Category Archives: Campus News

News happening around NRCC’s campus.

Press Release:Community College Baccalaureate Association Essay Contest

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Be An Angel This Holiday Season

Many children and elderly residents of the New River Valley will have  presents under the tree this year with the help of angels from New River Community College.  Student Government Vice President Felicia Hoston is arranging the placement of an … Continue reading

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NRCC Knights Basketball

Check out these pictures of the latest NRCC Knights mens basketball game by Staff Photographer Jimmy McKenna.

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Funny T-Shirt Day

“Student Activities sponsored a “Make-Your-Own- Funny- T-shirt & Picture” event in the Martin Hall Lounge from 10:00 am to 4:00pm.  Many students on campus stopped by to take a picture and print it on a T-shirt for free.  The event … Continue reading

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Volleyball Team Gains Valuable Experience this Season

The volleyball team competed against Virginia Western Community College on November 5.   It was a close game in all four matches. Game 1: NRCC dominated. Game 2: VWCC picked up. Game 3:  After a hard battle, VWCC took over … Continue reading

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State Board Approves Community College Tuition Increase

RICHMOND – The State Board for Community Colleges approved an increase to the tuition rate at Virginia’s Community Colleges that will take effect beginning in the spring 2010 semester for both in-state and out-of-state students.  The increase of $7.30 per … Continue reading

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Alcohol Awareness Game Show

Ben Kramer, our activities counselor held the Alcohol Awareness Game Show in Richardson Auditorium, Rooker Hall at 1:25 on Wednesday October 21.  The game show was for his SDV 100-01 class. It was a jeopardy style PowerPoint presentation originally from … Continue reading

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Veterans to be Honored at NRCC’s Old-time and Bluegrass Music Concert

The Fiddle, Banjo and Dance Club at New River Community College will host a free concert on Saturday, November 14. The concert will showcase performances from bluegrass performers John Viers and Friends, from Hiwassee, along with Zephyr Lightning Bolts, a … Continue reading

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Tradesmen License Renewal Courses to be held at Mall Site November 14

New River Community College will offer tradesmen license renewal courses on Saturday, November 14, at its New River Valley Mall site in Christiansburg for journeymen, master plumbers, electricians, HVAC mechanics and gas fitters. NRCC’s license renewal courses are approved by … Continue reading

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The 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month…

It was the end of the war to end all wars.  The guns finally fell silent on November 11, 1918 at 11am as an armistice between Germany and the Allied Nations went into effect.  The Treaty of Versailles was signed … Continue reading

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