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NSU Researcher Discovers Unique Anatomical Characteristic in Barnacle Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – When it comes to long distance relationships, it seems the barnacle has it all figured out. That’s because if they fancy a mate who is far away, the male can simply make his penis longer to meet the need. That’s right –…

NSU’s Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship Receives $10,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship received a $10,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS (NYSE:UPS). The grant will be used to provide scholarships to academically gifted but financially…

NSU College of Pharmacy Faculty Member Elected to American Pharmacists Association Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Stephanie Gernant, PharmD., M.S., assistant professor of pharmacy practice at Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) College of Pharmacy, was elected as the New Practitioner Officer of the American  Pharmacists Association (APhA) Academy of Pharmacy Practice Management Executive Committee. She will be installed at the…


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NSU Experts Quoted on Possible Local Transmission of Zika

Marie Florent-Carre, D.O., M.P.H., director of rural and urban underserved medicine and assistant professor of family medicine & public health, NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Bindu Mayi, Ph.D., associate professor of microbiology, NSU College of Medical Sciences, were quoted on the possible local transmission of Zika and recommendations how…

NSU’s Holocaust Reflection and Resource Room Featured in Sun Sentinel

The Sun Sentinel featured Alvin Sherman Library’s new Holocaust Reflection and Resource Room, scheduled to open in September, and provided insight as to how the various artifacts, survivor testimonies, films, maps, and more — all donated by Craig and Barbara Weiner — will help provide essential resources to educate the…

Local Child’s Growth Through NSU’s Mailman Segal Center for Development Featured on WPLG (ABC 10)

When do a child’s eating patterns need special attention? WPLG (ABC 10) shared the story of Ricardo, a five-year-old boy, who came to the Unicorn Feeding Clinic at NSU’s Mailman Segal Center for some much needed help. Click HERE to read his story.



NSU Alumni Spotlight: FCE alumnus named the 2016-2017 Chair of the American Association of Community Colleges

George Knox, Ed.D. (’96) graduate of the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE) has been named the 2016-2017 American Association Of Community Colleges (AACC) Chair. George will succeed the 2015-2016 chair, FCE alumnus, Will Austin Ed.D. (‘00). The AACC is the primary advocacy organization for the nation’s community colleges….

Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida

Not all mosquitoes are the same. Different mosquitoes spread different diseases and bite at different times of the day. Some mosquito species bite during the day, such as those mosquitoes that can spread chikungunya, dengue and Zika viruses. Other species of mosquitoes bite most often at dawn and dusk, including…

Realizing Potential: Faculty & Staff Annual Giving Doubles in Two Years!

Thanks to our committed Shark family, NSU’s faculty and staff annual giving participation has DOUBLED in just two years! One factor included departments and colleges working directly with the Annual Fund team to promote the more than 200 gift designations from which all employees may choose. From the university-operated Broward…



Sharks In The Pros: Midseason Update

Former Nova Southeastern University baseball players are excelling at the game's highest level.

Athletic Training Welcomes Thaman to the Staff

Nova Southeastern University Athletics is proud to announce the addition of Noah Thaman to its Athletic Training Staff, as he began his position with the department on Wednesday.

Lelii Promoted to Orlando Pride Roster

Former Nova Southeastern University women's soccer star Sierra Lelii has been promoted to the active roster of the professional Orlando Pride of the National Women's Soccer League.



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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…