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September 22, 2014

Zumba Fundraiser

Join us on September 26th for Zumba, 3:30-4:30 p.m. and/or 5-6 p.m. in the gymnasium (H100).
5.00 for one class and $8.00 for two classes. Each class lasts for an hour and will be taught by Christine Shell.
Benjamin M. Corbett
Madison Society

Transferring? Have Questions???

Come to a Transfer Q & A session to help you prepare for our upcoming Transfer Week (October 6-9th)! Program Advisors will be on hand to answer your questions, discuss the transfer process and provide suggestions on the types of questions you should ask the admissions representatives.

Sessions Held in Business Science 320 on the following dates:

  • Thursday, September 25, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 1, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 15, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

o   Follow up session to discuss any additional questions post-Transfer Fair or to assist students unable to attend the Fair

Questions? Contact:

Business, Technology & Trades: Lacey Carey - lcarey@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6210

Liberal Arts & Social Science: Mandy Garcia - mgarcia@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6710

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics: Yvonne Campbell - ycampbell@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6099

JDRF Bake Sale 9/25

The Virginia Western JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes team will be hosting a BAKE SALE on Thursday, September 25th, 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. 3rd floor Student Life Center.

You can help by donating items for sale, working the table and purchasing items.

Donations should be dropped off in Student Activities by Wednesday night. Contact Monica at mcg29263@email.vccs.edu to let her know what items you'll be donating and/or when you can work the table.

Give directly to our JDRF team: http://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR?team_id=159222&pg=team&fr_id=3930

Thank you for your help!

Domino’s Pizza Special on September 24th

Stop by Domino's Pizza (first floor Business Science Building) on Wednesday, September 24th for $2 off your meal! This offer is for faculty, staff and students with a current, valid Virginia Western ID.

Register Now for Business Etiquette Luncheon at Hotel Roanoke!

Come learn about proper dining etiquette for business meals and enjoy a wonderful meal all for FREE!!! The Business Etiquette Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, October 22 from 11:30am - 2:30pm at the Hotel Roanoke. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED at the Hall Career Center – Student Life Center S206. Space is filling up, register today! If you have any questions or for more information call 857-7298 or email careercenter@virginiawestern.edu.

September 19, 2014

Women’s Basketball Team

2014-15 Women's Basketball Team Tryouts

Wednesday, October 1

6:00 - 8:00 PM in Humanities Gymnasium

Students must have at least 12 credits and a valid physical to participate.

Interested students should email Cecil Cox at ccox@virginiawestern.edu.

TED Talk Friday – Sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa

Phi Theta Kappa honors society will be sponsoring this weeks TED talk. Come enjoy a TED talk that touches upon PTK's mission and hear about the many offerings (and projects) they have in store for our campus this semester. Friday at 1pm on the 3rd floor of the Student Life Center (S307)

This week's talk: Ben Klasky- Get Hooked on Nature
As kids now spend more time with entertainment media, they’re getting less and less time outdoors, despite the mental and physical health benefits. Ben Klasky, CEO of IslandWood, a 255-acre outdoor learning center, proposes a free and natural remedy to the physical problems kids face: the Great Outdoors.

More about Phi Theta Kappa


Phi Theta Kappa's mission is to recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students. The organization also provides opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service and fellowship programming.
Please see http://www.virginiawestern.edu/studentlife/honors.php for more information.

Free Movie: A Most Wanted Man

Wednesday October 1: A Most Wanted Man

2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Whitman Theater

Free!

A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror. Starring Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams and Willem Defoe. Run time: 2 hr 2 min. Rated: R.

All faculty, staff, students and their guests are welcome to attend. All movies are free!

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

Human Rights Club Meet and Greet

Human Rights Club Meet and Greet:
FREE PIZZA AND DRINKS
The Human Rights Club is sponsoring a meet and greet with free food and drinks on Friday, September 26th from 4pm-6pm in the Natural Science Center behind Chapman Hall. The Human Rights Club would like to provide a safe environment to  anyone on campus (staff and students alike) that shares our mission to bring awareness to issues dealing with discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, culture, etc. We're excited to provide lots of opportunities this semester of which we'll provide via our Facebook page so be sure to like us!
Anyone with questions is free to contact President, Austin Byron Simms at 540-352-2868

September 18, 2014

JDRF Bake Sale – 9/25

The Virginia Western JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes team will be hosting a BAKE SALE on Thursday, September 25th, 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. 3rd floor Student Life Center.

You can help by donating items for sale, working the table and purchasing items.

Donations should be dropped off in Student Activities by Wednesday night. Contact Monica at mcg29263@email.vccs.edu to let her know what items you'll be donating and/or when you can work the table.

Give directly to our JDRF team: http://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR?team_id=159222&pg=team&fr_id=3930

Thank you for your help!