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October 14, 2014

Free Salsa Dancing Classes!

Take a spin 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

Bible 101 Club meeting

The Bible 101Club will meet this Thursday, and the 3rd Thursday every month for the 2014 fall semester 2pm--3pm on the 3 floor of the Student Life Center.


Transferring? Have Questions??? Info Session Tomorrow!

Come to a Transfer Q & A session! 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. Whether you missed out on the Transfer Fair or you attended and just have more questions stop in for a 50 minute session to get some more information!

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.

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


Join us this Thursday, October 16 11am - 2pm in the Hall Career Center - Student Life Center 2nd Floor.

Multiple Employers will be onsite to discuss part-time and seasonal job opportunities! Bring your resume!

Pre-registration is encouraged. Visit, call, or email us your name, phone #, EMPLID, Major, and VWCC email address.

Hall Career Center * Student Life Center S206 * 857-7298 * careercenter@virginiawestern.edu

October 13, 2014

Indoor Soccer Open Gym

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


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!

Bend it with Yoga classes!
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

Voter Registration Deadline


The last day to register to vote for the November 4th, 2014, General Election is Tuesday October 14th, 2014. 

Contact your local voter registrars officer at the numbers below to find out more information on how to register and where to vote.

Roanoke City: (540) 853-2281

Roanoke County and Vinton: (540) 772-7500

Salem: (540) 375-3034

Botetourt County: (540) 473-8235

Craig County: (540) 864-6190

Franklin County: (540) 483-3025


Motivational Mondays Lunch Series

Motivational Monday Lunch Series

The Alliance for Excellence is hosting a weekly Motivational Mondays Lunch Series this fall in the new Student Life Center!
Join together with other students every Monday at 12 p.m. in the S307 Conference Room to answer the question: How Do I Stay Motivated?  Students will learn their motivational style, tips to improve their motivation, how motivation influences attitude and much more. Sessions begin in October.

Space is limited.   Lunch will be provided. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivational-monday-lunch-series-tickets-13005735505

Location: Third Floor, Student Life Center Room S307

Time/Date: Mondays at 12 p.m. starting October 6th

The Alliance for Excellence's goal is to enhance under-represented minority student's experience on campus. If you have questions, feel free to contact Dr. Melinda Hill atmhill@virginiawestern.edu.

Dr. Melinda C. Hill
Alliance for Excellence
Career Coach
Virginia Western Community College

Rapids Basketball Pep Rally!

Come out to support you Virginia Western Rapids basketball team! There will be a skills challenge, 3 point shoot out, and a dunk contest. The basketball team will also be collecting non-perishable food for the local food shelter.

October 17  @ 6:30 P.M.

In the Humanities Gym