Faculty Celebrate First Year Experience

Faculty Celebrate First-Year Experience

Twenty faculty members from across the College reflected on their first year of full-time teaching during a celebratory event on April 26. Faculty shared their teaching and learning reflections around three questions. What surprised me? What inspired me? What touched my heart? Student stories were shared emphasizing the tenacity and commitment of students to overcome challenges. President Scott Ralls addressed the faculty and congratulated them on … Continue reading Faculty Celebrate First-Year Experience

CETL’s Teaching Institute: Faculty First-Year Experience

CETL’s Teaching Institute: Faculty First-Year Experience

About 50 faculty members attended the new faculty first-year experience workshops, followed by a session of the CETL Teaching Institute on October 31. Loudoun Provost Julie Leidig led the event with an amazing and informative welcome to the growing Loudoun Campus. Loudoun is thriving with many unique programs and features and leads the way with a shared space for classes with George Mason University. NOVA’s … Continue reading CETL’s Teaching Institute: Faculty First-Year Experience

NOVA New Faculty Class of 2013-2014

2013-2014 New Faculty First Year Experience Starts

The NOVA New Faculty Class of 2013-2014 kicked-off their Faculty First Year Experience on August 13 with a day-long event. Human Resources and benefits vendors were there in the morning with a Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning kick-off event in the afternoon. New faculty will continue to meet with one another as they visit campuses, meet the provosts and hear invited speakers throughout … Continue reading 2013-2014 New Faculty First Year Experience Starts

Dr. Tanya Ingram and Dean Michael Turner

Woodbridge FYE Program Celebrates Outstanding Students

On April 1, the Woodbridge Campus Division of Student Services honored First Year Experience students who took a full load of classes during the fall and spring semesters and earned a 4.0 GPA. Student Success Specialist Cedric Steele and Advising Specialist Carol Jones were very instrumental in helping with the preparations for this event. The program had great support from Student Success Coordinator Tanya Ingram, Dean … Continue reading Woodbridge FYE Program Celebrates Outstanding Students

Division of Student Services Hosted First-Year Experience Student Convocation

The First-Year Experience (FYE) students received a special treat on Friday, September 23. The Division of Student Services hosted Convocation in the Richard Ernst Cultural Center Theatre to welcome the new students to NOVA’s Annandale Campus. President Robert G. Templin, Jr., Provost Barbara Saperstone, Dr. Athos Brewer, Dr. Christine Holt and Dr. Ellen Fancher-Ruiz all shared valuable information with the students throughout the program. The … Continue reading Division of Student Services Hosted First-Year Experience Student Convocation