$2.5 Million in New Appalachian Regional Commission Grants Awarded

New grants will support entrepreneurship, workforce development, and infrastructure RICHMOND— Today it was announced that Virginia will receive more than $2.5 million in grants from the Appalachian Regional Commission’s (ARC) Partnership for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization (POWER) Initiative. The funding will support broadband infrastructure expansion, workforce development, and job growth efforts through economic… Read More $2.5 Million in New Appalachian Regional Commission Grants Awarded

SWVA Employment Opportunities & Job Fair From the Norton VEC – Sept. 20, 2021

AREA EMPLOYERS ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING APPLICANTS FOR JOBS RECEIVED IN THE LAST 30 DAYS.  For information or referral instructions, please contact our office with the job order number.  Information on these positions, older job orders, jobs posted by other sources, and jobs throughout the state, can be obtained online at www.VaWorkConnect.com.  Please note that persons requesting specific information… Read More SWVA Employment Opportunities & Job Fair From the Norton VEC – Sept. 20, 2021

SWVA Employment Opportunities From the Richlands VEC – Sept. 16, 2021

AREA EMPLOYERS ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING APPLICANTS FOR JOBS RECEIVED IN THE LAST 30 DAYS.  For information or referral instructions, please contact our office with the job order number.  Information on these positions, older job orders, jobs posted by other sources, and jobs throughout the state, can be obtained online at www.VaWorkConnect.com.  Please note that persons requesting specific information… Read More SWVA Employment Opportunities From the Richlands VEC – Sept. 16, 2021

Antibiotic Development: Subscribing to New Ideas

GUEST EDITORIAL — By Francesca Tomasi, Kevin Ma, and Megan McCurry With multiple highly effective vaccines against COVID-19, we have begun to round a corner on the current pandemic. But another crisis looms. Bacteria and fungi are mutating to resist our current antibiotics. Soon, the world may have no effective antibiotics left to fight certain… Read More Antibiotic Development: Subscribing to New Ideas