ACPS welcomed a new Director of School, Business and Community Partnerships this month. Anthony “Kurt” Huffman, who recently moved from Ohio with his family, brings a wealth of experience in education and partnerships to the position.
T.C. Williams High School senior Sierra Arnold has been named as a semifinalist in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Corporation program. She is among 16,000 talented semifinalists who will have an opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million that will be offered next spring.
Cora Kelly School for Math, Science and Technology Principal Brandon Davis has been reassigned and Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Alvin Crawley announced the appointment of Dr. Seazante Williams Oliver as the school’s Interim Principal, effective immediately.
Northern Virginia Community College has been working hard to create a pathway for ITT Technical College students who were displaced when their college suddenly closed earlier this month. NOVA offers staggered course start dates, which may help ITT Tech students get back on track quickly. The next eight-week session begins Oct. 19, 2016 and the
Come hear the NOVA Alexandria Jazz Faculty pay tribute to John Coltrane and fellow saxophonist Julian Cannonball Adderley at the annual Jazz Faculty Recital. The concert will take place at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4 at Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria Campus, Tyler Building Music Recital Hall.
The U. S. Department of Education made changes to the process that high school seniors and college students will use to fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Students will now be able to complete the FAFSA beginning Oct. 1, using tax information from the ‘prior-prior year’. Two workshops will be held at T. C. Williams to assist students with completing the FAFSA.
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Northern Virginia Community College, a statewide leader in cybersecurity education, has been named a Regional Resource Center by the National Security Agency
The Pathway to the Baccalaureate program of Northern Virginia Community College was a recipient of the 2016 Examples of ExcelenciaAward at the Associate Level. NOVA President Scott Ralls accepted the award given by Excelencia in Education at a ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 21, in the Grand Ballroom of the Washington Court Hotel in Northwest D.C.