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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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New G.W.C. Brown Hall Opens

Last month, university officials, honored guests, community members, government officials and members of the G.W.C. Brown family were on hand for the ribbon cutting of the G.W.C. Brown Memorial Hall Replacement Building. The 154,000 square foot building houses futuristic classrooms, a new performing arts theatre and offices. The building is the new home for the […]

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NSU New Brand Rollout in 3 Days!

NSU launches its brand, tagline, logo and colors during the brand launch in just 3 days. Participants will also receive background information on the research behind the creation of the new brand during the brand rollout scheduled August 15-29. Be among the first to get a free NSU gift with the new logo and/or tagline at […]

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News From Academic Affairs

The Division of Academic Affairs welcomes: Glenn R. Carrington as the dean of the School of Business. Carrington comes to NSU with over 36 years of private practice and federal government experience. Over half of his career has been spent as a partner/principal with major accounting firms which include Arthur Andersen where he served as the […]

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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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Your Invitation to a Taste of NSU

NSU is inviting the community to its inaugural Taste of NSU: An Evening of Culture & Cuisine May 18, from 6–9 p.m. at Norfolk State University’s Student Center. Organizers are hoping that this event will begin a new tradition at the University that will showcase its performing and visual arts students and inspired-cuisine from around the region […]

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Women’s History Month Milestones

In observance of Women’s History Month, check out this list of milestones:* 1839 Mississippi becomes first state to grant married women right to hold property in their own names, independent of their husbands 1840 Catherine Brewer becomes first woman to receive a bachelor’s degree, from Georgia Female College (now Wesleyan College) in Macon, Georgia 1843 […]

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NSU Hosts High School Track Meet

Norfolk State University and William “Dick” Price Stadium will host the NSU High School Invitational Track & Field Classic April 7-8. The two-day meet will feature top track and field teams throughout Virginia and several from out of state. It will be one of the larger high school meets on the East Coast this spring, with […]

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Robotics Competition Quarterfinals Held at NSU

More than 600 middle and high school students converged on Norfolk State University as part of the FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics Competition quarterfinals Feb. 4 at Joseph G. Echols Hall. Fifty teams used their problem-solving skills, creative thinking and team work to score points as their robots were challenged by rotating and stationary goals. The event was the last […]

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University Completes Fitness Trail on Campus

It started out with a vision . . . followed by discussion and then a concept back in February last year. In an effort to maintain the health and wellness of the Norfolk State campus community, University leaders have created a fitness trail on the campus complete with exercise equipment. Pennoni, a civil engineering firm, was hired for […]

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