Archive | April 15, 2013

Manassas Women’s History Month Celebration Successful

The Office of Student Life sponsored the events and several faculty/staff members coordinated the festivities. One of the highlights of the month featured award winning poet Sonia Sanchez, who captivated the audience in Colgan Theater for almost two hours with her wit, historical experiences and prose. The celebration also included a Women’s History Chat & […]

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PTK Winners

Manassas PTK Chapter Earns Awards at Regional Conference

The Manassas Campus Alpha Iota Zeta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa took home 16 awards at the regional conference in Richmond. Along with these awards, they received the coveted Five Star Level at the national level. “Phi Theta Kappa chapters have five levels of engagement that progress from campus involvement to regional and international involvement. […]

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Provost Brian Foley

MEC Hosts Virginia Gubernatorial Hopeful

MEC Provost Brian Foley hosted Terry McAuliffe who plans to run on the Democratic ticket in the Virginia gubernatorial race. McAuliffe’s April 1 visit to the MEC was part of his full 23-college Virginia Community College System tour. The MEC was McAuliffe’s ninth stop. President Robert G. Templin, Jr. was present to answer McAuliffe’s many […]

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Provost Brian Foley

Dr. Howard Kelley Named MEC Faculty of the Month

Dr. Howard Kelley, director of the MEC Restorative Dental Clinic, was named MEC faculty of the month for April. In presenting the award, Provost Brian Foley cited Kelley’s tremendous work within the community as well as his being the face of NOVA’s partnership with the Northern Virginia Dental Society. Each year, Kelley hosts Give Kids […]

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NOVA TV: NOVA Idol 2013

To view NOVA Idol 2013, please visit: http://www.nvcc.edu/tvcenter/vod/CourseView.aspx?Course=NVCC+ORIGINAL+PROGRAMS%2fNOVA+IDOL.

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2013 Legacy Lecture This Week

The 2013 Legacy Lecture will be held on Tuesday, April 16 at 12:30 p.m. in the CE Forum, Annandale Campus. This year’s honoree is Mary Zimmerman, recently retired professor of history at Annandale. The event is free and open to the public.

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Invitation to the Faculty of the Year Reception

Invitation to the Faculty of the Year Reception

The NVCC Alumni Federation Board of Governors cordially invites you to attend the 2013 Faculty of the Year Reception to be held in the Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center Forum, Friday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m. All nominees will receive a certificate and one faculty member from each campus will receive the annual Faculty […]

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Dr. Robert Beichner

CETL’s Leading Voices Speaker Series Continues: SCALE–UP

The Student-Centered Active Learning Environment with Upside-down Pedagogies will be April 19 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Manassas Innovation Park Center. Speaker: Dr. Robert Beichner Director of North Carolina State STEM Initiative North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina Register: http://www.nvcc.edu/cetl/training/ From Beichner’s website: Educational research indicates that students should collaborate on interesting […]

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Annual Alexandria Spring Scholarship Luncheon

The annual Alexandria Spring Scholarship Luncheon will be held on Friday, April 19 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Bisdorf AA 158. At this year’s spring luncheon, students will be treated to a delightful meal, inspired musical entertainment, and wonderful fellowship. Alexandria will also reveal this year’s scholarship recipients. Since 2003, the Alexandria Scholarship […]

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Back by Popular Demand

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) brings you the semester long Faculty Focus Series: Course Development for New and Seasoned Faculty. There are two sessions remaining! Come to one or all! Please click here to register. Both sessions are from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the CETL Center (AN CG 218). […]

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Georgetown Professor Jeremy Haft to Speak at Woodridge

On April 23, Georgetown Professor Jeremy Haft will be speaking on the business implications of the trade policy the United States has with China. This presentation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Woodbridge Campus Theater and is sponsored by the College Global Studies Committee. Haft is a serial entrepreneur, book author […]

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Alexandria Partners With Blues Alley to Showcase Jazz

The NOVA Alexandria Music Department is excited to be partnering with Blues Alley in April for Jazz Appreciation Month. All faculty, staff and students are invited to join in these two events. John Kocur Quintet (faculty) Monday, April 15 CD Release Party Sets are at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. COST: $18 cover, $12 minimum […]

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NOVA Basketball Camp Registration Time: Discount Offered for Faculty/Staff

Registration is underway for summer basketball camps and NOVA faculty/staff get a special discounted rate. NOVA is hosting boys basketball camp July 8 to 11 and girls camp July 15 to 18 at the NOVA Annandale Campus Ernst Gym for ages 9 to 14. The time is 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and the fee […]

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Outstanding Service to the College Awards Extended

The Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation sponsors the Outstanding Service to the College Awards which includes a $1,500 check, a plaque, and recognition at both the fall commencement and foundation dinner. There are three awards each year to classified staff, three to teaching faculty, one to non-teaching faculty (counselors, librarians, administrators, instructional technologists), and […]

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Flyers: April 15, 2013

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