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NSU’s Shepard Broad College of Law Hosted Trial Advocacy Summer Institute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FT. LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – In Major League Baseball, it’s called Spring Training. For the National Football League, it’s called “preseason.” At Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Shepard Broad College of Law, students recently had the opportunity to be “primed” for their work as litigating attorneys at the second…

Study Finds Vision Loss Due to Diabetes is Rising Globally

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Diabetes has become one of the top causes of vision loss around the world, according to an article published on August 23, 2016 in Diabetes Care journal by a global consortium led by researchers at Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) College of Optometry in…

Florida Surgeon General to Speak at NSU Commencement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Florida’s State Surgeon General and Secretary of Health Celeste Philip, M.D., M.P.H., will address degree candidates from Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Health Professions Division (HPD) at its Commencement on Friday, August 19 at 2 p.m. in the Arena at the Don Taft University…


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NSU Professor Charles Zelden Featured in CBS 4

Zika has become a force to be reckoned with, and NSU political science professor Charles Zelden, Ph.D., says a huge aspect of the fight against the virus is the politics associated with it. CBS 4 reported how residents and businesses are getting caught up in the political fight against Zika,…

NSU Expert Provides Advice for Single Parents

When it comes to providing advice for parents, NSU’s Dr. Maribel Del Rio is one of the “go to” experts for reporters. She has been featured in numerous media stories, most recently one by Univision that focused on the unique challenges facing single parents. Below is the link to the…

Flakka/Bath Salts Leads to Another Gruesome Attack

  It’s happened again – an alleged incident of someone who appears to have been under the influence of an illicit/illegal drug – Flakka (aka – bath salts.) The suspect allegedly stabbed a couple to death in Martin County, Florida and then appeared to be biting the face of one…



Make It Count: Voter Registration Drive, August 29

Are you registered to vote in the upcoming elections? You can register to vote on Monday, August 29, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Don Taft University Center, Spine. For more information, call the SLCE Office at (954)262-7195 or email

NSU-COM’s White Coat Ceremony Welcomes the Class of 2020

On August 7, the NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine officially welcomed the class of 2020 into the osteopathic profession at the 36th annual White Coat Ceremony, which was held at the Arena at NSU’s Don Taft University Center. For the 248 students comprising the class of 2020, the White Coat…

NSU to host Commencement on Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus; Traffic/Parking Impacted

NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus has the honor of hosting the commencement ceremony for the Colleges of Nursing and Health Care Sciences on Friday, August 19. The ceremony begins at 2:00 pm and will be held in the Arena at the Don Taft University Center. Doors open at 1:00 pm. We are…



Sharkettes Announce 2016-17 Dance Team Tryouts

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The tryouts for the Nova Southeastern University 2016-17 Sharkettes Dance Team have been scheduled Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the NSU Arena in the Don Taft University Center.

Heather Burgner Wall Named NSU’s Head Women’s Golf Coach

FORT LAUDERDALE – Nova Southeastern University Director of Athletics Michael Mominey has announced Heather Burgner Wall as the next head coach for NSU women's golf. Wall, the 2009 Sunshine State Conference Player of the Year in women's golf at Florida Southern, takes over the Sharks women's golf program after spending four years as the head men's and women's coach at Arkansas Monticello.

SSC Releases Men’s Soccer Preseason Poll

MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern men's soccer team, under the direction of first-year head coach Matt Watts, has been chosen eighth in the Sunshine State Conference preseason poll, voted on by the coaches and released by the league office Thursday afternoon.



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NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale News

Mini Muse for Children

Mini Muse is a monthly education program for children 5-10 years old. In celebration of Caribbean-American Heritage Month, children will learn about the work of contemporary artist Ebony G. Patterson, who uses a kaleidoscope of jacquard fabrics to create mixed media installations. Children will create their own mixed media textile…

Art of Wine and Food Series

Join Caitlin Bailey from Deutsch Family Wine and Spirits and sample sangria. Small bites will be served to complement each wine. Guests are invited to view the Museum’s exhibitions starting at 5pm. $40 for non-members & members below Patron level; $25 for Members at the Patron level and above. Limited seating,…

Free First Thursday

Free First Thursday Starry Nights Presented by PNC Bank with FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 5 – 8 pm. Enjoy: 2-for-1 specials on wine and craft beer light bites in the Museum Café drawings for prizes free admission to exhibitions hands-on art projects for…