President Scott Ralls

President Scott Ralls Talks Cybersecurity Education on Capitol Hill

NOVA President Scott Ralls recently provided testimony on Capitol Hill during a joint hearing on “Public-Private Solutions to Educating a Cyber Workforce.” The hearing was held by the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development of the Committee on Education and the Workforce and the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection of the Committee on Homeland Security. During his testimony, Ralls discussed the greater Washington … Continue reading President Scott Ralls Talks Cybersecurity Education on Capitol Hill

Workforce Hosts Apprenticeship Discussion with Australian Delegation

Workforce Hosts Apprenticeship Discussion With Australian Delegation

NOVA’s Workforce Development recently hosted a lively presentation and discussion with representatives from various organizations in Australia that focus on technical training and apprenticeships. President Scott Ralls also attended the meeting along with Jobs for the Future Senior Program Manager Nneka Thompson and the National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) Executive Director Montez King. The purpose of the meeting was to share ideas on how … Continue reading Workforce Hosts Apprenticeship Discussion With Australian Delegation

Alexandria Partners With Community For Skilled Immigrant Resource Fair

Alexandria Partners With Community for Skilled Immigrant Resource Fair

NOVA’s Alexandria Campus partnered with the City of Alexandria, Fairfax County and Arlington County to host a resource fair for skilled immigrants called “Rebuild Your Professional Career in the U.S.” on August 11 at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center. The purpose of the event was to provide a forum for conversation and the opportunity for community members and professionals to share … Continue reading Alexandria Partners With Community for Skilled Immigrant Resource Fair

Woodbridge Hosts Nationwide Hackathon

Woodbridge Hosts Nationwide Hackathon

Approximately 308 students from various colleges, universities and high schools across the country gathered on the Woodbridge Campus to participate in the second annual Innovation Hackathon event, held at the Regional Center for Workforce Education and Training (RCWET) on April 21 to 23. Innovation Hackathon, a 36-hour-long competition offered hands-on experience to students interested in cybersecurity and secure coding methods. Participants came prepared for the … Continue reading Woodbridge Hosts Nationwide Hackathon