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NSU Fall Open House

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President Moore Announces Retirement

Norfolk State University’s sixth president, Eddie N. Moore, Jr., announced his retirement to the Board of Visitors effective December 2017. The Board formally accepted Moore’s retirement decision at a special call meeting back in September. President Moore was hired in 2013 when NSU was going through a particularly tough period. Most notably, the University was […]

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You’re Invited to the Annual Holiday Extravaganza!

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Norfolk State University . . . On the Move

Governor Terry McAuliffe Speaks at Fall Commencement Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe will speak at NSU’s fall commencement Saturday, December 9 at the Norfolk Scope Arena. Governor McAuliffe’s top priority has been building a new Virginia economy. He conducted 34 trade missions, including two to China, personally delivering Virginia’s calling card to business leaders around the globe. […]

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Spartan Star Customer Service Recognition

Good customer service is something to brag about. Outrageous customer service deserves front-page coverage in Making Waves! So tell a friend. The monthly Spartan Star Customer Service Recognition program encourages excellent customer service. It recognizes and rewards individual achievements and contributions. This award is given as an immediate recognition to an employee for exemplary customer […]

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DOE Awards Classic Upward Bound Grant

Norfolk State University has been awarded a grant titled Classic Upward Bound from the United States Department of Education for $1.28 million after a five-year hiatus. The award will run from September 2017 to August 2022.  Dr. Leon Rouson, a professor in the School of Education, is the principal investigator and project director. The new grant […]

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TSA Pre-Check Event Comes to NSU

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Physical Education Department Volunteers with Special Olympics

Norfolk Public Schools and Special Olympics teamed up last month to show hundreds of special needs children a great time during an event affectionately called, “Little Feet Meet.”  The event took place at Crossroads Elementary School in Norfolk. The children, including those who are in wheelchairs, were paired with buddies from Norfolk State’s Health, Physical Education […]

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Making Waves Readership Survey

This is the last issue of Making Waves . . . at least in this format. Coming soon . . . the monthly newsletter will be delivered right to your desktop so that you won’t miss a single news, note or happening at Norfolk State University. Please take a minute to complete our Readership Survey […]

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Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment Period Opens

The Norfolk State University Spartan Health Center recently shared the following information from the Virginia Housing and Community Development Corporation regarding the open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act: The Affordable Care Act is a comprehensive health care reform law enacted in March 2010.  The Law, sometimes known as ACA, PPACA, or “Obamacare”, has 3 primary goals: Make affordable […]

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