall Convocation in the David J. Prior Convocation Center, offered advice to the UVa-Wise Class of 2022,…

Memorial for Stan Willis set for Nov. 5

A memorial service for Stanley Willis, one of the College's original history department faculty, will be held at the David J. Prior Convocation Center at UVa-Wise on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2 p.m.…

Chancellor Henry statement on Charlottesville events

Dear Campus Community, The terrible events that took place in Charlottesville this weekend are heartbreaking and intolerable. We at UVa-Wise stand with the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, and all of Virginia in denouncing the…

ProArt wins Dominion award

The ProArt Association, based on the UVa-Wise campus, is one of five nonprofit organizations from Virginia to receive a $10,000 Shining Star ArtStars Award. Dominion Resources recognized ProArt for its WiseJAMS program. WiseJAMS provides…

UVa-Wise has $84 million economic impact

An economic impact study reveals that the University of Virginia’s College at Wise pumped $84 million into Virginia’s economy and had a strong $64 million overall economic impact on the seven coalfield counties and…

UVa-Wise December Recognition of Graduates streaming video link

The University of Virginia's College at Wise Recognition of December Graduates streaming video link can be accessed at Friday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. at https://portal.stretchinternet.com/uvawise/portal.htm?eventId=333583&streamType=video.

Student Theater Festival set for Dec. 5-6

Theater students at UVa-Wise are celebrating the arts on campus with a weekend of events in the Gilliam Center for the Arts. The Student Theater Festival, a fundraiser to help students attend the Southeastern…

Clarinet Masterclass at UVa-Wise set for Oct 3

A noted clarinet artist, instructor, and clinician is the featured instructor for a clarinet masterclass at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, scheduled for Monday, Oct. 3. James Tobin, an instructor of clarinet…