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Campus Kitchen sees increased community demand for meals

Annalisa Waddick

October 7, 2020

Campus Kitchen leadership and volunteers come together to determine ways to best continue serving the Rockbridge community

Student activities go virtual

Student organizations set up tents to replace typical tabling in commons

Nobel Manaye

October 7, 2020

Club leaders get creative to engage students on and off campus

Admissions pivots to acommodate COVID guidelines

Gilliam Admissions House sits next to the colon-nade on campus

Jess Kishbaugh

September 22, 2020

In-person admissions programs are being replaced with numerous virtual options

Greek organizations adjust recruitment efforts

Greek organizations adjust recruitment efforts

Watson Deacon

September 22, 2020

COVID guidelines present obstacles to interacting with a new class of students

Professors face new challenges teaching amidst unsure fall term

A student dons a face mask in an on-campus class.


September 22, 2020

Professors question how to keep class morale high as uncertainty increases

Campus environment level increases as more students are quarantined

The campus environment level was upgraded from

Avalon Pernell

September 22, 2020

26 students are in on-campus isolation and quarantine housing and 132 students are quarantining elsewhere

Pence expresses support for military, cadets at VMI

Pence greeted VMI cadets before his speech. Photo by Jin Ni, '22.


September 22, 2020

The vice president visited next- door VMI in an event that was closed to the public

Reduce, reuse, revamp: Compost in the time of coronavirus

Dining services’ use of compostable takeout containers and other safety precautions have lead to trash build-ups

Annalisa Waddick

September 10, 2020

Dining facilities’ use of compostable takeout containers leads to trash build-ups and changes for the campus compost crew.

University eases rules due to low COVID-19 positivity rates during arrival and surveillance testing

Students social distance on the Colonnade.

Nobel Manaye, Vivek Kumar, Jin Ni, and Avalon Pernell

September 10, 2020

Students can now visit one another in their residences as long as they wear masks and social distance.

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