When Dr. Muge Akpinar-Elci and Onur Bilgen, of Old Dominion University, first crossed paths with Virginia Beach cardiologist Dr. John Kenerson they didn't realize just how much they had in common and - more importantly - how a collaboration could have a positive impact on global hypertension.
The start of the fall semester is just around the corner. While most students have yet to return from summer break there is still much activity around campus as this week's feature gallery depicts. From new building construction to scooter rides, pool games and picturesque waterfront scenes, there is plenty to see. Photos by Chuck Thomas and David Hollingsworth
A Picture is Worth...
The college experience isn't all about academics - just ask Abdullah Alharbi. The English as a Second Language student from Saudi Arabia is pictured here on a recent afternoon teaching himself how to skateboard on Kaufman Mall during a break from class.