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NCC to Create “Thoughtful Treasures” for the Children’s Inn at NIH

Children's Inn
The Children’s Inn at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) opened its doors in 1990 to offer kids and their families a comfortable place to stay – at no charge – while the children receive medical treatment at NIH.  Since that time, organizations, companies, and individuals have volunteered their time and money in a number …

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Audio and Video Digitization and Restoration for National Park Service

Most of us no longer own VCRs, tape players, or phonographs – but centuries of our history are captured in the old-style analog media. Through a contract with the National Park Service, NCC will convert nearly 900 hours of analog recordings for the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site into digital file formats, …

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Audiovisual Support for Foreign Service Institute

FSI
In August 2017, NCC was honored to begin an audiovisual support contract with the State Department’s Foreign Service Institute (FSI).  Through this contract, NCC provides support to FSI’s Audiovisual Facility in the areas of audiovisual technical support; project services; eLearning and Blended Learning Development; and programs/contract management services and support. The students at FSI are …

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NCC to Exhibit at Government Video Expo and ASAE Technology Expo

ASAE Booth
NCC continues our annual late-fall tradition of exhibiting at two prominent expos: the Government Video Expo (GVE) and the ASAE (American Society of Association Executives) Technology Expo.  This will be our sixth consecutive appearance at GVE and fourth straight year exhibiting at the ASAE Tech Expo. We will close out November at the GVE, which …

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NSF-funded LIGO Discovers Kilonova – Two Stars Colliding

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Our clients are engaged in interesting, meaningful, and sometimes world-changing work, and here is one example.  In October, the National Science Foundation-funded Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) announced news 130 million years in the making.  Hundreds of scientists worked with LIGO to discover a “kilonova” – an explosion caused by the collision of two collapsed …

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Video Production Support for ASPR During Recent Hurricanes

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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria left massive devastation in their wake, and directly impacted millions of people in Southern Texas, Southern Florida, the Florida Keys, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. When natural disasters like hurricanes occur, the access to timely, accurate, and reliable communication is paramount.  Our team at the HHS Broadcast Communications …

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Real-time Captioning for Presidential Address at Fort Myer

Trump - Fort Myer
On August 21, at the Fort Myer U.S. Army post in Arlington, VA, President Trump addressed the nation to lay out the U.S. strategy in Afghanistan.  Given just 12 hours’ notice, NCC was up to the task to deliver real-time captioning for the webcast of the President’s speech on multiple platforms, including the Defense Media …

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NCC Exhibits at 2017 ASAE Annual Meeting & Expo

In her opening keynote address to the audience at the 2017 ASAE (American Society of Association Professionals) Annual Meeting and Expo in Toronto, Nilofer Merchant (Fellow at the Martin Prosperity Institute, and a visionary behind more than 100 products in the tech industry) talked about the power of “onlyness,” a term she coined.  She uses …

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NCC Employees Experience the Solar Eclipse

Solar eclipse
At NCC, we like to think that nothing can eclipse the experiences we have working together, enabling communication and collaboration for our customers.  Nothing except perhaps…experiencing an eclipse together!  On the afternoon of August 21st, many of our employees joined millions of Americans who stepped outside to get an optimal view of the solar sensation. …

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Fairfax County Economic Development Authority Press Release Highlights NCC

Tysons
NCC has called Fairfax County home for just over 5 months (we moved from Arlington to McLean on March 6th), but we’re already making headlines there!  On August 10th, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) issued a press release to announce that NCC highlights a group of 25 businesses the Authority supported that added …

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