Orchids selected from the Arthur and Phyllis Kaplan Orchid Conservatory and Research Greenhouse at ODU will be on loan through March 30 to the Norfolk Botanical Garden.
Betsy S. Kennedy (Recreation and Tourism Studies), Terry Kubichan (Accounting) and Nathan Luetke (Engineering Technology) are the first winners of the new University Distinguished Teacher Award. They will be recognized at the annual Faculty Awards and Retirement Dinner on May 6.
Music has shown to have a therapeutic effect on the body. Scientific research has proven that the body benefits when music is played. Those facts will be illustrated in both music and word Feb. 25 when ODU and Sentara Music and Medicine Center, Sentara Neurosciences Institute, present "An Evening of Music and Medicine Education."
ODU's Sheri Colberg-Ochs, well-known researcher on diabetes and exercise, is the co-author of a new book, "The Diabetes Breakthrough: A Scientifically Proven Plan to Lose Weight and Cut Medications."
While he takes tremendous pride in being the first African American elected governor in United States history, Douglas Wilder was even prouder when the country's second African American elected governor, Deval Patrick, took office as chief executive of Massachusetts in 2007.
- Wetlands Watch Director to Give Talk on Sea Level Rise Feb. 27
- 'Searing' ODU Theatre Arts Production Delves into Effects of Battlefield Horrors
- New Book by ODU Prof Focuses on Emerging Digital Music Industry
- Columnist for The Nation Is Guest Speaker for Friends of Women's Studies Dinner
Spring-like temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday received a warm welcome from members of the campus community, prompting outdoor activities of all sorts.
Admitted ODU freshmen identified as academic achievers will visit the campus Saturday, Feb. 22, for University Scholars Day, and hear words of inspiration from a woman who was in their shoes just 15 years ago.
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A recruiter from Caroline County Public Schools speaks with an Old Dominion student during the Teacher Recruitment Fair Tuesday morning at the Ted Constant Convocation Center. Cities and counties throughout the state participated in the event.