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Northern Virginia Community College to Hold Board Retreat

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Board of Northern Virginia Community College will hold a retreat on Monday, November 15th from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Fine Arts Building, in Room 202, on NOVA’s Alexandria Campus located at 5000 Dawes Avenue Alexandria, VA, 22311. This is an open meeting. However, the Board will not receive public comment.

Retreat Agenda

There will be two segments, both in Room 202 and separated by dinner.


4:10pm to 5:10pm - Healing Circle Activity


5:15pm to 5:45pm – Dinner and Conversation


5:50pm to 7pm – Presentation on and Discussion of Aspen College Excellence Program


7:00pm to 7:30 pm - Optional Jazz Ensemble Concert (Room 118) 


The Board will have the option of attending a scheduled student jazz concert at the close of the retreat hosted by Shannon Gunn, a NOVA Alexandria Campus Jazz Ensemble instructor, and her students.

Media Contact: Hoang Nguyen | 703-425-5839 | hdnguyen@nvcc.edu

Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) is the largest public institution of higher learning in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls nearly 80,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield (Medical Education Campus) and Woodbridge, through NOVA Online and high school dual enrollment. We offer more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs to help our students reach their academic and professional goals through university transfers and access to the most in-demand careers. At NOVA, we strive to ensure that every student succeeds, every program achieves and every community prospers. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, visit our website, www.nvcc.eduor call 703.323.3000.