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October 21 - 27, 2017

  

Saturday, October 21, 2017

National Aquarium Day Trip.
All Day

Loudoun

All day trip. Currently Sold Out.
Alexandria Symphony presents BRAHMS, BRITTEN & BUTTERWORTH
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Alexandria

Images of coastal shores and pastorale greens dominate these October concerts featuring George Butterworth’s folk-themed The Banks of Green Willow and the tragic imagery of the Four Sea Interludes from the Benjamin Britten’s revered opera Peter Grimes. Closing out the program is Brahms’ passionate and lyrical Symphony No. 3, described by many critics as artistically perfect. https://www.alexsym.org/

Monday, October 23, 2017

Muggle Media Monday
All Day

Annandale

Find the golden snitch on campus, bring it to Student Life and win a prize.  Clues for the location can be found on our Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (@ANStudentLife)
Shenandoah University
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Annandale

Individual Appointments - Check student email for sign-up link!
Cracking the Mold: Changing the Culture in Academia to accept the Non-traditional Student
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Medical

11am. Room 255. October is Disability Awareness Month! Please join our Disability Support Services as we welcome our guest speaker, Ms. Cheryl Machemer, Critical Care Nurse Educator. Ms. Machemer’s talk “Cracking the Mold…..” promises to be interesting and inspiring. Hope to see you there! Sponsored by our Disability Support Services and Student Life. 
George Mason University School of Recreation, Health and Tourism Transfer Information Table
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Alexandria

George Mason University School of Recreation, Health and Tourism Transfer Information Table
Event Image Math Boot Camp
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Manassas

Math Boot Camp Improve your VPT Math placement scores get to college level math fast. Save time and money. Free for all students Register at Testing Center (MH 308) or Math Center (MH 211)
NOVACon
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Annandale

11am-3pm. CF Lounge. Celebrate the STEM and gaming world with Annandale’s first NOVACon. There will be interactive gaming stations, the Emotion Matrix, karaoke, and free food. Come dressed in cosplay or a costume and VOTE for your favorite! There will be prizes for the winner. 
Intersectionality Workshop/Training
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alexandria

2-3pm. AA275. In this workshop, participants will explore how being aware of the multiple identities of yourself and individuals you lead will help create authentic relationships grounded in mutual trust and solidarity. P

lease register by clicking on the google link here: https://goo.gl/forms/EONAlxEq6kYmJw1K3 .

Please register if you are free.   The workshop is a lead in to our campus LGTBQ History Awareness Month program.  
Ice Cream with Dr. Ralls
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Manassas

Ice Cream with Dr. Ralls. 4-5pm. Parrish 239

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Last Day to drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit
All Day

Alexandria
Annandale
Loudoun
Manassas
Medical
Woodbridge

Last day to drop with tuition refund or change to audit (Census Date 2017 Fall: second 8-week session).
LGBTQ History Month Program: Intersectionality & Meet Panel Discussion
2:00 AM - 4:00 AM

Manassas
Virtual

How do identities intersect? With the help of our diverse panel, we will discuss the concept of holistic identity and how stereotypes and assumptions influence daily interactions in the NOVA community and how to become better allies.

Live stream the event at eli.nvcc.edu/studentlife.
Troy University Transfer Information Table
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Alexandria

Troy University Transfer Information Table
James Madison University Transfer Information Table
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Alexandria

James Madison University Transfer Information Table
Turn Up Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Woodbridge

Have a talent you want to share with your peers, or just want to see your peers sing, dance or perform? Stop by the Lakeside Patio for free performances! Everyone is welcomed to join.
CofFREE Talks Tuesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Annandale

Get your Tuesday morning started with Student Life! Participate in our survey or discussion topic of the week to receive a free Cup o' Joe.
Environmental Film Festival
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Annandale

2017 Environmental Film Festival will showcase four films, with each screened on both days of the festival.
George Mason University School of Business Transfer Information Table
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alexandria

George Mason University School of Business Transfer Information Table
Transfer Visit: University of Mary Washington.
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Woodbridge

Transfer Visit: University of Mary Washington.
Ally Week Panel: The Intersectionality of Identity
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Manassas

Join us for a panel discussion on the intersectionaly of identities as a part of Ally Week 2017.
Radford University Transfer Information Table
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Alexandria

Radford University Transfer Information Table

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Environmental Film Festival
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Annandale

