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NOVA Institute For Public Service

Washington, D.C., is a world city. It is the nation’s capital and a regional economic and cultural hub. What happens within the Washington Beltway affects the world.

The NOVA Alexandria Campus is located in unequaled proximity to political and public policy-makers of the region. Federal, state and local government-related organizations are collectively the largest employer in the region surrounding the campus. Moreover, there are literally hundreds of national organizations and public interest groups that maintain headquarters in close proximity to the campus.

Ideally situated to connect to these resources, as well as to enrich the quality of life on campus and in the community beyond, the NOVA Institute for Public Service (IPS) was launched in August of 2012 at the Alexandria Campus. Please feel free to browse around our page and make sure to keep current with all of our upcoming events!

IPS Updates and Events

Senator Ebbin Visits NOVA Alexandria
Mar 21, 2015
State Senator Adam Ebbin came to the Alexandria campus to talk to Professor David Miller’s Cultural Geography (Geo 210) class ...

The Senate in 2015: What to Expect?

Jan 03, 2015
Yes, the media is all abuzz about the new Republican-dominated Congress that begins on January 6, 2015. Pundits still talk ...

The Fate of the U.S. Senate
Nov 01, 2014
The so-called Republican wave should swamp the Senate on Election Day, according to most pundits, including Virginia’s Larry ...