• VMI to honor Georgia Rep. Lewis with humanitarian award

    LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Virginia Military Institute is honoring civil rights activist and Georgia Rep. John Lewis. VMI says Lewis will be honored March 11 with the Jonathan M. Daniels Humanitarian Award. The award is…

  • VMI cadet convicted of making false assault report

    LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Military Institute cadet has been fined $500 for falsely reporting that a VMI police officer sexually assaulted her. The cadet also received a 60-day suspended sentence. Lexington/Rockbridge County Commonwealth’s…

  • Ed Dept: VMI engaged in sex discrimination

    STEVE SZKOTAK Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Military Institute and the Obama administration announced an agreement Friday to address what the government called a sexually hostile environment for female cadets on the…

  • VMI responds to cadets’ sexist, racist online posts

    A series of derogatory online posts that apparently came from Virginia Military Institute cadets has the school scrambling for explanations amidst outrage.