2017 Environmental Film Festival will showcase four films, with each screened on both days of the festival.
George Washington University Cybersecurity & IT Programs Transfer Information Table
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Alexandria

George Washington University Cybersecurity & IT Programs Transfer Information Table
Radford University Transfer Advising
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Manassas

Prospective Students, It's time to plan your next steps... *No Appointment Necessary
Transfer Visit: Troy University
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Woodbridge

Transfer Visit: Troy University
Living with Challenges
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Medical

Join the EMS Club in the Forum in viewing the continuous slide show “Living with Challenges” – the stories of several well-known people who not only lived with challenges but overcame them to achieve their dreams.  Presentations created by Fall 2017 EMS 159 students.
Make Your Own Street Sign
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Woodbridge

Entertainment Avenue will be making personalized street signs while supplies last!
Student Government Association's 5th Annual Halloween Bash!
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Manassas

Join us for Halloween Bash! Club activity tables will be out on the Howsmon patio from 11-1, followed by a "Zombie Run" at 3! Can you survive the zombie takeover? Collect supplies from all 4 stations to win! Zombie Run will be held at the soccer field next to the MT building. FREE pizza, cider, donuts & candy!!!
Great American Restaurants
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Annandale

Employer Visit - Hiring event
Sugar Skull Decorating
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Annandale

Sugar Skull Decorating Sponsored by HSU
Transfer Planning Webinar
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Virtual

It’s never too early to begin your planning to transfer another institution. This one-hour webinar will discuss the basics of transfer planning; information about Guaranteed Admission Agreements, Articulation Agreements, and Transfer Guides; and a provide web tour of NOVA’s transfer website.

Go to http://eli.nvcc.edu/webinars.htm#transfer to register and receive a link to the session.
University of mary Washington Transfer Information Table
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alexandria

University of mary Washington Transfer Information Table
Virginia Commonwealth University Transfer Advising
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Manassas

Prospective Students, It's time to plan your next steps... *No Appointment Necessary
Walk in Wednesday Transfer Planning: VCU
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Manassas

Walk in Wednesday Transfer Planning: VCU
Win-It Wednesday
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Annandale

Minute to Win It Edition! Every other Wednesday, come compete in specific “skills”-based competitions! If you complete the task in a minute, you win a prize!
Killer Presentation Skills
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alexandria

Have you been assigned a class presentation? Are you nervous about public speaking? Maybe you’re just not sure about what’s expected of you. Come to this workshop for some great ideas about planning and creating presentations that will engage your audience. We’ll also discuss some strategies for overcoming anxieties about public speaking, as well as tools and software such as Powerpoint and Prezi.
NOVA Career&Transfer - Career Express
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Annandale

Stop by CA 105 to get your career related questions answered. No appointments needed!
UC San Diego Transfer Information Table
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Alexandria

UC San Diego Transfer Information Table
Your Home Doctors
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Annandale

Employer Visit - Hiring Event
Annual Campus Bonfire & Karaoke
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Loudoun

Join the rest of campus for free Smore’s, Hot Chocolate, and Karaoke around the Bonfire!

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Harry Potter 2-Day Movie Marathon!
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Manassas

Are you a Harry Potter fanatic? Join us for the Harry Potter Movie Marathon! We'll be showing the first four movies Thursday and movies 5-8 on Friday.
Excelsior College Transfer Information Table
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Alexandria

Excelsior College Transfer Information Table
Living with Challenges
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Medical

Join the EMS Club in the Forum in viewing the continuous slide show “Living with Challenges” – the stories of several well-known people who not only lived with challenges but overcame them to achieve their dreams.  Presentations created by Fall 2017 EMS 159 students.
MEC/INOVA Blood Drive
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Medical

Share the gift of life. The day has finally come for our Blood Drive. There may be a few slots left due to cancellations so stop by the table if you wish to donate. If you have an appointment already, make sure to get rest and eat lots of iron prior to donating. Hosted by the MeLT & EMS Clubs. 
Marymount University
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Annandale

Information Table - Stop by and speak with the representative from the Marymount University.
Prize Wheel Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Woodbridge

Prize Wheel Thursday
Trivia Thursday
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Annandale

Come out and compete in teams of up to 4 people in a different trivia topic each week. Each member of the winning team each week will win a $25.00 gift card to Barnes and Noble. Don’t miss your chance to play! To find out this week's topic go to CF 232 or follow us on social media @Anstudentlife
Halloween Party
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Loudoun

