Wellness Wednesday: Reasons for not going to the Fitness Center

Each Wednesday we’ll look at reasons we might skip working out at the Fitness Center. Reason #1 – It’s too much work to bring my gym bag everyday. Problem solved! Go to the Cashier’s Office in Chapman Hall and pay $15 for a locker rental. Take the receipt to the Fitness Center and they’ll set […]

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Wellness Wednesday: 4 Types of Food to Help Boost Your Memory

If you’re feeling forgetful, it could be due to a lack of sleep or a number of other reasons, including genetics, level of physical activity and lifestyle and environmental factors. However, there’s no doubt that diet plays a major role in brain health. The best menu for boosting memory and brain function encourages good blood […]

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Amanda Decker, Workforce career navigator, is really a grant-weaving superhero

The latest Green House grants blog post from Stephanie Ogilvie Seagle: (See previous posts at www.virginiawestern.edu/grants/notes/ ) Amanda Decker, Workforce career navigator, is really a grant-weaving superhero She laughs when I call her a “grant dreamweaver,” but that’s how I see Amanda Decker and her superhero role at Virginia Western. Amanda is currently the Workforce […]

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Governance Meetings Today!

Please note that Governance Workgroup B will meet today at 2 p.m. Data Coordination – M228 Dual Enrollment/College Readiness – A135 Enrollment Management – D101 Human Services – D102 Professional Development – HP338 Rewards and Recognition – D103 Website – W313 Wellness – HP213

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Library Database Issues

We are experiencing technical problems with off-campus access to library databases. If you receive an error message after logging in, please try to refresh your screen first. If you still experience problems, call us at 540-857-7303 or email us at library@virginiawestern.edu for help.

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VWCC Employment Opportunities

Human Resources is currently accepting applications to fill the following vacant positions:  Administrative & Office Specialist II (Part-time): Deadline 10/26/2017 by 11:59 p.m. (EST)  Air Conditioning Adjunct Faculty: Open Until Filled Welding Adjunct Faculty: Open Until Filled For more details about our application process and/or to complete the online application, please visit our […]

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CityWorks (X)po: Did you know about all this cool stuff?

Instead of sharing general ideas or takeaways from the annual CityWorks (X)po conference in Roanoke, I’m listing my top 5 action items.  Perhaps some will inspire you? Earlier, I explained why I donated more money to the Virginia Western Educational Foundation’s Refugee Annual Scholarship,  the books I’ve added to my nightstand, and why I’m getting to know […]

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Spring 2018 Educational Foundation Scholarship Application Closes Friday, October 20, 2017

Faculty and Staff, The Spring 2018 Educational Foundation Scholarship Application closes on Friday, October 20, 2017 at midnight. You may have been asked to provide a recommendation for a scholarship applicant. Check your email to access the link to the online scholarship recommendation questionnaire for any student that has asked. FERPA release is not required. […]

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Student Activities – Upcoming Movies and Events

Fall Movies Series Continues: Friday, October 27: Wind River Friday, November 3: Dunkirk Friday, November 17: The Lego Ninjago Movie Free! Whitman Theater Showtimes at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Students, Employees, and Community Welcome Spots Still Available for the Day Trip to Washington D.C.!  Tuesday, November 21 First day of Thanksgiving Break. Spend the day viewing […]

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DMV Connect on Campus

DMV Connect will be on campus Wednesday, November 1st from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed 12-1 p.m. for lunch) on the second floor of the Business Science Building The wireless office offers all DMV services: ID card – child, adult, veteran Drivers’ License Disabled parking placards Vehicle titles Vehicle registration E-ZPass transponders Compliance summaries […]

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