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September 19, 2012

VA Regional Office Hiring – Immediate Openings

 The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Regional Office in Roanoke is accepting applications from Veterans for the position of Veterans Service Representative (VSR). We are anticipating filling up to 12 vacancies by September 30th, 2012.  You must be able to report prior to September 30th, however, we will work with you and your employers to give proper notice. Contact me asap at either kevin.reynolds@va.gov or at 540-597-1127.  You will need a resume, DD-214 and SF-15 with a VA Disability letter if eligible.You will also need a copy of your transcript which can be faxed to 540-597-1786. Applicants can contact Kevin Reynolds by e-mail if there are any questions.

Trivia Show – Win Prizes!

 Think Fast!

Compete in teams and win cash prizes at a pop culture trivia game show!

NEXT WEEK - Wednesday, September 26

12:15 p.m.

Cafeteria (Outside Domino’s and Java the Hut)

Contact Student Activities with questions at nlee@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6326

 

Virginia Employment Commission Workshop

The VEC is holding a workshop here on campus on Thursday, October 11 from 2-4. During this workshop you will learn how to job search, receive career information, learn about great training opportunities, and learn how to use the VEC website.

SIGN UP TODAY in the Hall Career Center, located in the Thomas Center, 2nd Floor

*Hall Career Center Passport Event*

2012 Heart Walk

Are you interested in joining a Virginia Western Team for the 2012 American Heart Association Heart Walk?  Contact Natasha Lee, Student Activities Coordinator, to sign up at nlee@virginiawestern.edu or 540-857-6326.

The 2012 Heart Walk will take place on November 3 at Green Hill Park. The team will participate in the heart walk and help raise money for the local American Heart Association.

WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

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

Emergency Preparedness Be prepared when the power goes out - Take practical steps to keep you and your family safe - Create an emergency supply kit - HLTH 2578 http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/documents/BePreparedWorkshop2012.pdf

Better Business Management with QuickBooks Classes - ACC 295 - Advanced QuickBooks - This in-depth workshop will help you succeed! - Tricks and tips for using QuickBooks to manage your accounting records, freeing up time for you to grow your business. Are you a small business owner who would like to learn computerized accounting? Have you been using QuickBooks and would like to learn how to use it better? - Class Dates: Thursday evenings 5:30pm – 10:00pm – September 27th – October 11th http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/quickbooks.php

Project Management Professional Certification This 10-week course is designed to prepare students for the PMP Certification exam. It reviews the concepts of Project Management as defined by the Project Management Institute, the accrediting body for project management. It will also fulfill the requirement for 35 contact hours of project management education for individuals seeking PMP. – BUSC 2507 -Class Dates 10/04/12 – 12/13/12 http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/pmpcert.php