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Novel Approach Studies Whale Shark Ages the Best Way – While They Are Swimming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Already the world’s largest shark species, male whale sharks can swim around the ocean for up to 130 years, according to a recently published study by scientists at Nova Southeastern University‘s (NSU) Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI) and collaborators from the Maldives…

Nova Southeastern University Names New Dean of Abraham S. Fischler College of Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., as the dean of Abraham S. Fischler College of Education. “Dr. Durham is a valued member of NSU and the ideal fit for this position,” said Dr. George Hanbury,…

NSU M.D. College Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Study Tissue Regeneration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Vladimir Beljanski, Ph.D., clinical research assistant professor, Nova Southeastern University Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Allopathic Medicine (NSU MD), received a $454,924 grant from the National Institutes of Health to fund a project titled “Modulation of therapeutic cells exosome content by autophagy.” Recent…


NSU In The News

NSU’s Access Plus Helps Support Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

NSU’s Access Plus is a program for undergraduate students with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The program provides services to academically capable students to support academic achievement, independent living skills and encourage participation in campus life. WPLG’s SoFlo Health recently visited NSU to learn more about the program from its executive director, Sue S….

Kimberly Durham Named Dean of NSU’s Fischler College of Education

Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., was recently named dean of NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education. The Miami Herald featured her appointment in a round up of senior hires and promotions. Dr. Durham’s career with NSU spans 27 years, during which she has held positions as a faculty member, academic administrator and…

Jai Alai and Poker Site in Downtown Miami Approved by State

Recently, the Florida Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering approved a permit for “summer jai alai” to West Flagler Associates Ltd. Robert Jarvis, a professor of gambling law at Nova Southeastern University, said that the summer provision indicates that the facility will be able to keep poker rooms open all year, but can…



10th Annual Enrollment and Student Services Informational Summit, July 19

Enrollment and Student Services (ESS) will host the 10th ESS Informational Summit on Thursday, July 19, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Carl DeSantis Building on the Fort Lauderdale-Davie Campus. The ESS Informational Summit is an outreach event for department chairs, program office administrators, faculty, and staff….

The Office of Human Resources Offers Wellness Seminar, July 24

The Office of Human Resources, HCA Healthcare, Westside Regional Medical Centermand Plantation General Hospital are pleased to offer two wellness seminars on various health related topics for the month of July.    Date: June 24, 2018 Topic: Love Your Joints, presented by Dr. Alexander Bertot Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm The…

Sarcoma Cancer Awareness & Education Day, July 27

The Department of Translational Research and Economic Development and the medical staff at The Center for Orthopaedic Innovations invites you to the Sarcoma Cancer Awareness & Education Day on Friday, July 27, 2018. Please stop by our table in the HPD Cafeteria between 11am and 1pm to learn more about…



Sharks Volleyball Releases 2018 Schedule

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern head volleyball coach Jennifer King has announced the schedule for the 2018 season, set to begin on Aug. 24 at the Ashland University Tournament in Ashland, Ohio. The Sharks are slated to play in 30 matches, including 13 inside the Rick Case Arena.

Sharks Make Splash with Signings of Moore, Speidel

Crutchfield closes deep 2018 class with two more freshmen

These Former DII Baseball Standouts are Heading to the 2018 MLB All Star Game

Article courtesy of Wayne Cavadi of



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NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale News

Frank Stella: Experiment and Change Exhibition Featured at the NSU Art Museum

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale is pleased to present Frank Stella: Experiment and Change, an exhibition that spans the artist’s 60-year career from the late 1950’s to the present. The exhibition, composed of approximately 300 paintings, relief sculpture and drawings will offer insight into his trajectory from minimalism (e.g. the…

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…

Summer Art Classes for Adults

The NSU Art Museum is offering classes for adults featuring: Figure Drawing, Photography, Art History, Oil Painting and Adobe Photoshop. To register and for more information call 954-262-0239  or