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December 12, 2012

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

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

Foundations of AutoDesk Revit (CADD 2151) 6 week course (24 hrs) Class Dates: Mondays 6:00-10:00pm - 1/7/13-2/11/13. Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/revitfoundations.php

Intermediate AutoDesk Revit (CADD 2152) 8 week course (30 hrs) Class Dates: Mondays 6:00-10:00pm - 2/25/13-4/15/13. Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu http://www.virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/intrevitarch.php

iPad for Business Workshop (held at VWCC Main Campus in Fishburn Hall F002)–January 10, 2013 (9:00am-11:00am) Limited Seating - Advanced Registration Required - To register: http://events.vastartup.org/events/843 For more details: Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

Project Management Refresher Course (BUSC 2510) Class is designed for the students who have already completed the PMP Exam Prep class and wish to review the body of knowledge prior to testing. For more details: Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

Project Management Exam Prep Course (BUSC 2507) This course is designed to introduce students to the concepts of project management as defined within PMI.org, the accreditation body for project management. http://www.virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/pmpcert.php For more details: Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

QuickBooks for Business (ACC 295) - This in-depth workshop will help you succeed! - Tips and tricks 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: Friday evenings 5:30pm – 10:00pm – January 18, 25 and February 1, 2013 (Be sure to register early)http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/quickbooks.php  Contact: Paulette Parkhill 540-857-6514 pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

MS Office Skills – The Next Level (ITEC 2348) – Held at the Franklin Center Learning key tips and tricks can greatly improve your efficiency and productivity. Numerous shortcuts, WORD 2010 ribbon basics, quick access toolbar, pictures, adding borders and shading paragraphs, mail merge the easy way. EXCEL 2010 ribbon basics, quick access toolbar, removing duplicates in lists, formulas and filters. Class Dates: Thursday evenings 6:00pm – 9:00pm – January 24 – January31, 2013 (Be sure to register early)Contact Paulette Parkhill (540) 857-6514 pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

SAT Test Prep Course - Building Skills for Better Scores (EDUC 2150) 6 Week Classes meet on: Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Spring Session Dates: Option 1: 1/28/13 - 3/8/13 and Option 2: 3/12/13 - 5/3/13 For more details: Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

1st day to charge books with financial aid is January 3rd

Spring Tuition Payment

Spring 2013 Tuition Payment Plan – Sign Up TODAY! Payment plans may be set up through January 13th.

Nelnet Payment Plan - For a non-refundable fee of $25.00, Nelnet allows monthly, interest-free tuition payments. The earlier students enroll the more payment options they may have. The payment plan for Spring 2013 will begin on November 12, 2012 and may be set up through January 13th.

Payment plan sign-up instructions and deadlines will be posted on the Student Bulletin, Facebook, Twitter, www.virginiawestern.edu and on the VWtvs located across campus.

Step by step directions on how to enroll in a payment plan are available at http://www.virginiawestern.edu/studenthelp/student/tuitionpaymentplan.php

Women’s Basketball Team Interest

Students interested in playing Women's Basketball in the Spring semester please email tbasham@virginiawestern.edu

SACS/QEP UPDATE

Do you want to know how we are progressing on our SACS reaffirmation? Would you like to get an overview of our preliminary implementation plan for our Advising Teamwork Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) and provide feedback?
 
Come to the Natural Science Center at noon on Wednesday, 12/12/2012. This session is open to all faculty, staff, and students. We welcome your thoughts about the QEP and the next steps in the process.

Thanks from the Men’s Basketball Team!

Virginia Westeren Men's Basketball team would like to say Thank You to all the faculty, staff & students who came out to support us on Saturday. Your energy and enthusiasim helped the Blue Stars to a 86 - 57 win over Virginia Highlands. The Blue Stars look forward to seeing you at the next home game on January 12th @ 3pm.

Thanks - Coach Ray Bare