UVA Wise, Appalachian School of Law sign 3-plus-3 program

UVA Wise and Appalachian School of Law are pleased to announce that they have recently entered into a collaborative initiative, known as a 3-plus-3 program.

Family, friends establish Rachael Erinn White-Hollo Memorial Scholarship at UVA Wise

Family and friends of the late Rachael Erinn White-Hollo have established a scholarship in her memory at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise.

UVA Wise students have three new tools to prepare for careers

The Office of Career Discovery and Planning at UVA Wise has partnered with the UVA Career Center to give students access to several of UVA’s career development platforms.

Election Taskforce reports success

Leaders of the UVA Wise Election Taskforce worked from early spring to prepare the College for the 2020 election by ensuring policies were in place to protect free speech, to encourage campus participation in the election, and to boost civic engagement.

Jack Tales opening on Nov. 14 in UVA Wise Gilliam Center for the Arts Courtyard

The UVA Wise Theater Department’s current production, Jack Tales, opens on Nov. 14 in the Gilliam Center for the Arts Courtyard.

UVA Wise, Shell awarded CHRS grant

Mike Shell, associate professor of biology at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, has been awarded a grant from the Commonwealth Health Research Board.

Proulex, Meade have study published

Seniors M. Jerryd Meade and Grayson Proulex have had a study published in the Journal of Phycology.

Constitutional Day Jeopardy Event

Since this year the College has been faced with challenges related to COVID-19, Brian McKnight and Heather Evans hosted UVA Wise’s first Constitution Day Jeopardy Event last month on Zoom.

Twinleaf Society named UVA Wise’s 2020 Volunteer of the Year

The Twinleaf Society is the 2020 Volunteer of the Year for the extraordinary service the society’s retired faculty and staff have given the University of Virginia’s College at Wise over the years.

Williams family is 2020 Benefactor of the Year

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise honored Dr. Allan T. Williams, Ann Marie Fischer Williams, and Zachary A. Williams as the 2020 Benefactor of the Year for establishing a generous scholarship to help students in need.

Launching an Initiative on Service Learning During COVID-19

Professor Heather Evans and Professor Christa Moore have decided to move ahead with plans for a community engagement initiative, even though the COVID-19 pandemic slowed their plans.