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Blogs at NOVA

Featured Blogs

Below are official college-wide blogs produced from within NOVA to inform 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. Do you know of a NOVA blog that is not listed here? Let us know .

Would you like to start a blog for your department or office? First, review our social media guidelines , then  find out how .

ATD IconAchieving the Dream
This blog provides data and ATD news and events.

Adult Career Pathways IconAdult Career Pathways
This blog offers advice and guidance for Adult Career Pathways students.

ACLI IconAmerican Culture & Language Institute
This blog is about what ACLI is doing for ESL students from all over the world.

Woodbridge IconAdjunct Faculty Council
Woodbridge
This blog features great things that adjuncts, full-time and classified staff are doing for adjuncts.

Admissions & Advising Icon Admissions & Advising
This blog helps students with the admissions and advising process at NOVA.

Alexandria IconAL Campus High School Outreach
Alexandria
This blog provides details about NOVA's AL-Campus High School Outreach services, events and a link to the Summer Bridge application.

Alexandria IconAL Weekly
Alexandria
This blog is a weekly newsletter tailored to faculty and staff at the AL Campus.

Alexandria IconAlexandria IT
Alexandria
This blog provides tutorials from the IT Department.

Alexandria IconAlexandria Campus Community Outreach
Alexandria
This blog highlights events and courses offered on the Alexandria Campus.

Alexandria IconAlexandria Campus Honors Program
Alexandria
This blog explains what the Honors Program is at the AL Campus, how to apply, events, news and more.

Alexandria IconAlexandria Campus Library
Alexandria
This blog gives our students, community members, and the general public a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the Alexandria Campus Library.

Alexandria IconAlexandria Campus Testing Center
Alexandria
This blog provides updates from the testing world.

Alumni Federation IconAlumni Federation
This blog provides NOVA Alumni news and events.

Annandale IconAnnandale Campus Library
Annandale
This blog gives our students, community members and the general public a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the Annandale Campus Library.

A Blog on Blogs IconA Blog on Blogs
This blog features a daily roundup of posts from the NOVA blog network.

Communication Design IconCommunication Design
This blog contains up-to-date content regarding Loudoun and Alexandria Communication Design programs.

Communication Matters IconCommunication Matters
This blog explores communication careers and provides resources to help students improve their speaking and presentation skills. 

Compliance IconCompliance
This blog features news and updates from the Office of Compliance and Risk Management.

Credit For Prior Learning IconCredit For Prior Learning
This blog helps students turn their life experiences into college credit.

Dr. Hill IconDr. Hill's Provost Blog
Woodbridge
This blog is used by the WO provost to communicate with the campus community and solicit their feedback.

Dr. Saperstone IconDr. Saperstone's Provost Blog
Annandale
This blog is used by the AN provost to provide useful information about campus projects, events and announcements.

ELI IconELI Common Reader Program
ELI
This blog encourages discussion among participants in ELI's Common Reader program.

ELI IconELI's Spanish Language Program
ELI
This blog features course descriptions and news for ELI's Spanish Language Program.

Annandale IconFaculty and Staff Resource Center
Annandale
This blog assists in development of instructional materials, presentations, online/hybrid courses & websites.

Woodbridge IconFilm Exposed
Woodbridge
This blog explores the film and video courses offered on the Woodbridge campus.

Emergency IconOEMP - Office of Emergency Management & Planning
This blog provides everyone with official college information pertaining to emergency management issues.

Annandale IconEnglish Adjunct Program
Annandale
This blog features English adjuncts posting events and exchanging ideas and information.

Financial Aid IconFinancial Aid
This blog features news and updates about financial aid.

Grants Development IconGrants Development
This blog highlights educational funding sources.

Historic Preservation ProgramHistoric Preservation Program
This blog shows events, course offerings, job opportunities and more for the Historic Preservation Program.

Woodbridge IconHumanities at NOVA-Woodbridge
Woodbridge
This blog features events and news for the WO Campus Humanities program.

Ed Tech and Training IconInstructional Support and Development
Alexandria
This blog features educational technologies that can be used in the classroom to engage students.

