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  • 1. The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center
    Revitalizing Southern VA through educational access & innovation
  • 2. Community-based
    • 20+ year track record
    • 3. Early community recognition of nexus b/t education & economic development
    • 4. 2001 move to new facility, financed & equipped with no state monies
    • 5. 2006 state agency designation
    • 6. SCHEV Report recommendations expand role to program development & innovation
  • Collaborative
    • Environment where rural citizens can get an education
    • 7. Facilities, technology, support services
    • 8. Nine educational partners
    • 9. From GED to PhD
    • 10. 2009 unduplicated headcount of 3124
    • 11. Students from 16 VA counties & 4 cities
    • 12. Degree programs – 82% Non-degree – 14% Dual enrollment – 4%
  • Tech driven
    • Center for Nursing Excellence: CNA, ADN, MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner
    • 13. Advanced manufacturing labs configured in smart factory approach
    • 14. 21-station design-industry standard digital MAC lab
    • 15. Southern Virginia Educational Network (SVEN)
    • 16. Free WIFI and 200 station open computer labs
  • Innovative
    • Business of Art & Design signature programming
    • 17. Modeled after VCU’s da Vinci Center & Georgia Institute of Technology
    • 18. Focused on Knowledge Economy creative & collaborative skills
    • 19. Holistic, project-based
    • 20. 2+2+2 educational pathway
    • 21. National juried competitions
    • 22. International component
  • Research & Development
    • R&D Center of Advanced Manufacturing & Energy Efficiencies
    • 23. Big “D” little “R”
    • 24. CCAM & RR tie-in
    • 25. Smart Factory approach
    • 26. Blacksburg “toy”
    • 27. Wine barrel
    • 28. Scramjet
  • 29. Questions?
    Dr. Betty H. Adams
    Executive Director
    bettyadams@svhed.org

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