Archive | February, 2016

NSUAA Boat Trip

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Congressman Bobby Scott Meets with Norfolk State Students

Congressman Robert “Bobby” Scott held a Student Debt Roundtable discussion at Norfolk State to hear what students had to say on the issue. Students from NSU and several surrounding universities as well as college administrators including NSU President and CEO Eddie N. Moore Jr., were on hand for the discussion. The roundtable focused on the challenges […]

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NSU Launches Campus Safety Awareness Week

As African-American History Month ends and spring break approaches, officials at Norfolk State planned a series of special events to heighten awareness about campus safety. The “Campus Safety and High Risk Behavior Education Week” was held Feb. 22–26, and kicked off with a health and safety promotion during the NSU Men’s and Women’s Basketball doubleheader on Feb. […]

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NSU Appoints Interim Chief Information Officer

  Norfolk State University officials recently announced the appointment of Jane-Ellen Miller, Senior IT Executive with CampusWorks Inc. as the university’s interim chief information officer (CIO).  In 2015, CampusWorks Inc. was contracted to conduct an assessment of NSU’s Office of Information Technology (OIT). As a result of the assessment, it was determined that OIT’s organizational structure […]

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This Week in Black History Month: Celebration Continues at NSU

  Nobody does Black History Month like Norfolk State University. From a lecture and networking session with reality TV personality Phaedra Parks, to a presentation on Shakespeare and Race, to the hallowed ground for the social work profession, to art exhibits, musical presentations, theatre and more . . . the 2016 Black History Month at Norfolk […]

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NSU Annual Community Health Fair

Norfolk State’s annual community health fair will be held on Wednesday, March 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center Lobby. Sponsored by Nursing and Allied Health Department and the Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work, the event attempts to the raise awareness among students, faculty, staff and others about the benefits of […]

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Lecture Series Brings HRSD Technical Services Chief to NSU

The spring 2016 Maxwell Bempong Environmental Science Lecture, sponsored by the Norfolk State biology department, will deal with a very timely topic this semester . . . clean drinking water. With national headlines focusing on lead contaminated water in Flint, Michigan, the topic of safe drinking water is top-of-mind and stamped in the nation’s psyche. Jamie […]

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National Association of Social Workers Honors Its Own

The National Association of Social Workers will observe its annual recognition of the more than 600,000 social workers nationwide with a month-long salute. The 2016 Social Work Month theme is “Forging Solutions out of Challenges.” The observance of Social Work Month begins March 1 and is designed to celebrate the contributions of social workers. These […]

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Norfolk State Alumnus Prepares for Showing of Hollywood Movie

Norfolk State has many connections to Hollywood including Valente’ Frazier ’98, Emmy Award-winning makeup artist; Tim Reid (Sister, Sister, WKRP in Cincinnati, Frank’s Place); and Denise Dowse (90120, Ray and The Call). Now, we can add yet another alumnus – Ethan Marten, class of 1987. Marten majored in journalism and sought out Norfolk State after leaving […]

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Alumni News, Notes and Happenings . . .

Annual Alumni Day On Sat., February 13, the Office of Alumni Relations hosted more than 500 alumni at its annual Alumni Day activities.  The day began with a brunch where the NSU Alumni Association recognized 65 new lifetime members.  President and CEO Eddie N. Moore Jr. provided attendees with an update on campus progress. During […]

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