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NSU President Appoints J. Preston Jones Dean of the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D. announced the appointment of J. Preston Jones, D.B.A., to the position of dean of the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship. The appointment was made effective Sept. 5.

Nova Southeastern University Mourns the Passing of E. Clay Shaw, Jr.

NSU Board of Trustee Member and Civic Leader passed after a lengthy illness


Free seminar will outline the impact of suicide in schools, families, friends and the community

NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Events for the South Florida Community

Admission is free


More and more people are downloading applications or ‘apps’ to their cell phones to help manage their health, and in less than five years it is predicted that 50 percent of smartphone owners will have downloaded mobile health apps.

These developments have not gone unnoticed by Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Research Fellow Zaher Hajar, PharmD. Recently, Hajar, who is based at the College of Pharmacy (COP) Center for Consumer Health Informatics Research, assembled a team of clinicians and coders in response to an international app challenge by Microsoft and Health 2.0.

NSU To Host “A Day For Children” Health Fair on Sept. 8

Health Fair has provided quality health care assessments and community services to children and their families for more than 10 years

Nova Southeastern University Receives Its Largest Title V Grant Award From The U.S. Department of Education

Funding used to meet the needs of students pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) degrees

NSU President Appoints Linda Niessen Dean of the College of Dental Medicine

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D. announced the appointment of Linda Niessen, D.M.D., M.P.H., M.P.P., to the position of dean of NSU’s College of Dental Medicine, the nation’s most applied to dental school. Niessen is an internationally renowned academician, researcher, author and public health advocate. Niessen will begin at NSU on October 1, 2013.

NSU Appoints Ronald J. Chenail Associate Provost for the Division of Applied Interdisciplinary Studies

Ronald J. Chenail, Ph.D., has been appointed associate provost for Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Division of Applied Interdisciplinary Studies (DAIS). The announcement was made recently by NSU President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., and was effective Aug.1.

Enroll Now for Classes at NSU’s ‘The Parenting Place’

An innovative and fun educational environment that supports and nurtures children and their parents

NSU Names Provost and EVP to Lead University’s Academic Affairs

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., announced the appointment of Ralph V. Rogers, Jr., Ph.D. to the position of provost and executive vice president for academic affairs.

NSU receives $70,000 grant from the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation to Provide Dental Services to North Miami Beach Elementary Schoolchildren

For the 2013-2014 academic year, underserved and uninsured elementary school students in the North Miami Beach area will once again receive dental care services this academic school year from Nova Southeastern University (NSU).

NSU Earns Perfect Financial Responsibility Score from U.S. Department of Education

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) earned a perfect financial responsibility composite score by the U.S. Department of Education (DOE), confirming that NSU is “considered financially responsible.” The recently released annual report is based on the 2011 fiscal year and evaluates all non-profit and for-profit institutions to ensure they are maintaining the financial standards necessary to participate in Title IV federal student aid programs.

Nova Southeastern University Names Lisa Deziel as Dean of the College of Pharmacy

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., recently announced the appointment of Lisa Deziel, Pharm.D., Ph.D., as dean of NSU’s College of Pharmacy (COP).

NSU Shark-tracking Website Helps Viewers ‘Dive Into Shark Week’

Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI) will help shark enthusiasts take their “Shark Week 2013” to the next level with an interactive website that tracks four shark species (mako, tiger, oceanic white tip and sand tiger) around the world. Users can interface with the technology to see where and how far the sharks travel over time.

NSU Hosts South Florida Joint Security Event on State-sponsored Hacking

Focus on state-sponsored cybercrimes and what should be done to protect digital assets

NSU Alumna Taylor Collins Wins Big Break Mexico

Collins receives exemption to compete on the LPGA Tour at the 2013 Lorena Ochoa Invitational

Nova Southeastern University Appoints Linda Smelser Vice President for Clinical Operations

Linda Smelser has been appointed vice president for clinical operations at Nova Southeastern University (NSU). The announcement was made by NSU President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D. Smelser assumes her role on August 19.

President Hanbury Is New SSC President

George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Nova Southeastern University, has assumed the role of President of the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 academic terms.

NSU Sharks Continue to be Recognized for Academic Excellence

Teams receive academic achievement awards

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