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October 22, 2013

Fall Graduation Reminder

The deadline for applying for fall graduation is October 31, 2013.  If you have not already done so, be sure to see your faculty advisor and complete your application before the deadline.  We look forward to helping you fulfill your graduation requirements.



Lorraine (Lorry) Conklin

Registrar, C111

Virginia Western Community College

(540) 857-6690

Fax: (540) 857-6102



Thinking about transferring to UVA?

Representatives from the University of Virginia will be on Virginia Western's campus on October 29th.  They will be holding two information sessions in the Natural Science Building at 11am and 1pm.  Students interested in attending the University of Virginia are encouraged to attend.  No sign-up necessary, but if you have questions about the event you should contact Steven Chichester in Chapman 105.

Free Movie Tuesday, 2pm: Persepolis

Don't miss the Bridging Cultures Film Series!

  • 10/22, 2pm, Whitman TheaterPersepolis (2007)
    • Poignant coming-of-age story of a precocious and outspoken young Iranian girl that begins during the Islamic Revolution.
  • 11/5, 2pm, Whitman TheaterKoran by Heart: Once Chance to Remember (2011)
    • Captures the drama of the annual International Holy Koran Competition, following three extraordinary ten year olds who have dedicated their lives to honoring their families, countries, and culture through memorization of the religious text.

These films are part of the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys award granted to Brown Library by the NEH. They are available to be checked out on a reserve basis from the Circulation desk on the top floor of the library.

Wanting to Get a Head Start on Your New Career???

Come to

Preparation for Employment Day

 Friday, November 1st

11:00 – 2:00 pm

Learn valuable information from local employers on important topics and get their feedback on your resume and interviewing skills for FREE!

Sign up to attend any or all of the following workshops or seminars

Interviewing Skills Seminar

Interviewing Seminar

Open Resume Lab

Mock Interview

Resume Review

Tips for Employment with Staffing Services: Panel of Staffing Recruiters Q&A

Visit the Hall Career Center (G202) today to register!

careercenter@virginiawestern.edu or 857-7298

Career Bytes: Job Seeking Skills

Career Bytes is a 30 minute informational session about Job Seeking Skills. Contact the Hall Career Center at 857.7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu to sign up for one of the following sessions: (Two time slots offered for each Career Bytes session)

  • When: Tuesday, October 29
  • Times: 12:15-12:45 OR 5:15-5:45
  • Where: Hall Career Center (Thomas Center G202)

Indoor Soccer Open Gyms

Indoor Soccer open gyms begin Monday, October 28 in the Humanties Gymnasium.  Open gyms go on from 3:00 - 4:30 PM.  Students need their current student ID to sign-in.

Questions about open gyms?  Email Nick Owens at nowens@virginiawestern.edu.

What’s it Really Like to be a Young Person in Japan?

It's not just about manga and anime!

Want to learn more about what it's really like to be a young person in Japan?

Come hear Ms. Haruko Yuda - Japanese Outreach Coordinator  for the University of Virginia's Asia Institute - discuss Japanese pop culture.

When: Wednesday, October 23; 2 pm to 3 pm

Where: Natural Science Center

Japanese Snacks will be provided.