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April 21, 2015

Special End-of-the-Semester Hours in Brown Library

The Academic Link (main floor of Brown Library) and Library Services (top floor of Brown Library) are having special hours to support students through the end of this semester:

April 20 – May 2

Monday through Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 5pm

Saturday: 9am to 1 pm

May 4 – May 9 (Exam Week)

Monday through Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 2pm

Saturday: 9am to 1pm

April 20, 2015

Special End-of-the-Semester Hours in Brown Library

The Academic Link (main floor of Brown Library) and Library Services (top floor of Brown Library) are having special hours to support students through the end of this semester:

April 20 – May 2

Monday through Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 5pm

Saturday: 9am to 1 pm

May 4 – May 9 (Exam Week)

Monday through Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 2pm

Saturday: 9am to 1pm

April 17, 2015

Special End-of-the-Semester Hours in Brown Library

The Academic Link (main floor of Brown Library) and Library Services (top floor of Brown Library) are having special hours to support students through the end of this semester:

April 20 – May 2

Monday through Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 5pm

Saturday: 9am to 1 pm

May 4 – May 9 (Exam Week)

Monday through Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 2pm

Saturday: 9am to 1pm

April 16, 2015

LinkLab M302 FRIDAY HOURS for April 17th – May 1st

To better serve the needs of our students, LinkLab - M302 will be open on Fridays, April 17th, 24th and May 1st, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

M302 will be open for the remaining of the semester (not including exam week) on Fridays from 8-5. This includes three Fridays: 4/17, 4/24, and 5/1.

Please inform your students of this change. We hope these extended hours will be beneficial and will aid in assisting students in preparing for final exams and the end of the semester.

If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to email B Bagby at bbagby@virginiawestern.edu or Valerie McKnight at vmcknight@virginiawestern.edu.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding!

 

April 8, 2015

Psychology Lecture Series: What is Health Psychology?

The Psi Beta - Psychology Club is hosting another Psychology lecture series event this Thursday, April 9th at 3:30 in the Natural Sciences Center.  Glen Kent will be talking about the area of Health Psychology which ties in with other psychology specializations, as well as, areas of health care and wellness.  If you think your student might be interested please let students know. If interested, please consider join us!

Glenn Kent’s brief bio:

Glenn Kent earned his master’s degree in Neuropsychology and doctoral degree in Health Psychology at the University of Cincinnati, where he taught courses on psychology and nutrition. His experience as a university wellness director, health care administrator, personal trainer and fitness entrepreneur speaks to a lifelong commitment to the study of health. Currently, Glenn is a researcher and assistant professor of Health Psychology at Jefferson College of Health Sciences in Roanoke, VA. His research interests focus on Triune Health, his model of well-being along three dimensions:  movement, eating, and psychology. His findings aim to prevent or reduce the causes of chronic diseases, especially obesity, heart disease, and diabetes, in an effort to increase longevity and quality of life. Dr. Kent also recently began exploring the field of behavioral economics, with a focus on answering questions related to decision-making and behavior change in all facets of life. Finally, Glenn is the owner of Fitness Motive, a Roanoke-based health company focusing on psychological approaches to wellness.

 

April 2, 2015

M302 HOURS OF OPERATION/OPEN TUTORING FOR IT STUDENTS

Please note the updated hours of operation for Link Lab - M302:

  • Monday - Wednesday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Thursday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Friday 2 - 5 p.m.

Open tutoring for IT students will be available on the following dates at the following times:

  • Monday 2 - 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday 3 - 6 p.m.
  • Thursday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Friday 2 - 5 p.m.

March 18, 2015

VWCC Literary Club

Students interested in forming a VWCC writing club and perhaps creating a magazine of VWCC writing will meet each Wednesday and Friday at 1 PM on the main floor of Brown Library.

Additionally, club members will hold a bake sale this Friday to raise funds for the publication of a literary magazine.

Contact Tillie Colbert at tac28597@email.vccs.edu or Annie Woodford at awoodford@virginiawestern.edu for more information.

March 16, 2015

VWCC Student Literary Club Meeting W 3/18 at 1 in the Library

Students interested in forming a VWCC writing club and perhaps creating a magazine of VWCC writing will meet each Wednesday and Friday at 1 PM on the main floor of Brown Library.

Additionally, club members will hold a bake sale this Friday to raise funds for the publication of a literary magazine.

Contact Tillie Colbert at tac28597@email.vccs.edu or Annie Woodford at awoodford@virginiawestern.edu for more information.

 

March 11, 2015

Virginia Western Educational Foundation Fall 2015 Scholarships Application Available

The Virginia Western Educational Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for fall semester 2015. Scholarships are available for academic merit, financial need and programs of study such as Nursing, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Horticulture, Technology and Business.

Visit http://virginiawestern.edu/scholarships/ to apply. The deadline to submit the application is Friday, May 15, 2015, 4 p.m.

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

March 9, 2015

Main and Top Floors of Library Closed During Spring Break

The main floor and the top floor of the Brown Library building will be closed to the public during Spring Break (Monday through Saturday, March 8 – 14).

When these floors re-open on Monday, March 16, the hours will be as follows:

Link Learning Commons (main floor of library building)
Monday—Thursday: 8-6
Friday: 8-2
Saturday: 9-1

Math Center (main floor)
Monday—Thursday: 9-6
Friday: 9-2
Saturday: 9-1

Library Services (top floor of library building)
Monday—Thursday: 8-6
Friday: 8-2
Saturday: 9-1

Writing Center (ground floor of library building)
Monday—Thursday: 9-6
Friday: 9-2
Saturday: Closed

Science Center (ground floor)
Tuesday and Thursday: 12-4
Wednesday: 8-12