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April 10, 2013

Library Extended Saturday Hours

Everybody S – T – R – E – T – C – H

Looking for a quiet place to do research, to study, and to prepare for final exams?  Come to Brown Library’s main floor on Saturdays.  We are S – T – R – E – T – C – H – I – N – G  our Saturday hours in April and closing at 4:00 instead of 1:00.  Library staff members are glad to serve you and provide a comfortable environment for your academic activities.  Let the library help you along your road to success.

Library Hours:

  • Monday through Thursday, 8am to 8pm
  • Friday, 8am to 5pm
  • Saturdays in April, 9am to 4pm

 P.S. It’s almost here --- National Library Week, April 14 -20.  More info to come.

 

It’s Time to Play Ball!

Cheer on the Salem Red Sox on April 27th at 6 p.m. as they take on the Lynchburg Hillcats. Come early and watch Dr. Sandel throw out the first pitch. Employees and students get in free with a current Virginia Western ID.

Navigate: Get THERE through Team Advising

Do you know that this is the title of our Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP)?  Do you want to know the details of this proposed plan?  Do you want to be involved with this project next year?

Come find out more information at the following sessions which are open to all faculty, staff, and students.  Refreshments will be provided.

  • Monday, April 8 12-1 pm in W308
  • Thursday, April 11 2-3 pm in W310

If you have questions, comments, or concerns about Navigate: Get THERE through Team Advising, please contact Kristel Clark, QEP Coordinator, at kclark@virginiawestern.edu or 540-857-6218.

Watch the Salem Red Sox for FREE!

Cheer on the Salem Red Sox on April 27th at 6 p.m. as they take on the Lynchburg Hillcats. Come early and watch Dr. Sandel throw out the first pitch. Employees and students get in free with a current Virginia Western ID.

2013 Employee Benefits and Health Fair – Today!

2013 Employee Benefits and Health Fair

April 10, 2013

10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Human Resources/Workforce Training Room

 

Free snacks and drinks – free onsite screenings – free chair massages and more!

 

Free height, weight, BMI and blood pressure check through Lewis Gale.

No appointment required.  Open to all employees! 

Come play Carilion’s interactive prize wheel!

Free chair massages are being provided by Daniel’s Institute of Massage and the Healing Arts! No appointment necessary.

Vendors will be on site to provide professional expertise to meet your every need!

Plus free snacks! Compliments of National Food and Snacks!

CommonHealth will be offering a “Think FAST about Stroke” learning station where you will find information on stroke prevention and early warning signs.

The 2013 Employee Benefits and Health Fair you won’t want to miss…mark your calendar today!

 

 

 

Workforce Development

Workforce Development http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/index.php

Project Management Exam Prep Course (BUSC 2507) 4/11/13 - 06/13/13 - 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM This course is designed to introduce students to the concepts of project management as defined within PMI.org, the accreditation body for project management. Instructor Darryl Agee. http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/programs/pmp.php Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

VWCC KIDS College (summer camps) Early registraton $avings!! Follow link for more details: http://virginiawestern.edu/summercamps/index.html Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

Silver Linings Playbook

Get a second chance to see Silver Linings Playbook - an Oscar nominated film!

Popcorn available before the show! Admission is FREE for everyone!

Silver Linings Playbook

After a stay in a psychiatric hospital, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.

Wednesday, April 17

2 PM

Whitman Theater

For more information, contact Student Activities Coordinator Natasha Lee at nlee@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6326.

2013 Employee Survey

The 2013 Employee Survey will be open for your feedback until Friday, April 12th. Please take this opportunity to provide your input on all aspects of the college at the following link:  http://survey.vccs.edu/wsb.dll/s/41gf08

Your opinions matter! Concerns expressed in previous Employee Surveys have been addressed through such items as:
- changes in our governance structure
- strengthened oversight of dual enrollment courses
- improved parking lot safety
- increased food options

Help our college continue to meet the needs of both employees and students by providing your input.  If you have any questions about this anonymous survey, please contact the IEO at ie@virginiawestern.edu.