Jefferson in the News: Newspaper Articles

2014

October 29, 2014: Rollings: Science Festival Took Off Like a Rocket, The Roanoke Times

October 16, 2014: SMAAUW Members Accompany High School Students to Festival, The Roanoke Times

October 7, 2014: Pi Miler, Science Festival Coming from Science Museum, The Roanoke Star

October 3, 2014: New Medical Lab a Collaboration of 3 Area Colleges, The Roanoke Times

October 2, 2014: Blacksburg and Roanoke Kick Off Statewide Virginia Science Festival, The Roanoke Times

August 24, 2014: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

June 9, 2014: Communities Hold National Public Health Week Events: Health Departments, Schools, Celebrate National Observance, The Nation's Health

May 22, 2014: Roanoke Residents Graduate from Jefferson College of Health Sciences, The Roanoke Times

May 18, 2014: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

May 10, 2014: Jefferson College Graduation Held in New Downtown Location, The Roanoke Times

May 9, 2014: Students Graduate to Healthcare Professionals, The Roanoke Times

May 1, 2014: Dan Casey: Graduates' Earnings Not Factor of School's Size, The Roanoke Times

March 25, 2014: Jefferson College of Health Sciences and Virginia Western Sign Pacts, The Roanoke Star

March 19, 2014: Jefferson College of Health Sciences Adds Academic Allies, The Roanoke Times

March 16, 2014: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 23, 2014: Jefferson College hosts program information fair, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 3, 2014: VTC, Jefferson College host health care career fair, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 3, 2014: Health care career fair set for Jan. 7, The Roanoke Times

2013

Aug. 2,  2013: Following the Money: Calculating the Net Worth of a College Degree, The New York Times

Feb. 11,  2013: Push to Gauge Bang for Buck from College Gains Steam, The Wall Street Journal

2012

July 2, 2012: Volunteer Firefighter Dies of Injures, The Franklin News Post

June 21, 2012: Jefferson College Celebrates 2012 Commencement, The Roanoke Tribune

May 12, 2012: Colleges Celebrate Newest Graduates, The Roanoke Times

May 11, 2012: Jefferson College Adopts More Collegiate Air, The Roanoke Times

April 25, 2012: Sexual Assault Victims Share Stories at Take Back the Night, The Roanoke Times

April 5, 2012: "Emergency" at JCHS Prepares Students for Real Life, The Roanoke Star Sentinel

March 18, 2012: Colleges Work to Meet Student Needs in Healthcare Field, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 12, 2012: It Takes a Valley to Protect a Child, The Roanoke Star Sentinel

 Jan. 31, 2012: Roanoke City Annual Homeless Count - A Place to Call Home, The Roanoke Star Sentinel

Jan. 23, 2012: Roanoke City Annual Homeless Count - A Place to Call Home, The Roanoke Free Press

Jan. 22, 2012: Rx for Nursing Programs, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 17, 2012: Chilly Day with Warm Hearts Marks Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, The Roanoke Free Press

Jan. 17, 2012: Roanoke Felt King Legacy, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 16, 2012: Hundreds Turn Out to Celebrate King in Downtown Roanoke, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 15, 2012: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

2011

Dec. 9, 2011: Jefferson College of Health Sciences Commencement Ceremony Dec. 16, The Roanoke Times

Nov. 11, 2011: Radford University Eyes New Healthcare Classes in Roanoke, The Roanoke Times

Nov. 9, 2011: Online Registry Seeks Strategies to Beat Addiction, The Associated Press

Nov. 8, 2011: Jefferson College of Health Sciences Gets Renewal of grant to Address Violence Against Women, The Roanoke Times

Nov. 3, 2011: Jefferson College of Health Sciences to Offer Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy, The Roanoke Times

Oct. 30, 2011: What's Up Downtown?, The Roanoke Times

Oct. 22, 2011: Commencement Day Fills Veteran's One Gap, The Roanoke Times

Oct. 7, 2011: Physician Assistants are Key to Healthcare's Future, The Roanoke Times

Oct. 2, 2011: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

Sept. 29, 2011: Dr. NL Bishop Installed as JCHS President, The Roanoke Tribune

Sept. 19, 2011: An Inauguration for the President of Jefferson College, The Roanoke Times

Sept. 11, 2011: Demolition of Former Jefferson College of Health Sciences Under Way, The Roanoke Times

Aug. 28, 2011: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

 Aug. 14, 2011: Nurses Key to healthcare Access, The Roanoke Times

Aug. 17, 2011: Jefferson College of Health Sciences to Host Talk on Economics of Healthcare, The Roanoke Times