3-6pm. LC 102K. Honors Club is having a Halloween party, and you're invited! After a stressful Midterm, come and relax and have some fun! We're having a costume contest and several different kinds of games, each of which has a prize! Hosted by the Honors Club.
Wonder Woman – Free Movie!
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Loudoun

Wonder Woman – Free Movie! Free showing of the new movie, Wonder Woman will be showing for everyone! Bring your friends!
University of Virginia Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies Transfer Information Table
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Alexandria

University of Virginia Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies Transfer Information Table
Be a Better Writer
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Alexandria

Some students really enjoy writing for their classes, while others feel intimidated by the whole process. Everyone, from experienced writers to novices, can become better at writing. We will discuss writing practices for every stage of the writing process, tips for how to deal with writer’s block, and advice to help you communicate more effectively in your writing.
An Evening With Edgar Allan Poe
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Woodbridge

Black Box Theater. A play adapted by Robert Mason & “Poe Connectives” based on the works of Edgar Allen Poe with additional material by David Tyson. $6 for students, seniors, and military. $8 general admission.
Nighthawks Volleyball vs. Howard (MD) CC
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Annandale

7pm. Ernst Gym. Student Admission is FREE!  Last regular season game so please support your NOVA Volleyball team!
NOVA Alexandria Band
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Alexandria

NOVA Band's Fall Concert
Movie Night: The Blair Witch Project
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Manassas

Found video footage tells the tale of three film students (Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C. Williams) who've traveled to a small town to collect documentary footage about the Blair Witch, a legendary local murderer. Over the course of several days, the students interview townspeople and gather clues to support the tale's veracity. But the project takes a frightening turn when the students lose their way in the woods and begin hearing horrific noises. Free with NOVA ID, $3 general admission. Rain location Howsmon 216.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Information Session for Prospective Students
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

The NOVA Alexandria Campus is hosting Information Sessions for Prospective NOVA Students. We will share information about Northern Virginia Community College and specifically the Alexandria Campus. We will discuss: How to apply for admissions The process for placement testing The steps for advising and registration Tuition, fees and payment options (including financial aid) For the current Fall 2017 semester, NOVA has courses that begin in October. Students can also start their preparation for the next semester starting in January. This program is ideal for adult learners students who are interested in NOVA and have not started or completed all of the steps above. Students who are new to college or have college experience are welcome to attend. Interested persons may sign up below and will be contacted prior to the session: https://goo.gl/JhuJGd
Workshop on Human Rights and LGBTQ Issues.
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Annandale

Workshop on Human Rights and LGBTQ Issues.
Harry Potter 2-Day Movie Marathon!
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Manassas

Are you a Harry Potter fanatic? Join us for the Harry Potter Movie Marathon! We'll be showing the first four movies Thursday and movies 5-8 on Friday.
Volunteer Service Day.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Loudoun

Volunteer Service Day at Loudoun County Homeless Shelter. Spend a day giving back to your community with other NOVA Students and the Office of Student Life! Sign up by stopping by LC102N.
Event Image Bouncing Back from Trouble – Resilience and Grit
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Resilience, or the ability to keep going after experiencing setbacks, helps people succeed in all areas of life. It is also a characteristic that you can build and strengthen. In this workshop, we will identify skills that contribute to resilience. You will learn concrete tools and strategies that you can use to improve your responses to problems that you might encounter.
St. Joseph's University
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Annandale

Information Table - Stop by and speak with a representative from the St. Joseph's University!
SGA Town Hall Meeting
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Annandale

SGA Town Hall Meeting Interested in joining the Annandale Student Government Association? You can join the many other students who are interested in making NOVA Annandale even better. Develop your leadership skills, be a voice for students, and help advise the clubs of Annandale. Contact nvccsga@gmail.com if you’d like more details.
An Evening With Edgar Allan Poe
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Woodbridge

Black Box Theater. A play adapted by Robert Mason & “Poe Connectives” based on the works of Edgar Allen Poe with additional material by David Tyson. $6 for students, seniors, and military. $8 general admission.
Halloween Fiesta
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Annandale

Halloween Fiesta Dress up in your Halloween costume, dance, and enjoy some food! We will have catering and a live DJ. All NOVA Students welcome.

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