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Summer Fun


Brennan Tanner, staff writer I was once mighty mountains, I held a king’s ransom in wealth, But the wind, the ice, the rain, They broke me down, stole my wealth. Over time, I drifted, my body did decay, One stone to another, and then to earth and for a while I stay. What am I? […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in From the Forum,Fun | Read More »

Summer Movie Preview

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Jake Delaurier, staff writer As the school year comes to a close, students have a lot to look forward to during their break from school such as this year’s slate of summer movies. Summer time is always packed with blockbusters to see, and this year is no exception. The superhero genre has easily become one […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,From the Forum,Local News,Movies,News | Read More »

Review: Brunch at The Pigeon Hole

Photography by MaKayla Grapperhaus

MaKayla Grapperhaus, staff writer Located on The Corner, The Pigeon Hole is just a short walk from University of Virginia (U.Va). Under the shelter of a large oak tree, the bright blue house with its wooden porch is the perfect spot for Sunday brunch. The Pigeon Hole gives customers the option of dining inside or […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in From the Forum,Opinion,Reviews | Read More »

Making Something From Nothing

Photography by Antonia Florence

Antonia Florence, assistant editor His mother died two months after she gave birth to him. His father, unable to raise a newborn baby boy and 10 siblings by himself, gave the baby to his maternal grandparents to raise. Norman O. Dean, Sr. was born in March 1932, in Greene County, Virginia. This was just before […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in From the Forum,Local News,Local Profile,News | Read More »

Become a Student Bus Driver at UTS

Photography by Marcus Tyler

Marcus Tyler, staff writer Looking for the best part-time job for students on or near campus? Sometimes a unique, challenging and unusual job can be found right in your own backyard. Or in this case, behind the wheel of a transit bus. At the University Transit Service (UTS) of University of Virginia (U.Va), student drivers […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Campus News,Collegiate News,From the Forum,Local News,News | Read More »

Job Opportunities for PVCC students


Tucker Noelke, staff writer Having a job is important. If there are bills to pay or extra spending money is needed, a job can be the answer. Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC)  holds an annual job fair every year. This opportunity is given to PVCC students and community to find jobs and internships in the […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Campus News,Collegiate News,From the Forum,News | Read More »

The Chainsmokers at the John Paul Jones Arena

Photography by Marlie Soderquist

Marlie Soderquist, staff writer On the March 18, 2017, the Chainsmokers, DJ and producer duo Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart, performed at the John Paul Jones arena alongside Kiiara, Emily Warren, and Illesium. The duo became a sensation after their 2014 song “#Selfie” which was popular in multiple countries. They are more known for the […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Events,From the Forum,Local News,Music,News | Read More »

Say Bonjour to PVCC’s French Club

Photography courtesy of Brandi Rey

Olivia Stevens, staff writer The hilltop where Piedmont Virginia  Community College sits looks as though it sits upon the French Countryside, which makes it a perfect place for the French Club to meet. The French club  brings together students who are interested in French culture, cuisine, language, art, and fashion. French club gives an unique […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Campus News,Clubs,Collegiate News,From the Forum,News | Read More »

Foods From Around The Globe

Photography by Jake DeLaurier

Jake DeLaurier, staff writer On April 5, 2017, Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) held their 29th annual International Food Festival in the North Mall Meeting room. At the event, students and faculty enjoyed food courtesy of local restaurants and PVCC clubs. These included The Bavarian Chef, Black Student Alliance, East Garden, French Club, Himalayan Fusion, […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Campus News,Collegiate News,Events,From the Forum,Local News,News | Read More »

Wheelchair Basketball: Students vs. Pros

PVCC Students, Assistant Professor of Physical Education Steve McNerney (back), and Cardinal Tom Vandever (back) pose for a post-match photo. 
Photograph Courtesy of Susan Hannifan

Charles Stish, staff writer For the past eight years, Charlottesville’s local National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) team, the Cardinals, have visited Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) once a semester. With them, they bring a small box trailer full of wheelchairs so PVCC students can play against them on the pavement of PVCC’s basketball court. This […]

May 4th, 2017 | Posted in Campus News,Collegiate News,Events,From the Forum,Local News,News | Read More »

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