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Halloween Festivities At New River

On October 30 the SGA and Student Activities held a halloween costume contest and pumpkin carving contest.  Congratulations to the following winners! Costume Contest: 1st – Rachel  (Lion Princess) ( $25.00 Wal Mart Gift Card & Trophy) 2nd – Leah … Continue reading

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Student Activities: November 4th-15th

Wednesday, November 4, 2009: -Baseball Hamburger/Hotdog sale- 11:00am-1:00pm in Godbey Hall. Thank you for your support! – PBL will sponsor a new & used book sale On Wednesday & Thursday in Godbey hall/ the Lounge from 11:00 am to 1:00pm. … Continue reading

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Men Can Get Breast Cancer?

Despite getting showered in pink every October in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, this is not purely a disease for women.  Men have cells similar to women’s in the area behind their nipples and these cells can develop breast … Continue reading

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Facebook Cleaning Tips For The Job/College Hunt

In the world of social networking sites Facebook is one of the Kings.  Facebook can be an excellent way to keep up with old high school friends or to see how you favorite camp counselor is doing in college. But … Continue reading

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500 Days of Summer

I spent my Wednesday night watching this film, and wasn’t a bit upset about it.  For those who enjoy watching a movie that is not geared at pleasing the “main stream” it is a wonderful option. It doesn’t have the … Continue reading

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Spring Schedule and Fall Drop Date

Looking ahead to Spring courses, the course catalog for Spring 2010 is up on the New River website at:http://www2.nr.edu/schedule/classes.php.  Registration for classes begins at 12 am on December 1st. If you feel like maybe you are not going to be … Continue reading

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Academic Assistance

Academic Assistance is a place where students can get tutoring for free with the subjects they are having trouble in. The director of Academic Assistance always goes the extra mile to make sure that all students who  need tutoring get … Continue reading

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“Glee” Star has Virginia Community College Roots

The new series “Glee” that debuted this fall on FOX features a cast member named Emma who is played by Jayma Mays.  Mays is a native of Grundy Virginia and is a graduate of Southwest Virginia Community College.  She has … Continue reading

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Fall Bash is Here!

Celebrate fall today at the Mall site with free food and fun.  Join the SGA and Student Activities as they welcome caricature artist Adam Pate as he draws pictures of students free of charge.  Tomorrow the fun moves to Dublin … Continue reading

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Coming Back To School After a Break

Going back to school is very stressful especially when it’s your first time coming back after being out of school for a while. The world is constantly changing and it can be a bit much to keep up with. The … Continue reading

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