Cindy Bither
Administrative Assistant
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Lexington, VA 24450

News and Features

  • ‘Through Failure, and Through Love, We Grow'

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    LEXINGTON, Va., May 16, 2015 – In today's graduation ceremony in Cameron Hall, 317 cadets crossed the stage.  Speakers were Dominion Resources CEO Thomas F. Farrell II, valedictorian Henry W. Meredith, and class president William H. Connerley.Read More →
  • 'Your Duty Is Leadership'

    JtCommSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., May 15, 2015 – Approximately 150 VMI cadets commissioned into the armed services earlier today in a joint commissioning ceremony held in Cameron Hall. Gen. J.H. Binford Peay III ’62, Institute superintendent, reminded those commissioning that their service is a fulfillment of the Institute’s mission of creating citizen-soldiers. “VMI is proud of you,” said Peay. “Our country is fortunate to have you and your decision to lead.”Read More →
  • Professor to Discuss War and Forensic Anthropology

    Public Presentation
    LEXINGTON, Va., May 14, 2015 – Virginia Military Institute associate professor Lt. Col. Bradley L. Coleman ’95 will be heard on the public radio show With Good Reason the week of May 16.  He will talk about how the need to identify the bodies of American soldiers killed in the Korean War led to the development of the field of forensic anthropology.Read More →
  • VMI in Top 20 in Brookings Value Rankings

    MoosmanRankingsSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., May 8, 2015 – VMI was one of only two Virginia colleges and universities ranked in the top 20 nationwide by the Brookings Institution in a recent report on the value-added earnings of midcareer alumni. Researchers at Brookings, an independent think tank based in Washington, D.C., calculated VMI’s value-added score at 38 percent.Read More →
  • Cormack Renovation Nears Completion

    CPFTUpdateSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., May 5, 2015 – The completion of renovations to Cormack Hall, just weeks away, will mark a major milestone in Corps Physical Training Facilities project, a $122 million investment in the physical fitness of the Corps of Cadets.  Work continues on the Indoor Training Facility and has just begun on Cocke Hall.Read More →
  • Honors Week Features Society Inductions

    Honors Week Summary
    LEXINGTON, Va., April 17, 2015 – A number of Virginia Military Institute cadets were inducted into academic honor societies, and 21 cadets gave honors thesis presentations, during VMI Honors Week in late March.Read More →
  • Bay Commission Official Receives Erchul Award

    ErchulAwardSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., April 1, 2015 – The 2015 Environment Virginia Symposium opened yesterday with the presentation of VMI’s Erchul Environmental Leadership Award to Jack Frye of Richmond, Virginia director of the Chesapeake Bay Commission.Read More →
  • Chairman, President, and CEO of Dominion Resources VMI Graduation Speaker

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    LEXINGTON, Va., March 30, 2015 – Mr. Thomas F. Farrell II, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Dominion Resources Inc. and the co-author and producer of the feature motion picture Field of Lost Shoes, will be the speaker for Virginia Military Institute’s graduation on May 16.Read More →
  • Management of VMI Bookstore Changes Hands

    BookstoreSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., March 26, 2015 – Follett Corp. has replaced Barnes & Noble as administrator of the VMI Bookstore as of Monday. The new administrator was selected through a competitive bidding process.Read More →
  • Summer Research Projects Announced

    JaffeLabSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., March 19, 2015 – Virginia Military Institute has announced its cadet-faculty mentor pairs for the 2015 session of the Summer Undergraduate Research Institute, to be conducted under the auspices of the VMI Center for Undergraduate Research.  SURI allows selected cadets to conduct independent research during the summer months.Read More →