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Bal Fantastique Raises Funds to Support NSU’s Health Professions Division

Bal Fantastique Raises Funds to Support NSU’s Health Professions Division

News & Upcoming Events

No Formal Program at NSU for Take your Child to Work Day

The National Take Your Child to Work Day is Thursday, April 24; however, due to FCAT testing, Broward and Dade County School Boards have changed the date to the ...

Celebrate Earth Day at NSU with Several On-Campus Events

Because Earth deserves more than a single day of recognition, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will host a series of on-campus events celebrating our ...

SharkBytes Schedule for Summer 2014

The last weekly edition of SharkBytes will be on April 30. SharkBytes will begin its biweekly summer schedule in May and will be published on the following dates: ...

NSU Faculty Appreciation Reception

The Faculty Appreciation Reception is scheduled for Wednesday, April 23 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Grand Oaks Golf Club. RSVP by Friday, April 18, 2014 to ...

Register Your Emergency Information Now

The safety of everyone on NSU campuses is our highest priority. This includes the ability, at a moment’s notice, to quickly and reliably communicate with each and ...

Academics

Qualitative Reports 6th Annual Conference – Call for Submissions

The Division of Applied Interdisciplinary Studies is pleased to announce that calls for submissions for The Qualitative Reports 6th Annual Conference is now open. ...

NSU to Sponsor Statewide Writing, Essay & Artwork Contest with the Holocaust Learning and Education Fund, Inc.

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is pleased to announce that it is joining forces with the Holocaust Learning and Education Fund, Inc. to sponsor a statewide ...

Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Deadline Approaching

The Office of International Affairs wishes to remind  all faculty that the application deadline for the Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for 2015-2016 academic ...

Dental Research Study Seeking Participants

If you are 18 years old or older with no major medical problems, you may qualify for teeth whitening studies conducted by the NSU College of Dental Medicine. Call ...

Autism Speaks Awards NSU Scholarship to Help College Students with Autism

Right now, there are students across America who believe attending college is something beyond their grasp. These students, who have been diagnosed with Autism ...

Pride Bites

Pride Bite: 2.6 Billion Reasons to Believe

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is more than a university; it is an economic engine for the region and the state. NSU’s economic impact on the state of Florida ...

Student Affairs

Congratulations to this Years Student Leadership Award Recipients

The 8th Annual Student Leadership Awards were held on Thursday, April 10 to recognize exemplary student leadership at Nova Southeastern University. For each award ...

Earth Day Celebration 2014

Earth Day 2014 will be take place on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. around NSU Gold Circle Lake. The celebration will include an Arbor Day tree ...

Third Annual Worship Under the Stars

NSU will host the Third Annual Worship Under the Stars on Saturday, April 26 from 7-10 p.m. on the NSU Alvin Sherman Library Quad. Get out your lawn chairs and ...

Nominate your Stand-out Student for President’s 64 Today!

Do you know a student that goes above and beyond and has a strong sense of Shark Pride? Nominations for the President’s 64 class of 2014-2015 now are open! ...

New Student Enrollment Agreement (SEA) Form Outlines University Policies Regarding Registration

Beginning with the Spring and Summer 2014 semesters, all students registering for classes at Nova Southeastern University will be required to complete the new ...

NSU Achievements

Dean Elected President of the Council of Chinese American Deans and Presidents

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean and professor in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), has been elected the President of the Council of Chinese American ...

Abraham S. Fischler Ed.D.,Honored by Pacific Institute

Abraham S. Fischler, Ed.D., was honored with the first-ever Special Recognition Award from The Pacific Institute at its 10th Annual Best Practices and Business ...

Director of NSU’s Arena Wins the Breaking the Glass Ceiling Award

The Breaking the Glass Ceiling Award was established by the Jewish Museum of Florida in 1995 for Jewish women in Florida who have broken the proverbial glass ceiling ...

NSU Optometry Professor Only American to Participate in Breakthrough Study

Rates of blindness and impaired eyesight have dropped by 50 percent over the past 20 years (from 1990 to 2010) in the highest income countries in the developed ...

NSU College of Dental Medicine Dean Appointed to Committee by U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius

Linda Niessen, D.M.D., M.P.H., M.P.P., dean of the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Dental Medicine, was recently appointed to the Advisory Committee on ...

Medical School Dean Receives National Recognition

Anthony J. Silvagni, D.O., Pharm.D., M.Sc., FACOFP dist., FACPP, dean of NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, was the recipient of the Robert A. Kistner Award during ...

