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NSU’s New M.D. College Receives Preliminary Accreditation; First Class to Start in 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Allopathic Medicine has received preliminary accreditation – a major milestone that allows the new medical school to accept an inaugural class of 50 students into its innovative and coveted Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) program,…


NSU & Patel Family Foundation Organize Relief Flights to Puerto Rico

 – UPDATE 10/5/17, 8:00 a.m. –   Thanks to the generosity of Dr. Patel, we have been able to deliver over 2,500 lbs. of goods directly to our campus. Items provided via the transport of Dr. Patel’s plane included: water, batteries, tarps, flashlights, power packs, toiletries, t-shirts, crackers, canned goods,…


Nova Southeastern University Receives $200 Million Commitment from Patel Family Foundation

  FORT LAUDERDALE and CLEARWATER, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) announces the largest philanthropic gift in its history from Tampa-area cardiologist Dr. Kiran C. Patel and his wife, pediatrician Dr. Pallavi Patel. The commitment will significantly expand its programs in osteopathic medicine and health care sciences, and be used…


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NSU’s New M.D. Accreditation Receives Significant Media Coverage

  The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Allopathic Medicine recently received preliminary accreditation – a major milestone that allows the new medical school to accept an inaugural class of 50 students into its innovative and coveted Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) program, which will matriculate in August 2018. This announcement garnered significant…


Schools Blaming Children for Sexual Abuse

Children sexual abuse in public schools is very common and often goes unreported and unpunished. Over the years, the Palm Beach County School district has maintained that children are responsible for allowing their teacher to sexually abuse them in the classroom. In a recent interview with the Sun Sentinel, Joel…


NSU President Featured in Sun Sentinel’s South Florida 100

Last week, the Sun Sentinel selected South Florida’s 100 most influential people to share their thoughts on current and future events. The Sun Sentinel featured NSU President George Hanbury, PH.D., who talked about the preliminary accreditation given to NSU’s College of Allopathic Medicine. “I am proud that in addition to our existing…


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NSU President Featured in Sun Sentinel’s South Florida 100

Last week, the Sun Sentinel selected South Florida’s 100 most influential people to share their thoughts on current and future events. The Sun Sentinel featured NSU President George Hanbury, PH.D., who talked about the preliminary accreditation given to NSU’s College of Allopathic Medicine. “I am proud that in addition to our existing…


Cancer Research Is Making a Difference at NSU

During the month of October, NSU shines a spotlight on our Cancer Research initiatives. Housed in the state-of-the-art Center for Collaborative Research, these four centers are providing pioneering research for the NSU community. The NSU AutoNation Institute for Breast and Solid Tumor Cancer Research is exploring new and innovative techniques…


Come Celebrate NSU’s Distinguished Alumni Honorees with Keynote Speaker, Co-Founder of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, Nov. 9

Join Nova Southeastern University and local community members on Thursday, November 9 to recognize and honor the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Honorees and enjoy a special evening of conversation with Keynote Speaker Jerry Greenfield. The event will be held in the Miniaci Performing Arts Center from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M….


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Athletics

No. 7 Sharks Suffer Double-Overtime Road Loss to Eckerd

The No. 7 Nova Southeastern University women's soccer team fell to the Eckerd Tritons on Saturday night, their first Sunshine State Conference defeat and road loss of the season.


Early Offense Carries Sharks Past Eckerd

Bestun Mohammed scores twice in 4-2 win Saturday


NSU Comes Up Short to Florida Southern, 3-0

LAKELAND, Fla. – Competing in their second road match of a Sunshine State Conference matchup weekend, the Nova Southeastern volleyball team fell in straight sets to the host Florida Southern Moccasins.


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NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale News

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 http://nsuartmuseum.org/learn/classes/    


Read Between the Wines: Book Discussion: The Swans of Fifth Avenue

Written by the author of The Aviators Wife, The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin is a novel about the New York “Swans” of the 1950s and the headline-making friendship between Truman Capote and socialite Babe Paley. This event is free and open to the public. Book may be purchased…


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