Monthly Archives: November 2008

Got A Ride?

For some of us, one of our big worries is how to get to and from the Mall site and the Dublin campus. Blacksburg Transit has a survey in the works to find out if it should increase the bus … Continue reading

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Club of The Week!

Activism For Africa According to Ruthie Presgrove, the president of Activisim for Africa, this club was created to discuss issues going on in Africa, such as the AIDS crisis, Darfur, Congo rainforest deforestation, and many more. It plans to have … Continue reading

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Budget Cuts Threaten Community Colleges

On October 9th, Virginia Governor Tim Kaine announced his budget plan for fiscal year 2009. An enormous shortage of funds at the state level has resulted in a proposal of reduction of budgets at institutions of higher learning statewide. A … Continue reading

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The Canteen, Friend or Foe?

For most students who walk through the lounge in Martin Hall, the only thing about the Canteen that they notice is the lingering smell of good country cooking. Some students and faculty, however, allege that the food is expensive, unhealthy, … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Patch

(Front Row: Kristi Crawford. Back Row, From Left to Right: Kent Robertson, Jason Surratt, Melissa Kittinger-Surratt, Peyton Robertson) On October 28, 2008, the student lounge in Martin Hall became a pumpkin patch. Ben Kramer, Student Activities Director received a call … Continue reading

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Election ’08

The Presidential Election was November 4, 2008. I hope all that of you who could vote, participated.   This topic is a part of everyone’s conversation these days. So I conducted a random poll that showed that if the election was … Continue reading

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Attention Financial Aid Recipients!

The Financial Aid Procedure Letters for Spring 2009 are on the way to your email box AND your regular mailbox. These contain very important information regarding your awards and it is critical that you read them carefully. If you have … Continue reading

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Clubs and Organizations at New River

This is a link to the .PDF version of this article. A list of Clubs Copyright Emily Polan 2008.

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