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Discover your Roots at NSU Library’s Genealogy Workshops May 16

Think you might have a famous or infamous relative lurking in your family tree? Find out for sure using the genealogical techniques being taught all summer long at NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center. Upcoming May workshops include: Biblical Genealogy Sunday, May 16 at 1 p.m. Join…


NSU’s 2010 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony to Be Held May 16 at BankAtlantic Center

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, the Fischler School of Education and Human Services, and the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship will jointly hold NSU’s 2010 Undergraduate Commencement ceremony on May 16 beginning at 4 p.m. in the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise. The NSU community is…


Jacksonville SEC Hosts “Principal for the Day” with Duval County Schools

NSU’s Student Educational Center in Jacksonville recently hosted a debriefing for the Duval County Public Schools’ “Principal for the Day” initiative. The event is held twice a year to raise public awareness of what is happening in Jacksonville’s public schools.  After spending the day in various schools throughout the county,…


President-Elect of American Bar Association to Speak at Law School Commencement May 16

  Stephen Zack, the first Hispanic-American to serve as president-elect of the American Bar Association, will be the speaker at the commencement ceremony for NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center on May 16. Zack is slated to become president of the ABA in Aug. 2010 and will become the first Hispanic-American…


Master of International Business Students Travel to China


Entrepreneurship Students Attend Class On-Site at City Furniture

A class of students from the M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship program at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship traveled to the City Furniture distribution center in Tamarac on May 1 to attend class. Keith Koenig, cofounder and CEO of City Furniture, advisory board member for the Huizenga School’s…


M.B.A. Information Meeting in Miramar, May 18

The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship now offers M.B.A. classes at NSU’s classroom facility at Miramar Town Center (2050 Civic Center Place). An M.B.A. can be earned from the Huizenga School in only 18 months. Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Learn more at the…


Future Business Majors Attend Dinner with Dean

The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship invited all prospective undergraduate business students and their parents to its annual “Dinner with the Dean” event on Apr. 29.  The event provided future business students with an opportunity to meet the Huizenga School’s dean, professors and admissions advisors. In addition,…


Fischler Student Works to Restore Haiti’s Schools While Attending Classes from a Tent

True leaders look for solutions, even in the darkest of times. And when doctoral student Antoine Atouriste first decided to pursue a degree in Organizational Leadership through NSU’s Fischler School of Education and Human Services, he had no idea how soon good leaders would be in demand. When the catastrophic earthquake…


Watch for Approaching Pedestrians!

Blinking Pedestrian Crossing signs have been installed across NSU’s main campus. These are warning signs that remind drivers to “Watch for people crossing the street. Slow down or stop if necessary.” When driving on NSU’s campus, remember to watch for approaching pedestrians. Bicyclists, skaters, and skateboarders in a crosswalk or…


Hundreds Rally to Support Special Olympics at 5th Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions

More than 1,000 runners and walkers recently rallied at NSU to support local Special Olympics athletes by participating in the fifth annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions 5K Run/Walk. The May 2 race raised more than $675,000 to benefit Special Olympics Broward County (SOBC), which provides FREE athletic programs to enrich…


School of Humanities and Social Sciences’ Dean Authors Book Chapter on “Academic Program Initiatives”

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean and professor of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) authored a chapter in the book, Academic Administration: A Quest for Better Management and Leadership in Higher Education, edited by S. Chen. The book provides a comprehensive view of academic affairs administration related to…


Men’s and Women’s Golf Teams Competing in National Championships

The NSU men’s and women’s golf teams are both competing in the NCAA Division II national championships, with the women’s team looking to become NCAA national champions once again. The women’s team is playing in the 2010 NCAA Division II Women’s Golf Championships being held May 12-15, at Longbow Golf…


Seven Students from Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Inducted into Communication Honor Society

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences inducted seven undergraduate students into Lambda Pi Eta, the official honor society of the National Communication Association (NCA), during a ceremony at NSU on Apr. 22. This is the fifth year of inductions into the NSU chapter. According to the NCA, the mission…


Eight Students from Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Inducted into English Honor Society

Eight students from the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences became members of Sigma Tau Delta, the international honor society for English, during an induction ceremony and reception on Apr. 29, at NSU. The mission of Sigma Tau Delta is to recognize both the academic excellence of students studying the…


Student at Miami SEC Honored by Homestead/Florida City Chamber of Commerce

Daisy Benavides, an undergraduate student at NSU’s Miami Student Educational Center, was honored by the Homestead/Florida City Chamber of Commerce at a luncheon on Apr. 22 held at the Capri Restaurant in Homestead, Fla. Benavides, who is majoring in elementary education, received the Student of the Quarter award for post-secondary…


Business School Graduate Publishes Paper on E-Commerce

Rodney Oudan, D.B.A., 2006 Marketing alumnus from the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, recently had a paper published in the 2nd Quarter Spring 2010 issue of the International Journal of Management & Information Systems. The paper, titled “Strategic Decision-Making in the Emerging Field of E-commerce,” discusses how…


Suggestions to Benefit our Planet

The preservation of our planet is becoming an important issue for all mankind and every little bit helps. We are including this Green Tips section to offer suggestions and tips that are widely recognized as being beneficial for the planet. Although you may not be able to follow every suggestion, we…


U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Speaks at NSU

NSU Chancellor, Ray Ferrero, Jr., welcomed Rear Admiral Michelle Howard, the first African-American woman to command a ship in the U.S. Navy, to a luncheon held at the Don Taft University Center Club Room. Howard spoke on “Women and Minorities in Today’s U.S. Navy.”  Ferrero, a former marine, exchanged a…


NSU Hosts Free Screening of Human Trafficking Movie and Panel Discussion

  NSU’s Institute for Child Health Policy (ICHF) hosted a free public screening of the movie, Downtown: A Street Tale, which chronicles the horrors of human trafficking. The award-winning film made its premier at NSU on April 22. A post-movie panel discussion on the topic was moderated by Sun-Sentinel Editorial…


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