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News & Upcoming Events

Office of Human Resources to Host Three FREE Employee Development Workshops in September!

The Office of Human Resources will host the following workshops during the month of September: 12 Tools to Keep Your Cool and Confidence: Tools 1-3 Facilitated by ...

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart Delivers Keynote Address at Health Professions Division Commencement

U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart addressed delivered the keynote address at NSU’s Health Professions Division (HPD) Commencement at the Don Taft University Center Arena ...

View the Documentary: “After the Fire” & Hear Survivors’ Story of Healing

The Office of Residential Life and Housing and the Division of Fire and Life Safety are cordially inviting the NSU community to view the documentary “After the ...

The Weekly Farmers Market is Back!

The Farmers Market is back starting Wednesday, August 27. Come one come all! Get your local goods right on campus at the weekly Farmers Market on the Alvin Sherman ...

Huizenga School hosts Distinguished Lecture Series – Guest Speaker Manuel D. Medina, Medina Capital

The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business & Entrepreneurship will host its Distinguished Lecture Series on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 10:30 am featuring Manuel D. Medina, ...

NSU Flight Deck – Back in Action!

The NSU Flight Deck is back in action, resuming operational hours: open seven days per week from 11 a.m. to 12 midnight! The Flight Deck also has revised its menu. ...

Save the Date for the 13th Annual NSU Libraries Faculty Reception

The staff of the NSU Libraries is hosting the 13th Annual Faculty Reception on Wednesday, October 15, 2014  from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Cotilla Gallery on the 2nd floor ...

Early Bird Registration Open Now -NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences to Host ITPalooza

With more than 2,000 registrants, 60 speakers, 65 sponsors and 50 user groups from across South Florida, the 3rd Annual ITPalooza, scheduled for Dec. 4 on ...

Time is running out to get your 2015 Parking Decal

The 2015 parking decals are now available to all members of the NSU community. • Please download the new 2015 Parking Decal Application. You must present your ...

Reminder! Now Accepting Nominations/Self-Nominations for Excellence in Community Engagement Awards!

The 2014 application for excellence in community engagement awards is now available. Please review the information at http://www.nova.edu/community/outreach.html ...

Academics

Call for Nominations: Provost’s Research & Scholarship Award

Provost Ralph Rogers is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award, which will be presented at the annual External ...

Call for Presentations: Best Practices in Online Learning

The NSU Committee on Best Practices in Online Learning is excited to announce its annual forum to be held on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at NSU Main Campus. The theme ...

Pride Bites

Pride Bites: NSU Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month 2014

NSU will recognize Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15) by celebrating and learning about the Latin culture through a variety of activities. COST: Unless ...

Student Affairs

Hillel, Jewish Student Life Center Now Open

Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach, a Jewish student organization, will now have an office in Room 109 of The Commons Residence Hall starting this fall called the ...

New Academic Year begins with Weeks of Welcome

Imagine a Welcome Home party that lasts for a week. That’s what the Week of Welcome–aka WOW–at NSU is all about. You simply couldn’t cram all ...

NSU Achievements

Mailman Segal Center Staff Member Elected to Florida Organization

Yulema Cruz, Behavior Analyst and ABA Practicum Coordinator at Nova Southeastern University’s Mailman Segal Center for Human Development, was recently elected to ...

NSU Optometry Students Win Project Foresight

Two NSU College of Optometry students recently won a national competition for developing an idea for an optometry practice of the future, bringing the crown back to ...

SHSS Student Presents at the 50th Anniversary Conference of the American Society for Cybernetics

Nozomu Ozaki, M.S., doctoral candidate in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), recently presented at the ...

SHSS Faculty and Students Present Workshops for Public Safety and Public Managers

Neil Katz, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (DCAR) in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), recently presented ...

Alvin Sherman Library

NSU Alvin Sherman Library hosts 20th Semi Annual Used Book Sale

Mark your calendar! Gently used textbooks, fiction, nonfiction, hardcover and paperbacks, children’s books, CDs, DVDs will be available at the 20th Semi-Annual Used ...

Athletics

Four Newcomers Added to 2014-15 Women’s Golf Roster

The Nova Southeastern women’s golf team and head coach Amanda Brown are pleased to announce the completion of a four-person recruiting class to fill out the ...

