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Dr. Robert C. Speth Receives Prestigious Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award from Nova Southeastern University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – In recognition of his significant contributions to Nova Southeastern University (NSU), Robert C. Speth, Ph.D., was named the recipient of the Sixth Annual Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award. Dr. Speth is a researcher and professor of pharmaceutical sciences in NSU’s College of Pharmacy….

International Association for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis to Host Biennial Conference in South Florida

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), sometimes referred to as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), a mysterious, debilitating and misunderstood disease that affects an estimated 1 million Americans, will be the focus of an international conference on October 27-30, 2016. The biennial meeting targeting researchers, clinicians, patients…

Nova Southeastern University to Host Cybersecurity Day

** ATTENTION PHOTO & ASSIGNMENT EDITORS ** Awesome Story & Photo/Video Opportunity   WHO: More than 200 high school juniors and seniors from Miami-Dade County Public Schools, officials from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the National Security Agency, U.S. Department of Homeland Security and NSU’s College of Engineering and Computing WHAT: Third…


NSU In The News

NSU study looks into ways to reduce HIV-related memory loss

Raymond L. Ownby, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., professor and chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Biomedical Informatics Program, Nova Southeastern University, is conducting a research project on transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) to improve cognition and mood in patients with HIV. Click here to view a story on WPLG (ABC…

NSU Researcher Finds New Way of Using Epinephrine

The debate over the expense associated with EpiPens may be coming to a halt, thanks to pharmaceutical researcher and Associate Professor at NSU’s College of Pharmacy Mutasem Rawas-Qalaji, B. Pharm. (Hon.), Ph.D. Popular Science featured Rawas-Qalaji’s new oral method for patients to receive epinephrine. Generally, the benefits of the drug aren’t seen…

NSU Featured on NBC 6 College Week

NBC6 visited to NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus September 29 as part of the annual college week. Once again, students, faculty, and staff gathered to celebrate College Week, and NBC morning anchor Sheli Muniz highlighted NSU and some of its programs.     Click here to see the story on NSU’s sea turtle…



NSU Alvin Sherman Library presents “Florida and World War II” in November

On Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7 pm, step back in time for a presentation by Dr. Gary Mormino on Florida and World War II, in honor of Veterans Day. The event will be held at the NSU Alvin Sherman Library, in the 2nd Floor Cotilla Gallery. This presentation is…

NSU Chapter of the Alpha Eta Society recognizes National Allied Health Professions Week

Chartered in Florida in 1975, the Alpha Eta Society’s purpose is to promote and recognize significant scholarship, leadership and contributions to the allied health professions.  Our motto is “Together We Serve” recognizing that health care is dependent on a team approach and every member plays an integral piece to quality…

NSU hosts 15th Annual Faculty Reception

The NSU Libraries recently hosted its 15th Annual Faculty Reception to show appreciation to the faculty for their contributions to NSU. Lydia Acosta, Vice President for Information Services and University Librarian, kicked-off the event which helps faculty from across all colleges to get to know each other. This year’s event…



Volleyball Drops 3-1 Decision to Lynn

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern volleyball team fell to the visiting Fighting Knights of Lynn University, 3-1 (20-25, 22-25, 25-20, 16-25), in a tough Sunshine State Conference battle on Tuesday night in the NSU Arena. The loss puts NSU at an even 11-11 overall and 3-6 in conference play while LU moves to 14-8 overall and 5-4 in the league.

Saint Leo Hands Sharks Second Loss of Season

No. 9 NSU suffers 2-0 loss Tuesday

Sharks Jump to Ninth in Latest NSCAA Poll

New ranking marks highest in program history



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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…