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A New Day Is Dawning For NRCC Knights

By Xiomara Saucedo An unexpected question on the Fall 2013 SGA Election ballot brought forth a little confusion and curiosity for some of the students attending NRCC. To be specific, it was question number six: “If you could choose a … Continue reading

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Video Game Contest

Student Activities sponsored a video game tournament in the lounge Monday, March 1, 2010. Six players competed using the NCAA 2007 video game for X-Box 360. Zack Hall, Langston Lewis, Jimmy McKenna, Matt Robinson, Bruce Raines, and James Huddle played … Continue reading

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Chess Tournament

On Tuesday, February 23, 2010, NRCC student Activities sponsored an open chess tournament in the Lounge.  Two players participated: Matthew Robinson, and Zachary Hall. The contestants played their game in the student activities office, with Matthew Robinson winning.  Prizes were … Continue reading

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Homemade Crafts for the holidays

How many of us are struggling this year for a cheap and meaningful gift for our loved ones? For me it’s been an ongoing process for a few years now.  I have discovered quite a few quick and easy options. … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol Movie Review

I admit it; I gave in to the hype about the new Christmas Carol with Jim Carrey. It was quite a surprise to be honest. I was not prepared for how “scary” it was going to be. Would I recommend … Continue reading

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Black Friday Survival Guide

Black Friday is a glorious day for shoppers, we train all year for our one day at hitting all of the most spectacular deals! We pine for a leak in the big businesses letting us know just what we will … Continue reading

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Nothing to Do on Thanksgiving?

It is not written anywhere that Thanksgiving means you have to cook all day, eat yourself silly and then lay around and watch TV until bedtime.  There are lots of things to do on a nice (or cold and rainy) … Continue reading

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Spring Registration Begins December 1

Online registration for all Spring 2010 classes begins at 12am on Tuesday, December 1.  Credit classes and Workforce Development offerings are listed online only and are accessible from the New River Main Page. It is important that students see their … Continue reading

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Recipe: Preacher Cookies

Preacher Cookies (One Minute Fudgies) These are great cookies if you need a quick but decadent treat that will be loved by all. 2 Cups Quick Oats 2 Cups of Sugar 6 Tablespoons Baking Cocoa ½ Cup Unsalted Butter 1 … Continue reading

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VA21 Is Coming To New River

If you are interested in politics in Virginia then you should attend the meeting with VA21 Representatives Thursday November 12th in the student lounge.  There will be a representative there from VA21 which is a nonpartisan student political think tank.  … Continue reading

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