MEC Financial Aid Specialist Interns with Senator Warner

MEC Financial Aid Specialist Interns With Senator Warner

Sadaf Masud started NOVA as a Pathway to the Baccalaureate Program student. Currently, in her senior year at George Mason University, Masud works part-time as a financial aid specialist with the College Financial Aid Office assigned to Medical Education Campus (MEC) Student Services. This summer, she was selected as a year-round intern for U.S. Senator Mark Warner’s Office in Vienna, Virginia. Her academic background, professional … Continue reading MEC Financial Aid Specialist Interns With Senator Warner

Multivision Chief Operating Officer Ashwin Bharath

Helping Adult Learners Find the Path to Success

The Adult Career Pathways (ACP) program held two open house events, one at the Manassas Campus Innovation Park Center (MIP) on Saturday, March 9 and the other on Thursday, March 14 at the Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Organized by ACP Project Manager Jennifer Pocai, the Career Training Open House events provided one stop shopping for unemployed and underemployed adults to dozens of affordable … Continue reading Helping Adult Learners Find the Path to Success

Adult Career Pathways Program on the Web

NOVA’s Adult Career Pathways Program (ACP) is pleased to announce the addition of their program to NOVA’s website. The site gives potential students an overview of the program and allows them to register for one of ACP’s College Access Workshops. The ACP program is reaching out to dozens of community-based organizations to refer new adults, newly-enrolled or former students who struggled in college.  Similar to … Continue reading Adult Career Pathways Program on the Web

NOVA’s New Adult Career Pathways Initiative Surpasses Goals

This Labor Day season, NOVA can celebrate workers’ initial achievements in advancing their careers through NOVA’s new Adult Career Pathways (ACP) initiative. Launched in spring 2011 (see the May 6, 2011, Intercom article about ACP’s launch event), ACP works much like Pathway to Baccalaureate by providing ongoing, individualized college and career counseling services for unemployed or low-wage working adults. The program’s first dashboard report shows … Continue reading NOVA’s New Adult Career Pathways Initiative Surpasses Goals

Wende Ruffin-Lowry and Christina Hubbard

Highly Successful Launch for NOVA: Adult Career Pathways

On the evening of April 28, NOVA launched a new initiative, Adult Career Pathways (ACP), with a “Let’s Talk” event in the Ernst Center Forum. Eighty-nine participants registered at the event and 75 percent of them signed up to proceed to the second step of the enrollment process, attendance at a “College Access” workshop in May. NOVA’s ACP program is for unemployed or underemployed workers, … Continue reading Highly Successful Launch for NOVA: Adult Career Pathways