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April 18, 2013

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Win!

Library Tip of the Day

Did you know you can checkout iPads, laptops, and handheld GPS units? We love technology here at the library! For more information on all the cool tech we have available, check out this blog post.

National Library Week Events:

  • Reading Flash Mob: Bring a book, comics, magazines, graphic novel and READ. Front steps of library, 11:15am on the dot, Friday, April 19th.
  • Word of the Week: Stop by the library to find out our mystery word. Create your own fun definition and enter to win a B&N gift card! (One student winner, one faculty/staff winner.)
  • Library Find-a-Word
  • Snapshot VA
  • Library Survey: Turn in a completed survey and enter for a chance to win $25!

We’ll also have a table at Spring Fling on Friday, April 19th—see you there!

Spring Fling – Fun, Food and Music! Juried Art Show on Bridge!

Virginia Western’s Spring Fling 2013!

Relax and enjoy Virginia Western's Annual Spring Event!

TOMORROW, April 19
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Court of Four Seasons (in front of Brown Library)
Everything is Free!

Activities
Make Your Own License Plates
Wax Hands
Spin Art Frisbees
Zumba Demo at 11:30 am Live Music!

Picnic Lunch and Homestead Creamery Ice Cream

Student Organizations & Campus Departments

Businesses/Community Organizations Special giveaways and promotions for students!

Spring Fling Art Show
Juried Student Art Show on the Pedestrian Bridge from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Opportunity to win cash prizes! Pick up an entry form in the Art Gallery or from H213E!

For more information - contact Natasha Lee, Student Activities Coordinator at 857-6326 or nlee@virginiawestern.edu.

Fore more information about the Art Show - contact Sue Thomas at 857-6070 or sthomas@virginiawestern.edu.

 

Graduation Thank You Video

Do you want to tell your family and friends THANK YOU for their help and support during your journey to graduation? Participate in the Graduation Thank You Video that will be shown at the Salem Civic Center before and after Commencement on May 1oth.

Your opportunities to participate are:

  • Wednesday, April 10th - 4-5:30 p.m. in Webber Hall room 307
  • Friday, April 19th - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. during Spring Fling, Fishburn Hall, President's Conference Room on the first floor
  • Wednesday, April 24th 11 a.m to 1 p.m. during Cap & Gown Pick Up, Natural Science Center deck

Questions? Contact Tara Nepper at tnepper@virginiawestern.edu

Want to win a GPS or other prizes?

If so, stop by the Navigate: Get There Through Team Advising table at Spring Fling on Friday, April 19, 2013, from 11 am – 2 pm.  Answer several quick questions about advising and enter a drawing for a chance to win prizes, including gift cards and the grand prize, a GPS.

 For more details about the Navigate project, please follow this link  http://www.virginiawestern.edu/about/ie/documents/NavigateOverview.pdf .

 If you have questions, comments, or concerns about Navigate: Get THERE through Team Advising, please contact Ms. Kristel Clark, QEP Coordinator, at kclark@virginiawestern.edu or 540-857-6218

Fall Scholarship Deadline May 17

DON’T LET ANYTHING STAND IN THE WAY…
…between you and your dreams of a college education
 
Scholarships Available Apply by May 17
The Virginia Western Educational Foundation has over $150,000 in scholarship funds available—based on academic excellence, financial need and specific programs—to help you reach your educational goals.  You don’t have to qualify for financial aid to receive Educational Foundation scholarships.
 
Deadline: 4:00 p.m., May 17, 2013
 
Requirements: Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0, high school graduate or have a GED, and be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credits at Virginia Western in Fall 2012.
Apply Online: www.virginiawestern.edu/foundation/scholarship
 
Many scholarships have additional requirements, so it is important to read each scholarship description carefully when applying.