Manassas Hosts 3rd Annual Writing Conference

Manassas Campus will have its third Annual Writing Conference on April 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Colgan Theatre. This year the conference will feature two sessions. The first session will be led by Katie Claire, assistant dean of English at George Mason University and certified mental health instructor. Claire’s workshop, “Writing in the Time of Pain, Stress, and Anxiety,” will help participants … Continue reading Manassas Hosts 3rd Annual Writing Conference

Disability Services and TILT to Host Assistive Technologies Workshops

The Office of Disability Services and Technology Innovation in Learning and Teaching (TILT) is co-hosting the following workshop: Webinar — Making Your Digital Course Content Accessible for Everyone! Date: April 21 Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Location: Virtual During this webinar, you will learn how to make your digital course content created with Microsoft Office, Adobe PDFs and Blackboard accessible to all students. Upon … Continue reading Disability Services and TILT to Host Assistive Technologies Workshops

NOVA’s Annual Green Festival 2017

You are invited to NOVA’s Annual Green Festival on Tuesday, April 25 from 9:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the CE Building at the Annandale Campus. NOVA’s Annual Green Festival increases community awareness of regional, national and global environmental issues and provides information regarding ways that individuals can help preserve the environment. This year’s topic is “We Are All Downstream”. The program will focus on … Continue reading NOVA’s Annual Green Festival 2017

Disability Services and TILT to Host Assistive Technologies Workshops

The Office of Disability Services and Technology Innovation in Learning and Teaching (TILT) are co-hosting these workshops for the month of April: Workshop — Assistive Technologies Across the Curriculum: Guiding Students With Accommodations Toward Success Date: April 6 Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Location: Alexandria Campus, AA 158 At this workshop, you will learn the skills and know-how to work with students who use assistive … Continue reading Disability Services and TILT to Host Assistive Technologies Workshops

Invitation to 5th Annual 2017 NOVA Mathematics Competition

All NOVA students are invited to the fifth annual 2017 NOVA Mathematics Competition. All STEM faculty are asked to help promote this event to all current students at credited mathematics levels. Organizers hope to challenge NOVA students to compete against their peers and enjoy the experience of learning. The Annandale Campus will host the event on Friday, April 7 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in … Continue reading Invitation to 5th Annual 2017 NOVA Mathematics Competition

NOVA’s Annual Green Festival 2017

NOVA’s Annual Green Festival 2017

You are invited to NOVA’s Annual Green Festival on Tuesday, April 25 from 9:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the CE Building at the Annandale Campus. NOVA’s Annual Green Festival increases community awareness of regional, national and global environmental issues and provides information regarding ways that individuals can help preserve the environment. This year’s topic is “We Are All Downstream”. The program will focus on … Continue reading NOVA’s Annual Green Festival 2017

Open Education Week at NOVA

Open Education Week is an annual event celebrated worldwide from March 27 to 31. The goal of Open Education Week “is to raise awareness about free and open educational opportunities that exist for everyone, everywhere, right now” (openeducationweek.org). In an effort to contribute to this global movement and highlight NOVA’s adoption of Open Educational Resources (OER), NOVA’s Extended Learning Institute (ELI) is hosting “NOVA Opens … Continue reading Open Education Week at NOVA

Science Seminar About Collaborations in Art and Poetry

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Lyceum Event on Wednesday, March 29 from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. in the CC 115 Black Box Theater on the Annandale Campus. “Creative Conversations and Collaborations in Art and Poetry” will be presented by Poet, Professor and Interim Dean J.K. “Jen” Daniels and visual artist and Professor Emerita Rebecca Kamen. There will be a … Continue reading Science Seminar About Collaborations in Art and Poetry

Invitation to 5th Annual 2017 NOVA Mathematics Competition

All NOVA students from all campuses and centers are invited to the fifth annual 2017 NOVA Mathematics Competition. All STEM faculty are asked to help promote this event to all current students at credited mathematics levels. Organizers hope to challenge all NOVA students to compete against their peers and enjoy the experience of learning. The Annandale Campus will host the event on Friday, April 7 from … Continue reading Invitation to 5th Annual 2017 NOVA Mathematics Competition

Spring Into Social Sciences With the SPS Division

Social and Professional Sciences Division invites you to the Spring Into Social Sciences seminar. This year, they are calling it “The Millennial Problem” and are discussing the topic from a number of different disciplinary angles. Various seminar dates and times are available between March 20 to 30. Please see the event flyer with the full list of the seminar dates, times and room locations in the … Continue reading Spring Into Social Sciences With the SPS Division

NOVA World Water Day Concert and Events

NOVA World Water Day Concert and Events

The World Water Day Concert will be held on March 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center on the Alexandria Campus. There will be beautiful water-themed music by NOVA Community Chorus, including “Earth Is Our Mother,” and music by the jazz legend Dave Brubeck with words by Chief Seattle (1786-1866), sung by operatic tenor Jesus Daniel Fernandez. There will … Continue reading NOVA World Water Day Concert and Events

Science Seminar Is Coming March 24

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, March 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. The speakers include Former NOVA students Seemal Asghar, Maha Khalid, Luis Vallejo and Nimra Viryam. The event is titled “Astrobiology: The Origin, Evolution, Distribution and Future of Life in the Universe” and there … Continue reading Science Seminar Is Coming March 24

Woodbridge to Host Perspectives on Citizen-Police Interactions Event

In an effort to facilitate a mutual understanding of safety among citizens and law enforcement, NOVA Police and the Prince William County (PWC) Police Department will host an informative training, “Safe Passage Home: Perspectives on Citizen-Police Interactions” on Saturday, March 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at NOVA’s Woodbridge Campus Lakeside Theatre. This event is free and open to the general public. “Safe Passage … Continue reading Woodbridge to Host Perspectives on Citizen-Police Interactions Event

