Teens cooking

Teens cooking in Abingdon on June 22 BY CAROLYN R. WILSON | For the Washington County News | Posted 7 days ago Gibson McPeek is interested in a lot of things at age 13. He likes to camp with his family and he recently earned his black belt in karate, a long-awaited feat for the youth. But during […]

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Cooking Along The Crooked Road

Cooking Along The Crooked Road, a culinary program at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, announced its 2015 summer class schedule. Taught by local chefs and accomplished cooks, these noncredit, hands-on enrichment classes are open to the public. Adult and youth classes are available and meet in the teaching kitchen at the Southwest Virginia Higher […]

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SWVTC 16th Annual Awards Banquet & Gala

Published by the Bristol Herald Courier Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:15 am | Updated: 12:19 pm, Fri Jun 12, 2015. Posted on May 20, 2015 by Tammy Childress The Southwestern Virginia Technology Council (SWVTC) will present the SWVTC High Tech/Advanced Manufacturing Awards for 2015 at the Annual Awards Banquet and Gala June 4 at the […]

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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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