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Are you ready to graduate? If you plan to graduate in December with an Associate degree, Certificate, or Career Certificate, you must submit an application to graduate. The graduation application deadline is October 1 at 11:59 p.m. Applications received after the deadline are processed for the following semester.
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NOVA’s Kwabena Konadu Receives SCHEV’s 2022 Outstanding Faculty Award

NOVA is excited to announce that our own Cybersecurity Professor Kwabena Konadu is among one of 12 recipients of Virginia’s ‘2022 Outstanding Faculty Awards.’ The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) and Dominion Energy jointly announced the award recipients yesterday recognizing exceptional faculty at Virginia’s institutions of higher learning who exemplify the highest standards of teaching, scholarship and service. Each recipient will receive a $7,500 award from Dominion Energy at an in-person ceremony on March 1, 2022.

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