Dr. Anne Kress sitting at a panel table with Neera Tanden, Miguel Cardona, and other college and university leaders.


NOVA Recognized in DoE Report on Increasing Diversity in Higher Ed.

White House Domestic Policy Council Director Neera Tanden, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona and college and university leaders met Thursday, September 28th for an event highlighting the release of the Department of Education’s report, “Strategies for Increasing Diversity and Opportunity in Higher Education.” The report bolsters the Biden-Harris Administration’s commitment to advancing diversity and opportunity in higher education. NOVA was the only community college represented in this important discussion.

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Erick Palacios-Lopez

MEET THE GRADS: Erick Palacios-Lopez, First-Gen Student & Pres. of NOVA’s 3D Printing Club

Erick Palacios-Lopez, a first-generation student, graduated from NOVA with an A.S. in IT, led the 3D Printing Club, and is set to continue his education at George Mason University.

June 13, 2024

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Juthi Sayda

MEET THE GRADS: Juthi Seyda, Proud Bangladeshi Student of the CCI Program

Juthi Seyda, NOVA CCI graduate in Web Design and Development, champions educational equity as she returns to Bangladesh to drive transformative projects with the Ministry of Education.

May 31, 2024

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Nour Alamiri New NOVA grad in nursing

MEET THE GRADS 2024: Transitioning from Nursing Student to Nurse!

In celebration of National Nurses Month, NOVA is highlighting 2024 grad Nour Alamiri. Earlier in her undergraduate years, Nour had planned to pursue a pre-med career.

May 30, 2024

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NOVA’s Spring Commencement 2024: “Inspiring Excellence and Empowering Our Future”

NOVA hosted its 58th commencement ceremony where nearly 1,600 students proudly celebrated their success, with more than 7,000 family members, friends and guests cheering them on.

May 14, 2024

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NOVA's Medical Education Campus Celebrates More Than 20 Years of Excellence Honoring the Past, Shaping the Future

NOVA’s Medical Education Campus is celebrating 20+ years of excellence. This innovative institution has trained the region’s nurses and healthcare professionals since 2003, making a direct impact on families and the broader community.

May 13, 2024

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Two NOVA Students Secure Coveted National Community College Transfer Scholarship

Two NOVA Nighthawks have been chosen as recipients of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s 2024 Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. They are among 60 national high-achieving community college students selected to receive this prestigious scholarship out of 459 semifinalists.

May 9, 2024

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