Communications and Marketing

Dissemination of Information

Please be reminded that mass dissemination of information—on and off campus—is subject to the University’s Dissemination of Public Information policy.

50-01: Dissemination of Public Information

Policy Statement
The Office of Communications and Marketing has been designated by the President as the primary contact for news media issues and for coordination of dissemination of information to the public. This office is also responsible for ensuring University-wide compliance with this policy.

All due diligence must be taken to ensure that information originating from the University is accurate, complete, reflects the official position of the Norfolk State University organization and is released to the media and target publics in a timely manner.

See the full policy here

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Procurement Services offers eVA training

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Do you need training on the eVA system? Procurement Services will be offering training for individuals throughout the month of February.  Attendees must first attend eVA Basics & Mandatory Sourcing and then complete training with Punch-out Colleague get with eVA.  Training will be held in the Lyman Beecher Brooks Library, Room 1040, during the times listed below. Seating is limited so reserve your seat today. You may register for the February sessions by emailing Dyanna McMullen at dmcmullen@nsu.edu.

DATE    TIME FRAME         CLASS
15-Feb  11:00A-11:30A    eVA FOR SUPERVISORS & REVIEWERS (Webinar)
15-Feb  3:00P-3:30P        eVA FOR SUPERVISORS & REVIEWERS (Webinar)
16-Feb  9:00A-11:00A      eVA BASICS & MANDATORY SOURCING (LBB)
16-Feb  12:30P-2:30P      PUNCH-OUT COLLEAGUE GET WITH eVA (LBB)
23-Feb  10:00A-11:00A    eVA REFRESHER (Webinar)
23-Feb  3:00P-4:00P        eVA REFRESHER (Webinar)
25-Feb  10:00A-11:30A    eVA REFRESHER (LBB)



Posted by: Procurement Services
Nominations for 2016 Alumni Awards-NOW OPEN

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Norfolk State University is seeking nominations for its 2016 Distinguished Alumni and Graduate of the Last Decade Awards.  Please take a moment to nominate yourself or a fellow alumnus who deserves recognition for his or her commitment to the University.  All nominations must be submitted on the electronic form provided and are due by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, February 23, 2016

 

Visit https://surveys.nsu.edu/index.php/984687/lang-en  to nominate a deserving alumnus today and for criteria, guidelines and submission information.



Posted by: Office of Alumni Relations
Let's Do Lunch!

Thursday, February 11, 2016

The “Take A Professor to Lunch” program will be held Wednesday, February 24, from 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Students, who would like to invite a professor or staff member to have lunch, must send an email to Zia Felder at znfelder@nsu.edu with the professor/staff member’s full name, department, office location and email address. This is a free activity; however, space is limited so reserve your spot early. The deadline to register to participate is Saturday, February 20th @ 11:59 pm.



Posted by: Student Activities
L.E.A.D. Speaker Series Event

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Greetings Students, get excited for the upcoming L.E.A.D (Leadership, Education, and Development) speaker series event on Tuesday, February 16th at 7pm in the L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center featuring Phaedra Parks. She will be speaking about goal setting, entrepreneurship, and living your dream.  This event is free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you there!



Posted by: Dean of Students Office
FY 2016 Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) Internships

Thursday, February 11, 2016

FY 2016 Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) Internships. The MSIPP Internships is a new programdesigned to promote the education and development of the next generation workforce in critical science, engineering, technology, and mathematics (STEM) fields for full-time students currently enrolled at an accredited Minority Serving Institution (MSI) by providing an enhanced training environment, exposing them to research challenges unique to DOE’s mission.

Deadline to apply: February 28, 2016

 


Posted by: Office of SPonsored Programs
NSU Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Team Advances to National Championship

Thursday, February 11, 2016


Congratulations to the Norfolk State University Honda Campus All-Star Challenge team for qualifying to compete in the 2016 National Championship Tournament in Los Angeles, California, April 2–6.


After nearly 6 months of preparation, 65 HBCU teams travelled to 7 HBCUs for official National Qualifying Tournaments (NQT).  At each site, after a random draw, the teams were placed into divisions of 5 teams each. Each division of 5 teams competed in a round robin competition. From there the top 4 teams advanced to single-elimination NQT Playoffs.

Norfolk State University—whose NQT was at Hampton University Saturday, February 6—was one of the top two teams to advance to the national championship.

Please show your Spartan pride by congratulating our fine students for a job well done:

Derrick Thompson (team captain)
Jasmine Dunbar
David Morrison
Dwight Parker

Deja Rogers (alternate)
Edishae Harris (alternate)

Prof. Gwen Pharr, Coach
Prof. Michael Cotter, Asst. Coach


Posted by: Communications and Marketing
CELEBRATING Black History Month @ NSU

Thursday, February 11, 2016


Black History Month programs and activities are underway at NSU as we continue a tradition of recognizing the vital impact of African Americans in the world we live today. Join us this week for the following highlighted events...

* Thursday, February 11 @ 12:30 p.m., NGE 204
EXPLORING THE FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO BLACK MALES EARNING ADVANCED DEGREES IN MATHEMATICS, a presentation by Professor Ronald White. Contact rwhite@nsu.edu

* Friday, February 12 @ 12:30 p.m., NGE 101
CSET presents Black History Month Film Series: "MUSIC BY OUTSTANDING BLACK MUSIC ARTISTS" including Paul Robeson, Leontyne Price, Jesse Norman, Marian  Anderson,  Mahalia Jackson, and Nina Simone. Contact Ms. C. Johnson,
ccjohnson@nsu.edu

* Friday, February 12, BLACK HIV/AIDS AWARENESS DAY @ NSU, Student Center 138A
sponsored by NSU Health and Wellness Initiative for Women and Center of Excellence in Health Disparities. Free and Confidential HIV and other STI testing, contact Dr. S. Ward, sward@nsu.edu


Posted by: Black History Month Committee
Procurement Services Offers Additional eVA Training Campus Wide

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Do you need training on the eVA system? Procurement Services will be offering training for individuals throughout the month of February.  Attendees must first attend eVA Basics & Mandatory Sourcing and then complete training with Punch out Colleague Get with eVA.  Training will be held in the Lyman Beecher Brooks Library, Room 1044, during the times listed below. Seating is limited so reserve your seat today. You may register for the February sessions by emailing Dyanna McMullen at dmcmullen@nsu.edu.

DATE     TIME FRAME  CLASS  TRACK  ROOM LOCATION HOURS PREREQUISITE
Feb. 15  11-11:30a.m. eVA For Supervisors & Reviewers  Webinar

Feb. 15   3-3:30 p.m.  eVA For Supervisors & Reviewers   Webinar  

Feb. 16   9-11 a.m.     eVA Basics & Mandatory Sourcing 2 & 3,  1040 LBB 2
 
Feb. 16  12:30-2:30 p.m. Punch Out Colleague Get With eVA (NON SPCC) 3 1040 LBB, 2 eVA Basics &    Mandatory Sourcing

Feb. 23  10-11 a.m.     eVA Refresher 2 & 3  Webinar 1 Punch Out Colleague Get With eVA (NON SPCC)

Feb. 23   3-4 p.m.       eVA Refresher 2 & 3  Webinar 1 Punch Out Colleague Get With eVA (NON SPCC)

Feb. 25  10-11:30 a.m. eVA Refresher 2 & 3 1040 LBB, 1.5


Posted by: Procurement Services