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Rose promoted to admissions director

Chris Dearth, vice chancellor for enrollment management at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, announced this month that veteran admissions professional Jamie Rose has been promoted to director of admissions. Rose began her…

Madelynn Shell to appear on With Good Reason

UVA Wise faculty member Madelynn Shell will be featured on the upcoming With Good Reason show Feb. 28 - March 5. Finding Classroom Success is the theme of the broadcast. The first year of…

Smiddy’s Closet now open

Rev. Beth Tipton and the Wesley Foundation have helped many UVA Wise students over the years with various needs, but one young…

Ryan Tackett Wardell awarded grant

UVA Wise music faculty member Ryan Tackett Wardell has received a grant of $7,500 from the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation to launch a school outreach program in Fall 2020. 
 With funding from the…

UVA Wise ranks second in percentage of history majors

The Chronicle of Higher Education published data that shows UVA Wise ranks second out of 485 public colleges and universities in the nation in the percentage of undergraduates majoring in history. To compare, UVA…
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UVA Wise adds four new majors this fall

UVA Wise now has four new majors within the College’s Education Department so current students and prospective students have more academic choices…

Chancellor Henry’s State-of-the College address

UVA Wise is laying the groundwork for its path forward in the new higher education landscape, Chancellor Donna P. Henry said at the State of the College address Friday as faculty and staff prepare…