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Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew, Northern Virginia Community College Students to Discuss Currency Redesign

Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew will visit Northern Virginia Community College’s Alexandria Campus for a town hall-style conversation with students on currency redesign and the new $10 bill. During the event, students will have a discussion with the Secretary on which woman they would like to see honored and share their recommendations and ideas about how to feature the meaning of democracy on the next generation of notes.


  • Jacob J. Lew, Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Dr. Scott Ralls, president, Northern Virginia Community College
  • Dr. Ron Buchanan, provost, NOVA-Alexandria


Monday, Nov. 23, 4:00 p.m. until 4:45 p.m.

Security protocols require that all media with video or still cameras must arrive for check-in and be in place no later than 3:00 p.m. for a security sweep.  There will be no late entry.

All additional media should arrive prior to the event start time of 4 p.m.


Bisdorf Building, Room 196, Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria Campus, 5000 Dawes Ave., Alexandria


Media are required to RSVP and must show a valid press pass at the Media Check-In Table.


Kathy Thompson, Director of Media Relations  |  703-764-0896  |  kthompson@nvcc.edu

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Northern Virginia Community College is the largest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls more than 75,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge, and through NOVA Online. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, call 703-323-3000 or visit the College's Web site, www.nvcc.edu.