Cindy Bither
Administrative Assistant
P: (540) 464-7207
F: (540) 464-7443

111 Smith Hall
Lexington, VA 24450

News and Features

  • Cadet Intern Takes on Trail Safety Issues

    ChessieInternSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., July 20, 2015 – Josh Pike '17, a civil engineering major, is working this summer to make the VMI-owned Chessie Nature Trail a safer and more enjoyable place for visitors.Read More →
  • 'Money' Ranks VMI Third in Virginia

    RooftopShotSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., July 14, 2015 – Virginia Military Institute is ranked second among public schools in Virginia, and third among all schools in Virginia, in Money magazine’s annual college rankings, released earlier this week. Overall, VMI ranked 16th among public colleges and universities nationwide.Read More →
  • Grant to Improve User Access to Chessie Trail

    ChessieSummary2015
    LEXINGTON, Va., July 9, 2015 – As owner of the Chessie Nature Trail, VMI is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the 7-mile jaunt from Lexington and Buena Vista. Among many projects Physical Plant staff have taken on are a series of improvements to the Chessie Trail funded by a federal grant.Read More →
  • Cadet Takes AIM on Laser Tag

    LaserTagSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., July 1, 2015 –Thanks to his participation in VMI's Applied and Industrial Mathematics Program, Joe Bobay '17 has helped a Lynchburg laser tag business decide whether or not to open a second location on the West Coast.  Read More →
  • Construction Affects Letcher Avenue Traffic

    LetcherTrafficSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., June 29, 2015 – The stretch of Letcher Avenue between Jackson Memorial Hall and Scott Shipp Hall will be closed to pedestrian and vehicular traffic until Aug. 3 as construction crews work to install a new water line for Cocke Hall. Cocke Hall is undergoing renovation as part of Phase II of the Corps Physical Training Facilities plan.Read More →
  • Chessie Bridge Makes the Way Safe for Hikers, Grazers

    ChessiePedBridgeSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., June 25, 2015 –Recent improvements to the Chessie Nature Trail between Lexington and Buena Vista have made the trail safer for both hikers and cattle. Read More →
  • Retiring VMI Title IX Coordinator Honored

    GraceBoobarSummary
    LEXINGTON, Va., June 25, 2015--Col. Bill Grace, soon to retire as VMI’s inspector general and Title IX coordinator, has been honored with the Uncommon Ally Award, given by the Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance.Read More →
  • Technology, ‘Mathemagic’ Featured at STEM Conference

    STEM2015Summary
    LEXINGTON, Va., June 16, 2015 – Registration is open for Virginia Military Institute’s fourth STEM Education Conference, to be held Oct. 6-7 at the Center for Leadership and Ethics in Marshall Hall. This year’s conference includes free resources for lessons, CEUs, and a plenary presentation by “Mathemagician” Dr. Arthur Benjamin.Read More →
  • New VMI Board of Visitors Members Appointed

    announcement
    LEXINGTON, Va., June 3, 2015 – Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Tuesday the appointment of four new members of the Board of Visitors. Beginning their four-year terms this summer are Lara Tyler Chambers ’03, Brian Detter, David Miller ’70, and Gene Scott ’80.Read More →
  • VMI Foundation Announces Service Award Recipient

    Jimmy Rogers Summary
    LEXINGTON, Va., June 2, 2015 – James E. Rogers ’67 has been selected to receive the VMI Foundation’s highest honor, its Distinguished Service Award. Rogers has served in several positions with the VMI Foundation and is vice chairman of VMI’s $225 million fundraising campaign. He served on the VMI Board of Visitors from 2004 to 2012.Read More →