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April 29, 2015

We Want YOU to Help Design the New College Website!

Virginia Western’s web team is currently working on a new design for the college’s website, and we want your help!

We want our new web site to be built to serve students first, but to do that we need to know what you want! Please take a few minutes to complete our online survey -- http://tinyurl.com/vwcc-student-websiteand let us know what you think.

There will also be opportunities this summer and fall to help us test our new design, so keep your eyes peeled!

Parking Lot Closure This Friday

Be advised that this Friday, May 1st, there will be parking lot closures due to the Boots2Books 5K race. The following lots will be closed:

Lot 7 in front of the Student Life Center and Webber Hall. Only this section of Lot 7 will be closed.

Lot 1E behind Humanities, the smoking shelter will still be open, this closure only affects parking.

Please allow yourself enough time to arrive on campus and park since these closures may add a few extra minutes to your walk across campus.

Boots2Books 5K This Friday!

The Boots2Books 5K and 2K Tough Run is this Friday night here at Virginia Western. For those of you who wish to join us for the race we will be holding onsite registration on the night of the race from 6:30 until 8pm.

The event will have a live DJ, free food from Mission BBQ, great giveaways and of course, glow in the dark items for participants.

So make sure you come out this Friday night for the Neon Night 5K here at Virginia Western!

Free Fitness Classes at the Fitness Center!

Free Classes at the Fitness Center!

Join us at the Fitness Center for Free classes every week!

Mindful Meditation: Mondays 12:00pm-1:00pm Stop breathe observe and connect with your inner experience.

Step it Up: Tuesdays 11:30am - 12:30pm Get your heart pumping! This class utilizes a raised surface, choreography.

Yoga: Tuesdays 12:30pm-1:30pm ,Wednesdays 11:00am-11:50am and  5:30pm-6:30pm Intermediate stretch and flow class. Internal focus for energizing and calming.

Sculpting Blast:  and Thursdays 8:30am - 9:30am A weight-based class targeting specific muscles. Uses medicine balls, weights, and bands.

(Scultpting Blast Tuesdays 5:30pm - 6:30pm is cancelled for April 28th and May 5th)

Buns, Guns, and Guts:  Focuses on booty, arms, and abs. Uses hand weights and mild cardio.

(Buns, Guns, and Guts 12:30 - 1:30 is cancelled for April 29th)

Salsa Dancing: Thursdays 2:30pm-3:30pm Learn the steps while giving your body workout and have fun. No partner needed

Pilates: Thursdays 5:30pm-6:30pm Lengthen and strengthen your entire body using core muscles and incorporating strength training.

Zumba Fitness: Fridays 12:30pm-1:30pm Dance-based fitness that use a fusion of Latin and International rhythms with easy-to-follow moves.

** Please email dkubik@virginiawestern.edu if you have feedback or requests for classes you would like to see on the Fall semester schedule

 

Please be sure to bring your Student ID and wear non-black soft soled shoes. For more information contact the Fitness Center Manager at dvanvierssen@virginiawestern.edu

 

ATTENTION WELDING STUDENTS! NEED A JOB????

A representative from Workforce Unlimited will be on campus

TODAY, from 4-7pm, on the first floor of Webber.

They are looking to hire welders immediately!

Stop by and talk to her whether you are looking for employment now or will be in the future.

Questions? Contact the Hall Associates Career Center at 857-7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu

April 28, 2015

TUITION PAYMENT PLAN

To help meet the educational expenses of our students, Virginia Western Community College is pleased to participate in Tuition Management Systems/TMS tuition payment plan. For a non-refundable fee of $40.00/$45.00, TMS allows you to pay your tuition in monthly, interest-free payments. The earlier you enroll the more payment options you may have. Payments are deducted around the 20th of each month depending upon whether you opt to make your payments by ACH or by credit card. Opportunity to enroll in the payment plan for the Summer 2015 semester will begin on April 13, 2015 and continue through May 23, 2015.

TMS prepared a Bookmark and Brochure that explains the new TMS Payment Plan enrollment process and the various payment plan options. Bookmarks and Brochures are also available in Admissions, Financial Aid, Counseling, or the Cashier Offices.

We Want YOU to Help Design the New College Website!

Virginia Western’s web team is currently working on a new design for the college’s website, and we want your help!

We want our new web site to be built to serve students first, but to do that we need to know what you want! Please take a few minutes to complete our online survey -- http://tinyurl.com/vwcc-student-websiteand let us know what you think.

There will also be opportunities this summer and fall to help us test our new design, so keep your eyes peeled!

Jaycees looking for members

Jaycees is looking for new members!!

The Jaycees are young professionals, working together to support our community by volunteering and fund raising for local charities. An example is the Roanoke Jaycees founded Summer Camp VA Jaycee dating back to the 1970's. Participating in small to large activity's and hosting events there is something for everyone!

Come join our next meeting by emailing us at roanokejaycees@gmail.com.

Visit the website : https://www.facebook.com/roanokevajaycees?ref=br_tf

JOB FAIR TODAY!

Attention upcoming graduates and students looking for part-time, full-time, or summer employment!

Come to the JOB FAIR!

TODAY, April 28, 10am - 2pm

3rd floor Student Life Center

7 employers will be on-site including: Verizon Wireless, Wells Fargo, Friendship Retirement Community, HopeTree Family Services, Randstad, VOOMX, and UPS! Bring your resume and be prepared to fill out job applications!

Questions? Contact:

Hall Associates Career Center: 857-7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu

April 27, 2015

Testing Center Extended Hours

April 27th – May 9th the Testing Center will have extended hours.
Our hours will be:
  • Monday – Thursday 8am - 8pm
  • Friday 8am - 5pm
  • Saturday 9am – 1pm
We stop handing out tests a half hour before closing. All tests must be finished by closing time. No children are allowed in the Testing Center.