Cindy Bither
Administrative Assistant
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Lexington, VA 24450

News and Features

  • Construction Affects Letcher Avenue Traffic

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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 →
  • Summer Renovations to Affect Car and Foot Traffic Flow

    LEXINGTON, Va., May 27, 2015 –Both vehicular and pedestrian traffic flow on post will be affected this summer by ongoing renovations that are part of the Corps Physical Training Facilities project. Cormack Hall is expected to reopen by the end of the month, while Cocke Hall will close for renovations as Cormack reopens.  Read More →
  • ‘Through Failure, and Through Love, We Grow'

    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'

    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 →