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[9 Sep 2013 | One Comment | ]
Goodbye to an Old Friend: NOVA-GMU Student Loses Life at 23

If you were in the hallway on campus, chances are that you saw him – pep in his step, humming a tune, laughing, joking with friends. As a recent Northern Virginia Community College graduate and a new transfer to George Mason University, he had so much in his life to look forward to.

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[15 May 2012 | One Comment | ]

I decided to see what all of the buzz was about with the Intersections Arts Festival, attending an interpretive dance performance titled, “Jane Franklin: Dance Double Take.”

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[5 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
Students Come Together to Create Music Video

By Stephanie Tipple
Staff Reporter
One of the first things that many people notice about the Northern Virginia Community College community is the variety of different talents that the students possess. This is why it’s no surprise that students in Professor Chris Stallings’ PHT 130 (Video Production I) class on the Woodbridge campus would come together with other students to help create the first music video for the band WorstKase Scenario, fronted by former student Dave Bausch.
The band, which was recently signed to an independent label, needed to create a new music …

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[5 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Sex Trafficking Victim Speaks

Students gathered in droves at the Woodbridge campus on March 28, not for a play or fun club event, but to hear about the important and often unmentioned problem of domestic minor sex trafficking. The seminar, hosted by the Wayne Foundation, was held by Jamie Walton, a sex trafficking victim, to help students understand the implications, definitions and impact that sex trafficking has on our community and on our planet.

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[4 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
Charity Fashion Show Showcases New Trends

While people may think that charity and fashion don’t always mix, the Charity Fashion Show, hosted on the Woodbridge campus on April 6, shows that clothes and a charitable cause can work together for a successful conclusion.

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[10 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Fashion Fools: Trends to Say No To

You know the old line your parents used to give you, the “If everyone jumped off a bridge, would you jump too?” Well, believe it or not, this should apply to fashion trends as well as major life decisions.

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[20 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Fashion: What You’ll Be Wearing this Spring

When people think about the 1920s, they may think of the Great Depression and the parallels to our current recession, but another big component of this time period were the parties, glamour and styles that the flappers wore. This spring, take your style cues from the women of the 1920s with a drop waist dress, glitter and fringe that can spice up any party outfit.

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[19 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Pregnancy and Parenting Center to Offer Services

As adults getting an education, NOVA students come in a variety of ages and many have or are starting families. In order to serve these students, the new Office of Pregnant and Parenting Student Support (OPPSS), which is based in the Medical Campus in Springfield, will begin making visits to the other five NOVA campuses.

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[22 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Fractal Art Displayed at Woodbridge Campus

Normally when you think of math, you don’t usually associate this with beautiful and interesting works of art, but the liberal arts math honors course set out to change this on the Woodbridge campus.

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[13 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
What to Wear on Your Next Date

It’s February, and love is in the air. With Valentine’s Day almost upon us, you’re likely to have a slew of dates on your schedule.