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NSU to host Celebration of Excellence 2015: Honorees Judy and Barry Silverman

NSU to host Celebration of Excellence 2015: Honorees Judy and Barry Silverman

News & Upcoming Events

Starbucks Warming Program Makes its Debut at NSU

You asked, we listened. Starbucks, located in the Don Taft University Center, is now offering even more menu variety to satisfy your taste buds 24 hours a day, 7 ...

NSU to Celebrate Life of Educational Pioneer Marilyn “Mickey” Segal

Few people can claim that they have helped change not only their community, but have had an impact on communities across the nation and world. Marilyn “Mickey” Segal ...

NSU Hosts “Afros: A Celebration of Natural Hair,” African Presence 2015, 12th Annual Art Exhibition

NSU will host the opening reception of African Presence 2015, 12th Annual Art Exhibition on Thursday, February 5 beginning at 6:30 pm in the Don Taft University ...

Faculty Lecture Series to Examine the Role of Identity in the Documemoir Stories We Tell

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Lecture Series will host a discussion of the inventive meta-documemoir by Sarah Polley in which the ...

NSU Celebrates Black History Month 2015

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will honor Black History Month in February 2015 through a variety of activities including engaging art exhibitions, performances, ...

Lecture Series to Discuss the Role of Wildlife Genetics in the Conservation of Threatened Species

The upcoming Climate-Sustainability Lecture Series, hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, will explore how scientists are using the application of ...

NSU Community Invited to Participate in Free Workshop Series in Music Production

Students, faculty, and staff interested in learning the foundations of music production and scoring (composing) original music for film and media are invited to ...

When “Friends” can prove unfriendly: NSU Shepard Broad Law Center helps lawyers and businesses navigate social media

Developed by attorney and author Ethan Wall, J.D., NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center, has begun offering a course which meets the challenges posed by the ...

NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center and Nova Law Review to Host Symposium on New Media and Old Metaphors

NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center, in conjunction with the Nova Law Review and NSU Sports and Entertainment Law Society (SELS), present the 2015 annual Nova Law ...

Shark Dining offers Special Cultural Menu on Fridays in February for Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, Shark Dining will offer a special cultural menu on Fridays in February. The selections will be available at the FoodBar, ...

New Issue of Farquhar Forum Magazine Now Available

The 2014–2015 issue of Farquhar Forum, the award-winning magazine from the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, is now available online. The cover story spotlights ...

Save the Dates – 2015 Lunch and Learn Grant Workshops

February 12, 2015- Finding Grant Funding/Pivot February 19, 2015- Proposal Writing February 26, 2015- Grant Budgets March 5, 2015- New Regulations for Federal ...

Neuroscientist and Musician Daniel Levitin to Discuss “Leadership and Value in the Age of Information Overload”

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will welcome neuroscientist and musician Daniel Levitin, Ph.D., to Nova Southeastern University as part of the college’s ...

Faculty Lecture to Discuss Relationship Between Gender Identity, the Law, and Abortion Rights

Recent laws and regulations are providing legal authority to a particular view of what constitutes gender identity. The next Faculty Lecture Series talk will examine ...

Mark your calendar for the next President’s 2015 Employee Town Hall Meeting

Dates are posted for the President’s 2015 Town Hall meetings with students and employees. The next Employee Town Hall Meeting is Thursday, Feb. 12, 1:00 pm, ...

Send Us Your Photo and Show your support! National Wear RED Day is Feb. 6

We want to post your “RED” photo in SharkBytes. Friday, February 6, 2015 is National Wear Red Day! We invite you to send a “selfie” or a group photo of your entire ...

Academics

Quality of Life 2015 Grant Competition Now Open

The 13th Annual Quality of Life Faculty Research and Development grant competition is now underway! Nova Southeastern University faculty are invited to submit ...

NSU’s Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences Welcomes New Faculty Member

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean of NSU’s Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), has announced the appointment of Urszula Strawinska-Zanko, Ph.D., to ...

New Scholarship Program Open to Aviation Students – Nearly $1 Million to be Awarded Every 18 Months to Eligible Students

Nova Southeastern University’s Institute for the Study of Human Services, Health and Justice is home to the human factors in aviation program. NSU’s aviation ...

PFRDG & QOL Grant Applications Due in March

The President’s Faculty Research and Development Grant (PFRDG) applications are due on March 6, 2015 at 5:00 p.m., with a hard copy to the Office of Sponsored ...

