Elizabeth Thompson, Appalachian News-Express http://weku.fm en UPike Students Learn Dangers of Texting While Driving http://weku.fm/post/upike-students-learn-dangers-texting-while-driving <p><a href="http://news-expressky.com/news/article_1d1bf5bc-13ff-11e2-8759-001a4bcf887a.html">Students at the University of Pikeville had the opportunity to learn the dangers of texting and driving on Wednesday. AT&amp;T brought a virtual reality driving simulator to UPike for their “It Can Wait” campaign. virtual reality software. The software simulates various scenarios that those who participate may experience while texting and driving.</a> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:57:44 +0000 Elizabeth Thompson, Appalachian News-Express 34258 at http://weku.fm UPike Students Learn Dangers of Texting While Driving Another Record-Breaker for UPike http://weku.fm/post/another-record-breaker-upike <p><a href="http://news-expressky.com/news/article_542d01f8-ebe2-11e1-a277-0019bb2963f4.html">The University of Pikeville has</a> begun the new school year with record-breaking enrollment numbers. According to Gary Justice, director of admissions, there are 1,246 full-time students enrolled for this semester. Justice said UPike will also have a record number of around 400 students participating in the dual credit program at the university. The program allows students that are enrolled in high school to earn high school credits as well as college credits.</p><p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 17:53:37 +0000 Elizabeth Thompson, Appalachian News-Express 31710 at http://weku.fm Another Record-Breaker for UPike