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High School Students from Underrepresented Backgrounds Participate in ‘Make an Impact with the Law and Medicine Day Program’ at Nova Southeastern University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fort Lauderdale/Davie, Fla. – An Interdisciplinary Program “Make an Impact with Law and Medicine Day,” introduced more than 40 South Florida high school students from historically underrepresented backgrounds to a wide variety of medical and legal practices. The program is also designed to empower students to recognize…

NSU Launches First-of-its-kind Artificial Intelligence Bot to Help Students, Faculty and Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Amazon may have Alexa, but Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has Julie! NSU’s Office of Innovation and Technology has developed and debuted “Julie” to its students, faculty and staff. Julie is an artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot that was designed to help the NSU community…

NSU Researchers Uncover Genetic Marker, Predictor of Early Relapse in Pediatric ALL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) researchers recently discovered that by testing the level of NER (nucleotide excision repair) gene expression, pediatric oncologists can determine the likelihood of early relapse (less than three years) in their acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) patients. This is a…


NSU In The News

NSU Graduate Wins Georgia’s Superintendent of the Year Award

Curtis Jones, Ed.D., a graduate from NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education, recently was honored as Georgia’s Superintendent of the Year at the Georgia School Board Association’s Winter Conference in Atlanta. The GSSA said it was Dr. Jone’s initiatives to get more students reading at grade level and increasing…

NSU Professor Discusses How to Enjoy Your Holiday Party Without the Guilt of Gaining Weight

Deborah Ann Mulligan, M.D., FAAP, FACEP, director of NSU’s Institute for Child Health Policy and professor of pediatrics for NSU’s Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, spoke with iHeart Radio about how to enjoy the holidays without feeling guilty for gaining weight. Dr. Mulligan suggests to not let…

NSU 8th Annual Fellows Society Celebration Featured in South Florida Business Journal

NSU recently hosted it’s Fellows Society Celebration at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. The event was featured in the South Florida Business Journal, and it honored 53 new members of the group of donors whose cumulative giving  exceeds $50,000.    Alan B. Levan, chairman of…



NSU’s Mailman Segal Center for Human Development Early Learning Programs Open House

Come join us on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 10:00 a.m. to learn more about our university-based, nationally recognized, NAEYC – accredited programs. Family Center Infant & Toddler Program (Ages 6 Weeks–24 Months) Family Center Preschool and Prekindergarten (Ages 2–5 Years) Parenting Place™ Parent/Child Classes (Ages 6 Weeks–5 Years) Jim &…

NSU Sharks Volunteer for United Way Day of Caring

On Tuesday, December 11th, NSU participated in United Way of Broward County’s 27th Annual Day of Caring event.  More than 700 people representing 30 companies across Broward gathered at the BB&T Center to pack over 300,000 meals to help feed those in need over the holidays. Click here to see…

New Year’s Resolution: Join the Circle of Friends!

Thanks to the membership dues and contributions from our members, the Circle of Friends truly makes a difference — by changing the way students study, helping youngsters learn to read, and building a love for reading! Over the years, the funds allocated by the Circle of Friends have resulted in…



Sharks Earn 15 Top-8 Finishes on Day Three of Spartan Invitational

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern men and women's swim teams tallied 15 top-eight finishes on Monday evening at the 2018 Spartan Invitational. Jenna Johns collected the lone victory of the night, finishing on top in the 100 backstroke.

Zinaich Powers No. 6 NSU to Eighth Win in as Many Tries

Sharks roll past Caldwell, 106-72

Women Sit in Second, Men Fourth After Day Two of the Spartan Invitational

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern men and women's swim teams had 11 Top-8 finishes on day two of the 2018 Spartan Invitational, including first place finishes by Magnus Poulsen in the 100 butterfly and the women in the 400 yard medley relay. The women currently sit in second place while the men come in at fourth.



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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