Events

Provost Candidates Visit Campus

Three of the four candidates for provost and vice president for academic affairs visited campus over the past three weeks. The four candidates are Dr. Joyce Blackwell, vice president for academic affairs at South Carolina State University; Dr. Kenneth M. Stokes, executive director for the Institute for International Innovation Management and former dean, Tillman School of Business at Mount Olive College (NC); Dr. Steven F. Siconolfi, dean of the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance, Ithaca College (NY); and Dr. Sandra J. DeLoatch, NSU [...]



NSU Holds Campus Holiday Celebration

NSU Holds Campus Holiday Celebration

NSU held a campus holiday celebration at the L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center that included remarks by President Tony Atwater, a lighting of the University’s holiday trees and giveaways. Pictured: Dr. Tony Atwater presents one of the prizes in the giveaway.



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, [...]



Glenn R. Carrington to Deliver Fall Commencement Address

Glenn R. Carrington to Deliver Fall Commencement Address

Glenn Carrington, national tax director for client services at Ernst & Young LLP and a member of the NSU Foundation Board, will deliver the keynote address at Norfolk State University’s commencement ceremony, scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, December 10, at Joseph G. Echols Hall. Glenn R. Carrington is the National Tax Director for Client Services at Ernst & Young LLP, where he serves on the U. S. Executive Board. As National Tax Director for Client Services, Glenn primarily focuses on serving clients in the areas [...]



DMV Brings Services to NSU

DMV Brings Services to NSU

If you can’t get to the DMV, don’t worry. The DMV is here at NSU. DMV2Go, the agency’s new wireless office on wheels, made its first visit to campus last week. The DMV mobile office, which will come to campus on a regular basis, will be located in Lot 34 (behind the campus police department). Faculty, staff and students can conveniently conduct all DMV services at the mobile unit.



We’re No. 1!

We’re No. 1!

After Saturday’s convincing win over Savannah State, the Spartan Football team has a share in the MEAC title. A win over Morgan State on Saturday will make us the sole MEAC champions. Behold the Green and Gold!



Dr. Atwater Forms Student Advisory Network

Dr. Atwater Forms Student Advisory Network

Dr. Atwater met with student leaders to discuss campus direction as part of the newly formed President’s Student Advisory Network.  About 12 student leaders, from the SGA to the Spartan Echo, provided their  input regarding campus initiatives.



Search Underway for Provost and VP for Academic Affairs

 Norfolk State University President Tony Atwater has launched a search for a new provost and vice president for academic affairs. The provost is a key member of the senior leadership team and will serve as the University’s chief academic officer. NSU Chief of Staff Deborah Fontaine is chair of the search committee and will serve as a non-voting member. Named to the search committee are Carray Banks, chair, Department of Technology; Jean Braxton, dean, School of Education; Geoffroy de LaForcade, associate professor of history and [...]



Bobby Scott Career Fair

Bobby Scott Career Fair


Tony Atwater and Gov. Bob McDonnell discuss campus initiatives

Tony Atwater and Gov. Bob McDonnell discuss campus initiatives