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Nicholas McDonald named Tom Joyner Hercules Scholar

  Nicholas McDonald, a future talk show host, multi-million dollar entrepreneur and preacher, is this week’s Hercules Scholar as announced by Tom Joyner on his Morning Show, Thursday, Sept. 18. You can listen to a repeat of the announcement at http://www.tjms.com/stream/. Nicholas will receive a $1500 scholarship from the Tom Joyner Foundation as part of [...]

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NSU makes a mark in Hollywood

  (NSU NEWSROOM)–A Norfolk State University alumnus has spent more than 20 years in Hollywood working behind-the-scenes on some of the industry’s biggest films such as “The Wolverine” and “Marley & Me.” Gregory Earls, who graduated in 1993 with a degree in mass communications, works as a post-production coordinator for 20th Century Fox Studios. Earls [...]

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Come Fly with the Spartans to Florida A&M!

  NORFOLK, Va. - The department of athletics is offering fans the chance to fly with the Spartan football team to its upcoming game at Florida A&M. NSU has a limited number of seats available on its charter flight to Tallahassee, Fla., on Friday, Oct. 31. Seats cost $250 per person (round-trip) and are available on [...]

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Duquesne, Pittsburgh Take Down NSU on 2nd Day of Panther Classic

  PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Duquesne and host Pittsburgh each handed the Norfolk State volleyball team a 3-0 loss on Saturday during the second day of the Panther Classic at Pitt’s Fitzgerald Field House.   Pittsburgh won by 25-20, 25-11 and 25-18 scores in an early afternoon match. After a couple-hour break, Duquesne kept NSU winless on [...]

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Damon Williams to speak at NSU Sept. 23

  The Division of Student Affairs will kick-off its LEAD (Leadership, Education and Development) Speaker Series on September 23, 2014 with NSU alumnus Damon Williams. Damon is the Vice President of Programming for Music Choice, the multi-platform video and music network that reaches millions of consumers nationwide. Damon’s keynote address will be held at 7:00 [...]

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Evans Paces Spartan Men at Lid-Lifter Invitational

  PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – Sophomore Michael Evans led the NSU men’s cross country team with a 10th-place finish at the Lid-Lifter Invitational hosted by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday morning. Evans finished the 5,000-meter course in 18 minutes, 21.55 seconds. He paced a group of mostly sprinters who competed for the Spartans at UMES [...]

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Spartans Take to the Road This Weekend at ECU

  East Carolina Invitational Friday NSU vs. Tennessee Tech 4 p.m. Live Stats   NSU at East Carolina 7 p.m. Live Stats Saturday NSU vs. UNC Wilmington 1 p.m. Live Stats NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State volleyball team will search for its first victory of the season this weekend when the Spartan head south to [...]

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Spartans Host Liberty in Home Opener on Saturday

    NORFOLK, Va. - Two teams looking for their first win of the season following difficult road set-backs last week meet today as Norfolk State welcomes Liberty University to Dick Price Stadium for the Spartans’ home opener. Kickoff is at 4 p.m. at Dick Price Stadium for Community Day. Fans can get their day started [...]

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Michael Minix named Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar

  On Thursday, Sept. 4, Tom Joyner, national radio personality and founder of the Tom Joyner Foundation, announced the selection of Michael Minix by the staff at Norfolk State University (NSU) as a Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar. Each Thursday morning in September, a young male student will be announced and receive a $1500 scholarship [...]

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Campus crimes break in new semester

  By Richelle Hammiel Just two weeks into the fall semester, Norfolk State University hosted “I Love NSU Week” to show the students a good time while getting them prepared to start off the school year.  Despite the fun festivities, a few problems on campus have arisen that many students are not aware of. According [...]

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Maine Holds off NSU 10-6 in Defensive Battle

  ORONO, Maine – Host Maine kept Norfolk State off the scoreboard on three fourth-quarter Spartan drives which began in Maine territory as the No. 25 Black Bears held off NSU 10-6 in a defensive struggle on Saturday night at Alfond Stadium. The Spartans led 6-0 after the first quarter thanks to a pair of Cameron Marouf field [...]

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