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Show Your Shark Pride LIVE on NBC6 TV

Students, faculty and staff are invited to come out and join Razor and RadioX to share their shark pride when NBC6 broadcasts live from the Don Taft University Center on Thursday, September 29, from 4 – 6:30 p.m. This is the fourth year that the Miramar-based station has chosen to…


Auditions for National Anthem Singer

 Mark your calendar! Auditions will be held on Monday, November 14, 6:00-7:00 pm for the opportunity to sing the National Anthem at the Team 2020 Celebration, which will be held on January 19, 2017 in the Arena at the Don Taft University Center. We are looking for exceptional singers from…


Join TEAM NSU at Autism Speaks Walk, Sept. 24

The South Florida chapter of Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, will hold its 2016 Broward Autism Speaks Walk on Saturday, September 24, on the green in front of NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. Activities are scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. NSU is the ideal location…


NSU Honors Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Events for the South Florida Community

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) by celebrating and learning about Hispanic culture through a variety of activities, most of which are on the univeristy’s main campus in Davie-Ft. Lauderdale. Below are a few highlights of Hispanic Heritage Month. For a complete listing,…


Realizing Potential: Sherman Library announces Opening of The Craig and Barbara Weiner Holocaust Reflection and Resource Room

Let us Never Forget! The Alvin Sherman Library is pleased to announce the opening of The Craig and Barbara Weiner Holocaust Reflection and Resource Room located on the 2nd Floor, Room 2005. The room has been a heartfelt vision of theirs for years. Craig and Barbara have always felt that…


Tools for Success Workshop Series

Tools for Success is a series of workshops designed to assist students in adapting to university life and ultimately achieving degree completion. They take place Tuesdays, from 12:10 – 12:50 p.m. at the Carl DeSantis Building, Knight Auditorium. Upcoming Workshops: October 4 Tips for Avoiding Plagiarism Eric D. Mason, Ph.D.,…


Be a Part of the Center for Collaborative Research Grand Opening Festivities – Sept. 21

NSU is holding a grand opening for the Center for Collaborative Research (CCR), one of the largest and most advanced research facilities in Florida, on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Due to space constraints, this event is not open to the public. We encourage students, faculty, and staff to stream the ceremonies…


Realizing Potential: Faculty Helping Faculty

Robert A. Uchin, D.D.S. is not only former dean of NSU’s College of Dental Medicine and current faculty member in the Department of Endodontics, he is also one of the college’s most ardent philanthropic supporters.  Dr. Uchin and his wife Marlene recently made a generous gift to establish the Dr….


Free Freestyle and Backstroke Clinic – No Registration required

Clinics are oriented to fit everybody! From those who are non-swimmers to the advanced swimmer who has not had his/her stroke analyzed in a while. There is no need to sign up or register. Participants may come anytime during the time frame. The remaining clinic will be: Breaststroke and Butterfly Clinic October…


Be Aware of FAFSA Changes for 2017-18

On Sept. 14, 2015, President Obama announced significant changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) process that will impact millions of students. Starting with the 2017­–18 application cycle, the following changes will be put in place: Students will be able to submit a FAFSA earlier.  Students will be able to file…


Get in the know with the NSU Alvin Sherman Library Enews

Are you keeping up with your Library? Subscribe today and start receiving the NSU Alvin Sherman Library Enews—a monthly newsletter that highlights what’s new and noteworthy! From best-selling authors to live performances, stay up to date with happening each month you and your family can enjoy for FREE!


Realizing Potential: The Levans Create Endowed Scholarship for NSU’s Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship

Susie and Alan B. Levan, longtime supporters of Nova Southeastern University (NSU), have once again shown their willingness to further the university’s mission and vision with their latest financial gift. The Levan’s latest gift will establish the “Susie and Alan B. Levan Endowed Scholarship Fund” that will help students in…


September is National Library Card Sign-up Month

September is National Library card sign-up month, a time when the nation’s libraries highlight the value of a library card. As you all know, we are very fortunate to have a library that not only supports the needs of NSU’s students, employees and faculty, but also individuals and families who…


RecPlex hosts Log Rolling Drop In

Drop in at RecWell Leisure Pool and learn how to log roll and get exercise in a different way. Drop in hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00–5:00 p.m. For more information on NSU Aquatics Programs, visit www.nova.edu/nsuaquatics.    


Check out the Fall Scuba Crew Trips

This fall, join the Scuba Crew on the following trips: Saturday, October 1 Two Tank Boat Night Dive in Fort Lauderdale Dive Sites: 70-Foot Wreck and 30-Foot Reef Dive Open to Advanced Open Water Divers Sunday, October 2 One Tank Beach Dive Dive Site: Hollywood Boulders Off Perry Street Sunday,…


Enterprise CarShare Case Competition

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 2:00–5:30 p.m. Carl DeSantis Building, Knight Auditorium Grand Prize: Two $1,000 Scholarships (1st and 2nd Place) Pitch a detailed business plan of how Enterprise Car Share  can be introduced at NSU. Prepare a 500 word essay of how you would implement and market the Enterprise CarShare…


Sharkettes Announce 2016-17 Dance Team Tryouts, Sept. 24

The tryouts for the Nova Southeastern University 2016-17 Sharkettes Dance Team have been scheduled Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the NSU Arena in the Don Taft University Center. The Sharkettes are the official dance team of NSU. In order to tryout, students must fit the…


CAHSS to Host a Dialogue on “The Research is in: Inclusive Groups/Teams at the Top of Best Talent Practices!” Sept. 24

The Social Justice Roundtable (SJR) and Community Resolution Services (CRS) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), will host a Diversity and Inclusion Dialogue on “The Research is in: Inclusive Groups/Teams at the Top of Best Talent Practices!” from 4:30-5:45 p.m. Saturday, September 24 in the Maltz…


CAHSS to Host “Mediating Ocean and Coastal Conflicts amid Climate Change,” Sept. 25

Peace Place, a part of Community Resolution Services (CRS) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, will host a workshop titled “Mediating Ocean and Coastal Conflicts amid Climate Change,” on Sunday, September 25 from noon-1:30 p.m. in NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. The presenter, Melodee Smith, J.D., Ph.D., is…


MSC Begins New Year with New Focus

  For teachers and students alike, a new school year is an exciting time. Over the summer, Mailman Segal Center (MSC) teachers, aides and administrators participated in special training to officially launch an innovative, constructivist early childhood curriculum. “Rather than children passively receiving information, this philosophy focuses on the idea…


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