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Police Department Receives Grant

Police Department Receives Grant

The state Department of Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) presented the Norfolk State University Police Department (NSUPD) with a $5,000 check on Wed., Nov. 16. The NSUPD will use the funds to curb underage drinking and high-risk behavior both on and off campus through crime prevention safety talks, information and referrals, a greater police presence and enhanced training and awareness programs for student and faculty/staff organizations.



Social Science Research Day

The Honors College Discipline Specific Programs and the Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work are sponsoring “A Day of Social Science Research” featuring Temple University professor Dr. Larry Icard, director of the Center of Intervention and Practice Research. He will spend Nov. 16 and 17 speaking to faculty and students about health promoting behaviors and HIV/AIDS practice intervention and research. His schedule is as follows: Nov. 16, 6 p.m., undergraduate men, Midrise, Junior Commons Room; Nov. 17, 11 a.m.-2:50 p.m., faculty and staff, Midrise, [...]



NSU Men Win 4th Straight MEAC Cross Country Title

NSU Men Win 4th Straight MEAC Cross Country Title

The Norfolk State men’s cross country team won its fourth consecutive Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship and 11th in the last 12 years on Sat., Oct. 29, on the campus of Maryland Eastern Shore. The Spartan women placed fifth. The Spartan men were paced by senior Josef Tessema, who won his first title. He finished the 8-kilometer course in 25 minutes, 24.73 seconds to give NSU its third individual champion in the last four years. It was Tessema’s fourth straight all-conference honor. Tessema was one of [...]



NSU Football Teams Wins 2011 MEAC Championship!

NSU Football Teams Wins 2011 MEAC Championship!

The Norfolk State football team won its first-ever MEAC football championship with a 47-14 victory over Morgan State on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 12, at Hughes Stadium in Baltimore, Md. The Spartans finished the regular season with a 9-2 overall record and 7-1 ledger in conference play, both of which are school records for the program’s Division I era.



President Congratulates Football Team on Winning Season

President Congratulates Football Team on Winning Season

President Tony Atwater sent a congratulatory note to the campus community about NSU Spartan Football team as it prepares to take on the Morgan State Bears.



President to Recognize Alumni with Golden Sabre Award

President to Recognize Alumni with Golden Sabre Award

The chapters of the Norfolk State University Alumni Association( NSUAA) have a long history of financially supporting NSU. The University wishes to incentivize and honor outstanding fundraising efforts among NSUAA Chapters. In order to fully acknowledge the successful philanthropic efforts of our alumni chapters, NSU has developed the President’s Golden Sabre Award. This award was designed to recognize the chapter that is most successful in its fundraising efforts in service to the University. NSU recognizes its more than 30,000 alumni as one of its most [...]



DeLoatch Named a Famous Former by Girl Scouts

DeLoatch Named a Famous Former by Girl Scouts

Interim Provost Sandra J. DeLoatch is being recognized by the Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast as a Girl Scout Famous Former. The designation honors outstanding women leaders that are former Girl Scouts. DeLoatch will also be profiled in the Council’s 100th anniversary calendar. Earlier this year, the Girl Scout Council presented DeLoatch with the Thanks Badge, the highest award an adult Girl Scout can earn from the Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast. Additionally, the Girl Scout Council created the Dr. Sandra DeLoatch Science, [...]