Higher education: On the lookout for true grit
Jedidah Isler had always dreamed of attending an Ivy League graduate school. She had a stellar record as an undergraduate at Norfolk State University in Virginia, one of many US universities that traditionally enrol mostly African American students.
Norfolk State cheerleaders are back after hazing investigation
Norfolk State University cheerleaders were cleared of hazing allegations after an investigation, a spokesman for the Norfolk, Va., school said.
NSU cheerleaders cleared of hazing allegations
Norfolk State University has cleared it's cheerleading team of hazing allegations after the parents of at least two NSU cheerleaders claimed their kids were being bullied and hazed by the veterans on the squad, school officials told 13News Now.
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HBCU's Presidents at a New Crossroad
Only three months into the academic year and headlines have been littered with announcements about HBCU leadership turnover.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Path forward clear for NSU
The sanction levied last week on Norfolk State University by its accrediting agency represents, perhaps, the best outcome for the beleaguered campus.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Fired NSU president seeks job at Ohio school
Fired Norfolk State University president Tony Atwater still wants to head a college: He has applied to be president of Kent State University in Ohio.
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Norfolk State placed under accreditation warning
The University of Virginia is in the clear, but two other Virginia institutions have been put on warning by the regional agency that oversees accreditation standards.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
NSU interim president responds to SACS decision
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges announced at its December 10, 2013 meeting that Norfolk State University will remain fully accredited with a "warning" sanction imposed.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
University system has lost its way
The time has come for Virginia to consider implementing a statewide university system for its public four-year institutions of higher learning.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Rep. Bobby Scott to hold office hours in Surry County
Next Tuesday, Scott will be at the Surry County Community Center from 2 to 4 p.m., according to a news release from his office.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Norfolk St. president to cut part-time faculty
Norfolk State University President Eddie Moore Jr. is planning some faculty-related changes as part of an effort to improve students' achievement.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
New NSU leader plans to trim part-time faculty
Norfolk State University's new president plans to cut part-time teachers and boost credentials among faculty - part of a wide-ranging effort to improve students' performance.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Live Coverage: Thunder vs. Jazz
Darnell Mayberry grew up in Langston, Okla. and is now in his third stint in the Sooner state.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Gas leak forces evacuation of four buildings on NSU campus
Four buildings on the campus of Norfolk State University were evacuated as a precaution because of a gas leak.