Archive | March, 2016

NSU Professor Receives VFH Fellowship

Norfolk State professor Aprilfaye Manalang, department of history and interdisciplinary studies, was recently notified that she is the recipient of the highly competitive Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (VFH) fellowship. Her research project is titled The Role of Military Service and Religion in Shaping American Citizenship: Comparative Analysis of Filipino-Americans Protestants and Catholics.  In her research, […]

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Proposals Sought for 2016 Summer Research and Curriculum Development

The Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of Faculty Development are seeking proposals for Faculty Summer Research and Curriculum Development Support. Detailed requirements for proposal submission are available on the Office of the Provost forms web page under faculty development forms tab. Guidelines for Summer Research Support are delineated under Item #4.  […]

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Norfolk State University Joins HBCU Tobacco-Free Initiative

Did you know that tobacco use remains the single largest preventable cause of death and disease in the United States? Additionally, smoking-related illness in the U.S. costs more than $300 billion a year including $170 billion in direct medical care for adults. Joining a nationwide anti-smoking and tobacco-use campaign, Norfolk State University held its Tobacco-Free […]

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Vote for NSU in Home Depot’s Retool Your School 2016

Home Depot’s Retool Your School project was developed to benefit the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). A total of nine grants will be awarded this year: three $50,000 grants, three $30,000 grants and three $20,000 grants. New in this year’s program, respondents with completed applications and at least 100 votes will receive a […]

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NSU Approved as SARA Institution

Norfolk State has acquired institutional participation in the National Council State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (NC-SARA) through the State Council for Higher Education (SCHEV). Under the agreement, Norfolk State University will now be able to admit students to the online programs from any state that is recognized as a SARA state. The University will be able to operate […]

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Wise Gallery Hosts Public School Art Exhibition

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NSU’s Procurement Services Staff Receive Certifications

One hundred percent of NSU’s Procurement Services staff have received Virginia Contracting Associate (VCA) certification. The VCA certification is the first tier of the Virginia Institute of Procurement career path for public procurement professionals. The certification program is a unique hands-on process that includes a three-day comprehensive purchasing course for individuals whose jobs consist of 10 […]

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Norfolk State Versus the Norfolk Tides

Norfolk State University and the Norfolk Tides have announced the continuation of an exhibition game series between the two teams. This year’s contest, which is the sixth meeting between the two teams over the past seven years, will take place on Tuesday, April 5, 5:45 p.m. at Harbor Park. Gates will open at 5 p.m. for […]

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In Observance of the Anniversary of Shakespeare’s Death . . .

Norfolk State University’s Honors College and the Department of History and Interdisciplinary Studies are sponsoring Shakespeare and Othering: An Interdisciplinary Discussion of Shakespeare’s Works and World April 18 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center, Room 149. The event is a commemoration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. The seminar will […]

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NSU Center for Materials Research to Host NanoDays

Norfolk State University’s Center for Materials Research will host NanoDays – a unique, nanotechnology educational outreach event Saturday, April 2, from noon to 4 p.m., at the Children’s Museum of Virginia,  221 High Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704. NanoDays is a community-based event designed to foster public awareness, engagement and understanding of nanoscale science and technology. The […]

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