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Author Hatfield and filmmaker Wright headline Coffee Night

Author Sharon Hatfield and filmmaker/musician Jack Wright are the featured writers for Coffee Night, a reading and performing event at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise. Coffee Night, sponsored by the Department of Language and Literature, Department of Communication Studies, and the Jimson Weed literary journal, is dedicated to the poetry and prose on…

Highland Cavalier Club to Host ‘Meet and Eat’

Get the chance to meet and learn more about the UVa-Wise coaches as the Highland Cavalier Club hosts “Meet and Eat” with the Coaches on Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hotel Norton. The athletics fundraiser,…

VBHEC launches Growth4VA campaign

The Virginia Business Higher Education Council (VBHEC) today announced the launch of Growth4VA, a campaign to promote reform and reinvestment in Virginia’s nationally acclaimed higher education system.  The campaign’s purpose:  to help grow the…

Final Virginia gubernatorial debate set for UVa-Wise campus

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, the Southwestern Virginia Technology Council and the University of Virginia’s Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy are co-hosting the last of three televised gubernatorial debates between…

Funtasia begins on Sept. 30

Do your children ever talk about meeting their favorite book characters?  Make that wish come true at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Saturday, Sept. 30, at Funtasia. The event, for children 12…
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Girls’ Day in STEM-H

An astrophysicist from the University of Virginia told 550 middle school girls Monday to ignore the voices of self doubt in their…

Homecoming 2017 festivities planned

UVa-Wise will welcome its alumni and friends on campus as it hosts Homecoming 2017 “The Legacy Lives” on Sept. 22-24, at various locations. The festivities for student groups take place all week as various…

Growth and Diversification Plan approved by GO Virginia Region One

The GO Virginia Region One Council unanimously approved the region's Growth and Diversification Plan at its Sept. 7 meeting in Wytheville. The plan targets industry sectors which yield higher-paying jobs. These include Advanced Manufacturing,…