Joel Rudy is the king of the Boolean search, a lover of books, and a collector of toys. He loves the mountains of the region and can often be found outdoors, either hiking the Creeper Trail or cruising the region’s backroads in his Model A pickup. He has a penchant for vintage items and a passion for history.
Alicia Roberts, a registered nurse (RN) with extensive patient-care and teaching experience, has joined Virginia Highlands Community College as instructor of the college’s new one-year Practical Nursing program.
VHCC has received reaffirmation of its accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Colleges (SACSCOC) through 2028, a major accomplishment that allows VHCC to continue granting degrees and providing federal financial aid to its students.