Cindy Bither
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News and Features

  • From Caterpillar to Butterfly – and Back Again

    STEMHastingsSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 8, 2014 – Biomedical engineer Nicole Hastings began her presentation to the educators gathered at Virginia Military Institute for the 2014 STEM education conference by showing a metaphor for her professional life – a diagram of a caterpillar on its way to become a butterfly.Read More →
  • TAPS – Bobby L. Arehart

    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 8, 2014 – Mr. Bobby L. Arehart, a retired computer network support technician in the VMI Department of Information Technology, died Oct. 3.

     

     

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  • To Teach Science, ‘Candy Coat’ It with Excitement

    STEMConferenceImaharaSummary
    Lexington, Va., Oct. 7, 2014—Television personality and robotics guru Grant Imahara kicked off the 2014 STEM Education Conference at Virginia Military Institute earlier today with a presentation designed to show teachers how to make science and engineering more appealing to students.Read More →
  • VMI a ‘Best Value’

    Freinclassroom2015summary
    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 7, 2014 — VMI has been ranked as a "best value" by both Money magazine and College Factual, an independent college rankings organization.Read More →
  • VMI Again Selected for Rose Parade

    RoseParadesummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 29, 2014 – For only the second time in recent history, the combined VMI Regimental Band and Pipe Band have been selected to appear in the Tournament of Roses Parade, to be held on Jan. 1, 2016, in Pasadena, Calif.Read More →
  • 'Field of Lost Shoes' to Open Sept. 26

    FilmingEnsigns2013JRR0046Summary
    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 23, 2014 – The Field of Lost Shoes, a feature film showcasing the VMI cadets’ role in the May 15, 1864, Battle of New Market, will be playing in theaters across the country starting Sept. 26Read More →
  • Taps – Col. George Leith Roth

    Roth, GeorgeSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., Sept. 17, 2014 – Col. George Leith Roth, a longtime faculty member in VMI’s English department, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Lexington.Read More →
  • deHarts Take Bronze in World Championships

    AquathlonPodiumSummary
    Continuing their pattern of athletic accomplishment, Maj. Pieter deHart and Maj. Jenny deHart arrived in Canada last month for the 2014 World Aquathlon Championships – and left with bronze medals around their necks.Read More →
  • Shepherd Internship an 'Eye-Opening Experience'

    TessaSummary

    A VMI cadet put her Spanish and biology double major to use this summer through an internship in Richmond, Va., where she simultaneously worked at a medical clinic serving low-income patients and conducted a Summer Undergraduate Research Institute project.

     
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  • Northam Urges Corps to ‘Aim High’

    NorthamSummary
    Speaking at convocation for the beginning of VMI’s 175th academic year Monday, Virginia Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam ’81 reminded cadets gathered in Cameron Hall to live lives girded by three timeless components of leadership – service, a strong code of ethics, and honor.Read More →