ISS IconInstructional Support Services
Woodbridge
This blog features various instructional technologies and emerging web 2.0 tools in teaching, learning and daily work.

Loudoun Adjunct FacultyLoudoun Adjunct Faculty
Loudoun
This blog features news, events and professional development opportunities for Loudoun Adjunct Faculty.

Loudoun Campus IconLoudoun Campus Open Computer Lab
Loudoun
This blog features technology tips for NOVA students.

Loudoun Campus IconLoudoun Campus Tutoring Center
Loudoun
This blog provides news, updates and student testimonials from the Testing Center.

Manassas IconManassas Campus Library
Manassas
This blog gives our students, community members, and the general public a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the Manassas Campus Library.

MEC IconMedical Education Campus Library
MEC
This blog informs students about a collection of nursing, allied health and consumer health resources.

MEC IconThe MEC Exchange
MEC
This blog offers information about Advising, Counseling and Student Success at NOVA's MEC campus.

Multicultural Week IconMulticultural Week
Woodbridge
This blog offers information and schedules for NOVA's annual Multicultural Week.

Global Studies IconNOVA & the World - The Global Studies and Programs
This blog informs students about international scholarships and awards, study abroad opportunities and more.

NOVA Institute for Public Service IconThe NOVA Institute for Public Service
This blog promotes community projects, student learning about public policy-making and research on issues related to state and local politics.

NOVA Police IconNOVA Police Department
This blog features safety tips, training and event announcements from the NOVA Police Department.

NOVA Serves IconNOVA Serves
This blog features details about the annual event NOVA SERVES: 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance.

NOVACares IconNOVACares
This blog provides news and resources from the NOVA Office of Student Mental Health and Behavior.

NOVA Web Updates IconNOVA Web Updates
This blog features updates about all major additions to the NOVA website.

NOVA Women's Center IconNOVA Women's Center
Alexandria
This blog encourages discussion of gender equity issues.

Alexandria IconOpen Computer Center
Alexandria
This blog features announcements and news about online education, productivity and more.

Pathway to the Baccalaureate LogoPathway to the Baccalaureate
This blog is a space for Pathway students to voice and share college life perspectives along with program updates and information.

Alexandria IconPhysics Department Blog
Alexandria
This blog features news and updates from the Alexandria Campus Physics Department.

Purchasing IconPurchasing
This blog provides news and updates from NOVA's Purchasing Department.

Annandale IconRichard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center
Annandale
This blog lists all events taking place at the Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center.

Alexandria IconSpanish Language and Culture
Alexandria
This blog provides news and information related to Spanish language and culture from NOVA's Alexandria Campus.

Geospatial Matters IconSpatial Matters
This blog features news and events from NOVA's Geospatial Technology Department.

SySTEMIC IconSySTEMIC Solutions
This blog provides information about advanced technologies and preparation for STEM careers.

TAC Updates IconTAC Updates
This blog offers information about technology training, guides, new technology and Blackboard upgrades.

CETL IconTeaching and Learning Matters
This CETL blog offers tips and support for excellent teaching, advising and developing.

Teaching Education Program IconTeacher Education Program
This blog explores the pathways to becoming a teacher.

Teaching Excellence IconTeaching Excellence
This blog features updates from the VCCS Northern Regional Center for Teaching Excellence.

Alexandria IconTech4Students
Alexandria
This blog features workshops for students offered by the Alexandria Campus Office of Instructional Support and Development.

Walrus IconThe Walrus
Woodbridge
This blog features current and past issues of the Walrus: The Creative Arts Journal of the Woodbridge Campus.

Annandale IconWoodbridge Campus Library
Woodbridge
This blog gives our students, community members, and the general public a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the Woodbridge Campus Library.

Woodbridge Phase 3 IconWoodbridge Phase 3
Woodbridge
This blog features content and photos about the latest construction projects on the Woodbridge Campus.

Annandale IconWoodbridge TheatreAlive
Woodbridge
This blog provides information for updates, events, and performances for the Woodbridge Campus Theatre.

Workforce Development IconWorkforce Development
This blog features class updates, news, events and other pertinent information about Workforce Development.

Student Blog

NOVAChronicleThe NOVAChronicle
This collection of blogs is 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.