The University of Virginia's College at Wise is holding a two-week celebration of Chancellor Donna Price Henry's inauguration.
The events kick off Monday with the college's annual celebration of Thomas Jefferson's nirthday. Other activities include an interfaith reflections event, a lecture by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Steven Greenblatt and a day of community service.
Henry will be formally inaugurated on April 22. She has served as chancellor since January 2013.
College spokeswoman Kathy Still tells The Bristol Herald Courier that college officials wanted to have a variety of events leading up to the inauguration so the entire campus could come together.
She says members of the U.Va. Board of Visitors, U.Va.-Wise's College Board, UVa. President Teresa Sullivan and representatives from different student groups will participate in the inauguration ceremony.