Submit Your Work to Undergraduate Student Symposium

Are you on the brink of a new discovery? Perhaps you have academic research, artistic work, or a class assignment that you’d like to share with the NSU community. If ...

Submit Paper – NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center and Nova Law Review to Host Symposium on New Media and Old Metaphors

NSU Shepard Broad Law Center, in conjunction with the Nova Law Review and NSU’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society (SELS), are seeking submissions for the 2015 ...

Pride Bites

Pride Bite: NSU Students Embrace Service

Did you know? The Student Leadership & Civic Engagement Office reports that NSU students logged 12,051 service hours during the 2013-14 academic year. However, ...

Student Affairs

NSU is Taking Over the BB&T

Join fellow NSU family and friends at the BB&T Center as the Florida Panthers take on the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday, February 26 at 7:30 p.m. Click here to ...

Tools for Success Workshops – Winter 2015

The Office of Undergraduate Student Success invites you to Tools for Success, a series of workshops designed to assist undergraduate students in adapting to ...

FAFSA for 2015-2016 Financial Aid Now Available

Students who have not yet completed the 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are encouraged to do so at www.fafsa.gov. The earlier students ...

NFL Watch Parties at the NSU Flight Deck Pub

Come to the NSU Flight Deck Pub on Sundays, Mondays, and Thursdays to watch all of your favorite teams! With the NFL Sunday Ticket available, the NSU Flight Deck Pub ...

Singers! Come to Karaoke Night at the NSU Flight Deck Pub

Enjoy Karaoke Night every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 9:00 p.m.–midnight at the NSU Flight Deck Pub. Sign up starts at 6:00 p.m. Don’t forget your shark card! ...

NSU Achievements

Three NSU Employees Elected to Local Public Relations Board

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Greater Fort Lauderdale Chapter recently elected its 2015 Board of Directors, which include three NSU employees. ...

NSU College of Nursing Students Support Girls at Risk of Human Trafficking

The Nursing Student Association (NSA) from NSU’s Miami Regional Campus joined Project Gold, a branch of Kristi House, to provide health education and resources to ...

Athletics

Geico Alumni Athlete of the Month: Kamryn Blackwood

Former Nova Southeastern University tennis player Kamryn Blackwood just recently finished up her year as Miss New Mexico USA 2014, and graciously took time out of ...

Gomez Finishes Fifth and Facey 24th at Conclusion of LAAC 2015

Nova Southeastern University men’s golfers Santiago Gomez and Ian Facey each finished in the top 25 at the inaugural Latin America Amateur Championship that ...

Baseball’s Baroniel Named NCAA Division II SAAC Chairman

Nova Southeastern University’s Roberto “Bubba” Baroniel (Sr., Miami, Fla.) has made the most of his career as a NCAA Division II student-athlete ...

Conference Head Coachs rank NSU Softball Third in SSC Preseason Poll

The Nova Southeastern University softball team was picked third in the Sunshine State Conference preseason poll, as voted on by the conference head coaches. The ...

Baseball Voted Fifth in SSC Preseason Poll

The Nova Southeastern University baseball team was chosen fifth in the 2015 Sunshine State Conference Preseason Coaches’ poll, released by the league office on ...

Providing Service – NSU Rowing Team volunteers at PATCH Community Garden

The Nova Southeastern University rowing team spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering at the Dania Beach PATCH Community Gardens. The community garden in Dania ...

Cheerleading Takes Third at World University Cheerleading Championships

The Nova Southeastern University cheerleading team placed third overall at the UCA World University Cheerleading Championships Sunday at Disney’s Wide World of ...

Check out the Official NSU Sharks Online Store!

Nova Southeastern University announces the launch of the official NSU Sharks online store, powered by Lids. To celebrate the initial launch of the NSU online ...

Community News

NSU to Host 6th Annual Florida Arcade and Pinball Exposition

NSU will host the 2015 Florida Arcade and Pinball Exposition (APE) on Friday, February 20- Sunday, February 22 in the Don Taft University Center Arena. Price: $15 ...

Broward DECA Competition Held at Huizenga Business School

The H. Wayne Huizenga Business School hosted the Broward County DECA High School District Competition in the Huizenga Sales Institute on Friday, Jan. 9. More than ...

Enjoy NSU’s Farmers’ Market Every Wednesday

Come enjoy the freshness of NSU’s Farmer’s Market– from fresh local grown produce, baked goods, fresh flowers, sauces, honey, salsas, and much more. Get your ...

