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InsideODU: News for Faculty and Staff
Thursday, July 21, 2016

Launch of ODU Innovation Center - Norfolk Elicits Praise from Governor McAuliffe

Partnership between the University's Center for Enterprise Innovation (CEI) and the City of Norfolk, provides area entrepreneurs with collaboration space and a comprehensive program of services. Full Story

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Old Dominion's Tim Seibles Appointed Virginia Poet Laureate

The National Book Award finalist joins a list of distinguished poets in the role, following his appointment by Gov. Terry McAuliffe. Full Story

Testimony by ODU's Carpenter Pivotal in International Tribunal Ruling

Carpenter's expert testimony helped sway the Permanent Court of Arbitration, which ruled against China over its actions in the South China Sea. Full Story

ODU's Shaeffer to Serve on National Task Force For Continuing Education

James Shaeffer, dean of ODU's College of Continuing Education and Professional Development, will serve on the national task force. Full Story

Strome College Tasked with Leading Program Aimed at Growing Exports

Former faculty member Jim Lant will head up the Regional Export Acceleration Project. Full Story


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Across Campus - A Photo Essay

This week's gallery features scenes from the Entrepreneur boot camp. Virginia Beach City Public Schools Office of Technical & Career Education in partnership with the Old Dominion University Strome Entrepreneurial Center, the Advanced Technology Center and the Kempsville Entrepreneurship and Business Academy offered the summer program for middle and high school students to provide hands-on activities and access to real-world entrepreneurs. Photos by Chuck Thomas. Full Story

 A Picture is Worth...

Photo by Chuck Thomas

With on-field temperatures reaching 106 degrees recently, Alyssa Sebesto is pictured with young lacrosse camp participants as they enjoy a last-day splash party in the Runte Quad fountain.


Slavocracy Exhibit
Graphic designer Frank DeBose looks at the violence of slavery and Jim Crow by creating elegant timelines, charts, graphs and... ( More )

The Art of Derek Webster: Selections from the...
In 2013, Old Dominion University acquired, as a gift from the Houlburg Family, the late Marilyn Houlburg's collection of works by one of... ( More )



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