Cindy Bither
Administrative Assistant
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Lexington, VA 24450

News and Features

  • Appalachian Center Director to Speak

    LEXINGTON, Va., Feb. 5, 2016 – Dr. Talmage Stanley, director of the Appalachian Center for Civic Life at Emory & Henry College, will speak Monday, Feb. 8, at 11 a.m. His talk, “Dublin, Virginia, 1970: Stories and Civic Leadership Along an American Road,” will take place in the Turman Room in Preston Library.Read More →
  • VMI Names Institute Chaplain

    LEXINGTON, Va., Jan. 21, 2016 – Col. Bob Phillips ’87 has been named Institute chaplain. Phillips will replace Col. James Park, who retires at the end of this academic year after 22 years of service to Virginia Military Institute.Read More →
  • Bringing Toys with a Smile

    LEXINGTON, Va., Dec. 21, 2015 – VMI’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee recently completed a drive to collect gifts for Toys for Tots, the annual charity event created by the United States Marine Corps. In all, athletes from 12 of VMI’s athletic teams collected five large boxes of toys, about 75 total.Read More →
  • Assistant Professor Selected for Rising Star Award

    LEXINGTON, Va., Dec. 21, 2015 – Maj. John David, assistant professor of applied mathematics at Virginia Military Institute, has been selected to receive a 2016 Outstanding Faculty Award by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.Read More →
  • Brodie To Be Heard on With Good Reason

    LEXINGTON, Va., Dec. 17, 2015 – Col. John Brodie, director of the VMI Regimental Band and Pipes, will be heard on the public radio show With Good Reason the week of Dec. 19. In the episode, “The Universal Language,” Brodie will discuss the band’s preparations for its upcoming appearance in the Rose Bowl Parade, to be held Jan. 1, 2016, in Pasadena, Calif.Read More →
  • Stonewall Jackson House Open During Holidays Ahead of Winter Closure

    LEXINGTON, Va., Dec. 16, 2015 – Visitors to Lexington may tour the Stonewall Jackson House during the holiday season. The house will be open through New Year’s Eve, except for Christmas Day, when it is closed. The museum will then close for much of January and all of February 2016, reopening on its regular schedule March 1, 2016.Read More →
  • 17 VMI Powerlifters Qualify for National Championships

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 25, 2015 – The VMI Powerlifting Club recently took 27 lifters to the Virginia State Championships in Vienna and 17 of them, including 10 state champions, returned to Lexington with national qualifying totals.Read More →
  • Chief of Staff, Combat Veteran Reflects on Army Career

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 13, 2015 – As VMI prepared to observe Founders Day and Veterans Day earlier this week, the Institute Report sat down with Col. Jamie Inman '86 to hear about his years of service and his reflections on the meaning of Veterans Day.Read More →
  • Former NYPD Commissioner Discusses Urban and National Security

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 2, 2015 – Former New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly addressed a wide battery of urban and national security concerns in a talk given to a standing-room-only audience at Virginia Military Institute earlier today.Read More →
  • VMI Applied Math Ranks Ninth

    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 9, 2015 – VMI’s program ranks ninth in a list of top applied mathematics programs released this week by College Factual. In the value ranking, VMI applied math is fourth, with starting salaries for applied math majors listed at $53,000 and mid-career salaries at $108,000.Read More →