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October 21, 2014

Library Services and Resources Available

Need to do research for a class? Want to check out one of our new books?

Looking for a quiet place to study? Have time between classes to read the newspaper or some popular magazines?

Come to the top floor of the Brown Library Building where library services and resources are available for you. Let the library staff assist you with the research and knowledge services you need to succeed in your Fall classes. We take pride in our desire and ability to help with a variety of information needs.

The top floor is open to serve you Monday –Thursday, 8AM - 8PM; Friday, 8AM - 5PM; and Saturday, 9AM - 1PM.

Free Salsa Dancing Classes!

Find your rhythm with Salsa Dancing!
The Fitness Center will be offering FREE Salsa Dance classes for all currently enrolled students, faculty & staff!
What:Salsa Dancing!
Where: Fitness Center Studio
When: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Please be sure to bring your Student ID and wear soft soled shoes. For more information contact the Fitness Center Manager at dvanvierssen@virginiawestern.edu

Virginia’s Marijuana Summit

Marijuana Summit

Virginia's Marijuana Summit - A Conversation in the Commonwealth welcomes you to join the conversation! The Summit will be held at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute. This is a statewide conference with limited seating so please register early. There will be national and state researchers sharing the scientific and social impact of the marijuana industry.

Marijuana Summit: A Conversation in the Commonwealth. Register today!

When

Monday November 3, 2014 from 8:15 AM to 4:30 PM EST

Where

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
2 Riverside Circle
Roanoke, VA 24016

October 20, 2014

Need money for college?

Need money for college? The Educational Foundation scholarship application for spring 2015 semester is now open.
Visit https://www.virginiawestern.edu/scholarships to apply. The deadline to submit is November 17, 2014.


Questions? Contact Carolyn Payne, Scholarship & CCAP Coordinator at cpayne@virginiawestern.edu or 540-857-6371.

Paid Research Study

Feeling depressed or down? Counseling may help. Volunteers are needed to participate in an MRI study. Eligible participants must:
  • Be 18-55 years old
  • Have problems with depression
  • Not taking antidepressants
  • Not have any metal implants
  • Not be claustrophobic
Participants will:
  • Receive free counseling
  • Participate in interviews and questionnaires
  • Play computer games during MRI scans
  • Be paid $15 per hour or more for participating
If you are interested, please contact us at 540-526-2032 or at depression@vtc.vt.edu

Fall 2014 Graduation Application Deadline and On-Line Cap & Gown Order Information

The deadline for applying for fall graduation is November 14, 2014. Be sure to see your faculty advisor and complete your application before the deadline. We look forward to helping you fulfill your graduation requirements.

If you are attending graduation and need to complete the on-line cap and gown order form, on the "Checkout" page, be sure to click the "Continue" button on the left side of the screen before clicking the "Submit Order" button. Also, check the box for "Terms & Conditions" right above the "Submit Order" button.  If you have any questions, please contact the Records Office at 857-7236.

Lorry
Lorraine (Lorry) Conklin
Registrar, Chapman Hall 111
lconklin@virginiawestern.edu

Stress Management Support Group

School is Stressful! ...Find Relief.

What: Stress Management Support Group

When: Thursdays at 1:00pm

Where: Student Life Center S307

Contact: Sheri Meixner - smeixner@virginiawestern.edu

Indoor Soccer in Gymnasium

Student Indoor Soccer Open Gym

Beginning October 27

Mondays and Thursdays

3:00 - 5:00 PM in Humanities Gymnasium

Current student ID required to sign-in

Free Movies: Guardians of the Galaxy

Friday October 24: Guardians of the Galaxy

2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Whitman Theater

Free!

From Marvel Comics. Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser. Run time: 2 hr 2 min. Rated: PG-13.

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

Free Yoga Classes!

Whether you are a beginner or advanced, this Yoga class is for you!
The Fitness Center will be offering FREE Yoga classes for all currently enrolled students, faculty & staff!

What: Free Yoga
Where: The Fitness Center
When: Mondays 1:30-2:30pm & Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm

Mats & blocks are provided. No registration required, 30 person limit per class. For more information contact the Dani van Vierssen at 540-857-6570 or dvanvierssen@virginiawestern.edu