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NOVA's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Come as you are. | Become who you want to be. | That is our promise.

The Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion is committed to advancing Inclusive Excellence to improve the well-being and success of all NOVA students, NOVA faculty, NOVA staff, and community members. The Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion works in collaboration with all facets of NOVA to elevate the acceptance of different ideas, values, beliefs, intersectionalities, abilities, and perspectives while also advancing equity as aligned with the College's Mission and Strategic Plan, and help create and sustain a more inclusive and accepting college community. Please read the Resolution of Commitment and Support from the Northern Virginia Community College Board for more information about NOVA's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Upcoming Events and News

Spring 2023 DEI Spotlight Events

Feburary: Black History Month

Black History Month has served as a unique opportunity to recognize the importance of knowing the history of Black Americans and the incredible contributions the Black community has made in American society. NOVA honors Black History Month by offering a variety of events, programs, and activities available in-person and online.

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DEI Spotlight: Kim Haas
TOPIC: Black History Month
DATE: Wed., Feb. 22, 12pm-1pm
LOCATION: Alexandria

"Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas"
Kim is the executive producer, host, and creator of Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas, a travel show celebrating the African influence in Latin America. Her travels have taken her to meet Black people in Venezuela, Cuba, Peru, Mexico, and more, exploring their lived experiences and historic contributions to local art, food, music, dance, and culture.

This event is sponsored by the Micron Foundation.

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