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NSU Economics Expert Available to Explain BREXIT Vote

SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT AVAILABLE TO THE MEDIA   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – With the history vote by the United Kingdom to leave the European  Union, many are wondering what this means to the global economy. We’ve already seen stock markets around the world react wildly to this vote, and many…

NSU Family Therapy Program Turns to Horses as Therapy for Kids in Foster Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. –  Horses are helping foster care youth overcome challenges, thanks to a new Nova Southeastern University (NSU) clinical program that partners horses, family therapists, and researchers from Florida International University (FIU.) Master’s and doctoral level therapists from NSU’s Family Therapy Program (housed within…

Nova Southeastern University Commencement Brings Heartfelt Stories to Kick-off Father’s Day Weekend

FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. –– It’s safe to say that the past week has seen some very tragic news that has gripped the attention of our nation and the world. And while that coverage will continue, we all could use some good news right about now. Well, Nova Southeastern University (NSU)…


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Shark Genetics Research by NSU’s GHRI Featured By Media

  FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – For Dr. Mahmood Shivji, sharks are wondrous animals that deserve to be revered and not feared. As the director of NSU’s Guy Harvey Research Institute, he’s one the world’s foremost experts in shark research. To that end, Dr. Shivji participated in media stories about sharks,…

Father/Daughter Duo Awarded Ed.D. Degrees from Fischler College of Education Just in Time for Father’s Day

All dads deserve to be rewarded for all they do on Father’s Day, but Univision highlighted one dad who received the best reward this year. Simon Ramos, a 74-year-old Ph.D. in Education student, graduated alongside his daughter Rossi, 42, on Father’s Day weekend. The two entered NSU’s program together at NSU’s Tampa…

Shark Attack: Every Week is Shark Week in South Florida

Most people know about Discovery Channel’s annual Shark Week, but the Sun Sentinel made sure those people know that in South Florida, Shark Week is much more than once a year. Along with other areas of South Florida, the newspaper highlighted various areas on NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus, as well as…



CAHSS Faculty serves as Visiting Editor of Special Edition of the Journal of Peace-building and Development

Cheryl Duckworth, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Conflict Resolution Studies (DCRS) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), was the Visiting Editor of the Special Edition of the Journal of Peace-building and Development published this past April. Duckworth also wrote an editorial titled “Is Peacebuilding Donor-driven?…

Medical School Professor Selected Mentor of the Year

Joseph S. De Gaetano, D.O., M.S.Ed, FAAFP, FACOFP, professor of family medicine and senior associate dean of osteopathic education for NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine was named Mentor of the Year by the Broward Health Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program. The honor is awarded by the residents each summer…

NSU Alvin Sherman Library Hosts Bestselling Author Brad Meltzer

  New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer returned to the NSU Alvin Sherman Library once again on Saturday evening, June 11 for a book launch of his latest release, The House of Secrets, which was co-written with Tod Goldberg.  Over 230 guests were in attendance to enjoy Meltzer’s thought…



Three Rowers Receive CRCA Scholar-Athlete Honors

The No. 6 Nova Southeastern rowing team saw Adrianna Rosario, Amanda Hudon and Victoria Porretti named National Scholar-Athletes by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA).

Women’s Swimming Named a CSCAA Scholar All-America Team

Nova Southeastern University women's swimming was named a Scholar All-America Team by the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) after posting a 3.22 GPA in the spring semester.

Greg Brown Named Finalist For Skip Bertman Award

Nova Southeastern University baseball's head coach Greg Brown has been named a finalist for the 2016 Skip Bertman National Coach of the Year Award, which honors the nation's top collegiate coach from any level of college baseball, as announced by the National College Baseball Hall of Fame.



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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…