Library Director Wins Faculty Award

Congratulations to our very own Lynn Hurt, Interim Learning Resources Director, for winning the J. Andrew Archer Outstanding Faculty Award for 2009!

This honor is awarded annually at the Employee Recognition ceremony to acknowledge excellence in teaching and administration. These awards rotate among the academic divisions and counseling and the library. Recipients are selected by their peers.… Read the rest

Get to Know Your Library Staff, Part II

Kalyca Schultz, Library Assistant

Originally from Wisconsin, I moved to the Roanoke Valley to attend college——and never left! I’ve lived here for over ten years now and have come to love our Star City’s mountainous beauty, small town feel, and many cultural offerings.

I graduated from Hollins University in 2001 with a BA in English & … Read the rest

Library Staff Cleans Up at Holiday Luncheon

Four members of the Brown Library staff won prizes at VWCC’s annual holiday luncheon for employees. Edgar Anderson and Lynn Hurt won gift certificates to Chick-Fil-A and Java the Hutt, and Laura Milliman and Kalyca Schultz each won a lovely fir swag centerpiece, courtesy of the Floral Design students in Professor Hendrickson’s class. Good food and fun … Read the rest

Library Director to Retire

“Please join me in congratulating David Hillman on his 36 years of service to Virginia Western as Learning Resources Center Director, and on his upcoming retirement at the end of December. David came to VWCC in 1972 as a Catalog Librarian, and in 1974 became Coordinator of Library Services, reporting to Roger Wilson, the Director of Learning … Read the rest

Happy Halloween!

A chill is in the air. The leaves are dressed in orange and gold. As we turn our clocks back and gain an hour, what better way to spend your extra time than to read?

The Brown Library staff encourages you to settle into the season by curling up with a good book. Here are some suggestions Read the rest