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Criminal Justice students tour Washington

Dr. James Taylor, Associate Professor and Program Head of the SVCC  Criminal Justice Program, Christanna Campus,  recently  led an educational field trip to the nation's capital. 

The Constitutional Law class and other ADJ Classes and members of the Criminal Justice Club visited  the United States Supreme Court and the Library of Congress on April 1st and the U. S. Capital on April 2nd.   Oral arguments were being held during the time of the tour at the Supreme Court.

New Members of Phi Theta Kappa

The Phi Theta Kappa Chapter of the Christanna Campus in Alberta, Southside Virginia Community College held an induction ceremony recently to welcome new members.  Membership is extended by invitation and to be considered a student must be enrolled in a two-year college, have accumulated 12 semester credit hours, have achieved a cumulative gpa of not less than 3.5 and exhibit good citizenship.  

New inductees are:

Career Day 2014

Southside Virginia Community College in partnership with the South Central Workforce Investment Board is hosting "Career Day 2014" being held at the John H. Daniel Campus in Keysville on Wednesday, April 23rd from 2-4pm.

Rocket Science

Students from Southside Virginia Community College’s Calculus II class launched a class-project rocket on April 5th From Battlefield Park in Culpeper. SVCC's Brent Richey started this project with students in the GSSV STEM program while they were in Calculus 1 and 2.

Mammography Van scheduled on the Daniel Campus

On April 17th, the Daniel Campus will host the Mobile Mammography Van of Centra Health of Lynchburg. The Mobil Mammography Unit is designed to make it easier for women to have their annual mammograms by bringing the healthcare team to them.  Centra’s radiology technologists will be performing mammograms from approximately 7:30 am – 2:00 pm, by appointment. The exam should take approximately 15 minutes.

High School Open House

Southside Virginia Community College held an open house for local high schools on March 28 at the  John H. Daniel campus in Keysville.  Students were given information on admissions, academic programs, athletics, financial aid and scholarships.  Tours were given by SVCC student ambassadors where local high school seniors were able visit classes, talk to faculty and current college students.  

“Feel the Spirit!”

Music is at the core of the human spirit. The Southside Virginia Community Chorus (SVCC) is celebrating this gift by offering their spring concert on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 7:00 PM at South Hill Presbyterian Church in South Hill (Free).

SVCC Earns VCCS Three-Peat

The Southside Virginia Community College men’s basketball team earned its third straight Virginia Community College System basketball title after topping Thomas Nelson CC 86-68 on Sunday afternoon in the title game at Brunswick High School.

The win improved SVCC to 16-7 on the season.

It was the fifth VCCS title for SVCC in the past six years.

SVCC will open play on Thursday in the USA National Prep Championships in North Myrtle Beach, SC.

Human Services Seminar

Family System in Human Services Part Two - In Family Systems Part Two, participants will understand the patterns that are developed by family members and how behaviors of family members affect others in the family. One of the best ways to begin therapy and to gain understanding of how the emotional system operates in your family system is to put together your family Genogram.

Make It Happen Conference

The "Make It Happen Program" recently sponsored a Regional Conference for students and counselors featuring filmmaker, author and director Janks Morton! This exciting "Make it Happen" program also featured information on financial aid, a program on why college is important from Alphonso Garrett, VA Tech’s Assistant Director of Admissions, and entertainment by Plunky and Oneness.


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