Monthly Archives: October 2009

Renewed Interest in Classic Transportation

This past weekend, the parking lot below Rooker hall was used by a group of people from four different states as a training arena for an unusual class. NRCC offers a 3 day Motorcycle Sidecar/Trike Safety Class that is only offered … Continue reading

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Student Activities For October 21st-October 25th

Wednesday October 21, 2009 -American Red Cross Blood Drive- 9:00-3:00pm in Edwards room 117 -RIDE Solutions Table at NRCC- 11:00-12:00pm in Lounge -Baseball Hamburger/Hotdog sale- 11:00-1:00pm Godbey Hall – The Great Indian Wars DVD Series-1:00-2:00pm in Lounge (The Indian Warrior) … Continue reading

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Fall Break Suggestions

A break from classes is always welcome and the upcoming Faculty Research Days (October 14-16) provides most students with a few days to relax and get ready for the second half of the semester.  Many will simply get some extra … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Student Activities For October 7th-16th

Wednesday October 7, 2009 The baseball team will sell grilled hamburgers / hotdogs and soft drinks in Godbey Hall from 11:00 am to 1:00pm. For details about this sale or baseball, contact Coach Wes Adcock at wadcock@nr.edu Thursday October 8, 2009: … Continue reading

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Be Cool, Stay in School

I have a friend who is also a writer, his choice of article this week was bringing back the “Be cool, stay in school”, slogan. This is so important! How many stupid slogans do we see that don’t really stick? … Continue reading

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