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Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

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Division of Public Relations and Marketing Communications
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

(954) 262-5353
(800) 541-6682 x25353
Fax: (954) 262-3954
communications@nova.edu

Nova Southeastern University’s Lambda Theta Alpha’s Latin Sorority Hosts Fifth Annual Broward County Out of the Darkness Community Walk

FT. LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – Join the NSU and South Florida community in raising suicide awareness and prevention by participating in the annual Broward County Out of the Darkness Community Walk on Sunday, November 24th on the main campus, 3300 College Ave., Davie. The walk is co-sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Awareness and Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and the 5K starts at 9:00 a.m. The walk will begin and end at Fellows Way, the area between the Carl DeSantis Building and the Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center. Participants will also be given and encouraged to wear colored beads in honor of loved ones lost to suicide. All funds will go to the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention.

To register, donate and stay updated on donations raised, visit www.afsp.org/walk. For additional information on the walk, call Michelle Manley, director of student media at Nova Southeastern University, at 954-262-7482.

For more information about suicide prevention, please visit the NSU Office of Suicide and Violence Prevention Website (www.nova.edu/suicideprevention). If you or someone you love needs help, please call 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433.)

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About Nova Southeastern University: Situated on 314 beautiful acres in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is a dynamic fully accredited research institution dedicated to providing high-quality educational programs at all levels.  NSU is a not-for-profit independent institution with an enrollment of 27,000 students. NSU awards associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, doctoral and first-professional degrees in a wide range of fields.  NSU is classified as a research university with “high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, and it is one of only 37 universities nationwide to also be awarded Carnegie’s Community Engagement Classification.  For more information visit www.nova.edu.

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954-262-5309 (office)
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