2014 Women’s Soccer Schedule Released

The Nova Southeastern University women’s soccer program has released its schedule for the upcoming 2014 season. The Sharks will begin the season on the road ...

Swimming and Diving Builds on Impressive 2014 Recruiting Class

  The Nova Southeastern University swimming and diving program has added five additional student-athletes to the 2014 recruiting class. Click Here For Complete ...

Orris Promoted to Program Director – Sports Performance

Nova Southeastern University Director of Athletics Michael Mominey has announced the promotion of Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Steve Orris to Program ...

NSU Department of Athletics Announces 2014 Athletics Hall of Fame Class

The Nova Southeastern University Athletics Hall of Fame Committee proudly announced the NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2014, as five former student-athletes ...

2014 Men’s Soccer Schedule Released

The Nova Southeastern University men’s soccer program has released its schedule for the upcoming 2014 season. The Sharks will begin the season on the road ...

Volleyball Releases 2014 Schedule

The Nova Southeastern University volleyball program has released the 2014 schedule, with its season opener on the road against Flagler on Friday, Sept. 5. Complete Release

Tryouts Scheduled for 2014-15 Sharkettes Dance Team

The tryouts for the Nova Southeastern University 2014-15 Sharkettes Dance Team have been scheduled for Sept. 13 from 9 a.m. to noon in the NSU Arena in the Don Taft ...

NSU Research Spotlight

NSU Research Spotlight: Pharmaceutical Sciences

While taking his first college psychology course, Bob Speth, now a Ph.D., decided that he wanted to figure out how the brain works. “At that time, I had no idea that ...

Community News

Camp Yofi brings Children with Autism and Families Together for Summer Fun

During the first week of August, a team of five from the Autism Institute at Mailman Segal Center headed for the mountains of Northern Georgia to help 26 families ...

Winners Announced for E.S.C.A.P.E. Summer Camp for High School Entrepreneurs

NSU’s Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education in the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship have announced the winners of the ...

NSU’s Division of Applied Interdisciplinary Studies (DAIS) to host Open House Showcase of Available Programs

Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Division of Applied Interdisciplinary Studies (DAIS,) will host an Open House on Friday, Sept. 12, 6:00 pm in the Maltz Building ...

“On the Real with Dr. D,” Returns for Another Season on Radio X

Debra Nixon, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), hosts a weekly radio show on NSU’s ...

Giving on the Green Scholarship Golf Tournament

The 10th Annual Fore the Kids: Saving Lives Golf Charity joins NSU College of Health Sciences on Friday, September 5 at 12:30 p.m at the Fort Lauderdale Country Club ...

Team NSU Wants YOU to Walk Now for Autism Speaks – Register Now

Please join us for a fun filled day and help raise money to support the mission of Autism Speaks.The walk is scheduled for Sunday, September 28 from 8 a.m. to 10 ...

Huizenga Business School’s Admissions Day

Join us Wednesday, Sept. 10 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., at the Huizenga Business School’s Admissions Day event. This all inclusive event will enable you to get admitted ...

Apply For A Shark Line Caller Position Today!

The Office of Advancement and Community Relations is hiring students for Shark Line positions. NSU wants to contact all alumni via telephone to tell them about the ...

Dental Research Study Seeking Participants

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

Leave Your Mark with the Shark Before You Graduate!

Celebrate your legacy at Nova Southeastern University. Honor the lasting memories that have shaped your college experience. This is your chance to leave your ...

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). ...

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

NSU Leads Training for Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

NSU Bahamas regional campus recently hosted staff from the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism offices as they underwent three weeks of intense training to complete a Sales ...

NSU Orlando Recognizes Area Shark Alumni

The NSU Orlando regional campus recently initiated a program called “Recognizing Orlando Sharks,” which identifies graduates in the Orlando area and recognizes their ...

NSU Jacksonville Sharks Support the Jaguars

The NSU Jacksonville regional campus was pleased to have 20 students, staff, alumni, and their family members partner with the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce ...

Campus Recreation

Stay Cool and Get in Shape with Aqua Boot Camp

Think water aerobics isn’t a fitness challenge? Think again! With simple water dumbbells and the resistance of water, this hour-packed workout is sure to leave ...

Swim Instructors Wanted!

Looking for an exciting new job? Swim instructors wanted. See flyer for more info…  

NSU Swim Club

Is your child interested in swimming?  The NSU Swim Club teaches swimming to children between ages of 6–18 years old using various techniques to accommodate swimmers ...

