The group cuts the cake

MEC Celebrates 10th Anniversary

On July 8, the Medical Education Campus (MEC) celebrated its 10-year anniversary by inviting Dr. Charlene Connolly, founding provost, and Dr. Belle Wheelan, former NOVA president, back for the festivities. It was a fun and moving time shared with NOVA’s current administration and board, MEC faculty and staff, and local elected officials. Those in attendance included Senator Adam Ebbin (30th District); Senator Barbara Favola (31st … Continue reading MEC Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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Staff and Faculty Honored With ACCT Award Nominations

“In its almost 50 years of existence, Northern Virginia Community College has been blessed with a wealth of talent at all levels,” said Dr. Jerome Barrett, new chair of the NOVA College Board. “This year we decided to seek awards for four such talented individuals, as well as the institution itself.” The awards will be given by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) at … Continue reading Staff and Faculty Honored With ACCT Award Nominations

Takako Shigehisa, and Jay Bhatt

Shigehisa and Chi Receive Blackboard Catalyst Award

Takako Shigehisa (AL), assistant professor of Japanese and assistant dean of World Languages, and Dr. Shaoyu Chi, Extended Learning Institute (ELI) instructional designer, were named winners of the Blackboard Catalyst Award for Exemplary Course Program. The award honors members of the educational community who design and develop exciting and innovative courses that represent the very best in technology and learning. JPN 101 (Beginning Japanese I) … Continue reading Shigehisa and Chi Receive Blackboard Catalyst Award

Live flowers as well as books

A Collection of Art as Well as Books

The Annandale Campus Library has renewed the look of its facility by installing artwork in creative places using creative materials. Among the eye-catching works are sound suppression panels with photographs of skateboards that students brought into the library. As shown in the accompanying photograph, the Skateboards in the Library collection includes “Santa Cruz” and “Penny.” The panels will soon be installed on the library walls … Continue reading A Collection of Art as Well as Books

FY 2014 eVA Exclusion List – Supplemental Information

The following general types of purchases are excluded from eVA starting in FY 2014. These purchases will not be entered into eVA and no eVA fees will be charged. 1. Accreditation fees and academic testing services 2. Government-to-government purchases, other than purchases from mandatory sources 3. Public utilities (electric, natural gas, water, sewer) 4. Travel for individual travelers (if not using the Travel Agency) A … Continue reading FY 2014 eVA Exclusion List – Supplemental Information