VMI Day of Giving: One Extra Day for VMI
This leap year, we have one extra day—Feb. 29. Give now to benefit today’s cadets and tomorrow’s leaders.
Institute leadership continues to communicate important information for cadets, their families, faculty & staff, and the VMI community at-large:
Support the Corps by participating in VMI’s Day of Giving! Make a gift to the fund of your choice before midnight tonight, and help us reach our goal of 500 donors.
Generous donations from alumni, family, and friends help VMI set the standard for excellence and provide a top-notch academic experience, professional military training, and high-quality athletic facilities. There are eight different ways you can donate and make an impact that cadets will be able to see and experience every day. Rah Virginia Mil!
The Superintendent regrets to inform the VMI community of the death of Col. Patrick “Pat” Mayerchak, professor emeritus, who passed away on Dec. 28, 2022, at the age of 79.
VMI welcomes guest speaker Shaquem Griffin on Feb. 1 at 7:45 p.m. in Gillis Theater, Marshall Hall. Griffin, who played in the NFL for the Seattle Seahawks as a linebacker, has only one hand. The event is free and open to the public as part of the CLE’s Courageous Leadership speaker series.
Col. Tom Timmes ’92, professor of civil and environmental engineering, and Institute and Corps Sgt. Maj. Tom Sowers, were recognized recently by Jim Schaus, Southern Conference league commissioner for being named members of the All-Southern Conference Faculty and Staff Team for AY22-23.
The Jackson House Museum seeks volunteers to assist in the museum gift shop. Volunteering at the local historic site provides unique opportunities to interact with visitors from across the country, promote local history, and gain experience working in a museum as well as in retail.