Archive | December 10, 2012

NOVA Remembers Assistant Chief Jerry Tolson

Assistant Chief of Police Gerald “Jerry” Tolson passed away on November 19, 2012, after a brief illness. Chief Tolson came to NOVA in 2005 with an extensive background in law enforcement. He graduated from the Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy in 1981 and served as a patrol officer in the towns of Quantico and Dumfries. […]

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Congressman Gerry Connolly

Medical Education Campus Honors Congressman Gerry Connolly

NOVA’s Medical Education Campus held an event on November 19 to honor Congressman Gerry Connolly (D-11th) and to thank him for his role in securing a Department of Education grant for NOVA’s Clinical Data Coding and Health Information Management programs. The congressman also answered questions related to education, healthcare and other topics. The $500,000 grant […]

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Manassas Campus Senior Citizens Holiday Celebration committee

Fun and Good Cheer at Annual Manassas Senior Citizens Holiday Celebration

A merry crowd of more than 150 people enjoyed the 21th annual Senior Citizens Holiday Celebration held November 29 at the Manassas Campus. Committee chairwoman Patricia Knight Gary welcomed the seniors and thanked them for bringing holiday spirit to the Manassas Campus. Gary has spearheaded the event for more than two decades. NBC-4 meteorologist Chuck […]

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NOVA massage therapy student

Woodbridge Massage Students Take Part in Annual Marine Corps Marathon

In October, more than 40 current and former massage therapy students and four instructors volunteered to give post-event massages at the Marine Corps Marathon. The massage event was organized by Solace Clinical Massage and its owner, Jennifer Sovine, a full-time NOVA massage therapy instructor. Sovine’s months of planning and organizational skills made the event a wonderful learning […]

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Pathway to the Baccalaureate Program Leads Students to Pathways in Service

Pathway Advisory Council (PAC) has formed a Disaster Relief Committee with the sole purpose of assisting those affected by Hurricane Sandy. On December 18, 57 NOVA students and volunteers will travel to selected areas of New Jersey to distribute collected donations and help with the cleanup effort. So far, PAC has received donations from Safeway, […]

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Women's conference

Manassas Campus Co-Sponsors Women’s Leadership Conference

The Manassas Campus partnered with the Prince William Chamber of Commerce as one of the co-sponsors of the 2nd Annual Women’s Leadership Conference. More than 200 entrepreneurs, executives and area professionals participated in the dynamic conference. Breakout workshops included such topics as mentoring, philanthropy in the community, balancing work/life and others. Provost Roger Ramsammy was invited by […]

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American Association for Respiratory Care National Convention

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Presents at National Conference

On November 9, members of the Medical Education Campus Respiratory Therapy faculty traveled to New Orleans for the American Association for Respiratory Care National Convention. Terri Clark, Rosary Ossorio and Kathy Grilliot had their research accepted to present, and they discussed the optimal alarm situations and appropriate modes on six different ventilators when using a […]

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MEC student speaking with a college representative

Medical Education Campus Hosts Annual Transfer Fair

Turnout was high for the MEC’s annual Transfer Fair. Students had the opportunity to visit with recruiters from 17 schools in Virginia and other local areas. Representatives were onsite from American Public University, Bluefield College, Chamberlain College of Nursing, DeVry University, Excelsior College, George Mason CHHS, George Mason Pre-Health, George Washington University School of Nursing, Howard […]

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Don’t Forget to Register: Power Up Your Pedagogy

The Eighth Annual Power UP your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference is open for registration. All faculty and professional staff are cordially invited to register online. You can also follow the Conference on Twitter at #pup13. PUP is an exciting, award-winning, professional development conference that brings together all NOVA faculty. Attendees leave with amazing new insights about the […]

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Annual Semmler Grant for Technology Awards

The NVCC Educational Foundation Annual Giving Fund provides mini-grants for technology on the Annandale Campus. The Semmler Grants are aimed at providing faculty/staff with the funds they need to implement technology in the classroom, in the office or in labs, or to provide professional development opportunities in the area of technology. During the 2012/13 academic […]

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Adjunct Faculty Grant Program Announcement

NOVA’s Human Resources Training and Professional Development Unit is pleased to announce the availability of professional development grants for adjunct faculty members who teach at least one course at the College during the 2012-2013 academic year. The maximum grant award is $1,500 (less FICA, federal and state income tax if applicable). Applicants may submit more than […]

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Dec. 10 - Flyer 4

Flyers: December 10, 2012

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