Taste of Reston a Sweet Event for NOVA Reston Center

Taste of Reston a Sweet Event for NOVA Reston Center

Faculty and staff from the Loudoun Campus and Reston Center participated in the 25th annual Taste of Reston festival sponsored by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce June 19 and 20. Taste of Reston is Northern Virginia’s largest outdoor food festival featuring delectable samplings from the region’s favorite eateries, live music, beer and wine gardens, family fun and games. More than 70,000 people attend the yearly … Continue reading Taste of Reston a Sweet Event for NOVA Reston Center

A Golden Opportunity on the Silver Line

A Golden Opportunity on the Silver Line

The day before Metro opened the Silver Line extension, NOVA’s Reston Center and Marymount University’s Reston Center joined forces with Fairfax County Supervisor Cathy Hudgins (Hunter Mill) to honor those who helped make the Metro’s Silver Line a reality. Notable local honorees, dubbed Silver Line Community Champions, included former Fairfax County Board of Supervisors chair Kate Hanley, Delegate Kenneth Plum, Reston Chamber’s Mark Ingrao and … Continue reading A Golden Opportunity on the Silver Line

Industry Sponsors Geospatial Leaders Program

Dr. Michael Krimmer, program head for Geospatial Studies at the Reston Center, has developed a partnership between NOVA, BAE Systems, SAIC and the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) to underwrite NOVA’s Geospatial Leaders Summer Workshop. In its second year, the program is aimed at introducing high school students to GIS, remote sensing and GPS. Students also earn credit (CEU) and work on career development skills. … Continue reading Industry Sponsors Geospatial Leaders Program

U.S. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine Visits Reston Center

U.S. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine appeared at the Reston Center where he spoke about the importance of the Reston and Dulles rail project that would encourage effective transportation. The event was sponsored by the Reston Chamber. Many local business leaders attended as well as the president of the Reston Association, president and CEO of the Reston Chamber, and president of the Dulles Corridor Rail Association. … Continue reading U.S. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine Visits Reston Center

Reston Hosts Open House

On Wednesday, April 25, the Reston Center hosted a well-attended open house. The open house welcomed guests to a street fair atmosphere that exhibited the educational offerings and support services available at NOVA. After the guests visited the information tables, they were escorted into an information session led by Laura Siko, Loudoun’s director of off-campus sites. The session commenced with an introduction from Provost Julie … Continue reading Reston Hosts Open House