Aug. 16, 2011: Old Jefferson College of Health Sciences Building to be Demolished, The Roanoke Times

March 21, 2011: Medical Students Help It All Add Up with Tutoring William Fleming High School Students, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 22, 2011: Jefferson College Offering Accelerated Nursing Program, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 13, 2011: For Business and Your Professionals, a New Way of Life in Downtown Roanoke, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 9, 2011: Radford University Plans Clinic Space, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 7, 2011: Radford to Start Taking DPT Students in June, Richmond Times Dispatch

Feb. 5, 2011: Doctorate Program Achieves Benchmark, Radford News Journal

Jan. 30, 2011: Panelists Encourage Better Training for Job Applicants, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 16, 2011: Where Job Growth is Expected, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 16, 2011: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

2010

Dec. 22, 2010: Burning Calories Without Doing Anything, Danville Register & Bee

Dec. 15, 2010: Do Workouts, Colds Really Mix? It's Your Call, Danville Register & Bee

Dec. 10, 2013: Jefferson College Has Been Accredited, The Roanoke Times

Dec. 2, 2010: Jefferson College in Roanoke Using Patrick Henry Building, Virginian Review

Nov. 18, 2010: JCHS Cuts Ribbon on New Campus, Roanoke Star-Sentinel

Nov. 17, 2010: Gathering Emphasizes Ways to Avoid and Combat Cancer, Fincastle Herald

Oct. 17, 2010: School News, Buildings, Programs, Leaders and More, Richmond Times-Dispatch

Oct. 9, 2010: Jefferson College Celebrates Past, Looks to the Future, Roanoke Star-Sentinel

Oct. 9, 2010: Partnership Training Health Volunteers, Vinton Messenger

Sept. 2010: A New Era in Nursing: Community Health and Aging Population Shift RN Employment, Nursing News

Sept. 16, 2010: Radford Program will be Housed at Carilion, The Roanoke Times

Sept. 6, 2010: Business People, Education, Blue Ridge Business Journal

Sept. 1, 2010: Helping Hands Community Health Promoter Program Begins Sept. 9, Fincastle Herald,

Aug. 29, 2010: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

Aug. 23, 2010: Virginia Providers Win Healthcare Training Grants, Blue Ridge Business Journal

Aug. 22, 2010: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

Aug. 4, 2010: Ask Karen, Exercise Options, Danville Register & Bee

July 12, 2010: Business People, Blue Ridge Business Journal

June 27, 2010: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

June 19, 2010: RU Alum Officially to Head JCHS, The Radford News Journal

June 19, 2010: Bishop Officially Named President of Carilion Health Sciences College, The News Messenger

June 14, 2010: Business People, Blue Ridge Business Journal

June 11, 2010: Jefferson College Picks New President, The Roanoke Times

June 8, 2010: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

June 2, 2010: Darrell Shomaker is Appointed as a Director at JCHS, Virginian Leader

May 15, 2010: Economy Slows Jobs for New Nurses, The Roanoke Times

May 9, 2010: Physician Assistants Meet a Growing Need, Sunday Freelance-Star

May 7, 2010: LOA Area Agency on Aging Doles Out Awards, The Roanoke Times

April 29, 2010: Physician Assistants Fill a Growing Medical Need, The Roanoke Times

April 22, 2010: Graduate Following in His Family Firefighting Footsteps, Salem Times Register

April 21, 2010: Ready for the Road, The Roanoke Times

April 11, 2010: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

March 13, 2010: Physical Therapy Assistant is Hot Job, The Richmond Times Dispatch

March 11, 2010: Habitat House to be Dedicated on Saturday, Salem Times Register

Feb. 17, 2010: Ask Karen, Losing Weight, Danville Register & Bee

Feb. 11, 2010: Let's Get Moving on Improving Our Health, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 3, 2010: Ask Karen, Detox Diets, Danville Register & Bee

Jan. 27, 2010: Women's Wellness Luncheon, Smith Mountain Eagle

Jan. 27, 2010: Luncheon Promotes Women's Heart Health, Bedford Bulletin

Jan. 27, 2010: Ask Karen, Using Supplements with Workouts, Danville Register & Bee

2009

Dec. 16, 2009: RU Alum Named Interim President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences, The News Messenger

Dec. 16, 2009: Christiansburg Man Named Interim President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences, The News Messenger

