Science Seminar Explores the Taxonomy of Whales

Science Seminar Explores the Taxonomy of Whales

Dr. Matthew S. Leslie, the G. Wayne Clough Postdoctoral Fellow at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute’s Center for Conservation Genomics, was invited by the Science Seminar Committee of the Math, Science and Engineering (MSE) Division and the Lyceum Committee of the Annandale Campus to present at a Science Seminar on September 29. With the title “Integrating … Continue reading Science Seminar Explores the Taxonomy of Whales

Science Seminar About Collaborations in Art and Poetry

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Lyceum Event on Wednesday, March 29 from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. in the CC 115 Black Box Theater on the Annandale Campus. “Creative Conversations and Collaborations in Art and Poetry” will be presented by Poet, Professor and Interim Dean J.K. “Jen” Daniels and visual artist and Professor Emerita Rebecca Kamen. There will be a … Continue reading Science Seminar About Collaborations in Art and Poetry

Science Seminar Is Coming March 24

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, March 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. The speakers include Former NOVA students Seemal Asghar, Maha Khalid, Luis Vallejo and Nimra Viryam. The event is titled “Astrobiology: The Origin, Evolution, Distribution and Future of Life in the Universe” and there … Continue reading Science Seminar Is Coming March 24

Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

NOVA faculty, staff and students are invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, February 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Ernst Center, CE Forum at NOVA’s Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Loudoun Valley High School Science Teacher and NOVA alumnus Liam McGranaghan, 2015 recipient of the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators (PIAEE). The seminar is titled “Trail to Environmental Science.” There … Continue reading Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

NOVA faculty, staff and students are invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, February 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Ernst Center, CE Forum at NOVA’s Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Loudoun Valley High School Science Teacher and NOVA alumnus Liam McGranaghan, 2015 recipient of the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators (PIAEE). The seminar is titled “Trail to Environmental Science.” There … Continue reading Science Seminar With Educator Liam McGranaghan

Science Seminar with Robert Loser

Science Seminar With Robert Loser

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, November 4 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center, Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Professor Robert Loser, retired NOVA faculty and instructional designer, and his topic will be “The Science of Learning- How to Be a Better Student.” There will be a meet and greet and light refreshments … Continue reading Science Seminar With Robert Loser

Science Seminar With Robert Loser

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, November 4 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center, Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Professor Robert Loser, retired NOVA faculty and instructional designer, and his topic will be “The Science of Learning- How to Be a Better Student.” There will be a meet and greet and light refreshments … Continue reading Science Seminar With Robert Loser

Video on Demand: Science Seminar by Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

Video on Demand: Science Seminar by Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

The Science Seminar Committee of the Math, Science and Engineering Division presented “My Fender Bender was Minor…So Why Are My Grades and Health Plummeting?” on September 30. Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman was the speaker. Wiseman discussed how trauma can create changes in the body that make studying or taking tests more challenging than before the accident. She also discussed how to minimize the impacts of … Continue reading Video on Demand: Science Seminar by Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

Science Seminar Welcomes Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

Science Seminar Welcomes Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

NOVA faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, September 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman, doctor of chiropractic, diplomate in clinical chiropractic pediatrics. The seminar is titled “My Fender Bender Was Minor…So Why Are My Grades and Health Plummeting.” There … Continue reading Science Seminar Welcomes Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

Science Seminar Welcomes Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

Science Seminar Welcomes Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

NOVA faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, September 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. The speaker will be Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman, doctor of chiropractic, diplomate in clinical chiropractic pediatrics. The seminar is titled “My Fender Bender Was Minor…So Why Are My Grades and Health Plummeting.” There … Continue reading Science Seminar Welcomes Dr. Carmel Dekel Wiseman

Science Seminar: "Research That Rocks!”

Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar titled “The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass: A New Invasive Species in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region.” This event will be held Friday, March 25 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Vanessa Beauchamp, plant ecologist and associate professor at Towson University, will be the guest … Continue reading Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar titled “The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass: A New Invasive Species in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region.” This event will be held Friday, March 25 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Vanessa Beauchamp, plant ecologist and associate professor at Towson University, will be the guest … Continue reading Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

Video On Demand: Science Seminar on How STEM Became STEAM

Video On Demand: Science Seminar on How STEM Became STEAM

  On February 26, Dr. Gillian Backus (Loudoun Biology Professor) and Dr. Diane Mucci (Manassas Interim Dean of Science and Applied Technology) gave an interactive presentation titled, “How STEM became STEAM and Everyone Won: Incorporating Humanities in STEM Disciplines.” They shared their experiences on “Building a STEAM Engine” that brings together one student and two faculty members – one from science and one from art … Continue reading Video On Demand: Science Seminar on How STEM Became STEAM

Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar titled “The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass: A New Invasive Species in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region.” This event will be held Friday, March 25 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Vanessa Beauchamp, plant ecologist and associate professor at Towson University, will be the guest … Continue reading Science Seminar: The Ecology of Wavyleaf Basketgrass

Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, February 26, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Gillian Backus (LO) and Dr. Diane Mucci (MA) will present “How STEM Became STEAM and Everyone Won: Incorporating Humanities in STEM Disciplines.” There will be a meet and greet with light refreshments from … Continue reading Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, February 26, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Gillian Backus (LO) and Dr. Diane Mucci (MA) will present “How STEM Became STEAM and Everyone Won: Incorporating Humanities in STEM Disciplines.” There will be a meet and greet with light refreshments from … Continue reading Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, February 26, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Gillian Backus (LO) and Dr. Diane Mucci (MA) will present “How STEM Became STEAM and Everyone Won: Incorporating Humanities in STEM Disciplines.” There will be a meet and greet with light refreshments from … Continue reading Science Seminar: How STEM Became STEAM

Renowned Scientist Presents Science Seminar at Annandale

Dr. Sean B. Carroll, the Allan Wilson Professor of Molecular Biology and Genetics at the University of Wisconsin and vice president for science education of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, will present a Science Seminar on Friday, October 23 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Ernst Community Cultural Center Theater on the Annandale Campus. Light refreshments, a meet and greet with the speaker … Continue reading Renowned Scientist Presents Science Seminar at Annandale

Science Seminar Highlighted NOVA Geosciences Research

Science Seminar Highlighted NOVA Geosciences Research

On September 18 current NOVA student Robin Rohrback-Schiavone and former student Victoria Martin presented the first Science Seminar of the fall semester with an engaging presentation titled, “Research That Rocks!” The event took place in the Forum of the Ernst Community Cultural Center on the Annandale Campus. Both said that they found their calling in the geosciences after taking geology classes at NOVA. Martin was … Continue reading Science Seminar Highlighted NOVA Geosciences Research

Science Seminar: "Research That Rocks!”

Science Seminar: “Research That Rocks!”

All students, staff and faculty are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, September 18 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum on the Annandale Campus. Current student Robin Rohrback-Schiavone and former student Victoria Martin will present “Research That Rocks! Undergraduate Research at NOVA from Cliffs to Coasts to Climate Change!” Light refreshments and an opportunity to meet the speakers will be from … Continue reading Science Seminar: “Research That Rocks!”

Science Seminar: "Research That Rocks!”

Science Seminar: “Research That Rocks!”

All students, staff and faculty are cordially invited to a Science Seminar on Friday, September 18 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum on the Annandale Campus. Current student Robin Rohrback-Schiavone and former student Victoria Martin will present “Research That Rocks! Undergraduate Research at NOVA from Cliffs to Coasts to Climate Change!” Light refreshments and an opportunity to meet the speakers will be from … Continue reading Science Seminar: “Research That Rocks!”

Science Seminar: Nuclear Matters by Dr. Shivaji Seth

All students, staff and faculty are cordially invited to a Science Seminar Wednesday, March 25 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Shivaji Seth will present “Nuclear Matters: Can Nuclear Energy Be the Front Line of Defense Against Climate Change?” Light refreshments and an opportunity to meet the speaker will be from 11:30 a.m. to 11:55 a.m. … Continue reading Science Seminar: Nuclear Matters by Dr. Shivaji Seth

Science Seminar on NOVA Video On Demand

The Science Seminar “From Meters to Microns: Mineralogy at NOVA” by Geology Professor Shelley Jaye is available on NOVA TV Video on Demand. NOVA’s Geology Program offers unique student learning opportunities through research collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), including volunteer and paid internship assignments, which allow students to learn skills and techniques that prepare them for employment and advanced coursework at a four-year … Continue reading Science Seminar on NOVA Video On Demand

Science Seminar: Nuclear Matters by Dr. Shivaji Seth

All students, staff and faculty are cordially invited to a Science Seminar Wednesday, March 25 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum on the Annandale Campus. Dr. Shivaji Seth will present “Nuclear Matters: Can Nuclear Energy Be the Front Line of Defense Against Climate Change?” Light refreshments and an opportunity to meet the speaker will be from 11:30 a.m. to 11:55 a.m. … Continue reading Science Seminar: Nuclear Matters by Dr. Shivaji Seth

Science Seminar: Mineralogy at NOVA

All faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a Science Seminar Friday, February 20 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the CE Forum on the Annandale Campus. “From Meters to Microns: Mineralogy at NOVA – Unique Perspective in the Study of Virginia Geology” will be presented by Geology Professor Shelley Jaye. Light refreshments and an opportunity to meet the speaker will be from 11:30 a.m. … Continue reading Science Seminar: Mineralogy at NOVA