Convocation 2014

Save the Date for 2014 Fall Convocation

NOVA faculty are invited to the 2014 Fall Convocation on Monday, August 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Ernst Community Cultural Center on the Annandale Campus. The day will begin with a continental breakfast followed by presentations starting at 9:00 a.m. in the Ernst Theater. President Robert G. Templin, Jr. will give his annual address. Boxed meals will be provided for lunch … Continue reading Save the Date for 2014 Fall Convocation

Lt. Randall Carlock Retires From NOVA Police

Lt. Randall Carlock Retires From NOVA Police

Lt. Randall “Randy” Carlock is retiring on Sept. 1 from the NOVA Police after more than 27 years of distinguished service to NOVA and the national capital region. Carlock was committed to public service long before he joined NOVA. From 1981 to 1989, he served eight years in the Pennsylvania and D.C. Army National Guard, where he was assigned to the infantry and later to the … Continue reading Lt. Randall Carlock Retires From NOVA Police

A Golden Opportunity on the Silver Line

A Golden Opportunity on the Silver Line

The day before Metro opened the Silver Line extension, NOVA’s Reston Center and Marymount University’s Reston Center joined forces with Fairfax County Supervisor Cathy Hudgins (Hunter Mill) to honor those who helped make the Metro’s Silver Line a reality. Notable local honorees, dubbed Silver Line Community Champions, included former Fairfax County Board of Supervisors chair Kate Hanley, Delegate Kenneth Plum, Reston Chamber’s Mark Ingrao and … Continue reading A Golden Opportunity on the Silver Line

Lt. John Weinstein Wins Writing Awards

Lt. John Weinstein Wins Writing Awards

Lt. John Weinstein of the NOVA Police department received two writing awards from the Public Safety Writers Association. He won first and third places in the nonfiction creative technical, published category. Weinstein has been writing for more than 35 years, but this was the first writing competition he entered. First place was awarded to “How-To Improve Situational Awareness on Campus,” while “Dealing With Difficult People: … Continue reading Lt. John Weinstein Wins Writing Awards

“The Henkel Physicians” Exhibit at the MEC and Woodbridge

“The Henkel Physicians” Exhibit at MEC and Woodbridge

NOVA’s Medical Education Campus (MEC) Library is hosting “The Henkel Physicians: A Family’s Life in Letters” exhibit. Admission is free and open to the public. Developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health, the exhibit documents the daily lives of a family of physicians in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley during the 19th century serving in their community, on the battlefield and … Continue reading “The Henkel Physicians” Exhibit at MEC and Woodbridge

“Electronic Aesthetics” Featuring Artists Celarier and Kessler

“Electronic Aesthetics” Featuring Artists Celarier and Kessler

“Electronic Aesthetics” is on exhibit at the Schlesinger Center’s Margaret W. and Joseph L. Fisher Gallery at the Alexandria Campus from Friday, September 5 to Sunday, October 5. The exhibit includes works by sculptor Eric Celarier and painter Glen Kessler and is curated by Judith HeartSong, Washington ArtWorks director of Resident Artist Programs and Exhibitions. The opening reception is Saturday, September 6 from 4:00 p.m. … Continue reading “Electronic Aesthetics” Featuring Artists Celarier and Kessler