Category Archives: Campus News

News happening around NRCC’s campus.

Scholarship Month

It’s Scholarship month!  In honor of this wonderful observance The Knight Rider would like to provide you with a few sources for free money! www.fastweb.com www.scholarships.com www.iefa.org www.college-scholarships.com There are also several scholarships available through the school, for more information … Continue reading

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Stay Safe on Campus

The recent publicity regarding incidents on campuses has made safety for college students a priority for staff and parents.  Although New River is historically a safe campus, it pays to always be careful and use common sense to avoid a … Continue reading

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The Field of Electronic Readers is Growing (and getting better)

Imagine taking all of your textbooks to class every day, highlighting important sections the teacher implies will be on the next test, reading the latest issue of the New York Times and listening to your favorite music.  Picture all of … Continue reading

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Spring Schedule Is On the Web Site

The Spring 2010 Schedule of classes is on the New River Community College Website.  Registration for Spring begins Tuesday December 1st.  See your advisor soon and avoid the last minute rush.

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Why Do We Turn Back Time?

Daylight Saving Time officially ends at 2am Sunday November 1st when clocks are turned back an hour and most people in the United States get an extra hour of sleep.  This hour is lost when the process is reversed on … Continue reading

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The Drop Date is Approaching

October 27, next tuesday, is the last day to drop a class and recieve a “W” for a grade.

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Graduation Applications Are Due Soon

The deadline for graduation applications is quickly approaching.  The deadline is November 13th so if you still need to meet with your advisor you should be scheduling a visit.  All forms are due to the Admissions Office in Rooker Hall. … Continue reading

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Parking Passes

The New River Security recommends that all students register their vehicle and receive a free parking pass.  To register, you need to know your license plate number and fill out a short form at the security office in Godbey Hall. … Continue reading

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Robbin Thompson Represents Virginia With His Music

Robbin Thompson released his first album, “Robbin Thompson,” in 1976 on the Atlantis label “Nemperer” and it featured the contributions of Steve Cropper, one of the world’s greatest soul guitarists,Timothy B. Schmit from the Eagles and Melissa Manchester.  This album … Continue reading

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Winners of the Student Activities Tournaments

Several Students competed in four different tournaments every day at 2:30 in the lounge from Monday, September 29 to Thursday, October 1, 2009; which the NRCC Student Activities hosted.  Last monday, September 28th, sixteen students competed in a ping pong tournament. … Continue reading

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