Author Archives: Janet Hanks

We’re Baaaack!

Did you miss us?  The NRCC Student Newspaper suddenly has a staff!  We look forward to bringing you news, ideas, features, and reviews.  If you want to help with this endeavor, see or email Janet Hanks ( and start your … Continue reading

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New River Community College: A Place For A Free Press

The First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States says that “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the … Continue reading

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Academic Advising, or, You’ll Never Walk Alone

Advisor, (ad-vis-or), n., person who signs your graduation application. For the vast majority of New River students, an academic advisor is a shadowy figure. Students know they have an advisor, but aren’t sure why, and sometimes aren’t sure who that … Continue reading

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Veterans’ Day Celebrations

Don’t forget the NRCC Veterans Day Ceremony,  Tuesday November 11, at 11 a.m. in Edwards 117.  NRCC’s music club will sing the national anthem.  Col. Jon Drushal, commander of RAAP, will deliver the address, and NRCC faculty and staff members involved … Continue reading

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