Alexandria Liberal Arts Division Scholarship Reception

The Liberal Arts Division at the Alexandria Campus will host its annual Scholarship Reception on Friday, March 17. Each year, the Scholarship Reception and donations generate scholarship funds for deserving students. The Scholarship Committee would like to thank NOVA faculty and staff for your generous donations in previous years. We hope faculty and staff will attend on March 17 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on … Continue reading Alexandria Liberal Arts Division Scholarship Reception

Save the Date: 2017 NOVA Service Awards Luncheon

The NOVA Service Awards Luncheon honoring employees completing 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years of service with the Commonwealth of Virginia and the College will be held on Friday, March 24 at the Westfields Marriott, 14750 Conference Center Drive, Chantilly, VA 20151. Invitations will be sent to all service award recipients’ home addresses. Social time (cash bar) will begin at … Continue reading Save the Date: 2017 NOVA Service Awards Luncheon

NOVA World Water Day Concert and Events

NOVA World Water Day Concert and Events

The World Water Day Concert will be held on March 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center on the Alexandria Campus. There will be beautiful water-themed music by NOVA Community Chorus, including “Earth Is Our Mother,” and music by the jazz legend Dave Brubeck with words by Chief Seattle (1786-1866), sung by operatic tenor Jesus Daniel Fernandez. There will … Continue reading NOVA World Water Day Concert and Events

Black History Lecture Series at Alexandria

The Liberal Arts Department at the Alexandria Campus hosted the first lecture of its Black History Lecture Series on February 14 in the Bisdorf Building. The event was open to NOVA students, faculty and staff. NOVA invited Dr. C. R. Gibbs to speak on the subject “Black Inventors: From Africa to America.” The lecture drew a group of about 15 students, faculty and staff who … Continue reading Black History Lecture Series at Alexandria

College Staff Forum Council Hosts Professional Development Workshops

How do you know you are stressed? How do you deal with conflict? Do you know the difference between saving and investing? Come and learn at several professional development workshops the College Staff Forum Council is hosting on March 7 and 9. These hands-on, hour-long workshops will be presented by Anthem and Common Health representatives who are excited to share their knowledge on conflict management … Continue reading College Staff Forum Council Hosts Professional Development Workshops

Alexandria Liberal Arts Division Scholarship Reception

The Liberal Arts Division at the Alexandria Campus will host its annual Scholarship Reception on Friday, March 17. Each year, the Scholarship Reception and donations generate scholarship funds for deserving students. The Scholarship Committee would like to thank NOVA faculty and staff for your generous donations in previous years. We hope faculty and staff will attend on March 17 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on … Continue reading Alexandria Liberal Arts Division Scholarship Reception

Save the Date: 2017 NOVA Service Awards Luncheon

The NOVA Service Awards Luncheon honoring employees completing 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years of service with the Commonwealth of Virginia and the College will be held on Friday, March 24 at the Westfields Marriott, 14750 Conference Center Drive, Chantilly, VA 20151. Invitations will be sent to all service award recipients’ home addresses. Social time (cash bar) will begin at … Continue reading Save the Date: 2017 NOVA Service Awards Luncheon

Hungarian Ambassador Set to Visit Manassas

Hungarian Ambassador to Visit Manassas Campus

Dr. Réka Szemerkényi, Hungary’s ambassador to the United States, will discuss her country at NOVA’s Manassas Campus on February 22 starting at 10:10 a.m. in Howsmon 216. The presentation is free and open to the public with free parking in B4 (follow parking signs). For more information, contact Business Professor Frank Ferrara at fferrara@nvcc.edu. Szemerkényi was appointed Hungarian ambassador to the United States in 2015. From … Continue reading Hungarian Ambassador to Visit Manassas Campus

Black History Lecture Series at Alexandria

The Liberal Arts Department at the Alexandria Campus hosted the first lecture of its Black History Lecture Series on February 14 in the Bisdorf Building. The event was open to NOVA students, faculty and staff. NOVA invited Dr. C. R. Gibbs to speak on the subject “Black Inventors: From Africa to America.” The lecture drew a group of about 15 students, faculty and staff who … Continue reading Black History Lecture Series at Alexandria

Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

NOVA faculty, staff and students are invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, February 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Ernst Center, CE Forum at NOVA’s Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Loudoun Valley High School Science Teacher and NOVA alumnus Liam McGranaghan, 2015 recipient of the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators (PIAEE). The seminar is titled “Trail to Environmental Science.” There … Continue reading Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

Dr. Jimmie McClellan to Speak at the George Washington Symposium

Dr. Jimmie McClellan to Speak at a George Washington Symposium

Alexandria Campus’ Liberal Arts Dean Jimmie McClellan will speak at The 2017 George Washington Symposium presented by The George Washington Masonic National Memorial Association. McClellan’s speech is titled “The Building Blocks of Tidewater Life: Foundations of George Washington’s Neighborhood.” The event will take place at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 25 at The George Washington Masonic National Memorial located at 101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria, VA 22301. … Continue reading Dr. Jimmie McClellan to Speak at a George Washington Symposium

Free Tax Preparation and E-Filing Workshops at NOVA

Free Tax Preparation and E-Filing Workshops at NOVA

NOVA’s Working Students Success Network is hosting a series of free tax preparation/e-filing workshops during the 2017 tax season. IRS-certified volunteers will help ensure participants receive their maximum tax refund and help determine if they are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit. Workshops will be held at each of NOVA’s six campuses. Faculty and staff are asked to pass along event details and registration … Continue reading Free Tax Preparation and E-Filing Workshops at NOVA