Below are official college-wide blogs to inform NOVA students, faculty and staff of the most recent college updates in each of the respective areas. We invite you check out all of our blogs and make comments or provide feedback. If you have a NOVA blog that's not listed here, let us know.
Academic Success Center
Updates on tutoring and workshops offered at Alexandria's ASC.
Achieving the Dream
Shares data and ATD news and events.
Adult Career Pathways
Provides advice and guidance for ACP students.
American Culture & Language Institute
Informs what ACLI is doing for ESL students from all over the world.
Adjunct Faculty Council
Shares great things adjuncts, full-time and classified staff are doing for adjuncts.
Admissions & Advising
Helps students with NOVA's admissions and advising process.
AL Campus "New" Academic Building
Publishes construction updates.
Publishes weekly newsletter tailored to faculty and staff at the AL Campus.
Provides tutorials from the IT Department.
Alexandria Campus Community Outreach
Highlights events and courses offered on the AL Campus.
Alexandria Campus High School Outreach
Provides details about NOVA's AL-Campus High School Outreach services and events.
Alexandria Campus Honors Program
Explains what the Honors Program is at the AL Campus, how to apply, events, news and more.
Alexandria Campus Library
Gives students, community members and the general public a behind-the-scenes look at the AL Campus Library.
Alexandria Campus Paralegal Studies Program
Provides listings of Paralegal job and internship opportunities.
Alexandria Campus Testing Center
Provides updates from the testing world.
Alexandria Campus Veterans & Military Student Resource Office
Provides resources for Veterans and Military students.
Alexandria Faculty Adjunct Development Project
Supports the Alexandria adjunct community.
Shares NOVA alumni news and events.
Annandale Campus Library
Gives students, community members and the general public a behind-the-scenes look at the AN Campus Library.
Provides updates from the Automotive Department on the AL Campus.
Provides up-to-date info about AL and LO Communication Design programs.
Explores communication careers and provides resources to help students improve their speaking and presentation skills.
Features news and updates from the Office of Compliance and Risk Management.
Credit for Prior Learning
Helps students turn their life experiences into college credit.
Dr. Hill's Provost Blog
Messages from the WO Campus provost about the campus community and solicits their feedback.
ELI Common Reader Program
Encourages discussion among participants in ELI's Common Reader program.
ELI's Spanish Language Program
Features course descriptions and news for ELI's Spanish Language Program.
Features information for students enrolled in NOVA's distance learning program.
English Adjunct Program
Features English adjuncts posting events and exchanging ideas and information.
Faculty and Staff Resource Center
Assists in development of instructional materials, presentations, online/hybrid courses and websites.
Explores film and video courses offered at the WO Campus.
Shares news and updates about financial aid.
Promotes awareness of personal financial management topics for college students.
The Gallery at NOVA Woodbridge
Highlights current and upcoming exhibitions.
Highlights educational funding sources.
Historic Preservation Program
Shows events, course offerings, job opportunities and more for the Historic Preservation Program.
Health Information Technology Grant
Provides updates on the Health eWorkforce Consortium.
Humanities at NOVA-Woodbridge
Features events and news for the WO Campus Humanities program.
Instructional Support Services
Shares instructional technologies and emerging Web 2.0 tools in teaching, learning and daily work.
Learning & Technology Resources
Features news, events and photos from LTR.
Loudoun Adjunct Faculty
Features news, events and professional development opportunities for Loudoun Adjunct Faculty.
Loudoun Campus Open Computer Lab
Features technology tips for NOVA students.
Loudoun Campus Tutoring Center
Provides news, updates and student testimonials from the Testing Center.
Manassas Campus Library
Gives students, community members and the general public a behind-the-scenes look at the MA Campus Library.
Medical Education Campus Library
Informs NOVA students about a collection of nursing, allied health and consumer health resources.
The MEC Exchange
Offers information about advising, counseling and student success at the MEC Campus.
Offers information and schedules for NOVA's annual Multicultural Week.
Provides training for the next generation of cyberninjas.
NOVA & the World - The Global Studies & Programs
Informs students about international scholarships and awards, study abroad opportunities and more.
NOVA Faculty Advising
Provides a weekly resource on faculty advising.
The NOVA Institute for Public Service
Promotes community projects, student learning about public policy-making and research on issues related to state and local politics.
NOVA's iPad Project
Information, tips and experiences of faculty and staff participating in NOVA’s iPad Project are featured on this blog.
NOVA Police Department
Features safety tips, training and event announcements from the NOVA Police Department.
Shares details about the annual event NOVA SERVES: 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance.
Provides news and resources from the NOVA Office of Student Mental Health and Behavior.
NOVA Web Updates
Features updates about all major additions and changes to the NOVA website.
NOVA Women's Center
Encourages discussion of gender equity issues.
OEM - Office of Emergency Management
Provides official college information pertaining to emergency management issues.
Open Computer Center
Features announcements and news about online education, productivity and more.
Pathway to the Baccalaureate
Provides Pathway students a place to voice/share college life perspectives along with program updates and information.
Physics Department Blog
Features news and updates from the AL Campus Physics Department.
Provides news and updates from NOVA's Purchasing Department.
Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center
Lists all events taking place at the Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center.
Spanish Language & Culture
Provides news and information related to Spanish language and culture from NOVA's AL Campus.
Features news and events from NOVA's Geospatial Technology Department.
Provides information about advanced technologies and preparation for STEM careers.
Offers information about technology training, guides, new technology and Blackboard upgrades.
Teaching & Learning Matters
Provides tips and support for excellent teaching, advising and developing.
Teacher Education Program
Explores the pathways to becoming a teacher.
Features updates from the VCCS Northern Regional Center for Teaching Excellence.
Features workshops offered by the AL Campus Office of Instructional Support and Development.
Technology Innovation Learning Teaching (TILT)
Features educational technologies that can be used in the classroom to engage students.
Theatre & Film Studies
Provides information on courses and productions from the AN Theatre and Film program.
Features current and past issues of the Walrus: The Creative Arts Journal of the WO Campus.
Woodbridge Campus Library
Gives students, community members and the general public a behind-the-scenes look at the WO Campus Library.
Woodbridge Phase 3
Provides updates about the latest construction projects on the WO Campus.
Woodbridge Campus Photography Program
Features information about photography courses and degrees offered at the WO Campus.
Woodbridge Campus World Languages Department
Features information about world language courses offered at the WO Campus.
Provides information for updates, events and performances for the WO Campus Theatre.
Features class updates, news, events and other pertinent information about Workforce Development.
- Student Blog
A collection of blogs written by students representing NOVA's six campuses and distance learning. The blogs offer current and future students a personal and unique perspective on college life.
Intercom is the weekly online newsletter produced by and for Northern Virginia Community College faculty and staff. All NOVA employees are invited to submit items of interest for publish in Intercom.
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