Archive | September 16, 2013
Awards Committee Now Accepting Applications

O’Quinn Receives Fellowship to Dublin City University

In the spring of 2013, Dr. Lisa O’Quinn was awarded a post-doctoral fellowship by Dublin City University (DCU), Office of Civic Engagement, in Dublin, Ireland, to serve as the primary researcher responsible for the creation of an instrument which measured the university’s involvement in civic engagement programs and the impact these outreach efforts have had […]

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Alexandria Hosts Turkish Educators

Twenty educators from Aksaray University in Turkey participated this summer in an American Culture and Language Training Workshop in Higher Education at NOVA’s Alexandria Campus. The month-long classes were led by Dr. Sonja L. Taylor and co-taught with Professor Ian Stone. The course ran from July 15 to August 9. Scholars learned about the U.S. […]

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New Adjunct Orientation

Loudoun Campus Prepares Adjuncts for Fall

The Loudoun Adjunct Professional Development program was off to a busy start in August. Beginning with a New Adjunct Orientation where 27 new adjuncts spent an evening learning about campus resources for faculty, administrative responsibilities, how to prepare for the first day of class and how to operate classroom technology. The second event of the […]

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Back by Demand: Practical Project Management Training

Human Resources (HR) is pleased to announce the course Practical Project Management – Applications to Fit the Educational Environment will be offered again this fall. Practical Project Management is a five-session course that introduces participants to the basic principles of project management methodology. Participants learn to plan, measure and report projects for NOVA by applying it to […]

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Matt Thurlow

Constitution Day Is Coming

Mark your calendars for Constitution Day at Annandale. The speaker will be Matthew A. Thurlow of Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library on September 17 at 12:30 p.m. in the CE Theater. The title of his speech will be “Furnishing Constitutional America.” Thurlow is the assistant director of development, major gifts and planned giving. He manages the […]

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TAC Training Is Available

TAC Brings LUNCH and LEARN to You

Title:                VoiceThreads: How to Enhance Online Communication in the Cloud Presenter:       Alicia Tucker (MA), history program head and faculty Date & Time:  Thursday, September 19, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Location:        Fairfax 4, 3922 Pender Drive in Room 121 (see below for directions) This session will examine […]

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Science Seminar on Nuclear Power

All students, staff and faculty are cordially invited to a science seminar titled “The Past, Present and Future of Nuclear Power” by Dr. Craig Jensen, NOVA physics faculty, on Friday, September 27 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Theater. Light refreshments and a “Meet and Greet the Speaker” will be 11:30 p.m. to […]

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Woodbridge Hosts Two Art Exhibitions

Cross Culture: Transnational Identity in Recent Video Art August 27 to October 4 The Gallery at NOVA-Woodbridge Cross Culture focuses on contemporary video works by new and established international video artists who investigate identities that emerge as a result of existing in hybrid cultural, political and economic spaces. The selected artists for Cross Culture are well-respected in the […]

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Mixed Media on Paper

Fisher Gallery Features Mei Mei Chang’s Work

At the Schlesinger Center Margaret W. & Joseph L. Fisher Gallery, Mei Mei Chang’s “Voyage in Tangible Space,” a mixed media exhibition will be available for viewing from Friday, September 6 to Sunday, October 6. The opening reception is Saturday, September 7 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The Fisher Art Gallery is located in the […]

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2013 VRS Member Benefit Profiles Now Available Online

The Annual Member Benefit Profiles (MBPs) for Plan 1 and Plan 2 employees for 2013 are now available in myVRS. Your Member Benefit Profile (MBP) helps you map your retirement strategy. It is your online benefits statement providing important information about your retirement and other benefits as of June 30, 2013, and you can find it […]

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Four Easy Ways to Stay Informed

In the midst of the busy fall semester, crowded parking lots and piles of paperwork, you may be asking yourself, “How can I keep up with the news and events going on at NOVA?” Here are a few suggestions for staying informed this year: 1. NOVA’s Home Page is a great resource for getting the information you […]

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Flyers: September 16, 2013

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