NSU Copy Services available for Students, Faculty, and Staff

Tired of fighting with the fax machine or wasting time and money printing and re-printing that report? Don’t fret. The friendly, professional staff members at ...

NSU License Plate – Get your NSU Plate in 3 Easy Steps!

Wherever the road may lead, we hope you take NSU with you. By upgrading your NSU plate, you’re not only showing your NSU Shark Pride, you’re also supporting ...

Campus Recreation

NSU offers American Red Cross Certification Classes

Learn skills that can save a life! NSU Aquatics is offering American Red Cross Certified courses in CPR/First Aid/AED and Lifeguard courses. Why not expand your ...

Master Swim Club is back!

The Master Swim Club is an adult swimming program for beginners, fitness swimmers, triathletes, and competitive swimmers. Qualified and experienced coaches provide ...

Get Ready for Wellness Wednesday

Join us as we have an interactive journey through the dimensions of wellness. Every Wednesday 12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m. NSU Flight Deck Pub, Multipurpose Room Don’t ...

Nutrition Tips

Words of Nutrition Wisdom for 2015

Submitted by Marilyn Gordon Ed.D. RDN CSSD LDN Skip the restrictive diet! I challenge you to eat with attention and intention. As we journey into another new year ...

Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale

Art Academy Open House

Art Academy Open House will be held on Saturday, Feb. 7, 10 am – 2 pm Join us for hands-on demonstrations and tour the Academy’s studios, including drawing and ...

Trunk Show at the Museum Store

The MOA will host a Trunk Show at the Museum Store on Thursday, Feb. 26, 4 – 7 pm Handcrafted ceramics and jewelry by local artists will be available with the ...

Valentine Lunch Special

The MOA will host a Valentine Lunch Special, Saturday, February 14, 2015 Noon – 2:30 pm Lunch for two is $18.95 ($27.50 value); RSVP moareservations@moafl.org or ...

MOA hosts JETS First Thursday

JETS First Thursday | “You Brought it Upon your Selfie: The Great Downtown Scavenger Hunt” will be held on Thursday, February 5, 2015 6 – 8 pm Hunt inspired by ...

Mini Muse | William Glackens

Make memories with your family by touring the Museum’s permanent collection of William Glackens and Ashcan School paintings. Paint a Glackens-inspired landscape as ...

Member Preview Day

Member Preview Day  – Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection and 20th Century Mexican Art from the Stanley and Pearl ...

The Art of Wine and Food Series

The Art of Wine and Food Series  continues on Thursday, February 19, 2015 6 – 8 pm $40 per person; $25 for members at the Couples/Family ($100) level and above. ...

MOA to host Sunny Kaufman Senior Curator

MOA will host Barbara Buhler Lynes, Ph.D, Sunny Kaufman Senior Curator on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 2 – 3:30 pm $100 for non-members, $50 for Museum members at ...

Read Between the Wines Book Discussion in the MOA café

Read Between the Wines, a casual book discussion in the café will be held on Thursday, February 12, 2015 6 – 7 pm Discussion of The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk ...

MOA hosts Urban Line Dance

If you love to dance join us for this Urban Line Dance, bring a partner or come solo on Sunday, February 8, 2015, 2 – 3pm If you love to dance join us for this Urban ...

Film | Herb and Dorothy

View a film about Herb and Dorothy Vogel’s shared passion and discipline defied stereotypes and redefined what it means to be an art collector. Thursday, February ...

Author Appearance and Book Signing

Come out and meet author Walter Shaw at the Author Appearance and Book Signing on Thursday, January 29, 2015 6 – 8 pm One of the country’s most infamous jewel ...

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

Healthy Weight – it’s not a diet, it’s a lifestyle!

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Balancing Calories There’s a lot of talk about the different components of food. Whether you’re ...

Take Advantage of NSU’s Employee Health and Wellness Center

Did you know? Nova Southeastern University’s Employee Health and Wellness Center is  open and run exclusively by NSU faculty physicians from NSU’s College of ...

NSU Alumni Spotlight

NSU Alumni Spotlight: Michael L. Bourke, Ph.D.

Michael L. Bourke, Ph.D. (M.S.’96, Ph.D. ’00), is the chief psychologist for the United States Marshals Service and heads the USMS Behavioral Analysis Unit, a ...