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Sep 29, 2014 - IM/SDAB/OREC/SAB Survive @ Wise: Zombie 5k Trail Run Registration

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 8:00pm
Registration for the Survive @ Wise: Zombie 5K Trail Run will be from September 1 - October 24. This event is co-sponsored by the Intramural Department, the Student Development Advisory Board, the Outdoor Recreation Department, and the Student Activities Board. Registration forms are available online (http://www.uvawise.edu/studentactivities/files/studentactivities/zombie%20run%202014%20REVISED.pdf) and on the 3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center. For more information, contact Sarah Smith at scs6p@uvawise.edu or 276-376-4514.
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Sep 28, 2014 - IM 'Air It Out' Field Goal Challenge

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 4:00pm
Intramural 'Air It Out' Field Goal Challenge will be held at the Carl Smith Stadium from 4 to 6 pm. For more information, contact Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or nsm7j@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 28, 2014 - CCM Mass

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 4:00pm
The Catholic Campus Ministry invites you to Mass each Sunday at 4 pm in the Chapel of All Faiths. For more information, contact Rev. Brad Mathisen at 330-554-7687 or bmathisen@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 27, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:30am
Gail Ivy Berlin, Indiana University-Pennsylvania “Cordelia and Leir: Medicine and Comfort in Lawman's Brut.” Elizabeth J. Bryan, Brown University “Picturing Saints in British History” Kathleen Curtin, Concordia University Chicago “Catholic Life-Writing in Early Modern England: St. Augustine, Teresa of Avila, and Toby Mathew” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 27, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:30am
Astrid Giugni, Duke University “‘Una republica tumultuaria’: Prudence and Tumults in Machiavelli’s Discourses on Livy” Jennifer Heller, Lenoir-Rhyne University “A Body Mutilated, a Doublet Decayed, a Castle in Woeful Ruins: Approaches to ‘Imperfect History’” John Mark Adrian, University of Virginia's College at Wise “Pageantry and Topographical Performance in Queen Elizabeth’s 1573 Visit to Sandwich” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 27, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:00am
Emma Briscoe, Virginia Tech University “‘A rich mantle of white ermine’: The Evolution of Eroticism, Violence, and Female Empowerment in Marie de France’s Lanval” Wendell Frye, Hartwick College “The Authorship of Das Nibelungenlied” Kenneth Tiller, University of Virginia's College at Wise “The ‘Priamus and Gawain’ Episode as Ars Legendi for the Allliterative Morte Arthure” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 27, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:00am
Abigail L. Montgomery, Blue Ridge Community College “The Resurrection of the Son: Twelfth Night as Hamnet Shakespeare’s Fictional Afterlife” Benita Huffman Muth, Middle Georgia State College “The King’s Protean Role in All’s Well That Ends Well” Kevin Roberts, Johns Hopkins University “‘Eros, Thou Yet Behold’st Me?’: Memories, Loves, and Loyalties in Antony and Cleopatra” approved for cultural activity
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Sep 27, 2014 - OREC Scarowinds Trip

UVa-Wise Calendar - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:00am
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED! Outdoor Recreation will be taking students on a trip to Scarowinds today. For more information about the program, contact Mark Collins at 276-376-4651 or mjc6s@uvawise.edu or stop by the office on the 3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center.
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Partisan Rangers Act had unintended consequences, Civil War expert contends

UVa-Wise News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 5:24pm

 By Kathy Still

The Confederate Congress approved the 1862 Partisan Rangers Act with the intention to ease the way for more southern men to join the Confederacy’s Civil War efforts, but it quickly got out of control and created many unintended consequences, said Barton A. Myers, a history professor at Washington & Lee University.

 

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UVa-Wise, Micronics awarded $2 million Tobacco Commission grant

UVa-Wise News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 5:23pm

 

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise and Micronic Technologies were awarded a $2 million grant from the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission.

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