Intercom

Intercom Will Debut a New Look Soon

Web Services and Digital Media of Marketing and Communications is excited to announce that the Intercom will be getting a fresh, new look very soon. The Intercom will continue to provide interesting features, news and events by and for NOVA faculty and staff. Your process and deadline for submitting will not change. The weekly edition (as well as a text-only version) will continue to be … Continue reading Intercom Will Debut a New Look Soon

Intercom to Debut a New Look

Intercom to Debut a New Look

Web Services and Digital Media of Marketing and Communications is proud to announce that the Intercom will be getting a new look very soon. The Intercom will continue to provide interesting news, features and events by and for NOVA faculty and staff, but it will have a fresh look. Your process and deadline for submitting will not change. The weekly edition (as well as a … Continue reading Intercom to Debut a New Look

Redesigned Website to Launch on May 12

Redesigned Website to Launch on May 12

Get ready for a new NOVA website! Web Services & Digital Media (WSDM) is revealing the newly redesigned NOVA website on Tuesday evening, May 12. The redesign project was guided by two committees — the NOVA Website Redesign Advisory Committee co-chaired by Dr. George Gabriel and Dr. Steve Sachs and the NOVA Website Redesign Implementation Task Force co-chaired by Lisa Hill and Cathy Simpson. Each … Continue reading Redesigned Website to Launch on May 12

Picture This: NOVAaccess Now on Instagram

Picture This: NOVAaccess Now on Instagram

In an effort to continue connecting our faculty, staff and students with useful social media outlets, Web Services and Digital Media (WSDM) of Marketing and Communication is excited to announce that the College now has an official Instagram account. This marks NOVAaccess’ second photo-centric social media presence, following the launch of NOVAaccess on Pinterest two years ago. Instagram is a mobile photo-sharing social media network known … Continue reading Picture This: NOVAaccess Now on Instagram

NOVA News Vodcast

NOVA News Vodcast

Check out NOVA News Vodcast, an image-based podcast designed to bring NOVA students, faculty, staff and alumni the latest event information and important dates at NOVA. Watch the vodcast episodes and get information on transfer sessions, job fairs and other special events happening at NOVA’s six campuses. The vodcast is produced weekly during fall and spring and bi-weekly in the summer. To see the latest … Continue reading NOVA News Vodcast

New Student Bloggers for the NOVA Chronicle

New Student Bloggers for the NOVA Chronicle

Each year students volunteer to be bloggers and represent the College and their home campus. The students write blog posts for the NOVAChronicle, a collection of blogs written by students for current and future students. This academic year, there are seven new bloggers. The students were either recommended by their student life coordinator or volunteered through a callout on NOVAaccess. Before becoming a student blogger, … Continue reading New Student Bloggers for the NOVA Chronicle

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Three Web Links Every Faculty and Staff Member Should Know

Are you looking for training or workshops? Do you wonder what activities are happening at your campus? Do you need to find information in the online College Catalog? If yes, these three helpful sections on the NOVA website will provide you with the answers you are looking for: Faculty/Staff Calendar of Events – The events listed on this calendar on the Faculty & Staff Web … Continue reading Three Web Links Every Faculty and Staff Member Should Know

Intercom

Four Easy Ways to Stay Informed

In the midst of the busy fall semester, crowded parking lots and piles of paperwork, you may be asking yourself, “How can I keep up with the news and events going on at NOVA?” Here are a few suggestions for staying informed this year: 1. NOVA’s Home Page is a great resource for getting the information you need at a glance. The Important Information section on the top left … Continue reading Four Easy Ways to Stay Informed

Pinterest

NOVA Wants to Feature You on Pinterest

Recently, NOVA expanded its social media outreach to include new venues in addition to its already established presence on Facebook, Twitter and others. As part of this, NOVA now has a page on Pinterest and is looking for faculty, staff and students who want to contribute. The fastest growing social media site of 2012, Pinterest is a “virtual pinboard” that lets users share photos, allowing … Continue reading NOVA Wants to Feature You on Pinterest

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NOVA’s LinkedIn Group Offers Job-Seekers Exposure

Did you know that Northern Virginia Community College has its own LinkedIn group? The Northern Virginia Community College Alumni, Students and Faculty group is part of NOVA’s many different social media tools. It offers a platform for career and college related news and discussions. You can get the latest news and topics that may help your career, and your exposure to employers on LinkedIn increases … Continue reading NOVA’s LinkedIn Group Offers Job-Seekers Exposure

NOVA Expands Social Media Outreach

NOVA now has even more ways to stay connected to the College, with the additions of our Pinterest and Google+ pages. Our Google+ page offers many of the same features and benefits as Facebook and serves as an alternative for those who prefer Google. Henceforth, much of the information found on our NOVAaccess Facebook page can also be accessed through Northern Virginia Community College on … Continue reading NOVA Expands Social Media Outreach

Access NOVA Services Faster and Easier With QR Codes

Access the NOVA services you need faster than ever with NOVA’s new QR Codes. Seven new QR Codes make it easier for students, faculty and staff to access a variety of Web pages and services. Thanks to the QR codes, users can use mobile devices to instantly reach mobile friendly versions of a variety of Web pages without knowing URLs.  Do things such as search … Continue reading Access NOVA Services Faster and Easier With QR Codes

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NOVAaccess Facebook Update

Last week, Web Services and Digital Media of Marketing and Communications updated NOVA’s Facebook page, NOVAaccess, to the new timeline look. A bulletin board banner was created to display some of the great things you can take advantage of at NOVA. The banner images will change every semester but the profile image will always remain the NOVA logo. Be sure to check out the new … Continue reading NOVAaccess Facebook Update

Call for Proposals for PUP Conference

You are cordially invited to submit a proposal for NOVA’s 7th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference. Held each year in early January, the PUP Conference is by and for NOVA faculty. Please mark your calendars for Wednesday, January 4 and Thursday, January 5, 2012. The conference will take place at the Annandale Campus. For more details, check the Center for Excellence in Teaching … Continue reading Call for Proposals for PUP Conference

NOVA American History Course Ranked in Top 30 on iTunes

Web Services and Digital Media Director Cathy Simpson received news that Black Pride Network ranked a NOVA course one of the top 30 iTunes courses in American history. “America in Triumph and Turbulence” was originally developed by Dr. Charles Errico for the Extended Learning Institute. The course includes dozens of videotaped interviews with historical figures from the last 50 years, including civil rights leader Julian … Continue reading NOVA American History Course Ranked in Top 30 on iTunes