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South Florida Coral Reefs to Get a Helping Hand – Anchorage Changed to Help Avoid Mishaps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – There’s no denying it – our coral reefs are in danger. Given that healthy coral reefs are a must to maintain healthy oceans, it’s vital that we do whatever we can to ensure they not only survive, but thrive. To that end,…

NSU’s GHRI Study Shows Ocean’s Fastest Shark Is Being Threatened By Over Fishing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – More bad news for sharks. A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University’s Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the shortfin mako in the…

Nova Southeastern University Hosting Annual International Faculty Training Workshop – ‘Educating Millennials and Beyond’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ft. LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, FLA. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is pleased to announce the topic of its 2017 Shepard Broad College of Law International Faculty Training Workshop: “Educating Millennials and Beyond.” The workshop will be held Tuesday, July 25, through Friday, July 28, focusing on what educators can…


NSU In The News

ABC Local 10 Segment: How to Protect Your Eyes from Total Solar Eclipse

The total solar eclipse is coming in a few days, and as the excitement increases, so does the worry that it will leave behind eye problems. In a recent interview with ABC News, Cristina Llerena Law, O.D., FAAO, associate professor at NSU’s College of Optometry talked about the most common…

President Hanbury Featured in Miami Herald CEO Roundtable

It is important for organizations and companies to keep track of what their members and employees are tweeting and posting about especially on issues that pertain to the workplace.  This week the Miami Herald asked NSU President Dr. George L. Hanbury and many other South Florida CEOs, if they have rules about…

Uncertainty about the Affordable Care Act on the Minds of CEOs

The Miami Herald CEO Roundtable is a weekly feature that appears in business Monday of the Miami Herald. This week’s question to NSU President Dr. George L. Hanbury and many other South Florida’s CEOs was, “How is the ongoing uncertainty around the future of the Affordable Care Act affecting your…



Save the Date: Nova Southeastern University Convocation, Aug. 18

Save the date for Nova Southeastern University’s Convocation on Friday, August 18, 2017 in the Rick Case Arena at the Don Taft University Center. The ceremony begins promptly at 9:00 a.m. Convocation is a gathering of the NSU community to celebrate and recognize our incoming undergraduate students as new members…

Art Roundtable: Rosemarie Chiarlone, Aug. 15

Join Miami-based artist Rosemarie Chiarlone for a discussion focusing on the use of language as image and collaborative work methods to explore boundaries of human connection. The visual structure of text and its interplay of poetic meaning will be investigated through drawings, videos, book art and installations. Chiarlone has exhibited…

NSU Study Shows Ocean’s Fastest Shark Is Being Threatened By Over Fishing

More bad news for sharks. A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University’sGuy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the shortfin mako in the western North Atlantic is considerably higher than previously estimated from catches reported by fishermen….



Sharks Welcome Thompson to 2017-18 Team

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Head coach LeAnn Freeland-Curry and the Nova Southeastern women's basketball team continues to build its 2017-18 squad with the addition of 5-8 guard MiKayla Thompson. Thompson, a junior transfer from Southeastern Illinois College, will be the eighth signee for the upcoming season, joining former teammate Bree Matthews.

Sharkettes Spirit Squad Announces Tryout Dates

Tryouts scheduled for September 9 and 11

NSU Rowing Set to Hold Open Tryouts



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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…

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