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Southwest Virginia Higher Ed Center June board meeting

The Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center Board of Trustees will conduct its biannual meeting on Thursday, June 11 at 11 a.m. at the Higher Education Center, One Partnership Circle, Abingdon, Virginia. Persons wishing to address the Board must contact Kathy Hietala at 276-619-4346 no later than June 4 in order to be placed on the […]

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Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center to Host 2nd Annual Great Winter Soup Cook-Off

The Great Winter Soup Cook-Off is scheduled on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center as a fundraiser to support educational programs. The awards ceremony will begin at 2:30 p.m. Individuals, teams, and professionals are encouraged to participate by preparing a favorite soup(s) and entering […]

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Photographic Art by Anna Kaarina Nenonen, Greg Finney and Others Featured at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Photographer Anna Kaarina Nenonen works in series that often span decades. Her current series, Romancing the Thoroughbred, is an in-depth study of equines initially inspired by Eadweard Muybridge’s studies of animal and human movement. It dwells on the very ontology of the horse, examines the horse as a mythical animal, symbol of power or status, […]

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Culinary Classes at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Cooking Along the Crooked Road is a culinary program at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center. The classes are taught by local chefs and accomplished cooks. These noncredit, hands-on enrichment, and stand-alone classes are open to the public. Adult and youth classes are available and meet in the culinary kitchen at the Southwest Virginia Higher […]

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The College for Older Adults at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, Abingdon, Virginia Begins the fall term September 9, 2014

The College for Older Adults (COA) at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center announces the fall term for noncredit classes beginning Tuesday, September 9, 2014 and ending October 16, 2014. Classes are scheduled on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning at 10am with special classes and field trips offered on Mondays and Fridays. The classes are […]

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