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May 2018

PVCC hosts education and career resource fair for adult learners on June 12

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College will host an Education and Career Resource Fair for Adult Learners on Tuesday, June 12, from 6 to …

Jamie Yowell Promoted at Bank of the James to Vice President, Mortgage Division

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Charlottesville, Virginia, May 15, 2018…Bank of the James has announced the promotion of Jamie Yowell to Vice President and Loan Officer, Mortgage Division. He is …

CBIC Hosts Its 20th Annual Awards Gala Two decades of advocacy, celebration, and education

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Charlottesville, VA, May 24, 2018 – Educators, innovators, and entrepreneurs were on stage Thursday night to celebrate Central Virginia’s technology focused organization. In addition to …

Seven PVCC graduates accepted at University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce

Thursday, May 17, 2018

(Charlottesville, Va.)—Seven Piedmont Virginia Community College graduates were recently accepted at the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce. Students included business administration majors Kane …

Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® Partners with Bright MLS

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Charlottesville, VA — The Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® (CAAR) announced it has chosen to partner with Bright MLS. The Bright MLS real estate service …

Shenandoah National Park Announces 2018 Seminar Series

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Shenandoah National Park Announces 2018 Seminar SeriesLuray, Virginia: The Shenandoah National Park Association is sponsoring the 2018 Resource Seminars in Shenandoah National Park. These seminars …

CHS STUDENT INVESTMENT GROUP HEADING TO WHARTON FOR FINAL ROUND OF GLOBAL INVESTMENT COMPETITION ONE OF ONLY 6 TEAMS SELECTED FROM US

Friday, May 11, 2018

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA) The Charlottesville High School Student Investment Group (SIG) has been selected as a finalist in the University of Pennsylvania Wharton Global High School …

Community college philanthropist Wendy Brown honored with 2018 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy

Friday, May 11, 2018

(Charlottesville, Va.)– Charlottesville resident Wendy Buck Brown has received the 13th Annual Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy from the Virginia Community College System. Brown …

Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle Emergency Communications Center Receives Recognition from Virginia Association of Public Safety Communications Officials

Thursday, May 10, 2018

In recognition of their diligent service to our community during the events of August 12th, the Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle Emergency Communications Center (ECC) has won the Virginia …

COMMUNITY EVENT TO CELEBRATE ODOR REDUCTIONS

Thursday, May 10, 2018

With almost 10 million gallons of wastewater being treated each day at the Moores Creek Advanced Water Resource Recovery Facility, located near the Woolen Mills …

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PVCC offers discount registration for summer KidsCollege Academies in May

Thursday, May 10, 2018

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College will offer discount registration for select KidsCollege Academies for a limited time starting Sunday, May 13, to Thursday, …

New Deputy and Assistant Superintendents, New Chief Operating Officer Named for Albemarle County Public Schools

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Debora Collins, the Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning for Albemarle County Public Schools (ACPS), has been appointed as the school division’s …

COMMUNITY CELEBRATES NEW PANTOPS PUBLIC SAFETY STATION 16

Monday, May 7, 2018

On Monday, May 7, at 3:00 p.m., Albemarle County government officials joined community stakeholders at the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Pantops Public …

JENNIFER SHIRKEY ELECTED A FELLOW OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE TRUST AND ESTATE COUNSEL (ACTEC)

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Lenhart Pettit is pleased to announce that Jennifer Erdman Shirkey has been elected as a Fellow of The American College Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). …

Business Competition Aims to Help Businesses Save Energy and Win!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Charlottesville, Virginia – May 2, 2018 The 2018 Charlottesville Area Better Business Challenge will officially launch on Tuesday, May 8th at City Space from 11:30am-1pm. …

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