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Wilson Family Continues Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Nursing Tradition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE FLA. – Typically, parents are in the audience cheering as their child walks across the stage at commencement. But this Friday afternoon, the roles will be reversed at the Nova Southeastern University commencement ceremony in Davie. Brett Wilson, R.N., will beam with pride as his…

Satellite-Tagged Shortfin Mako Shark Has Ocean Journey Cut Short

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – For one week every year people seem glued to their televisions watching program after program about sharks. After that week, the spotlight on sharks seems to fade – but not for the researchers who are studying these apex predators all 52 weeks…

NSU Hosts White Coat Ceremony for First M.D. Class and 38th Entering D.O. Class

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – On Saturday, July 28, 2018, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) made history as it welcomed approximately 300 incoming medical students in the nation’s first combined White Coat Ceremony celebrating Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) and Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) candidates together. The Florida-based university…


NSU In The News

The “Toxic” Algae Issue: Social Media Ire has Law Enforcement on Alert

Florida is currently experiencing an environmental crisis in the form of algae. Red tide is killing dolphins, sea turtles, fish and more on the southwest coast and blue-green algae is blooming in the northern estuaries. This unbalance in our ecosystem has upset many throughout the state with some taking to…

Psychologist Wants Teachers to Beware of Back-to-School Anxiety

According to a study recently published in the Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, nearly half of all teachers say they experience a high level of stress, which has only grown as school shootings become more common. For teachers who send their own children off to school each day, the stress…

NSU Hosts Local High School Students for Ice Cream Entrepreneurship Program

For most students, summer means taking a break from school work and relaxing by the water during lazy, hot days. But about 20 local high school students seeking to gain an edge opted to head back to the classroom to participate in NSU’s Ice Cream Entrepreneurship Program, a creative writing…



Shark Store MAKOver, Aug. 15

Nova Southeastern University, in partnership with the NSU Bookstore, will be unveiling its new identity for the first time at the UC Shark Store. Come by to check out NSU’s new logo and purchase newly branded apparel and swag! Wednesday, August 15 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 20% discount for…

NSU 2018 Convocation, Aug. 17

Join us as we welcome the incoming class of undergraduate students to Nova Southeastern University on Friday, August 17, 2018 in the Rick Case Arena of the Don Taft University Center. The ceremony is scheduled to begin promptly at 9:00 am and end at approximately 10:30 am. Doors will open…

12th Annual RecFest, Aug. 20

Learn about RecWell programs, get a free t-shirt, enjoy health snacks, and more! Bring your swimwear in case you want to take a dip in the pool, try log rolling, pool volleyball, or basketball. Monday, August 20, 2018 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. RecPlex, Leisure Pool Don Taft University Center For more…



Sharks Open at No. 23 in United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll

NSU the only team in the SSC to land in the Top-25

NSU Introduces Parker Jones as New Men’s and Women’s Assistant Golf Coach

Jones played collegiately at the University of North Florida

Wall, Sharks Announce 2018 Fall Slate

NSU women's golf scheduled to make 2018-19 debut at Jacksonville Classic



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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