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  • How do we respond?

    - Message from Javaune Adams-Gaston, Ph.D., President

  • Message from Javaune Adams-Gaston, Ph.D., President

    - The video of the wrongful death of Tyre Nichols is shocking to the conscience and very difficult to witness. While this story has been repeated too often between communities of color and some law enforcement, we must remember that this is why our voices must be heard at the ballot box. It is our responsibility to impact policies that affect our communities. Norfolk State has stood for eighty-eight years as a place to prepare our students to make their voices heard while here on campus and as graduates.  

  • Road to Pasadena: For Love of the Legion

    - Spartan Legion fans are a very determined group. Despite snowstorms, canceled flights and an abundance of frustration, they made it to Pasadena in time to see their beloved Legion thrill parade watchers during the 134th Tournament of Roses Parade.

  • Health Equity Agreement

    - Eastern Virginia Medical School and Norfolk State University have launched an initiative that will target health equity and work to increase the number of minorities who become healthcare professionals.

  • NSU Awarded Sustained Distinguished Performance

    - Norfolk State University received a Sustained Distinguished Performance award from the Elizabeth River Project on Jan. 19, 2023.

  • Design Major Wins Target HBCU Contest

    - The design is on T-Shirts now on sale at Target nationwide in celebration of Black History Month 2023.

  • NSU’s Roberts Center Awarded Grant

    - The Joseph Jenkins Roberts Center for African Diaspora Studies at Norfolk State University was awarded $150,000 for its project, “Sold Down River: Making the Invisible, Visible,” by the Virginia African American Cultural Center, Inc. (VAACC) as part of the VAACC’s Virginia Tourism Corporation grant.

  • Legion Shines

    - The Norfolk State University Spartan Legion put on a series of stunning performances at the 2023 Tournament of Roses Parade and events. See the photos and articles.