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Lighthouse Events

Meet the Author/Book Signing: Corey Dolgon
Thursday, March 28th — (3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
Corey Dolgon, Ph.D., author of "Kill It to Save It: An Autopsy of Capitalism's Triumph over Democracy" will greet guests and sign copies of his book on Thursday, March 28, from 3:00-4:30 p.m. in The Lighthouse Commons. Dolgon has been a folksinger, activist and organizer for 25 years. His words and music bring both history and theory to life through a focus on the role that folksongs play in the U.S. labor movement. Free and open to the public.

Port Day
Thursday, May 2nd
Port Day is a signature Virginia Wesleyan event that demonstrates and promotes the academic achievement of students completing capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. During the conference-style event, held on the VWU campus, students share their work with either an oral or poster presentation. Port Day also features Virginia Wesleyan’s own Pathway to See Change Panels in which students reflect upon their experiences and offer advice about preparing for capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. Student presenters should visit the Port Day page on Virginia Wesleyan’s Portal (located under The Lighthouse) for deadline information, presentation suggestions, and poster design tips. View the schedule for the Fall 2018 Port Day.  

Weekly Events

Study Away Peer Advising
Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. | Clarke 109
Interested in learning more about studying away at Virginia Wesleyan University? Stop by to talk with our returned study abroad students about study away options for VWU students, including study away courses, study away course grants, semester study abroad, and the Global Scholars Program. Ask a fellow student who has studied away about how to choose the best program, to make plans to study away, to submit a successful application, and more. It is never too early to start planning your study away experience. For more information, visit us on The Lighthouse’s Portal page or The Lighthouse’s webpage. Set up an appointment online with one of our peer advisors.

Study Away Open Advising
Tuesdays, 2:30-4:00 p.m. | Clarke 117
Interested in learning more about study away at Virginia Wesleyan University? Stop by to talk with our Director of Study Away, Ms. Mandy Reinig, about study away options for Virginia Wesleyan students, including study away courses, study away course grants, semester study abroad, and the Global Scholars Program. It is never too early to start planning your study away experience. For more information, visit us on The Lighthouse’s Portal page or The Lighthouse’s webpage. Contact VWU’s Director of the Study Away Program, Ms. Mandy Reinig, in The Lighthouse: Center for Exploration & Discovery at 757.455.3116 or set up an appointment online.

Study Away Open Advising
Wednesdays 9:30-11:00 a.m. | Clarke 117
Interested in learning more about study away at Virginia Wesleyan University? Stop by to talk with our Director of Study Away, Ms. Mandy Reinig, about study away options for Virginia Wesleyan students, including study away courses, study away course grants, semester study abroad, and the Global Scholars Program. It is never too early to start planning your study away experience. For more information, visit us on The Lighthouse’s Portal page or The Lighthouse’s webpage. Contact VWU’s Director of the Study Away Program, Ms. Mandy Reinig, in The Lighthouse: Center for Exploration & Discovery at 757.455.3116 or set up an appointment online.

Study Away Peer Advising
Thursdays, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. | Clarke 109
Interested in learning more about studying away at Virginia Wesleyan University? Stop by to talk with our returned study abroad students about study away options for VWU students, including study away courses, study away course grants, semester study abroad, and the Global Scholars Program. Ask a fellow student who has studied away about how to choose the best program, to make plans to study away, to submit a successful application, and more. It is never too early to start planning your study away experience. For more information, visit us on The Lighthouse’s Portal page or The Lighthouse’s webpage. Set up an appointment online with one of our peer advisors.

Study Away Peer Advising
Fridays, 12:30-2:30 p.m. | Clarke 109
Interested in learning more about studying away at Virginia Wesleyan University? Stop by to talk with our returned study abroad students about study away options for VWU students, including study away courses, study away course grants, semester study abroad, and the Global Scholars Program. Ask a fellow student who has studied away about how to choose the best program, to make plans to study away, to submit a successful application, and more. It is never too early to start planning your study away experience. For more information, visit us on The Lighthouse’s Portal page or The Lighthouse’s webpage. Set up an appointment online with one of our peer advisors.


Upcoming Events

Port Day
Thursday, May 2nd
Port Day is a signature Virginia Wesleyan event that demonstrates and promotes the academic achievement of students completing capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. During the conference-style event, held on the VWU campus, students share their work with either an oral or poster presentation. Port Day also features Virginia Wesleyan’s own Pathway to See Change Panels in which students reflect upon their experiences and offer advice about preparing for capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. Student presenters should visit the Port Day page on Virginia Wesleyan’s Portal (located under The Lighthouse) for deadline information, presentation suggestions, and poster design tips. View the schedule for the Fall 2018 Port Day.  

Port Day
Thursday, May 2nd
Port Day is a signature Virginia Wesleyan event that demonstrates and promotes the academic achievement of students completing capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. During the conference-style event, held on the VWU campus, students share their work with either an oral or poster presentation. Port Day also features Virginia Wesleyan’s own Pathway to See Change Panels in which students reflect upon their experiences and offer advice about preparing for capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. Student presenters should visit the Port Day page on Virginia Wesleyan’s Portal (located under The Lighthouse) for deadline information, presentation suggestions, and poster design tips. View the schedule for the Fall 2018 Port Day.  

All events take place at The Lighthouse: Center for Exploration & Discovery, Clarke Hall unless otherwise noted.

Port Day
Thursday, May 2nd
Port Day is a signature Virginia Wesleyan event that demonstrates and promotes the academic achievement of students completing capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. During the conference-style event, held on the VWU campus, students share their work with either an oral or poster presentation. Port Day also features Virginia Wesleyan’s own Pathway to See Change Panels in which students reflect upon their experiences and offer advice about preparing for capstone research, internship, and semester study away experiences. Student presenters should visit the Port Day page on Virginia Wesleyan’s Portal (located under The Lighthouse) for deadline information, presentation suggestions, and poster design tips. View the schedule for the Fall 2018 Port Day.