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April 10, 2013

Over $175 in prizes will be given out Friday!

2013 Stars vs. Staff Basketball Jam

Your Athletics All-Stars vs. Faculty/Staff All-Stars

Friday at 5:00 PM in the Gym

Door donations to go to fight Type 1 Diabetes

Bring current student ID in order to claim prizes

Questions about the Jam email Nick Owens at nowens@virginiawestern.edu

Everybody S – T – R – E – T – C – H

Looking for a quiet place to do research, to study, and to prepare for final exams?  Come to Brown Library’s main floor on Saturdays.  We are S – T – R – E – T – C – H – I – N – G  our Saturday hours in April and closing at 4:00 instead of 1:00.  Library staff members are glad to serve you and provide a comfortable environment for your academic activities.  Let the library help you along your road to success.

Library Hours:

  • Monday through Thursday, 8am to 8pm
  • Friday, 8am to 5pm
  • Saturdays in April, 9am to 4pm

P.S. It’s almost here --- National Library Week, April 14 -20.  More info to come.


It’s Time to Play Ball!

Cheer on the Salem Red Sox on April 27th at 6 p.m. as they take on the Lynchburg Hillcats. Come early and watch Dr. Sandel throw out the first pitch. Employees and students get in free with a current Virginia Western ID.

Participate in the Graduation Thank You Video TODAY!

Do you want to tell your family and friends THANK YOU for their help and support during your journey to graduation? Participate in the Graduation Thank You Video that will be shown at the Salem Civic Center before and after Commencement on May 1oth.

Your opportunities to participate are:

  • Wednesday, April 10th - 4-5:30 p.m. in Webber Hall room 307
  • Friday, April 19th - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. during Spring Fling, Fishburn Hall, President's Conference Room on the first floor
  • Wednesday, April 24th 11 a.m to 1 p.m. during Cap & Gown Pick Up, Natural Science Center deck

Questions? Contact Tara Nepper at tnepper@virginiawestern.edu

Fall Scholarship Deadline May 17

…between you and your dreams of a college education
Scholarships Available Apply by May 17
The Virginia Western Educational Foundation has over $150,000 in scholarship funds available—based on academic excellence, financial need and specific programs—to help you reach your educational goals.  You don’t have to qualify for financial aid to receive Educational Foundation scholarships.
Deadline: 4:00 p.m., May 17, 2013
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 2012.
Apply Online: www.virginiawestern.edu/foundation/scholarship
Many scholarships have additional requirements, so it is important to read each scholarship description carefully when applying.

Navigate: Get THERE through Team Advising

Do you know that this is the title of our Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP)?  Do you want to know the details of this proposed plan?  Do you want to be involved with this project next year?
Come find out more information at the following sessions which are open to all faculty, staff, and students.  Refreshments will be provided.
  • Monday, April 8 12-1 pm in W308
  • Thursday, April 11 2-3 pm in W310
If you have questions, comments, or concerns about Navigate: Get THERE through Team Advising, please contact Kristel Clark, QEP Coordinator, at kclark@virginiawestern.edu or 540-857-6218.