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June 17, 2015

Chick-fil-A on campus Thursday

Chick-fil-A will be on campus Thursday from 1:00 - 2:30 PM

3rd Floor Student Life Center

Menu to include sandwiches, wraps, cookies, and lemonade!

Debit cards and cash accepted

Career Bytes TODAY!

Join us for Career Bytes: Resumes and Cover Letters

Wednesday, June 17

Choose which session works best for you:

12:15pm - 12:45pm or 5:15pm - 5:45pm.

Whether you already have a resume/cover letter or need help getting started, join us to learn what to include and what not to include in your documents!

Contact the Hall Associates Career Center for more information:

540-857-7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu

June 16, 2015

VTC Research Institute Paid Research Studies

Study 1:

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute is conducting a brain imaging study on cigarette smokers.
Eligible participants must meet the following criteria:

  • Current smokers, age 18-55
  • Smoke at least 5 cigarettes per day
  • Have been smoking for the past year
    Eligible participants make $15/hour for the first session, which will take 2-3 hours and involve an interview and filling out questionnaires, and $20-60 for the second session, which would also take 2-3 hours and involve playing games during an fMRI scan.

Scheduling is very flexible to best accommodate your schedule. Please call Riley at 540-526-2068 or Rachel at 540-526-2120, or email smoking@vtc.vt.edu.

Study 2:

Research at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute are recruiting subjects for a behavioral and neuroimaging study on social attitudes.

Participants will:

  • Answer questionnaires and complete assessments
  • Play simple computer games during an MRI scan
  • Receive $30-50 for their participation
  • Receive a CD of their brain images from the MRI scan

To be eligible you must:

  • Be 18-64 years old
  • Be a Caucasian (White American) who is a born citizen of the United States
  • Be free of metal implants
  • Not be claustrophobic

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in participating, email us at participate@vtc.vt.edu or call Rachel at 540-526-2120 or Riley at 540-526-2068.

Yoga at the Arboretum tomorrow

Yoga at the Arboretum

Wednesday, June 17 from 5:00 – 5:45 PM

You don't want to miss this outdoor yoga class!  Yoga mats provided at Fitness Center or you can bring your own.

Only a few spots left, call the Fitness Center to reserve your spot today! 857-6195.

In case of inclement weather, class will be held in the Fitness Center.

See you there!

Summer Student ID hours

Remaining Student ID Office Hours (Drop In)

Dates and Times:

June 16, June 18

2:30 - 4:30 PM

June 24

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location:

Student Life Center, Third Floor

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

Students who have a student ID already can receive a Summer 2015 enrollment sticker during these same hours.  Students must bring a copy of their current class schedule.

Appointments can be arranged June 29-July 2 with Natasha Lee (nlee@virginiawestern.edu) or Nick Owens (nowens@virginiawestern.edu).

No IDs will be made after July 2 until Fall semester.

Chapman Hall hours of operation changes during orientation periods

Please be advised that most services in Chapman Hall will be closed from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. on the days of Discover Orientation Sessions. If you need assistance from Admissions, Advising, Financial Aid, Records or Retention Services, please plan accordingly.

Discover Orientation Session dates:

  • TODAY, June 16
  • Thursday, June 18

Career Bytes TOMORROW!

Join us for Career Bytes: Resumes and Cover Letters

Wednesday, June 17

Choose which session works best for you:

12:15pm - 12:45pm or 5:15pm - 5:45pm.

Whether you already have a resume/cover letter or need help getting started, join us to learn what to include and what not to include in your documents!

Please call or email the Career Center in advance to let us know you plan on attending.

540-857-7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu

June 15, 2015

Welcome Summer Students!

Need to do research for a class? Want to check out one of our new books? Looking for a quiet place to study? Need a study room? Have time between classes to read the newspaper or some popular magazines?

Come to the top floor of the Brown Library Building where library services and resources are available for you. Let the library staff assist you with the research and knowledge services you need to succeed in your summer classes.

The top floor is open to serve you:

  • Monday—Thursday: 8AM - 6PM
  • Friday: 8AM - 2PM
  • Saturday: 9AM - 1PM

We take pride in our desire and ability to help with a variety of information needs. Have a good semester!

Yoga at the Arboretum this Wednesday!

Yoga at the Arboretum

Wednesday, June 17 from 5:00 – 5:45 PM

You don't want to miss this outdoor yoga class!  Yoga mats provided at Fitness Center or you can bring your own.

Only a few spots left, call the Fitness Center to reserve your spot today! 857-6195.

In case of inclement weather, class will be held in the Fitness Center.

See you there!

Resume & Cover Letter Workshop June 17

Join us for Career Bytes: Resumes and Cover Letters

Wednesday, June 17

Choose which session works best for you:

12:15pm - 12:45pm or 5:15pm - 5:45pm.

Whether you already have a resume/cover letter or need help getting started, join us to learn what to include and what not to include in your documents!

Please call or email the Career Center in advance to let us know you plan on attending.

540-857-7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu