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Governor Names New Board of Visitors Members for Norfolk State University

Governor Terry McAuliffe recently appointed two new members to the Norfolk State University Board of Visitors. The newest board members are Corynne S. Arnett and Rodney O. Powell. Arnett, of Richmond, is the vice president of financial management at Dominion Energy, Inc. She is responsible for the financial analysis, forecasting, budgeting functions and generation system […]

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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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Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments

Governor Terry McAuliffe recently announced his appointments to the Boards of Visitors at Virginia’s colleges and universities, the State Council for Higher Education for Virginia and the State Board for Community Colleges. “Virginia’s economic future runs through our colleges and universities, and the leaders I appointed to boards of visitors this year understand the imperative […]

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Norfolk State University Board of Visitors Elects New Officers

Two Norfolk State University graduates are leading the institution’s Board of Visitors. Dr. Byron L. Cherry Sr., class of 1982, was elected as the board’s rector and Dr. Melvin T. Stith, class of 1968, was elected vice rector during the BOV quarterly meeting in March. Cherry, a retired U.S. Army colonel, founded Succeed to Lead […]

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Board Finalizes Contract for President Eddie N. Moore, Jr.

 NSU Rector Thomas N. Chewning recently announced that the Board of Visitors finalized a two-year contract with Eddie N. Moore Jr. to appoint him as President of Norfolk State University. His appointment was effective January 10, 2016. The announcement said in part, “Since the day President Moore arrived on campus, he has set the tone for continuous […]

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