Green Club – Fall 2018

All NOVA students are invited to join the Green Club, the Alexandria campus’ environmental club.  Last year, we visited museums, attended conferences, participated in Earth Day activities, and revived the campus garden.

What will we do this year?  That’s up to YOU!

Our first meeting is Mon., 9/10 3:30-4:40pm in Bisdorf 132.

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Register for Fall 2018

Registration is open for Fall 2018 at NOVA.  I am teaching ENV 121 and ENV 122.

ENV 121 – Tues./Thurs. 12:30-3:10pm

ENV 121 – Tues./Thurs. 4:30-7:10pm

ENV 122 – Mon./Wed. 4:30-7:10pm

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Dr. Bozarth on “With Good Reason” Radio Show!

NOVA Alexandria Cinema Professor Lucy Gebre-Egziabher and Environmental Science Professor Christine Bozarth are featured on NPR, on the “With Good Reason” program, in an interview about the 2018 NOVA Student Film Festival – Films Without Walls series on Climate Change that premiered this year.…/moving-pictures/…

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GMU Apiary Spring 2018

ENV 121 students had the opportunity to visit the GMU apiary and learn about honeybees.

The queen is marked by the beekeeper for easy identification. Photo: Matt Sidler

ENV 121 students at the apiary. Photo: Abril Herrera

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ENV 121 Students Discuss the Bay

ENV 121 students debate how to address the problem of nutrient pollution in the Chesapeake Bay.  Students represent different stakeholders: chicken farmers, a big chicken corporation, fishermen, and environmentalists.

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Register for Summer 2018

Registration for Summer 2018 classes begins March 27.  I am offering ENV 121 during the first 5 weeks session.  Class is MTWR 10am-2:40pm starting on 5/29.  Search for classes here. Register using myNOVA.

ENV 121 fulfills the Physical or Life Science Elective w/ Lab for non-Science majors!

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Student Film Festival

Submit your film to the 2018 NOVA Student Film Festival.  Find guidelines and deadlines on this site.

This year, Film Collaborative International is presenting films on climate change as part of the Festival.  The Festival will be on 4/26 6-9pm so save the date!

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Register for Spring 2018

We offer several options for ENV 121 and ENV 122 in Spring 2018.

ENV 121 16-week session:  Mon./Wed. 7:30 – 10:10pm; Tues./Thurs. 12:30 – 3:10pm; Tues./Thurs. 4:30 – 7:10pm.

ENV 121 1st 8-week session: Mon./Wed. 9:30am – 3:10pm

ENV 122 16-week session: Mon./Wed. 4:30 – 7:10pm

ENV 122 2nd 8-week session: Mon./Wed. 9:30am – 3:10pm

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Registration for current students begins 11/6.  Registration for new students begins 11/13.

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ENV 121 Students Visit the GMU Apiary

ENV 121 students have a chance to visit the apiary at GMU to learn about honeybees.


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Join the Student Green Club

Are you a NOVA student who cares about the environment?  Join the student Green Club!  Email or Like us on Facebook at NOVA Green Club for information on upcoming meetings and events.

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