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April 1, 2014

CCAP Jazz Honor Band features The Julliard School guest conductor

Make College Possible and plan to attend the CCAP Jazz Honor Band presented by Trane. All proceeds benefit Virginia Western's Community College Access Program. Reserve your ticket today!

WHAT: CCAP Jazz Honor Band Concert presented by Trane

WHEN: Saturday, April 5 at 7 p.m.

WHERE: The Jefferson Center--Shaftman Performance Hall

COST: $8 for students

TICKETS: Available online at http://www.jeffcenter.org/ccap-jazz-honor-band

INFO: Selected high school jazz students from Roanoke Valley high schools participating in CCAP will perform. Brandon Lee, a renowned jazz trumpeter will be the guest conductor.

Brandon Lee, a jazz trumpeter, joined the faculty at The Julliard School as the youngest member to date in 2008. Having first attended The Julliard School in 2001 as a young student in the inaugural class of the Jazz Studies program, he also received his Bachelors of Music in 2005 and Masters of Music in 2007 from the school. He now is Assistant Professor for the Miles Davis Jazz Studies Program at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He will be leading the Jazz Institute at the Jefferson Center in Roanoke in the summer of 2014.

Salsa Dancing Lessons

Salsa Dancing Lessons!  Come check it out!

Humanities Gym, H100

Every Tuesday - Starting After Spring Break

March 11 to April 29

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

All experience levels welcome - No partner needed!

Any questions, contact nlee@virginiawestern.edu

VT Carilion School of Medicine Tour Next THURSDAY!

The Virginia Tech School of Medicine has extended an invitation to all VWCC Students to tour it's brand new state-of-the-art facility, on THURSDAY, April 3, at 12pm (This is new date from the first bulletin post).

If you are interested in the Health and Sciences, or would like to learn more about the programs offered at the VT Carilion School of Medicine, than this tour is be a great opportunity!

The International Student Club will be providing transportation from the school around 11:30am. You are are allowed to drive if you prefer but parking may be hard to find.

Seating is limited so email DeAnthonyPierce at: dlp2010@email.vccs.edu to have your name added to the roster.

Spring Fling 2014

Save the Date!

Friday, April 18

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Court of Four Seasons (outside of Brown Library)

Enjoy a picnic lunch, listen to music, play games and relax on the Court of Four Seasons! This year’s event will be packed with fun, giveaways and activities from college and community organizations! And don’t miss the Juried Art Show on the Bridge!

 Any questions, please contact nlee@virginiawestern.edu

2014 Stars vs Staff Basketball Jam

Come out to watch the 2014 Stars vs Staff Basketball Jam!

Athletics vs. VWCC Faculty/Staff All Stars

Friday, April 11

5:00 p.m. in the Humanities Gym, H100

Donations collected for the Boys & Girls Club, 9th Street chapter

Prizes available for Virginia Western students!

Any questions, contact nowens@virginiawestern.edu

2014 Honeybaked Ham Discounts!

Try Honeybaked Ham's delicious menu items with these opportunities:

  • 10% off any in-store purchase (with student or faculty ID)
  • Western Wednesdays!  All VWCC students/faculty get 2 punches for every sandwich purchased.  Ten punches equals a free sandwich!
  • Happy Hour: All sodas HALF PRICE after 3p.m.! Monday through Friday only.

Visit them online at MyHoneyBakedStore.com

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

Need a Job??? Check Out the Employers Coming to Campus THIS WEEK!

These employers will be on campus with information on positions available with thier companies:

Wednesday 4/2:

Thursday 4/3:

  • FedEx: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Webber 3rd floor
  • Ntelos: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Business Science 2nd Floor

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT!!! CHECK OUT A SAMPLE OF THE JOBS AVAILABLE ON THE VWCC HALL CAREER CENTER JOB BANK:

Apply TODAY for:

  • Engineer - Full-Time
  • Automotive Installation Tech-Full-Time
  • Distribution Dispatcher (Utility Company)– Full Time
  • Cab Drivers-Full-Time; Part-Time
  • Prepres/Graphics- Full-Time
  • Accountant/Bookkeeper-Full-Time
  • Inside Sales/Management-Full-Time
  • Electrical & Mechanical Design Engineers- Full-Time
  • Sales Associate-Part-Time
  • Sales Support Specialist - Full-Time

or any of the other 70+ positions available on our job bank. Follow the directions below to Register for THE HALL CAREER CENTER's online job bank to view position descriptions, company details, & application process. Check out the Career Center's televisions located in the library and on the 2nd floor of the Thomas Center for JOB BLAST listings weekly.

Registration Instructions:

  1. GO TO VWCC HOME PAGE   www.virginiawestern.edu.
  2. Click on Hall Career Center (Top and Center of homepage).
  3. On the left side click JOB BANK.
  4. Click on STUDENT/ALUMNI.
  5. Click on REGISTER.
  6. Fill in template (starred fields are required; use your school email address in the primary email field).
  7. Click SUBMIT. An email verification link will be sent to the primary email.
  8. Log in to your email and follow the link verify your account and set a password.
  9. You will then be taken into the job bank.
  10. Upload RESUME to apply( need help?- check homepage for Resume Power Hours)

Contact THE HALL CAREER CENTER if you have any questions- 540.857.7298/ careercenter@virginiawestern.edu