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May 6, 2014

Next Staff Senate Meeting – May 16, 2014 – Elections to be Held

The next Staff Senate Meeting has been scheduled for May 16, 2014, 10:00am – 11:00am in the Natural Science Center, N101.

Elections will be held for the co-chair position currently held by Tara Nepper and the recorder position held by Nicole Bell. Nominations can be sent via e-mail to Marla Whiteside, Tara Nepper or Nicole Bell.

Meeting minutes may be found on VWConnect through this link: https://vwconnect.vw.edu/sites/governance/Shared%20Documents/Forms/AllItems.aspx?RootFolder=%2Fsites%2Fgovernance%2FShared%20Documents%2FStaff%20Senate

At least one person from each office/department is asked to attend but all full- and part-time classified staff are eligible and encouraged to attend Staff Senate. Staff Senate is supported by the college’s administration.

Agenda items may be submitted to Marla Whiteside (mwhiteside@virginiawestern.edu) or Nicole Bell (nbell@virginiawestern.edu).

Congratulations Chris Johnson of the Help Desk

Chris Johnson who is a full time Information Technology Specialist at the Help Desk will be graduating from VWCC with an Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology on Friday, May 9, Summa Cum Laude  with a GPA of 4.0. Chris will be serving as a Student Marshal during Friday's ceremony in recognition of his high grade point average and number of credits taken at Virginia Western.

Please take a minute to congratulate Chris on his accomplishments.  (ccjohnson@virginiawestern.edu)

Help Desk Closing 5/14 From 12:00-2:00pm

Wednesday, May 14, the Help Desk will be closed from 12:00 - 2:00pm for an IET departmental meeting.


Deadline: 4 p.m., May 16, 2014
Requirements: Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0, high school graduate or have a GED, and be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credits at Virginia Western in Fall 2014.
Apply Online: http://www.virginiawestern.edu/foundation/scholarship/index.php
Many scholarships have additional requirements, so it is important to read each scholarship descriptions carefully when applying.
The Virginia Western Educational Foundation has over $140,000 in scholarship funds available for academic excellence or financial need to help you reach your educational goals.  You don’t have to receive federal financial aid to qualify for financial need scholarships.
Student Bulletin:

2014 Diploma Campaign

2014 Diploma Campaign
During the month of May, Kroger and Stop In Food Stores are partnering with Virginia Western Community College to support the Community College Access Program (CCAP) and make college possible for local high school graduates.
Stop by any local Kroger or Stop In Food Stores location and donate $1 or $5 when you check out. All proceeds directly benefit CCAP and help bolster the economic base of the Roanoke Valley.
For more information, see www.virginiawestern.edu/ccap.

Summer ID Office Hours

Summer ID Office Hours (Drop In)

Effective May 19, 2014

Dates and Times:

May 19 - 22

11 am - 5:30 pm

June 25-26

11 am-5:30 pm


Thomas Center, Second Floor Lobby area

All students must bring a Government Issued Photo ID (i.e., Driver's License) AND a copy of their current class schedule.

Faculty and staff need to bring their ID Request form filled out and signed by their supervisor.

Appointments can be arranged May 26-June 23, June 27 and June 30 with Nick Owens (nowens@virginiawestern.edu) or Natasha Lee (nlee@virginiawestern.edu)