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September 9, 2013

Free Salsa Dance Classes – VW Latin Movements Club

The Virginia Western Latin Movements club is starting the free salsa lessons again this semester.

All students, faculty and staff are welcome! No experience or partner necessary! Instructor: Edgar Ornelas

When: Tuesdays from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
First lesson starts Tuesday, September 17th
Where: Humanities H100 (gym)
For more information contact us atgnp230@email.vccs.edu svc24914@email.vccs.edu and
Join the club's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/415122768574829/

DMV 2 Go

Can't get to the DMV? The DMV is coming here!

The DMV mobile unit will be in parking lot 1 in front of the Natural Science Center on Thursday, September 19th, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The wireless office on wheels offers all DMV services:

  • Apply for or renew your ID card - children and adults.
  • Apply for or renew your driver's license - take road and knowledge tests; get your picture taken, reinstate driving privileges.
  • Get a copy of your driving record.
  • Obtain vehicle titles, license plates, decals, transcripts.
  • Order disabled parking placards or plates.
  • Recently moved? Stop in to upgrade your address on your DMV record. At the same time you can update your voter registration address and organ donor status.
  • And much more!

Career Information & Employment Fair TOMORROW!!!

 Interested in learning more about career options in Healthcare, Science, Technology, Math or Engineering?

 Looking for a job in one of these fields? 

Come to the

Career Information & Employment Fair


11:00 am – 2:30 pm in the CSHP Multipurpose Room (Ground Floor)

Contact the Hall Career Center to register or for more information

careercenter@virginiawestern.edu or 857-729

Planned Outage: SIS/HR, Mobile SIS and the Online Admission Application

Information Technologies Services (ITS) in Richmond has scheduled an outage of SIS/HR, Mobile SIS and the Online Admission Application from 8 p.m. Saturday, September 14 until 10 a.m. Sunday, September 15.  Necessary maintenance will be performed on these systems during this time.

Kings Dominion Trip This Saturday!


Ride some of the fastest roller coasters around!! Seats are still open for the Kings Dominion trip!


Saturday, September 14

Departing VWCC at 7:30 a.m.


Trip includes transportation on a charter bus and admissions ticket to the park.

$20 ticket/bus fee. Participants must bring money for meals. Sign up with Student Activities today to reserve your spot!


Fore more information or questions, contact Natasha Lee or Nick Owens -  Student Activities Office, Thomas Center - Room 210. Call 540-857-6326 or email nlee@virginiawestern.edu.


Basketball Student Open Gym

Basketball student open gym, Thursdays from 3:00 - 3:50 PM.  Humanities Gymnasium.  Half court pick-up and shoot around basketball available.  Students need to bring their student ID with fall sticker to sign-in.  Questions about open gyms, email Nick Owens at nowens@virginiawestern.edu

Student ID – Semester Hours Begin This Week.

Fall 2013 Student ID Office Hours are listed below.  Students need a copy of their fall schedule with their name and student ID number.  Students must also bring  a government issued photo ID. 

Students with VWCC ID just need to bring a copy of their schedule to get their Fall 2013 sticker.

The student ID office is located on the 2nd Floor lobby of the Thomas Center. The remaining semester hours are below.

Fall 2013 Student ID Hours:


Mondays, Sept. 9 – Dec. 2      10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Tuesdays, Sept. 10 – Dec. 3      2:30 – 5:30 PM

Questions about student IDs?  Email Nick Owens at nowens@virginiawestern.edu

International Student Club

VWCC has a new international student club! All students are welcome to participate - international and non-international!
Please join us for our first few events and look out for other things we will be doing!
Beginning of Semester Welcome Party!
September 13, 2013
6pm – 10pm
Natural Science Center
Free food, Music, and Social Time
First Organizational Meeting
Noon – 1pm, September 17, 2013
Thomas Center, Room 205
Free lunch provided! We will socialize and discuss the needs of international students. A representative from the career center will talk about choosing programs of study and careers!

Tomorrow is last day to use financial aid at the bookstore

Tuesday, September 10th is the LAST DAY to purchase or return anything at the bookstore using financial aid.

Google Maps can plan your bus routes!

Did you know: You can now use Google Maps to view Valley Metro bus routes and plan other trips using public transportation!

To get started, go to http://maps.google.com/, enter your location and destination, and click Submit.  Google Maps will tell you the closest bus stop, bus routes, transfers, and times to get you where you're going!

For more information, visit the Roanoke RIDE Solutions website at http://www.ridesolutions.org.

RIDE Solutions is a service of the Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission.