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NSU Launches Search for New President
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Free July 2018
Historical Marker for Bay Shore Beach Resort Unveiled
NSU Interim President Dr. Melvin T. Stith, Sr.
Board seventh of Visitors
applications and nominations for
of Norfolk State University (NSU).
a dynamic, ial,
body) invites President
board seeks entrepreneur- and
leader with strong academic, administrative,
and business acumen.
successful candidate will be a visionary, advancing university’s reputation
increasing resources through private and public partnerships.
Norfolk State University is a comprehensive, public
institution committed to transforming the lives of its students through high-impact educational
prepare its graduates for success in the 21st century. The next president will appreciate the distinctiveness of NSU’s mission as a historically black institution and be able to
interpret that mission for
the changing environment of higher education. He or she will also have a demonstrated track record of problem solving
NSU BOV Rector Dr. Byron L. Cherry, Sr.
in a complex organization, with a deep commitment to shared governance and with integrity beyond reproach.
To direct the search
process, the Board of Visitors has established a 21-member Presidential Search Committee
of the University’s multiple stakeholders. retained
representative It has also
& Associates, Inc., a highly respected search firm that has successfully completed more than 2,000 searches, and consulting and training projects, to work with the committee. The committee
by board members Deborah M. DiCroce and Larry A. Griffith.
Over the next couple of months, the
Search Committee will provide multiple
sessions for members of the NSU external constituencies
and internal share
ideas about what qualities and characteristics
like to see in the university’s next president. That input will
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Pictured from left to right are Linda Porter, Mayor Donnie Tuck, Barbara Anthony Wright, James T. Johnson, Samuel Joseph Scott, and Chuck Chavers. Mr. Scott is believed to be the last living Bay Shore Beach lifeguard.
Photo courtesy of Hampton Convention & Visitors Bureau BY HAMPTON.GOV
On June 20, 2018, members of the Buckroe Historical
Society unveiled a
historical marker to the Bay Shore Hotel, which served African-Americans as a top East Coast resort for 75 years.
The venture, which opened in 1898, hosted state and national conferences, sporting events and concerts including Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway and Ella
Fitzgerald. Bay Shore, a cooperative venture funded by 60 African-American businessmen, began as a four-room cottage. The property adjoined
Buckroe segregated. By 1930, Bay Shore had a three-story
beachfront hotel with 70 rooms, a cafe, pier, pavilion and bathhouses. It drew tourists from across the East Coast and Midwest.
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2018’s Best Credit Card Rental Car Insurance
Beach, which was
insurance. And one-third of credit card users don’t know if their card has it. That’s an issue because you must decline a rental company’s supplemental insurance for your credit card’s coverage to work. And you can’t know to do that unless you’re familiar with how your card’s policy works.
Credit card rental car insurance policies
are driven by three of the four major card networks: Visa, Mastercard and American Express. The other major card
Discover, stopped offering its rental car insurance benefit in March 2018. But individual credit card companies determine the specifics of the coverage that customers receive.
So to help you maximize your savings security, WalletHub
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