Medical School Professor Named Assistant Director for Residency Program

Oneka B. Marriott, D.O., M.P.H., assistant professor of pediatrics and public health, was named assistant director of medical education for the NSU College of ...

Medical School Professor Honored With National Fellowship

Doris Newman, D.O., F.A.A.O., associate professor of osteopathic principles and practice and director of the Department of Rural and Urban Underserved Medicine for ...

Alvin Sherman Library

Jazz it up at the Circle of Friends Annual Meeting in May

The Circle of Friends for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, May 10 at the Alvin Sherman Library to recognize outgoing board ...

New Scholarly Databases at Sherman Library

The Alvin Sherman Library announces new databases available to help in your scholarly endeavors. ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S. Database: Published ...

Athletics

#NSU50 Top Moment No. 12: NSU Names Ray Ferrero Jr. as School’s Fifth President

The #NSU50 “Top Moments in NSU Athletics History” continues with the 12th moment on the list: Nova Southeastern names Ray Ferrero Jr. as the ...

Garcia Repeats as SSC Player of the Week

NSU softball player Erika Garcia (Sr., Pembroke Pines, Fla.) has repeated as Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office ...

NSU Makes Big Leap in Learfield Cup Standings

Following the completion of the winter season, Nova Southeastern University leapt 66 spots in the 2013-14 Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup ...

No. 1 Rowing Team Wins Varsity-8 at FIRA Championship

The No. 1 NSU rowing team had a successful day at the Florida Intercollegiate Rowing Association (FIRA) Championship Saturday, April 5 taking the varsity-8 title. ...

Community News

NSU Hosts Applied Behavior Analysis Supervision Workshop

Gold Coast Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Nova Southeastern University are proud to announce the presentation of two half-day workshops on competency-based ...

Free Voluntary Prekindergarten Program (VPK) Available at Baudhuin Preschool

The Baudhuin Preschool at NSU’s Mailman Segal Center is enrolling age eligible children in their free, high quality Voluntary Prekindergarten Program (VPK). ...

UM-NSU Center for Autism and Related Disabilities Hosts Soccer Clinic for Children

As part of Project CHOICE (Creating Healthy Opportunities for Interaction, Communication and Engagement), the University of Miami and Nova Southeastern University ...

Oceanographic Center Student Government Association to help Host Beneath the Waves Film Festival

The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Oceanographic Center Student Government Association is sponsoring the internationally acclaimed Beneath the Waves Film ...

Join us at the 2nd Annual Cliff Floyd Charity Bowling Tournament

Join students from NSU’s Sport and Recreation Management Program at the 2nd Annual Cliff Floyd Charity Bowling Tournament! Date and Time: Sunday, April 27 from 1 – 4 ...

NSU COM 10th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament

The College of Osteopathic Medicine Alumni Association at Nova Southeastern University is proud to invite you to the 10th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament honoring the ...

Register Today – Celebrate Earth Day with NSU’s Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education

If you want to save money, make your business more competitive, increase profits, and generate environmental benefits, this program is for you!  Sustainability ...

Get your Food at the Weekly Farmers Market at NSU

Get your local goods right on campus at the Farmers Market on the NSU library quad every Wednesday from noon to 6:00 p.m. Fresh local grown produce, baked goods, ...

Brief Therapy Institute Offers Free Relationship Check-up Single Session Therapy Consultations

The Brief Therapy Institute (BTI) at NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) is offering the “Relationship Check-up Project.” The one-hour, private ...

Workshop Series: Power over Diabetes

In an effort to combat the diabetes epidemic, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) and the ADA of Broward County have joined forces with community organizations to ...

You Can Never Be Too Healthy!

Healthy Lifestyles Guided Self-Change Program Offering Complimentary Services Every year for the past 6 years, the Healthy Lifestyles Guided Self-Change Program has ...

Regional Campuses

Lean Six Sigma White Belt Training Offered Free at NSU Tampa Campus

A Lean Six Sigma White Belt training program designed for professionals to expand their quality process management skills and knowledge, will be offered free to the ...

Regional Campus Executive Director Honored by South Florida Hispanic Chamber

NSU regional campus executive director, Ricardo Belmar, M.I.B.A., was recently honored by the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SFLHCC) and received the ...

Campus Recreation

Swim Instructors Wanted!

Looking for an exciting new job? The Office of Campus Recreation is looking for Swim Instructors to teach fun and educational swimming lessons to members of the NSU ...

Are you UP for a Challenge?

