Annandale Campus Held First Achieving the Dream Provost Forum of the Fall Semester

On Thursday, September 15, the Annandale Campus provost conference room was full of faculty and staff eager to discuss ideas generated from Kathleen Gabriel’s book on teaching unprepared students, the Achieving the Dream (ATD) sponsored common read for Annandale this semester. The ATD staff focused the first Provost Forum on “Dreaming the Dream” which challenged faculty to hold on to their desire to create classes … Continue reading Annandale Campus Held First Achieving the Dream Provost Forum of the Fall Semester

NOVA Recognized for “Beating the Odds”

NOVA recently received national recognition for “beating the odds” in helping students most prone to dropping out of college stay on track toward graduation. In a new national report published by HCM Strategists, a Washington, D.C., public policy advocacy firm, NOVA is profiled for its efforts to improve college completion rates and prepare students for successful careers. “The odds of a low-income American completing college … Continue reading NOVA Recognized for “Beating the Odds”