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 Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe is helping Virginia’s Community Colleges celebrate the inaugural year of Virginia’s Workforce Credential Grants program, which sparked impressive statewide results!

A decorated combat veteran seeking a career out of uniform… A young person stuck between two part-time jobs but dreaming of a career…And a former federal inmate finding her way back to society – these are just some of the thousands of stories of how Virginia’s Workforce Credential Grants helping Virginians fast forward their lives to their next success.

Nate Humphrey, a combat veteran, is one of many Southside Virginia Community College students who have benefitted from the transformational Workforce Credentials Grant program.

Kouri Tweedy is living her life’s dream after receiving three health care workforce credentials at CVCC.

Andrea Davis, recently received her Commercial Driver’s License at BRCC and now works for Western Express.


State Board Meeting


 July 20


System Office (Richmond)


July 26-28


System Office (Richmond)


Aug. 11


Online (link at left)


 Sep. 19-22


System Office (Richmond)


2017 Workforce Professionals Academy


 Sep. 19-21


Hampton Roads Convention Center


State Board Meeting


 Sep. 21


System Office (Richmond)


VCCA Conference


Sep. 27-29


Wyndham Crossings (Richmond)


Workforce Development Services Advisory Council


Oct. 5-6


System Office (Richmond)


Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)


Oct. 10-11


Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)


Oct. 11-12


Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)


Communications, Visual & Performing Arts Peer Group Conference


 Oct. 19-20




HR Service Awards Luncheon


 Oct. 23


Independence Golf Clubhouse (Midlothian)


Chancellor’s Faculty Advisory Committee (CFAC)


 Nov. 2-3


System Office (Richmond)


Student Leadership Conference


Nov. 10-12


Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)


State Board Meeting


Nov. 16


System Office (Richmond)


Hire Ed Conference


Dec. 6-8


Homestead (Hot Springs)


Advisory Council of Presidents (ACOP)


Dec. 7


Homestead (Hot Springs)

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