Want to try something fun, or in need to a new exercise? Climbing a Rockwall can burn up to 100 calories in 10 minutes depending on difficulty level! ROCKWALL HOURS: ...

RecPlex is Offering Xtreme Fitness

Are you looking for something to really challenge you physically?  Do want a workout you won’t forget for a few days?  Then see if you can hang at Xtreme Fitness, ...

Nutrition Tips

Healthy Weight – Shrimp, Avocado, and Grapefruit Salad

Source: My Recipes Ingredients  Serves: 4 Minutes: 48 2 1/2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 12 ounces peeled and deveined medium shrimp 1/2 teaspoon salt, divided 1/4 ...

Move Over Quinoa; Make Room for Freekeh

Submitted by Marilyn Gordon, Ed.D. RDN CSSD LDN NSU Registered & Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist Pronounced “Free-kah”, this ancient grain  has been consumed in ...

Staying Green

Let’s Celebrate Earth Day all Month Long: Public Transit Use is Highest its Been in 57 Years

Source: Earth Day Public transit use is the highest it’s been in 57 years, according to a report by the American Public Transportation Association. In 2013, ...

Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale

Bossa Nova Chorale

Thursday, April 17, 6 PM In Celebration of Life: Music of the Civil Rights Movement Join the Bossa Nova Chorale of NSU for an inspiring concert of music from the ...

Art of Wine and Food Series

Passion for Pinot: Explore the Pinot Noir Grape from a Variety of Different Terroirs Thursday, April 24 6 -8 PM $40 per person; $35 per person, members at the Patron ...

Jazz Vocalist Paulette Dozier, NSU Alumna

Saturday, April 26, 2 PM An enchanting journey through the history of Jazz during an afternoon of classics in honor of Jazz Appreciation Month.

Spirit of Cobra Exhibition

Through May 18, 2014 A major exhibition tracing the roots and influences if the avant –garde Cobra movement of European poets, painters and sculptors that also ...

Merit Scholarship Competition

Saturday, April 26, 10 AM – 1 PM   Annual Merit Scholarship Competition for students who wish to attend the Creative Summer Art Academy 2014.  Students entering ...

The Art of Caring

Saturday, April 26, 6 – 8 PM In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day, join The Jets and Generation Z for a film and discussion with Holocaust survivors, plus ...

Open House at AutoNation Academy of Art + Design

Saturday May 31, 10 AM – 2 PM Rotate through the academy’s studios, meet with faculty and explore the Academy’s offerings in Drawing, Painting, Ceramics, Digital ...

The Movement: Bob Adelman and Civil Rights Era Photography Exhibition

Through May 17, 2014   An exhibition commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 through images by a world renowned Photo Documentarian at the ...

Put the Art in Earth

Saturday, May 31, 6 – 8 PM Join Cadence | Landscape Architecture + Urban Design for a discussion on the art and creative profession of Landscape Architecture. ...

Art of Wine and Food Series

Thursday, May 29 6 – 8 PM Explore France’s Loire Valley $40 per person; $35 per person, members at the Patron ( $500) level and above. Reservations are ...

Zachary Fabri: Forget Me Not as My Tether is Clipped

Through May 17, 2014 In conjunction with The Movement: Bob Adelman and Civil Rights Era Photography exhibition this is  an exhibition of four videos by Zachary ...

The International Flute

Phillip Bracken, Professor of Music, NSU Division of Performing and Visual Arts, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Sunday, May 11,  2 PM Music from Asia, Europe ...

From Conflict to Confluence: Bringing Diverse Communities Together Through Music and Multi-Culturalism

David Lazerson, Ph.D., Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Fischler School of Education Thursday, May 15 6PM Includes a screening of Crown Heights, with actor ...

The Age of Innocence

Thursday, May 1, 11:15 AM , 3 PM and 6 PM Martin Scorcese’s award winning film based on Edith Wharton’s tale of 19th-century New York high society. 140 minutes $10 ...

NSU Health Care Centers

What is Fibromyalgia?

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Fibromyalgia is a disorder of unknown etiology characterized by widespread pain, abnormal pain processing, sleep ...

Alumni News

NSU Alumnus Help Davie United Sharks Win State Championship

The Davie United Sharks, the Town of Davie’s competitive youth soccer program is making waves throughout the state of Florida! The Davie United Sharks U11 ...

SHSS Alum is Coordinator for Florida Recruitment at Georgia State University

Patricia Beavan, M.S, graduate of the Master’s program in College Student Affairs (CSA) in the Department of Multidisciplinary Studies (DMS) in NSU’s ...