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October 1, 2014

Women’s Basketball Team Tryouts Today!

2014-15 Women's Basketball Team Tryouts


6:00 - 8:00 PM in Humanities Gymnasium

Students must have at least 12 credits and a valid physical to participate.

Interested students should email Cecil Cox at ccox@virginiawestern.edu.

Stress Management Support Group

School is Stressful! ...Find Relief.

What: Stress Management Support Group

When: Thursdays at 1:00pm

Where: Student Life Center S307

Contact: Sheri Meixner - smeixner@virginiawestern.edu

Free Movies: A Most Wanted Man

Wednesday October 1: A Most Wanted Man

2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Whitman Theater


A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror. Starring Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams and Willem Defoe. Run time: 2 hr 2 min. Rated: R.

All faculty, staff, students and their guests are welcome to attend. All movies are free!

Contact Natasha Lee, Student Activities Coordinator, with questions at nlee@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6326

Free Yoga Classes!

Whether you are a beginner or advanced, this Yoga class is for you!

The Fitness Center will be offering FREE Yoga classes for all currently enrolled students, faculty & staff!
What: Free Yoga
Where: The Fitness Center
When: Mondays 1:30-2:30pm  & Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm
Mats & blocks are provided. No registration required, 30 person limit per class. For more information contact the Dani van Vierssen at 540-857-6570 or dvanvierssen@virginiawestern.edu

Stand Up! NBC College Comedy Tour (Updated)

Stand Up NBC Comedy College Tour

Friday, October 3

7:30 p.m., Doors open at 7 p.m.

Student Life Center, Third Floor

NBC’s College Comedy Tour is making a stop at Virginia Western! This live stand-up comedy show features national comedians Julio Torres, Vladimir Caamaño, and Daniel Tirado. Cosponsored with Hollins University.

For tickets please go to this link:  http://www.eventbrite.com/o/virginia-western-community-college-student-activities-6424576419?s=28992187

Washington D.C. National Mall

Tuesday, November 25

(First Day of Thanksgiving Break)

Spend a day in our nation's capitol. Visit museums or monuments! Examples include the National Gallery of Art, National Museum of Natural History, or Lincoln Memorial.

$10 deposit required at time of sign up.

Contact Natasha Lee,  nlee@virginiawestern.edu for more information and to sign up.

Transfer Week 2014

Transfer Week 2014 will be held on the 3rd floor of the Student Life Building, October 6th-9th 10am-2pm

Monday, Oct. 6th

  • Ferrum College
  • Jefferson College of Health Sciences
  • Lynchburg College
  • Virginia Tech (College of Natural Resources)

Tuesday, Oct. 7th

  • George Mason University
  • Old Dominion University
  • Radford University
  • Radford University (Roanoke)
  • Regent University

Wednesday Oct. 8th

  • Averett University
  • Hollins University
  • Liberty University
  • Longwood University
  • Mary Baldwin College

Thursday, Oct. 9th

  • Bluefield College
  • Randolph College
  • Roanoke College
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Virginia Tech

Transfer Advising Q & A TODAY!

Come to a Transfer Q & A session to help you prepare for our upcoming Transfer Week (October 6-9th)! Program Advisors will be on hand to answer your questions, discuss the transfer process and provide suggestions on the types of questions you should ask the admissions representatives.

Sessions Held in Business Science 320 on the following dates:

  • Thursday, September 25, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 1, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 15, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

o   October 15th: Follow up session to discuss any additional questions post-Transfer Fair or to assist students unable to attend the Fair or who have additional questions.

Questions? Contact:

Business, Technology & Trades: Lacey Carey - lcarey@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6210

Liberal Arts & Social Science: Mandy Garcia - mgarcia@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6710

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics: Yvonne Campbell - ycampbell@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6099

STEM-H Career Exploration Summit and Employment Fair October 17

Join us for the STEM-H Career Exploration Summit and Employment Fair on

Friday, October 17 at the Fralin Center

Career Exploration Summit:  10am-12:30pm

For High School students and undecided VWCC students.  Learn more about careers in STEM-H from employers to help you choose the right program.

Employment Fair:  1pm-3pm

Connect with employers looking to hire students/graduates in STEM-H fields. Bring your resume!

***Pre-Register with the Hall Career Center by coming to see us in the Student Life Center 206, calling 857-7298 or emailing careercenter@virginiawestern.edu***

Take advantage of this great opportunity to get direction and make connections in STEM-H!

STEM-H = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics - Healthcare

September 30, 2014

Met Opera Live in HD Series at Virginia Western

Mark your calendar now to attend the 2014-15 Met Opera Live in HD Series at Virginia Western. All performances are held in Whitman Theater with a pre-opera talk by Scott Williamson of Opera Roanoke. Prices are $21.50 (adults) and $19.50 (senior citizens and MET Opera members) through the Jefferson Center or at the door. Students with a current, valid school/college ID are free at the door as seating is available. Doors open one hour prior to performance.  Read the rest of this entry »