James Ragan’s “Flowers and Roots” to Air on NOVA-TV

James Ragan’s “Flowers and Roots” to Air on NOVA-TV

NOVA-TV will air “Flowers and Roots,” a documentary about the American poet James Ragan, on January 3 at 10:00 p.m. Ragan is an internationally recognized poet, playwright and essayist. He has authored eight books of poetry which have been translated into 12 languages, including “In the Talking Hours,” “Womb-Weary,” “The Hunger Wall,” “Lusions,” “Selected Poetry,” “Too Long a Solitude,” “The World Shouldering I,” “To Sing … Continue reading James Ragan’s “Flowers and Roots” to Air on NOVA-TV

James Ragan’s “Flowers and Roots” to Air on NOVA-TV

James Ragan’s “Flowers and Roots” to Air on NOVA-TV

NOVA-TV will air “Flowers and Roots,” a documentary about the American poet James Ragan, on January 3 at 10:00 p.m. Ragan is an internationally recognized poet, playwright and essayist. He has authored eight books of poetry which have been translated into 12 languages, including “In the Talking Hours,” “Womb-Weary,” “The Hunger Wall,” “Lusions,” “Selected Poetry,” “Too Long a Solitude,” “The World Shouldering I,” “To Sing … Continue reading James Ragan’s “Flowers and Roots” to Air on NOVA-TV

Emeriti Reading Series on NOVA-TV

Emeriti Reading Series on NOVA-TV

The Emeriti Reading Series celebrates those retired NOVA faculty who have recently continued to make NOVA proud in the publishing world. Associate Dean Jen Daniels said the Division of Languages and Literature hopes to make the readings a regular event in an effort to celebrate NOVA faculty success. The second event was held on October 20 in the Presidents Dining Room, when Professor Emerita Jenny Sullivan discussed digital publishing and her … Continue reading Emeriti Reading Series on NOVA-TV

NOVA in Focus Premieres in July

NOVA in Focus Premieres in July

The NOVA-TV Center began airing a new program titled “NOVA in Focus” July 1. “NOVA in Focus” is a weekly program that highlights and features the programs, initiatives and activities of the College. Some of the interesting topics featured this season include the Biotechnology Program, SySTEMic Solutions Robot Camp, Open Educational Resources, Dental Assistant Program, Veterinary Technology Program, Zombie Preparedness (if you are ready for … Continue reading NOVA in Focus Premieres in July

NOVA in Focus Premieres in July

NOVA in Focus Premieres in July

The NOVA-TV Center is proud to announce the airing of the new program NOVA in Focus. NOVA in Focus is a weekly program that highlights and features the programs, initiatives and activities of the College. Some of the interesting topics featured this season include the Biotechnology Program, SySTEMic Solutions Robot Camp, Open Educational Resources, Dental Assistant Program, Veterinary Technology Program, Zombie Preparedness (if you are … Continue reading NOVA in Focus Premieres in July

NOVA Celebrates 49th Commencement

NOVA Celebrates 49th Commencement

NOVA held its 49th Commencement with two graduation ceremonies on May 17. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe was the speaker for the General Commencement at 2:00 p.m., and Dr. Stacey Ocander of Metropolitan Community College (Omaha, Nebraska) addressed attendees at the Health Professions Commencement at 7:00 p.m. Due to capacity at the George Mason University’s Patriot Center, this was the first year there were two graduation ceremonies. … Continue reading NOVA Celebrates 49th Commencement

A Conversation with Dr. Templin on NOVA-TV

A Conversation With Dr. Templin on NOVA-TV

On March 4, Dr. Charlie Errico and former President Robert G. Templin, Jr. sat down at the NOVA-TV Center to discuss Templin’s 13 years of service at the College. Templin discusses why he came to NOVA, what he thought were his biggest accomplishments, and what he wishes he could have accomplished. Templin also shares his hopes for NOVA’s future. The program will air on NOVA-TV at … Continue reading A Conversation With Dr. Templin on NOVA-TV

Video on Demand: Science Seminar by Dr. Peter Williams

Video on Demand: Science Seminar by Dr. Peter Williams

“The Sun: Our Very Own Stellar Laboratory,” presented by Dr. Peter Williams, is available on NOVA TV Center’s Video on Demand. The presentation describes the observational characteristics of the sun and its various atmospheric layers as well as the sun’s far-reaching influence via the solar wind. Williams’ descriptions give viewers insight and understanding into the role of nuclear fusion in the production of energy and … Continue reading Video on Demand: Science Seminar by Dr. Peter Williams

“NOVA in FOCUS: Open Educational Resources” on NOVA TV

“NOVA in FOCUS: Open Educational Resources” on NOVA TV

The NOVA TV Center has just finished production and released “NOVA in FOCUS: Open Educational Resources.” Digital resources and smart devices are giving educators more tools to improve learning. Not just for the convenience of studying anytime and anywhere, these tools are giving educators the ability to shape their courses to meet students’ preferred learning styles. “NOVA in FOCUS: Open Educational Resources” focuses on the … Continue reading “NOVA in FOCUS: Open Educational Resources” on NOVA TV

Commencement Video Available on NOVA TV

Commencement Video Available on NOVA TV

The 48th NOVA Commencement took place on May 18 at George Mason University’s Patriot Center with Dr. Charles Errico as the keynote speaker. Errico began his academic career at NOVA in 1975 and is currently a professor of history and assistant dean for the social sciences at NOVA’s Woodbridge Campus. Errico told the graduates that NOVA is filled with faculty, administrators and staff dedicated to helping students. … Continue reading Commencement Video Available on NOVA TV

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NOVA TV Completes “Battles of the Civil War on NOVA Campuses”

The NOVA TV Center has just completed production on a documentary called “Battles of the Civil War on NOVA Campuses.” As the name states, the documentary details Civil War battles that occurred on or near land that later became NOVA campuses. To view the video, go to http://www.nvcc.edu/tvcenter/vod/CourseView.aspx?Course=COMMONWEALTH+CHRONICLES and select “Battles of the Civil War on NOVA Campuses.” Continue reading NOVA TV Completes “Battles of the Civil War on NOVA Campuses”