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May 16, 2012

2012 Commencement Videos

The video links for the 2012 Commencement Ceremony and Thank You Video are now available:

2012 Commencement Ceremony http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOdzB07KONU

2012 Commencement Ceremony in 30 Seconds http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xigQu3Kjeno

2012 Thank You Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1haogyOSi0

REACH/STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES MOVED TO WEBBER HALL

REACH/Student Support Services has moved to Webber 212. All students must check in the “front” office, W 212.

Avis Quinn is now in W210

Martha Richardson is in W 211

Hillary Holland is in W 209

Rick Robers is in W 206.

DISTANCE LEARNING OPEN LAPS

The Department of Distance Learning & Instructional Technology will have two open lab sessions for students (including face-to-face and distance learning students). The open lab will focus on assisting students of Blackboard usage and application.

Here is the schedule: 

Session One:

Time: Monday, May 21 from 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Location: Business Science Building 317

Session Two:

Time: Thursday, May 24, from 5pm to 6pm

Location: Business Science Building 317

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

Scholarship Updates:

Just a reminder that deadlines for 2012-2013 scholarships are coming! The deadlines depend on the specific scholarship, but please take advantage of the scholarship search tools on the Virginia Western Financial Aid website for more information.

http://virginiawestern.edu/financialaid/scholarships.php

Here are a few that are listed with upcoming deadlines:

Freedom First Credit Union – City of Salem/Frank Turk Scholarship - Deadline: Extended to – May 24th

B. Davis Scholarship - Deadline: May 28th

Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants - Deadline: June 15th

Mary Marshall Nursing Scholarship - Deadline: June 30th

Bedford Professional Women’s Organization - Deadline: June 30th

Distance Learning Offices Moved

The department of Distance Learning and Instructional Technology has moved to Business Science Building. Here is the information:

Ramona Coveny, M314

Carrie Cao, M312

Susan Gibson, M313

WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

WORKFORCE SERVICES - http://www.virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/index.php

SUMMER CAMPS - http://www.virginiawestern.edu/summercamps/campinfo.html#general

CAREER EXPLORATION & ENRICHMENT CAMPS

Grades 1-12, beginning June 18, 2012 – August 10, 2012. Topics will include Arts, Etiquette, Forensics, Health Technology, Horticulture, Mechatronics, Music, Robotics, Science and more!

For Registration and more details contact Paulette Parkhill 540-857-6514 or pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

CDL CLASS A DRIVER TRAINING PROGRAM

Offered in partnership with CDS Tractor Trailer Training: Next class begins May 29th! This program is designed to be skill-based and hands-on to prepare you for the trucking industry. Courses are intended to focus on developing a strong work ethic, teamwork, and self-confidence.

For additional information contact Dan Semones 540-857-6476 or dsemones@virginiawestern.edu

AIRBRUSH PAINTING CLASS

Classes begin May 24th. ART 195-C1, course # 31318 Course allows students to practice in a lab setting and discover solutions to many challenges associated with Airbrushing. Basic movements, Tools & supplies, Frisket film, Stencils, troubleshooting and safety will be covered. 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT EXAM PREP CLASS

BUSC 2510, course #32174.

Follow link for more details: http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/pmpcert.php

Fall 2012 Scholarship Applications Available Online – Deadline May 18th

The Virginia Western Educational Foundation is pleased to announce a wide array of scholarships available to qualifying students for Fall 2012 semester.  Please inform your students that the scholarship descriptions, instructions and application are available at virginiawestern.edu/foundation/scholarship. 

Deadline for submission is May 18, 2012.

For more information contact: Carolyn Payne, Scholarship & CCAP Coordinator, 540-857-6371, cpayne@virginiawestern.edu

Post submitted by Carolyn Payne.

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