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NSU Shepard Broad College of Law Holds Feb. 23 Workshop on Guardianship for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FT. LAUDERDALE/DAVIE FLA. – Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Shepard Broad College of Law will offer a workshop open to the public on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 10 a.m. on the various legal options available to those considering a guardianship for adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The…

Spread of Lionfish in Gulf of Mexico is Threat to Reef Fisheries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – As the old saying goes: “You can’t put the genie back in the bottle.” Nowhere is this more evident than with the spread of lionfish, an invasive, non-native species that is threatening the marine ecosystems across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean and Atlantic…

NSU Establishes Sharon and Mitchell W. Berger Entrepreneur Law Clinic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE FLA. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is pleased to announce that the Sharon and Mitchell W. Berger Entrepreneur Law Clinic is being established at its Shepard Broad College of Law. The clinic is made possible thanks to funds donated by NSU Trustee Mitchell Berger and…


NSU In The News

NSU Researchers Find EpiPen Alternative

Food allergies became much more difficult to take care of when the price for the EpiPen increased. Now, however, NSU researchers may have found a more affordable alternative for those with life-threatening food allergies. NBC Dallas-Fort Worth featured NSU researcher Mutasem Rawas-Qalaji, Ph.D., who discussed what this new alternative entails….

NSU Opens Legal Clinic Focused on IP and Corporate Law

NSU’s Shepard Broad College of Law is known for producing great lawyers for the community, and now the college found a new way to give back. The College of Law is opening a legal clinic for nonprofits, students and entrepreneurs. The new clinic is thanks to a donation by Mitchell…

NSU Professor Discusses Immigration Executive Order

As President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order continues to make headlines, more university professors and officials are starting to speak about the situation. As many are still confused about what the order entails, NSU law professor James Wilets, provided some clarification with Your South Florida and WIOD to help ease people…



CAHSS to Host Intellectual Conversations on “Migration,” Feb. 16

NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is pleased to host its Intellectual Conversations on Thursday, Feb. 16, the second in the winter series titled, “Migration.” The conversation will be held from noon – 1 p.m. in the DeSantis Building, room 1124. The event is free and open…

GLOYO, Glow in the Dark Yoga With Maria, Feb. 16

Join yoga instructor Maria on Thursday, February 16, 2017 for glow in the dark yoga! RecPlex, Studio 3 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. $5.00 Students and RecWell Members $15.00 Guests Limited space available. For more information contact or (954) 262-7301. Follow us on Facebook: NSURecWell and Instagram: @NSU_Rec_Well

NSU Alvin Sherman Library presents “Remembering Paradise Park,” Feb. 16

On Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 7 pm travel back in time to 1949 as Lu Vickers presents Remembering Paradise Park. During the days of Jim Crow, when African Americans did not have access to many of the nation’s recreation areas, Silver Springs’ owners Carl Ray and Shorty Davidson did…



NSU Tennis Held in Check in 5-4 Loss to Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – After upsetting No. 4 Saint Leo on Saturday, it seemed the No. 15 Nova Southeastern University women's tennis team (3-3, 1-1 SSC) had the momentum going into the match against Tampa, but it was not enough as they suffered a 5-4 loss to the Spartans (1-0, 1-0 SSC) on Sunday afternoon in Tampa. Once again the Shark had the upper hand going into the singles matches after taking two of the three doubles matches. Luicelena Perez and Isabella Lowrey secured their fifth straight victory in the top flight defeating Caroline Lozo and Emily Hewland, 8-5. Nastassia Rubel and Simone Pratt remain undefeated at No. 2 doubles with an 8-6 win over Lilley Nice and Maddie Stephens. The Spartans avoided the doubles sweep with a 9-7 win at No. 3 doubles.

NSU Track and Field Starts Season on a High Note

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern men's and women's track and field teams have concluded the 2017 season opener at the First Chance Last Chance Meet, hosted by Embry Riddle Saturday morning.   Throughout the competition, the Sharks set new personal-bests, while some of those results were good enough to even claim top-three finishes. Mid-season transfer Julia Riedl was the first Shark to set new personal-bests with a first-place leap of 5.76m in the long jump. She then set a personal-best in the 200m dash with a second-place time of 24.97.

NSU Swimming Continues to Lead SSC Swimming Championships

ORLANDO – With just one more day of the 2017 Sunshine State Conference Swimming Championships to go, both the Nova Southeastern University men's and women's swim teams continue to lead the field after Saturday night's finals at the Orlando YMCA Aquatic Center.



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Art Talk: Andy and Christine Hall in Conversation with Bonnie Clearwater

Come out to Art Talk on February 26, 4:30-5:30 pm to hear a discussion with Andy and Christine Hall. The discussion will focus on the work of artist Anselm Kiefer, collecting, and the Museum’s current exhibition Regeneration Series: Anslem Kiefer from the Hall Collection. Free for museum members; Free for…

NSU Lecture Series: Stephen Ross Levitt, LL.M., Feb. 5

The NSU Lecture Series with Stephen Ross Levitt, LLM will be held on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2:00-3:00 pm. Stephen Ross Levitt, LLM is an associate profession in the Department of History and Political Science at Nova Southeastern University’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.  In conjunction with the exhibition Regeneration…

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…