Woodbridge Student Success Takes Orientation on the Road

Woodbridge Student Success Takes Orientation on the Road

The Woodbridge Student Success team kicked off a pilot program on June 2 to bring New Student Orientation to the students. The orientation staff, student ambassadors, education support specialists, first year adviser and interim coordinator went on the road to Gar-Field High School where they taught the students about NOVA resources, provided advising and enrolled each student in their Fall 2015 semester courses. The Gar-Field … Continue reading Woodbridge Student Success Takes Orientation on the Road

NOVA Police Chief Honored by Campus Safety Magazine

NOVA Police Chief Honored by VACLEA

NOVA Police Chief Dan Dusseau was awarded the highest honor by his peers at the Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (VACLEA) summer conference. Dusseau received the Robert C. Dillard Outstanding Contribution to Campus Law Enforcement Award, which recognizes (1) significant sustained contribution and advancement of campus law enforcement or security practices and (2) innovation in the development or enhancement of campus law enforcement … Continue reading NOVA Police Chief Honored by VACLEA

Make a Difference, Be a Great Expectations Mentor

Make a Difference, Be a Great Expectations Mentor

Great Expectations (GE) is a program that helps Virginia’s current and former foster youth gain access to higher education and transition successfully from community college to a credential that will lead to a self-sustaining career. One of the benefits of the GE program is to foster healthy relationships through our mentor program. Each GE student is paired with a NOVA employee who serves as a … Continue reading Make a Difference, Be a Great Expectations Mentor

Congressman Rob Wittman Visits Woodbridge

Congressman Rob Wittman Visits Woodbridge

U.S. Congressman Rob Wittman visited the Woodbridge Campus on June 1 to learn more about the Campus’s vocational, professional continuing and workforce education programs. He toured a massage therapy classroom, the HVAC Lab, the CISCO Lab and the Regional Center for Workforce Education and Training Building. William McLaughlin (Information Systems Technology (IST)), Adam Johnson and Rusty Jensen (HVAC), and Jennifer Sovine (Massage Therapy) were instrumental … Continue reading Congressman Rob Wittman Visits Woodbridge

Career Representatives Needed for Pathway Connection

The Pathway Connection (PC) Program is searching for career representatives to participate in a College and Career Fair hosted for high school students in Fairfax County Public Schools and Arlington Public Schools. Pathway Connection is a college and career readiness program for 10th and 11th grade students who would like additional support in preparing for post-secondary education. This summer, PC is hosting a three-day summer institute at NOVA. … Continue reading Career Representatives Needed for Pathway Connection