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NSU Names Honors College for Philanthropist

The Norfolk State University Board of Visitors recently voted to name the University’s Honors College for local philanthropist Robert C. Nusbaum. The announcement was made during NSU’s 100th Commencement exercises May 6. Nusbaum, a prominent attorney, and business and community leader, has been the chief patron of the NSU honors college program since its inception […]

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ETS Honors Presidential Scholars

Earlier this year, the Educational Testing Service (ETS) located in Princeton, New Jersey,  hosted eight of the nation’s brightest young students — the recipients of the 2016-2017 ETS Presidential Scholarship for HBCU Students. Among those students was Norfolk State University’s Tiana McKan, who graduated in the December 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. ETS brought the […]

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Deon King Graduates from Norfolk State

The “student” part of the term student-athlete is sometimes overlooked. Athletes are often remembered more for what they do inside the lines, as opposed to what they accomplish in the classroom. However, this is not the legacy former Norfolk State linebacker Deon King wants to leave. King was one of more than 40 former Spartan […]

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Celebrity Chefs Grace ‘Taste of NSU’

The Norfolk State University Foundation hosted its inaugural signature event, “Taste of NSU,” May 18. The event, which was held in the NSU Student Center, showcased NSU’s performing and visual arts students, as well as inspired cuisine from area restaurants, NSU tourism and hospitality management students and special guests, internationally recognized, Chopped Grand Champion, Chef Danielle Saunders and Chef Tod Wilson, […]

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Housing Hosts the ‘Walk A Mile’ Event

Annual Event Raises Awareness About Sexual Assualt By Shareen Nicholson, Housing & Residence Life Graduate Assistant In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month the Office of Housing & Residence Life hosted its annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. The walk was held April 13, on campus and featured men of NSU marching in high heels […]

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Season Football Tickets Now On Sale

Season tickets for 2017 Norfolk State University football are on sale now at the NSU Ticket Center and online at http://www.nsuspartanstickets.com. The Spartans host six games at Dick Price Stadium this year, the most home games for NSU since 2013. The home slate begins on Saturday, Sept. 2, with the return of Virginia State University […]

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NSU Police Hold Swearing-In Ceremony

The Norfolk State University Police Department recently hosted a swearing-in ceremony for eight new officers who joined the ranks of NSU’s finest. NSU Vice President for Finance and Administration  Gerald Hunter provided words of encouragement for the new officers and conducted the pinning ceremony. The eight new officers sworn-in included Deputy Chief Derrick Boyd; Sgt. Sean […]

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University News, Notes & Highlights

NSUAEOP Selects Office Professional of the Year Tammy Q. Johnson, president of the Norfolk State University Association of Educational Office Professionals (NSUAEOP), is a two-time winner of the Office Professional of the Year Award for 2017-2018.  Locally, she was named Office Professional of the Year by NSUAEOP at a luncheon held on April 26, and three […]

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Students Selected for Intelligence Community Summer Programs

The Defense Intelligence Agency’s designated Intelligence Community Centers for Academic Excellence (DIA designated IC-CAE) at Norfolk State University recently announced that several of its students have been selected to participate in various Intelligence Community-related activities for summer 2017. Aleah Dungee, a senior biology major, was selected as the official representative for the June 2017 summer […]

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