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[29 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]
Local College Professors Win Outstanding Faculty Awards

The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) and Dominion Resources have named the winners of the 2017 Outstanding Faculty Awards.

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[22 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
USA Today Names the 10 Best Community Colleges in Virginia

The Virginia Community College System was created in 1966, and its ability to serve students has only expanded since its founding. Thanks to online courses and other measures, access to higher education is becoming less of a dream and more of a reality for residents throughout the Commonwealth.

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[13 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Dr. Jill Biden to Give Speech at NOVA’s 50th Commencement Ceremony

Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady of the United States and a full-time professor of English at Northern Virginia Community College, will be the speaker for NOVA’s 50th Commencement. Read on for when and where it will all take place.

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[3 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Scholars Selected for Research Fellowships at The Washington Library

Mount Vernon has selected 17 leading history scholars who will receive fully-funded research fellowships at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington for the 2016-17 academic year. These fellows will study on site at The Washington Library for up to six months beginning this fall.

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[2 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Math & Science Grants Awarded to Virginia Colleges

The grants are from the federal Mathematics and Science Partnership program, which supports efforts by colleges and universities to provide high-quality, professional development programs for teachers with the goal of improving instruction and closing achievement gaps in mathematics and science.

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[2 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Volunteer Opportunities Exist at NOVA

Here are some volunteer opportunities through Northern Virginia Community College.

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[9 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]
College News Around the Commonwealth

Over recent years there’s been a steady escalation of concern about the admissions process at the most revered, selective American colleges. And little by little, those colleges have made tweaks.

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[26 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
Include Mental Health in MLK’s “Dream,” says Community College Student

A speech contest invited contestants to deliver three- to five-minute speeches on the topic of King’s famous “I Have a Dream” address. Helen Bowerman, the winner, cast King’s vision in the context of greater empathy and care for people with mental illnesses.

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[18 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
Editor Wins National and Statewide Awards

KJ Mushung initially won seven statewide awards for her work in two online newspapers. Then she won nationwide for…