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Government Contracting Strategies Information Session || “Online Strategies for Getting Hired by Government Contractors”

Hello NOVA students,

Learn about hiring practices, how to communicate, and how to get your resume noticed by Government Contractors in today’s virtual and online world. This virtual ZOOM conference call program will be led by Alexandra McCargo, the President and CEO of Precision Collective, a management consulting company. Ms. McCargo has held several roles on both the direct and indirect sides of government contracting.

RSVP with NOVA Career Connection to get the ZOOM webinar invitation https://www.nvcc.edu/career-services/career-connection.html.

If you require captions in order to participate in this webinar, please notify novacareerservices@nvcc.edu

2019 – 2020 NOVA Alexandria Campus Student Writing Awards || Submissions Call

Do you like prizes? Showcase your amazing writing in the upcoming 2019-2020 NOVA Alexandria Campus Student Writing Awards to have a chance to earn a gift card.

Submissions are now accepted until Wednesday, 18 March 2020.

Writing categories include the following:

 Poetry
 Short Story
 Essay
 Screenwriting/One-Act Play-Writing

Contact:
Professor Alex Purugganan || apurugganan@nvcc.edu

NOVA OEMS Information Alert || Don’t Spread Germs at Work

Protecting yourself and others from respiratory illnesses like the flu starts with you. The NOVA OEMS (Office of Emergency Management and Safety) has posted signage about campus concerning germ and influenza precautions from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which are also the same guidance for the Covid-19 virus.

If you’re sick, stay home, and rest.

Slow the spread of germs….cover your coughs and sneezes and wash your hands often.

Information will be displayed on campus bulletin boards and on mirrors in bathrooms.

Contact:
For more information about this announcement, please contact NOVA Alexandria Campus Department of Operations office || Bisdorf Building || Room AA-187

1st Annual NOVA Voices || Request for Proposals

Hello NOVA Alexandria Campus Faculty and Staff!

You are invited to submit a proposal to present your research or share best practices (in higher education) at this year’s poster session.

The annual event is expected to bring together colleagues from across the college to share our scholarship through a platform for professional engagement in a casual setting. Colleagues currently working on their dissertations are encouraged to present and receive useful feedback from their peers. The proposal should include an abstract (150-word limit), the name(s) of the presenter(s), and the title of the presentation.

The deadline to submit an abstract for consideration is 02/25/2020.

Use the link below to submit your proposal: https://v.ht/NOVAVoices2020

Event:
1st Annual NOVA Voices || Request for Proposals

Date:
Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Time:
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location:
NOVA Alexandria Campus || Fine Arts Building || AFA Lobby

Contact:
Meredith Kintzing || mkintzing@nvcc.edu or Nakul Kumar || nkumar@nvcc.edu

NOVA Alexandria Campus Fashion Show || Modeling Auditions

The NOVA Alexandria Campus Fashion Show committee is holding auditions for male and female models for the upcoming Fashion Show (03/25/2020). No special attire necessary to audition and it is open to ALL NOVA students! If you’ve got what it takes, plan on attending one of the modeling auditions (see times/locations below).

See you soon!

Event:
NOVA Alexandria Campus Fashion Show Auditions
Date:
Monday, 24 February 2020
Time:
12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
Location:
NOVA Alexandria Campus || Bisdorf Building || Room AA-158
Contact:
Eric Wynn || ewynn@nvcc.edu

Event:
NOVA Alexandria Campus Fashion Show Auditions
Date:
Thursday, 27 February 2020
Time:
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location:
NOVA Alexandria Campus || Bisdorf Building || Room AA-158
Contact:
Eric Wynn || ewynn@nvcc.edu

Event:
NOVA Alexandria Campus Fashion Show
Date:
Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Time:
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location:
NOVA Alexandria Campus || Bisdorf Building || Room AA-128 (Cafeteria)
Contact:
Eric Wynn || ewynn@nvcc.edu

NOVA Alexandria Campus Annual Children’s Concert || Free Concert

The Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Alexandria Music Department presents its FREE Annual Children’s Concert on Thursday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. at The Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall. Joining the NOVA Band will be the George Mason Elementary School 5th Grade Jazz Ensemble, the Amati Orchestra (6th grade) of Francis C. Hammond Middle School, as well as band and orchestra students from local elementary and middle schools.

Program selections will include: March of the Resistance from Star Wars: The Force Awakens by John Williams, Excursions for Trumpet and Band by Bruce Broughton, Concerto for Clarinet by Artie Shaw and the world premiere of Le’oria, the City of Music by NOVA student Nathan Pereda. Guest soloists will be Denny Edelbrock on trumpet and Brian Jones on clarinet.

Event: NOVA Alexandria Campus Annual Children’s Concert || Free Concert
Date: Thursday, 27 February 2020
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: NOVA Alexandria Campus || Schlesinger Center || 4915 East Campus Drive || Alexandria, VA 22311
Contact: Lisa Eckstein || leckstein@nvcc.edu

Celebrate! Black History Month: “African American Suffragists”

Please join us in celebrating Black History Month! Professor Susan Monroe will be giving a special presentation on African American suffragists. You will learn about how black women organized and contributed to the expansion of voting rights in the United States.

Event: Celebrate! Black History Month: “African American Suffragists”
Date: Friday, 21 February 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Location: NOVA Alexandria Campus || Bisdorf Building || Dr. Jean Braden Center || Room AA-331
Contact: Dr. Jean Braden Center || 703-933-5038