Cindy Bither
Administrative Assistant
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Lexington, VA 24450

News and Features

  • NASA Scientist to Speak on Climate Change Solutions


    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 6, 2015 – Dennis Bushnell, chief scientist at NASA Langley Research Center, will speak at Virginia Military Institute Thursday, Oct. 8. His talk, “Climate Realism/Impacts and the Wealth of Energetic ‘Get-Well’ Options, the Responsibly Imaginable,” will begin at 7:45 p.m. in Mallory Hall Room 135.Read More →
  • Talk to Discuss the Origin of the American Revolution

    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 5, 2015 – An expert on the political leaders of the American Revolution will deliver this fall’s Society of the Cincinnati lecture at Virginia Military Institute on Wednesday, Oct. 7.  The title of Dr. Jon Kukla’s presentation is “‘Shuttlecock’: John Adams, Patrick Henry, and the Contested Origins of the American Revolution."Read More →
  • Shepherd Internship Takes Cadet to the Bronx

    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 30, 2015 - Cadet Sam Hudson ’17 spent the summer working with impoverished youth in the Bronx as part of an internship through the Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty.  Read More →
  • Taps – Sean Duc Hoang ’19

    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 24, 2015 - Sean Duc Hoang, 18, of Fairfax, died Monday, Sept. 21, after collapsing during physical training with his Army ROTC unit at VMI.Read More →
  • U.S. News: VMI Among Top Public Liberal Arts Colleges

    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 9, 2015 – Virginia Military Institute retained its standing among the best national public liberal arts colleges and in the top tier of all liberal arts colleges, private as well as public, in the latest edition of U.S. News and World Report.Read More →
  • ‘Free and Brave’ or ‘Silenced and Afraid’

    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 9, 2015 –Political analyst and author Kirsten Powers delivered a stinging critique of the current climate of intolerance on college and university campuses around the country when she addressed the opening convocation at Virginia Military Institute earlier today.Read More →
  • Daniels Carving Placed at Cathedral

    LEXINGTON, Va., Aug.25, 2015 – A stone carving of Jonathan Myrick Daniels, valedictorian of the VMI Class of 1961, was placed this summer on the human rights porch at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.Read More →
  • VMI Ranked in ‘Best Bang for the Buck’

    LEXINGTON, Va., Aug. 24, 2015 – Virginia Military Institute has been ranked 26th in the Southeast region in the “Best Bang for the Buck” category and 1st nationally among all liberal arts colleges for ROTC participation in the 2015 Washington Monthly college rankings, released today.Read More →
  • ‘I Felt Like John Hancock’

    LEXINGTON, Va., Aug. 22, 2015 – Four hundred ninety-five new cadets matriculated today in VMI's Cameron Hall. This afternoon, they meet their cadre and begin nine days of training before classes start Sept. 1.Read More →
  • Matriculation Ceremony to Live Stream

    LEXINGTON, Va., Aug. 19, 2015 – For the first time, VMI will offer a live webcast of the Matriculation Day welcome ceremony, a longstanding tradition in which newly matriculated cadets, called “rats,” bid their parents farewell and form up as platoons for the very first time on the Cameron Hall floor.Read More →