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September 19, 2014

Women’s Basketball Team

2014-15 Women's Basketball Team Tryouts

Wednesday, October 1

6:00 - 8:00 PM in Humanities Gymnasium

Students must have at least 12 credits and a valid physical to participate.

Interested students should email Cecil Cox at ccox@virginiawestern.edu.

TED Talk Friday – Sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa

Phi Theta Kappa honors society will be sponsoring this weeks TED talk. Come enjoy a TED talk that touches upon PTK's mission and hear about the many offerings (and projects) they have in store for our campus this semester. Friday at 1pm on the 3rd floor of the Student Life Center (S307)

This week's talk: Ben Klasky- Get Hooked on Nature
As kids now spend more time with entertainment media, they’re getting less and less time outdoors, despite the mental and physical health benefits. Ben Klasky, CEO of IslandWood, a 255-acre outdoor learning center, proposes a free and natural remedy to the physical problems kids face: the Great Outdoors.

More about Phi Theta Kappa


Phi Theta Kappa's mission is to recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students. The organization also provides opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service and fellowship programming.
Please see http://www.virginiawestern.edu/studentlife/honors.php for more information.

Free Movie: A Most Wanted Man

Wednesday October 1: A Most Wanted Man

2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Whitman Theater

Free!

A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror. Starring Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams and Willem Defoe. Run time: 2 hr 2 min. Rated: R.

All faculty, staff, students and their guests are welcome to attend. All movies are free!

Contact Natasha Lee, Student Activities Coordinator, with questions at nlee@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6326

Human Rights Club Meet and Greet

Human Rights Club Meet and Greet:
FREE PIZZA AND DRINKS
The Human Rights Club is sponsoring a meet and greet with free food and drinks on Friday, September 26th from 4pm-6pm in the Natural Science Center behind Chapman Hall. The Human Rights Club would like to provide a safe environment to  anyone on campus (staff and students alike) that shares our mission to bring awareness to issues dealing with discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, culture, etc. We're excited to provide lots of opportunities this semester of which we'll provide via our Facebook page so be sure to like us!
Anyone with questions is free to contact President, Austin Byron Simms at 540-352-2868

September 18, 2014

JDRF Bake Sale – 9/25

The Virginia Western JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes team will be hosting a BAKE SALE on Thursday, September 25th, 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. 3rd floor Student Life Center.

You can help by donating items for sale, working the table and purchasing items.

Donations should be dropped off in Student Activities by Wednesday night. Contact Monica at mcg29263@email.vccs.edu to let her know what items you'll be donating and/or when you can work the table.

Give directly to our JDRF team: http://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR?team_id=159222&pg=team&fr_id=3930

Thank you for your help!

Zumba Fundraiser

Join us on September 26th for Zumba, 3:30-4:30 p.m. and/or 5-6 p.m. in the gymnasium (H100).
5.00 for one class and $8.00 for two classes. Each class lasts for an hour and will be taught by Christine Shell. 
Benjamin M. Corbett
Madison Society

Transfer Fair!

Thinking about transferring?

Come to Virginia Western's Transfer Fair, October 6th-9th, from 10:00am - 2:00pm on the 3rd floor of the new Student Life Center.

Meet with admissions counselors from schools all across Virginia like, Virginia Tech, Radford University, Liberty University, Old Dominion, VCU, George Mason, Roanoke College, Ferrum College, Jefferson College of Health Sciences, Hollins University, and many more!

Come learn about specific programs offered at four-year schools and have your questions about transferring answered by representatives from the schools you are interested in attending.

Contact Steven Chichester in Chapman 105 with any questions.

Free Salsa Dancing Class

Take steps into Salsa Dancing!

The Fitness Center will be offering FREE Salsa Dance classes for all currently enrolled students, faculty & staff!

What:Salsa Dancing!

Where: Fitness Center Studio

When: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm (through October 2nd)

Please be sure to bring your Student ID and wear soft soled shoes. For more information contact the Fitness Center Manager at dvanvierssen@virginiawestern.edu

FITNESS CENTER CLASSES!!

YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE GREAT TO START BUT YOU HAVE TO START TO BE GREAT.  COME AND JOIN THE MANY CLASSES OFFERED AT THE VIRGINIA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE FITNESS CENTER!

www.virginiawestern.edu/studentlife/docs/FitnessGroupScheduleFall2014.pdf

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CALL THE FITNESS CENTER (540-857-6195) OR EMAIL DANI VAN VIERSSEN (dvanvierssen@virginiawestern.edu)

Hungry for a New Job…..Subway is Now Hiring!

Find yourself with plenty of downtime between classes and looking for more to do?

Living too close to the starving college student stereotype? Want to do something to make a change for your finances and stomach both?

Subway, in your new Student Life Center, is now hiring! Ask your cashier for an application and come be part of the team!