Dec. 13, 2009: Names and Changes, The Roanoke Times

Dec. 4, 2009: Health College Names President, The Virginian Review

Dec. 3, 2009: News Near You for Dec. 3, The Richmond Times Dispatch

Oct. 29, 2009: This Year's Big Read if for Adults, Too, The Salem Times-Register

Aug. 27, 2009: Community health Promoter Program Initiated, The Roanoke Tribune

Aug. 20, 2009: Where Mission, Medicine Meet, The Roanoke Times

Aug. 13, 2009: Education, A Family Goal, The Roanoke Tribune

June 24, 2009: "Every Little Bit Counts," Says This Raw Foodist, The Roanoke Times

June 9, 2009: Health Lessons in Roanoke are Recognized, The Richmond Times Dispatch

May 20, 2009: Ask Karen, Keeping Fit at an Older Age, The Danville Register & Bee

May 4, 2009: Politics, Education and Boomers, The Blue Ridge Business Journal

May 1, 2009: Words of Wisdom for Soon-to-Be Graduates, The Roanoke Times

April 30, 2009: Mother Fills Many Roles, The Roanoke Times

April 29, 2009: Ask Karen, Exercising in Warmer Temperatures, The Danville Register & Bee

April 22, 2009: Moore Joins Wythe Bland Pediatrics in Wytheville, The Bland County Messenger

April 12, 2009: A Health Field: More Job Applicants are Seeking the Stability of Medical Careers, The Roanoke Times

April 2, 2009: Health in Your Hand, The Roanoke Times

March 20, 2009: Medical Mission, The Roanoke Times

February 22, 2009: Work in Progress, The Roanoke Times

February 22, 2009: Alphabet Soup - Graduate Degrees Flavored by Flexibility, Market, The Daily Progress

February 19, 2009: Helping Hands Community Health Promoter Program Starts, Salem Times Register

 February 12, 2009: Helping Hands Community Health Promoter Program Starts, Vinton Messenger

February 5, 2009: Helping Hands Community Health Promoter Program Offers Free Courses, The Roanoke Tribune

2008

Nov. 3, 2008: Nurse Educators Go Into High Gear, Blue Ridge Business Journal

October 30, 2008: JCHS to Offer Four Year Emergency Degree, The Virginian Review

October 28, 2008:Jefferson to Offer Bachelor's Degree in Emergency Services, The Roanoke Times

October 24, 2008: Tally of Nursing Students Rises, The Roanoke Times

October 22, 2008: Grant Money Will Target Safety for Area Campus, Smith Mountain Eagle

October 19, 2008: Carving Out a Niche, The Daily Progress

October 19, 2008: High Paying Jobs Boost Enrollment, The Daily Progress

September 24, 2008: Asthma Sufferers Needed for Study, Smith Mountain Eagle

September 11, 2008: Free Asthma Education Offered, The Roanoke Tribune

July 23, 2008: A True Balancing Act, The Gazette-Virginian

June 30, 2008: Jefferson College Head to Retire, Blue Ridge Business Journal

June 19, 2008: President to Retire Next Year, The Southwest Times

June 18, 2008: President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences Announces Her Retirement, The Virginian Review

June 4, 2008: A New Addition to Franklin County, The Franklin News-Post

May 19, 2008: Program Attacks the Nursing Shortage Head On, Blue Ridge Business Journal

May 9, 2008: Woman Takes Winding Path to Medical Career, The Roanoke Times

Feb. 18, 2008: Giving it the Old College Try, Play by Play

January 2008: ROTEC Health Careers Students Excel, Roanoke Technical Education Center Newsletter

Jan. 30, 2008: Jefferson Health Sciences College Adds Two Degrees, Smith Mountain Eagle

Jan. 24, 2008: Jefferson College of Health Sciences Approved for Offering Two New Graduate Degrees, The Roanoke Tribune

Jan. 17, 2008: Jefferson College Gets New Degrees Approval, The Virginian Review

Jan. 16, 2008: Jefferson College Adds Two Master's Programs, The Roanoke Times

Jan. 14, 2008: Health Care, Blue Ridge Business Journal

Jan. 11, 2008: The New College Try, Roanoke Star Sentinel

2007

Nov. 21, 2007: Job Lets Sluss Help Others, Remain in Home Community, Dickenson-Star

Nov. 16, 2007: Dobson Wins Italian Delight Scholarship, Gazette-Virginian

Nov. 7, 2007: Health Sciences Student Receives Scholarship Award, Smith Mountain Eagle

Nov. 1, 2007: Pilot Program Gives Roanoke City health Career Students Opportunity to Take Free College Classes at Jefferson College, Roanoke Tribune