Tag Archives: President Eddie N. Moore Jr.

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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Norfolk State Celebrates Founders Day & Inaugurates Sixth President

Norfolk State University opened its doors September 18, 1935. As part of the week recognizing its founding, the University inaugurated its sixth president, Eddie N. Moore Jr. (left), on Friday, September 16. Other activities during the weeklong celebration included a Founders Day Breakfast with award-winning journalist and TV One news host Roland S. Martin (right) […]

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2016 Founders Day & Inauguration Week Activities

Save the following dates: Founders Day Breakfast – Wednesday, September 14 (7:30 a.m.) Student Cntr., RM 138 Green and Gold Color Run/Walk – Thursday, September 15 (12:30 p.m.) Student Center/Campus Green Inauguration Bash – Thursday, September 15 (5-8 p.m.) Sports Annex Investiture Ceremony – Friday, September 16 (10 a.m.) L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center […]

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Gov. McAuliffe Announces New State-wide Higher Ed Spending

By The Spartan Echo In a speech before faculty and staff gathered in the rotunda of Norfolk State University’s library on Wednesday morning, May 11, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced record-setting spending initiatives for higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia. “While other states are cutting, we’re investing in education,” McAuliffe told the crowd. “We were able to secure […]

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