Summertime is Scuba Time

With warm water and calm seas, summertime is the official dive season in South Florida.  This summer, the Nova Southeastern University Academic Diving Program ...

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! Climbing Wall ...

RecPlex is Offering Xtreme Fitness

Enjoy outdoor workouts? Try this high-intensity circuit-style outdoor group exercise class that combines a wide array of functional movement exercises intermixed ...

Nutrition Tips

Reshape Your Environment; “Make the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice”

Marilyn Gordon, Ed.D. RDN CSSD LDN Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Nova Southeastern University I recently attended the Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics ...

Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale

Exclusive Movie Sceening of “Musical Chairs” at the MOA

On Sunday, Sept. 7, as part of the ForeKids Savings lives/NSU CHCS Scholarship charities weekend, come out and enjoy a movie screening of the award winning film, ...

Mini Muse Event | Fiction, Nonfiction, Narrative, Expository

September 27, 3:00 – 4:00 PM Join the Mini Muses, the Museum’s exciting new program for children ages 5 – 10 and their families.   Enjoy a family-friendly tour of ...

NSU Series | Professor Andrea Shaw will read Excerpt from her Novel

September 27, 2:00 – 4:00 PM NSU Series | Andrea Shaw, M.F.A, Ph.D. The Ministry of Other Things: Magic and Rebellion in the Black Diaspora Creative writer and ...

Book Club Discussion of Pulitzer Prize winning novel: Happier Hour

September 25, 6:00 – 7:30 pm Happier Hour | Book Club – The Goldfinch Join the Museum’s new book club and enjoy an informal discussion of the Pulitzer Prize- ...

Film | Before Night Falls

September 20, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Film | Before Night Falls Directed by Julian Schnabel* and starring Javier Bardem, who received an Academy Award nomination for his ...

Happier Hours | Compete in the Dominoes Tournament

September 18, 6:00 – 8:00 PM From the island of Cuba to Miami’s Little Havana, each evening there are tables on the street filled with people playing dominoes. Try ...

Film Viewing | Buena Vista Social Club

September 18, 11:15 AM – 1:00 PM Film | Buena Vista Social Club Aging Cuban musicians whose talents had been virtually forgotten following Castro’s takeover of ...

Art Roundtable with Eduardo Gardín

September 16, 12:00 – 1:30 PM Eduardo Gardín, artist and Museum Curatorial Preparator, will discuss the myth and folklore of El Caballero de París (The Gentleman ...

Panel Discussion – Research and Development: Concerning Belonging

September 13, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Join artists Tom Scicluna, Rick Ulysse, Natasha Lopez De Victoria, Agustina Woodgate, Antonia Wright, Franky Cruz and Catalina Jaramillo ...

MOA hosts Educator Night

September 11, 5:00– 7:00PM Educators will explore what’s new at NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale.  View the current exhibitions Research and Development: Concerning ...

Film Viewing | Purvis of Overtown

September 11, 11:15 AM – 1:00 PM Film | Purvis of Overtown After a stint in Raiford State Prison for a breaking and entering charge, Purvis Young seemed destined to ...

Art Talk | César Trasobares, Among Friends In Context

September 6, 2:00 – 3:00 PM Art Talk | César Trasobares, Among Friends In Context César Trasobares, whose work is featured in The Miami Generation: Revisted, will ...

Family Day at the MOA

September 6, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Bring the whole family for a day at the Museum with special activities highlighting the American South and Cuban culture,  including ...

Thursday Happier Hour Quilting Bee

Thursday, August 28, 6:30 PM   Long-ignored and conspicuously absent from many early accounts of American quilt history, African American quilting has become a ...

You Belong – Free Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale Membership!

All NSU students, faculty, and staff are entitled to Free Museum Membership. VIP Access From art exhibitions and behind-the scenes talks with world-famous artists, ...

NSU Health Care Centers

Chikungunya Virus Hits Mainland

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention The first locally acquired case of chikungunya, a mosquito-borne disease, was reported July 17 in Florida. This newly ...

NSU Alumni Spotlight

NSU Alumni Spotlight: Robert Kelley, J.D.

Robert Kelley, J.D. (’81), is founding partner of Kelley Uustal and one of the nation’s most- experienced and renowned trial attorneys. In 2009, he obtained the ...