Tag Archives: NSU

Hemmerich, Mauricio Selected in MLB

Norfolk State University pitchers Devin Hemmerich and Alex Mauricio realized their professional dreams Wednesday, June 14, as both were selected during the third day of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft. Hemmerich, a senior left hander, was selected in the 26th round with the 790th overall pick by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Mauricio, a junior […]

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NSU Police Chief Graduates FBI National Academy

Norfolk State University’s Chief of Police and Public Safety Troy J. Covington recently graduated from the FBI’s National Academy — a 10-week professional course of study designed for law enforcement leaders in the U.S. and around the world. He was part of a class that graduated the academy’s fifty thousandth student. Located in Quantico, Virginia, where the […]

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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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Housing Hosts the ‘Walk A Mile’ Event

Annual Event Raises Awareness About Sexual Assualt By Shareen Nicholson, Housing & Residence Life Graduate Assistant In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month the Office of Housing & Residence Life hosted its annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. The walk was held April 13, on campus and featured men of NSU marching in high heels […]

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Women’s History Month Events

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Department of History and Interdisciplinary Studies, in conjunction with its partners, has scheduled a few events next week . . . Monday, March 27 (10 a.m. – 3 p.m.) — A  TEACH-IN will be held to focus on the many ways WOMEN have impacted learning in our world. Location: […]

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NSU Alumnus Becomes Mayor Pro Tem for the City of Sacramento

NSU alumnus Larry Carr has been sworn in to serve on the Sacramento City Council by his childhood friends former NSU Board of Visitor member Colvin Gibson and NSU alumnus Kennith Norman. Carr was first elected to the Sacramento City Council back in 2014 and appointed Mayor Pro Tem in 2016. Carr, Gibson and Norman are all […]

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NSU Implements Pay Raise for Classified Employees

Norfolk State employees working in certain housekeeping, clerical and trade positions received a raise in October after University leaders implemented a pay increase to help move their earnings closer to the living wage requirement for residents in Hampton Roads. The annual salaries for more than 60 University employees will increase to $21,500. Earlier this year, the NSU Board […]

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A Worthy Cause . . .

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Cancer Prevention Event at NSU . . .

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Muslim Students Association Holds Optimism Seminar

The Muslim Students Association (MSA) and Office of Intercultural Relations (OIR) at Old Dominion University are holding a seminar titled Optimism in an Age of Islamophobia Thursday, Nov. 17, from 6-8 p.m., at the Mills Godwin Life Sciences Building (MGB) 101, on the ODU campus. This event is part of ODU International Education Week and the public is invited to attend. […]

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