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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Catherine Ercilla

MEET THE GRADS: 2024 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Finalist Catherine Ercilla

Catherine Ercilla graduated from NOVA as NOVA SEAL Award winner and a recipient Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. Recipients of this prestigious scholarship are awarded up to $55,000 for two or three years to complete their bachelor’s degree.

May 16, 2024

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Jane Martin, NOVA alum and member of the College’s inaugural nursing class

Meet Jane Martin, Graduate of NOVA’s Inaugural Nursing Class

Northern Virginia Community College’s Nursing program dates back to 1966. Jane McLaughlin, who would later marry and become Jane Martin, was in the College’s inaugural Nursing class and graduated cum laude with an Associate of Applied Science in nursing on June 15, 1968.

May 10, 2024

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Meet the Grads

Meet the Grads 2024: Inspiring Excellence and Empowering Our Future

Discover the inspiring journeys of our 2024 grads!

May 7, 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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