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InsideODU: News for Faculty and Staff
Thursday, August 25, 2016

State of the University: Pres. John R. Broderick Highlights Successes, Bright Future

President Broderick's ninth State of the University address was delivered to a crowd of more than 1,200. Full Story

 Top Stories

Vision Lab Team Wins $1.6 Million Grant to Search for Brain Tumors

The National Institutes of Health-funded project will see Vision Lab researchers apply their precision technology to detect and analyze brain tumors. Full Story

ODU Resilience Collaborative Launches, Broadens Definition of Resilience for Multidisciplinary Research Initiatives

Led by Wie Yusuf, associate professor of public service, the ODU Resilience Collaborative will tap into research expertise in every University college. Full Story

Eminent Scholar Frank Day Lauded by Ecological Society of America

The ESA award recognizes long-standing individual contributions through mentoring, teaching or outreach that increases the diversity of future ecologists. Full Story

ODU's Karen Polonko Remembered as Passionate Advocate for Children

The internationally known sociology scholar died Aug. 22 after a year-long illness. Full Story

 

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Across Campus - A Photo Essay

This week's gallery features the graduation ceremony from the first session of the Chesapeake Cadet Academy, an innovative internship program launched this summer by the University's Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice and the Chesapeake Sheriff's Office. Ten students, eight of whom were from Old Dominion University, graduated from the academy on Aug. 11 at Oscar Smith High School. By David B. Hollingsworth Full Story

 A Picture is Worth...

Photo by David B. Hollingsworth

The annual painting of paws on sidewalks around campus can mean only one thing: the fall semester is just around the corner. Here, alumnus Patrick Heckler adds the seal of Phi Gamma Delta to a paw on Kaufman Mall's sidewalk. Heckler double majored in art and education.

 Calendar

Thu
Aug
25
Freshman Service Experience (FSE) 2016
Registration for Freshman Service Experience is now closed. Please note, this event is for freshmen and new transfer students... ( More )

Fri
Aug
26
Summer degree conferral date
Summer degree conferral date (no commencement ceremony) ( More )

GTAI Institute - Day 2
The second day of the GTAI Institute is presentation day. Students will be evaluated on their presentations by faculty and student... ( 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 )

New International Student Orientation
This is a mandatory orientation for all new international students coming to ODU for the Fall 2016 semester. New students will learn about... ( More )

Deadline to submit theses/dissertations
Deadline to submit theses/dissertations to Registrar's Office for August 2016 graduates ( More )

Reception - Encore: Alumni Exhibition
The Old Dominion University Art Department, first chaired by painter and educator Charles Sibley, has been in existence for more than 60... ( More )

Sat
Aug
27
Music Department Auditions
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Fall 2016 Classes Begin
Fall classes begin, Sessions 1 and 2; deadline to apply for instate tuition rates for Fall 2016 ( More )

Convocation
This formal Week of Welcome event is the official academic opening to the new school year. Business attire is expected. Attendance is... ( 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 )

Encore: Alumni Exhibition
The Old Dominion University Art Department, first chaired by painter and educator Charles Sibley, has been in existence for more than 60... ( More )

Sun
Aug
28
Aletheia at Home
Every 4th Sunday of the month we will meet in designated homes as well as our normal location at ODU. Each location will have worship... ( 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 )

Encore: Alumni Exhibition
The Old Dominion University Art Department, first chaired by painter and educator Charles Sibley, has been in existence for more than 60... ( More )

Mon
Aug
29
Fall 2016 Tuition Deadline
( 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 )

Encore: Alumni Exhibition
The Old Dominion University Art Department, first chaired by painter and educator Charles Sibley, has been in existence for more than 60... ( More )

IPE Student Learning Day
Early learning activity that will be grounded in IPEC Competency #2 Roles and Responsibilities. Ted Convocation Center-Big Blue Room ( More )

Tue
Aug
30
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 )

Encore: Alumni Exhibition
The Old Dominion University Art Department, first chaired by painter and educator Charles Sibley, has been in existence for more than 60... ( More )

Back to Business Bash
Welcome Monarchs! Join your classmates and the Career Development Services (CDS) staff for an afternoon of Monarch Spirit and fun... ( More )

 




 

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