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November 15, 2013

Professional Networking 101

Know Students or Alumni that need information on how to  grow their professional network? 

Have Students or Alumni looking for a job in thier field but unsure of how to find  good connections?

THEN THIS CAREER BYTES SESSION IS FOR THEM!!!

DATE: Wednesday, November 20th

TIME: 12:15-12:45pm   OR    5:15-5:45pm

LOCATION: Hall Career Center - Thomas Center Room 202

Please preregister to attend with the Hall Career Center with your name, student email, and phone number at 857-7298, careercenter@virginiawestern.edu or by stopping by the Hall Career Center  in Thomas Center 202.

BE A SANTA TO A SENIOR CITIZEN

There are senior citizens in the Roanoke area who are unlikely to receive gifts this Christmas. Virginia Western is participating in the “Be A Santa to a Senior” program. Pick a person, and provide the gifts they have requested. Or donate gift cards or money and we will buy the gifts.

Norma wants: stamps, a Neil Diamond CD and Kroger gift card. She enjoys art and taking photos.

John wants: socks, a jogging suit and pajamas. His favorite color is blue.

William wants: some socks, a stocking hat and some T-shirts.

Gift tags are in Workforce Solutions: Thomas Center, Room 105. If you would like to participate by purchasing gifts or donating money or gift cards, come to Workforce Solutions, Thomas Center, Rm 105 to pick a person. Or contact Dana Asciolla, 7-6675, DAsciolla@virginiawestern.edu or Deb Squire, 7-6296, dsquire@virginiawestern.edu, and we will make sure you get to Brighten a Seniors Holiday.  GIFTS MUST BE PROVIDED BY  2 pm MONDAY DECEMBER 2, 2013.

Thanks for your assistance.

 

Toys for Tots Donations

The Armed Forces Student Association is sponsoring the Toys for Tots donation boxes across campus. Help brighten a child's Christmas today by donating new, unwrapped toys. The donation boxes are in W305, the second  floor of the Fralin Center and in Humanities by the gym. The drive ends on 12/8/13 so take a few minutes to help make this holiday season even better for a child in need.

Campus Food Vendors Holiday Hours

Campus food vendors will be open regular hours on Monday, November 25th then closed November 26th - 29th.

Domino's Pizza will operate regular business hours through December 10th. They will reopen on January 7th, 2014.

Java the Hutt will operate on regular business hours through December 1oth and will be open until 2 p.m. December 11-17. They will close December 18th and reopen on January 7th.

Have students or alumni looking for employment? This upcoming workshop is for THEM!


Did You Know…?

 Workforce Connection can Search for employment for you while you:

SLEEP, ATTEND CLASS, STUDY or ARE OUT OF TOWN

 Learn how to use the Virginia Workforce Connection website and the VEC to help you find a job.

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

2-4:30pm on Campus

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Sign up at the Hall Associates Career Center - Thomas Center 202
OR
Contact us at careercenter@virginiawestern.edu or 857-7298 to request registration