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Hippies, Grizzlies, Betsy Ross—Oh My! »

Carter Seaton and Tim Groves
Photography by Katya Beisel.

Cotton gins are not drinks, Betsy Ross was a fraud, the Wright Brothers were not the first to fly,…

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International Culture Speaker »

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Professor Sadhan Kumar Ghosh, head of the Mechanical Engineering Department at Jadavpur University in Kolkata, India, visited our International…

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ID Safety for PVCC Students »

Photography by Karen Riordan

To ID or not to ID? That’s the question. For PVCC students, the answer is yes. “It’s a requirement…

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Piedmont Profiles: Jennifer Hudson »

Have you ever thought of earning your bachelor’s degree from Old Dominion University but do not relish the thought of living on or near their campus in Norfolk? ODU has had a distance learning center on Piedmont Virginia Community College’s campus since 1994. Jennifer Hudson, Community and Student Success Director for Old Dominion University, will…

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Jennifer Hudson. Photography by Antonia Florence.

Hippies, Grizzlies, Betsy Ross—Oh My! »

Cotton gins are not drinks, Betsy Ross was a fraud, the Wright Brothers were not the first to fly, and Mark Twain thought bicycles were death traps. These were just a few of the revelations conferred upon the audience at the Virginia Festival of the Book’s Adventures in History presentation on March 21. The event…

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Carter Seaton and Tim Groves
Photography by Katya Beisel.

“Division’s Own” Perform at Monticello HS »

The Second Marine Division Band dwarfed the audience at a March 17 concert at nearby Monticello High School. The majority of attendees were former military service members and their relatives. However, the men and women of the Division’s Own Marine Corps Band were undeterred by poor turnout and even mid-concert microphone malfunctions. The set list…

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Sargent Morales, Poolee Davis, Staff Sargent Moran Photography by Katya Beisel

Piedmont Parking Crackdown »

With classes in session for just a month, PVCC’s Public Safety Department is cracking down on parking violations. I should know, I have gotten two parking warnings. Our parking lots here at PVCC are like the Hunger Games. Parking at school is hit or a miss Between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.,…

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Vote for the 2015-16 One Book »

Help us select next year’s One Book!  Click here to read about the One Book Candidates and Vote on your Choice! The One Book Candidates for Fall 2015-2016 are: Rocket Boys (October Sky), by Homer Hickam The Things They Carried, by Tim O’Brien The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot Additional information about…

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Sargent Morales, Poolee Davis, Staff Sargent Moran Photography by Katya Beisel

“Division’s Own” Perform at Monticello HS »

The Second Marine Division Band dwarfed the audience at a March 17 concert at nearby Monticello High School. The majority of attendees were former military service members and their relatives.…

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Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story »

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The moviegoers were mesmerized – still, quiet, and fully engaged. PVCC students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Jessup library to view…

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Review: One Mic Stand »

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Piedmont Virginia Community College presented the One Mic Stand February 12 in the Maxwell Theater. The amazing talents of PVCC’s students and…

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Perfectly Imperfect: Modern Families in Novels »

Woodriff and Raskin
Photography by Karen Riordan.

“You can write a thriller about the Jones family passing Cinnamon Toast Crunch on a school day,” said author Erika Raskin at…

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Bridging Culture Lecture Series »

Photography by Samantha Prentiss.

PVCC students and faculty welcomed Ray Garman as the latest speaker in the Bridging Culture series. A well establish entrepreneur, inventor, he…

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Super Pi Day Celebration » Grand Opening of PVCC Branch of the UVA Credit Union » Mu Alpha Theta Welcomes New Members » PVCC Students Reach National Science Foundation’s Semifinals » PVCC Students Experience Government, Democracy in Richmond »
Photography by Samantha Prentiss.

Shakespeare’s Dental Care »

How did William Shakespeare take care of his teeth? A crowd of interested onlookers at Charlottesville’s Barnes & Noble bookstore attended the Virginia Festival of the Book event: Natural Health…

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