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NSU Cares: Supporting the Victims of Hurricane Florence

The devastating effects of Hurricane Florence have become evident. Loss of life, property and a sense of community have shaken many of us. To that end, we say NSU CARES and we want to offer our help to those who are in need.  More than 500 current NSU students and 7,500…


The Original Harlem Globetrotters 2018 World Tour at NSU

NSU to host the Original Harlem Globetrotters on Friday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. in the Rick Case Arena at the Don Taft University Center. Whether you’re a longtime fan, or it’s your family’s first Globetrotters experience, you’ll want to get in on the action. After all, the deals don’t…


A Chocolate Wake-Up Call: Inventive High Schoolers Market A New Ice Cream On Fort Lauderdale Beach

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 Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Ice Cream Entrepreneurship Program, a creative writing…


Vice of Miami During the 80’s Coming, Sept. 26

Join the Circle of Friends at the NSU Alvin Sherman Library on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in the Cotilla Gallery on the 2nd floor for the presentation “Vice of Miami During the 80’s”. Sponsored by The Florida Humanities Council, Guest Speaker Pedro Medina León will talk about the rise and…


Celebrating the Histories, Cultures and Contributions of Hispanic People

The excitement of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) is underway at NSU. Members of the university community have planned events and activities to promote unique cultural experiences, which include the Cine Argentino Film Festival, music concerts, a reception by the Circle of Friends, writing workshops, guest lecturers…


The President’s Faculty Research and Development Grant Application Process is Now Open

The President’s Faculty Research and Development Grant (PFRDG) applications are due on January 25, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. For access to the application portal and guidelines, please visit the PFRDG website at http://www.nova.edu/pfrdg. For questions and additional information, please email pfrdg@nova.edu. The two categories for PFRDG Awards are: The Research…


A Champion for Veterans

Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., considers herself blessed to be part of the NSU family. In the span of 32 years, she has gone from an undergraduate student at the university to the dean at NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education. Prior to her role at the Fischler College, she served…


Airport Shuttle Services for the Holiday Season

This holiday season, NSU will be providing free shuttle rides to and from Fort Lauderdale Airport. Service to the airport is available on the following dates and times: November 20 and 21, 2018 7:00 a.m. 8:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Service from the airport is available on Sunday,…


NSU Introduces New Online Degree Audit System Degree Works

The university is in the process of transitioning to a new degree audit system called Degree Works. Degree Works offers many benefits and additional tools to both students and advisors and is now available to select NSU students. Degree Works helps students and advisors see what courses and requirements the…


NSU Orlando Campus Holds Health Care Information Session

Join the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Orlando Campus to explore the rewarding fields and degrees in health care at the Health Care Information Session on Wednesday, October 3 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Attendees will learn about programs in nursing, physician assistant, occupational therapy, physical therapy, clinical mental health counseling,…


NSU Moves Up to 191 in the U.S. News and World Report 2019 Best Colleges List

U.S. News & World Report ranked Nova Southeastern University (NSU) on its 2019 list of top 200 Best Colleges. NSU is ranked at number 191 among National Universities, up seven spots from the 2018 rankings. “NSU is thrilled to be recognized once again in U.S. News & World Report’s top…


Join NSU’s Team for the Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions to Benefit Special Olympics Florida – Broward County

Get out your running – or walking – shoes and sign up for the 13th Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions to be held here on our campus on Saturday, November 3rd.  Hundreds of runners and walkers will participate in this 5K race to benefit Special Olympics Florida – Broward County….


NSU Jacksonville Campus Hosts Basic Approaches to Classroom Management

Are you a local educator? Join the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Jacksonville Campus on Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – noon for the workshop Basic Approaches to Classroom Management presented by David Griffin, Ed.D., associate professor at the NSU Abraham S. Fischler College of Education. This workshop will…


Free Workshop at the Alvin Sherman Library: All Writes 2018

The NSU Alvin Sherman Library and The Mystery Writers of America, Florida Chapter present All Write 2018, a free workshop open to all ages and genres of writers, from beginners to experience where you’ll learn the fine points of crafting saleable fiction from professional authors.  Saturday, October 6 from 10…


Employee Wellness Seminars

The Office of Human Resources, HCA Healthcare, Westside Regional Medical Center and Plantation General Hospital are pleased to offer several wellness seminars on various health related topics for the month of September and October. September 20, 2018 at 12 p.m. Importance of Adult Immunizations Carl DeSantis Building, Room 3049 September…


Fall Faculty Workshop Series – Register Now for October

  The NSU Write from the Start Writing and Communication Center is excited to offer 12 new workshops this fall for full and part-time faculty this semester focusing on innovative pedagogies and technologies. Our Faculty Workshop Series will take place Mondays from 12-1 pm in our new space in the…


Shark Dining to offer Hispanic Meal Options during Hispanic Heritage Month

Every Friday during Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15), Shark Dining will offer Hispanic meal options. See dates and menu below. Click here to view: HISPANIC HERITAGE MENU


Sharks Abroad Fair – Internal Registration

Registration is open for the Fall 2018 Sharks Abroad Fair.  If you are offering an international travel experience in the next year please consider promoting it at our fair on Tuesday, October 9th from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.  The Sharks Abroad Fair attracts over a hundred students who are interested in…


Student Volunteers needed for Children Health Fair in October

NSU will host the 16th annual A Day for Children Health fair on Sunday, October 21st. This year NSU is expecting over 15,000 community residents. This annual health fair will take place at NSU’s Fort Lauderdale campus and will provide free health screenings for children of all ages. Vision, speech,…


Library Card Sign up Month

  Since 1987, Library Card Sign-up Month has been held each September to mark the beginning of the school year. Libraries work to remind parents and youth that signing up for a library card is the first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning. Throughout the school year, librarians and library staff…


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