Cindy Bither
Administrative Assistant
P: (540) 464-7207
F: (540) 464-7443

111 Smith Hall
Lexington, VA 24450

News and Features

  • VMI Kicks Off Major Fundraising Campaign

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 12, 2014 – Virginia Military Institute today announced the start of the public phase of a major effort designed to raise $225 million to support all aspects of the Institute.  To date, more than $180 million has been raised toward the goal.Read More →
  • Asian Business Expert to Speak

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 11, 2014 – A visiting professor who specializes in Asian business dynamics will speak at VMI on Thursday, Nov. 13. The talk, “Creating Harmony in Chinese Business Relations,” will be given by Stephen T. McCane at 8 p.m. in Gillis Theater in Marshall Hall.Read More →
  • ‘Honor in Service’ Theme of Leadership Conference

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 10, 2014 – Registration is open for “Honor in Service: Leaders Responding to the Needs of their Time,” the 2015 leadership conference sponsored by the VMI Center for Leadership and Ethics.Read More →
  • Congressman to Receive Daniels Humanitarian Award

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 7, 2014 –  Rep. John Lewis, a congressman with deep ties to the Civil Rights Movement, has been selected as the next recipient of the VMI Board of Visitors' Jonathan M. Daniels ’61 Humanitarian Award.Read More →
  • Blasting to Begin Monday

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 7, 2014 – A contractor will be conducting blasting operations for the Corps Physical Training Facility Phase I project, at Diamond and Main streets, beginning Monday, Nov. 10.Read More →
  • Reagan, Gorbachev Share Radical Vision

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 4, 2014 – “The Enduring Legacy: Leadership and National Security Affairs During the Ronald Reagan Era” came to a close today with a panel session that gave insight into the motivations of the two world leaders whose ideals and efforts made possible a peaceful end to the Cold War: President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev.Read More →
  • At Reagan Conference, Cadet Assistants Work, Learn – and Network

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 4, 2014 – It’s been a whirlwind two days for Salena Chiep ’16 and Austin Bajc ’17, cadet assistants at the John A. Adams ’71 Center for Military History and Strategic Analysis, as a conference on the foreign policy legacy of former President Ronald Reagan wraps up – but both agreed that the gathering has been an invaluable learning experience.Read More →
  • Reagan’s Diplomacy: Cooperative Negotiation, Backed by Strength

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 4, 2014 – Ronald Reagan’s policies didn’t drive the Soviet Union to capitulation, but rather set the stage for a negotiated end to the Cold War, said Jack F. Matlock Jr., whose roles in the policy and diplomatic maneuverings of the 1980s gave him a front-row seat for the peaceful end to the 40-year military standoff.Read More →
  • 'Play the Long Game'

    LEXINGTON, Va., Nov. 3, 2014 – The former NATO supreme allied commander Europe told an audience of VMI cadets, faculty, and Cold War scholars earlier today that building bridges, not walls, will be key to solving the myriad security challenges facing the global community in the 21st century.Read More →
  • Talk to Focus on Biological Cybersecurity Strategy

    LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 27, 2014 – A cybersecurity expert who specializes in the use of biologically inspired solutions to the problem of information leakage will speak at VMI on Monday, Oct. 27.Read More →