SharkBytes Archives

Contact

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

SharkBytes Archive

NSU Teams with University School for South Florida Showdown Doubleheader

The Nova Southeastern men’s basketball team has beefed up the local fanfare for its Dec. 13 date with the announcement of the inaugural South Florida Showdown doubleheader event. Adding to the existing face-off with local rival St. Thomas Bobcats at 7:00 p.m., the Sharks will also host Florida high school…


NSU Alumni Spotlight: CAHSS Alum Publishes Article on “Conflict and Crisis in the Cameroon Anglophone Region” and Book Chapter

Michael Fonkem, Ph.D., graduate of the doctoral program in the Department of Conflict Resolution Studies (DCRS) in NSU’s College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CHASS), has written an article, “Conflict and Crisis in the Cameroon Anglophone Region,” available in E-International Relations available here.  He also wrote a book chapter,…


Emergency Department Nurses: Post Code Pause

ACON student Lynn Hauck presented her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) project, Emergency Department Nurses: Post Code Pause, at her practice site’s EBP Fair.  It was a wonderful opportunity to educate staff on the background, significance, and results of the DNP EBP project that implemented a post-code pause (PCP) intervention…


Unbeaten NSU Climbs to No. 17 in National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Poll

One week after breaking into the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Top-25 poll for the first time in program history, Nova Southeastern made another significant leap, rising to No. 17 in the latest national rankings. FULL RELEASE


7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA” Video Available For NSU Students

The Office of Student Financial Assistance has posted a new resource to the financial aid website to help students complete the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  Completing the FAFSA is the first step in applying for financial aid. However, many students and families, especially first-time filers, find…


E-STEAM Project for Girls

NSU’s American Association of University Women hosted the “E-STEAM Project for Girls” on Thursday, November 15. What an exciting and informative second session for the eight students from the Pace Center for Girls. The day started off with Instructional Designer, Mary Young discussing what goals are and student shared their own…


FCE Distinguished Alum, Veteran and Author Hosts Book Signing

Jeffrey Scarpiello, M.S. is the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE) 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award winner. On November, 5 he presented and held a book signing on his book, The 10 “C” Leadership Principles of Excellence – Working Toward the Benefit of the Team, at the Don Taft University…


SSC Remains NCAA Division II Leader in Academic Success Rate

  The Sunshine State Conference continues to lead the nation in NCAA Division II Academic Success Rate (ASR). On Wednesday, November 14th, the NCAA released ASR data for all 24 NCAA Division II conferences, with the SSC on top for a third consecutive year. FULL RELEASE


Heikkila Earns D2CCA All-South Region Honors

Having already been named an All-Sunshine State Conference performer just two weeks ago, Nova Southeastern women’s soccer standout Emma Heikkila added another postseason accolade on Wednesday after being selected to the Division II Collegiate Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-South Region Second Team. FULL RELEASE


Bajor Announced as New NSU Rowing Assistant Coach

The Nova Southeastern women’s rowing team has bolstered its coaching staff with the hiring of Zayln Bajor as the new assistant coach for the 2018-2019 season. Bajor spent this past fall as a part-time coach with the Sharks, where his impressive contributions to the program made a lasting impression on…


Sharks Place Five on D2CAA All-South Region Teams

Following a memorable season in which the program cracked the Top-25 for the first time since 2007, the Nova Southeastern men’s soccer team landed five players on the Division II Collegiate Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-South Region teams, announced Wednesday. Sebastian Loibl led the way with first-team honors, while Aleks Berg, Bradley Fountain, Darwin Lom and Curtis Thorn were…


Fischler College of Education Graduate Publishes Book for College Freshmen

Sue Ohrablo, Ed.D., graduate of the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education has published a new book entitled The Pocket Advisor: A Family Guide to Navigating College. Drawing from over 30 years working in higher education in the field of academic advising and student services, Ohrablo provides college-bound and new…


FCE Celebrates Employee Anniversaries at Thanksgiving Luncheon

NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education recognized its employees who were celebrating milestone anniversaries with NSU at its annual Thanksgiving Luncheon. The luncheon was held on Wednesday, November 14th in the University Club Room. Below are the employees who were honored for their years of service:   25 Years:…


Faculty Symposium: How Valuable Is That Doggie in the Window, Nov. 15

The Faculty Symposium will be held on November 15 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the Faculty Shark Club (Rosenthal Building). As the use of service, support, and therapy animals increases, so do questions about the legal definitions, allowable use, and attendant benefits. This symposium will address the Americans with…


NSU’S Lifelong Learning Institute to Host Former Chief Interpreter for Mikhail Gorbachev, Dec. 7

Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Lifelong Learning Institute will present “Negotiating the End of the Cold War: Lessons for Today” with speaker Pavel Palazhchenko. The seminar will take place on Friday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the university’s Knight Auditorium, located in the Carl DeSantis Building on NSU’s…


NSU Facilities Management Team Donate food for the Davie Community

Daniel Alfonso & the Facilities Management Team at Nova Southeastern University donated 925 pounds of food for the HOPE Outreach Center, Inc. The center was truly thankful for the teams help in providing food for their pantry.


NSU Students, Faculty Presented at Conflict Resolution Conference

Faculty members, students, and alumni represented CAHSS’ Department of Conflict Resolution Studies at the Association for Conflict Resolution’s 2018 conference in Pittsburgh from Oct. 3-6. The conference was attended by conflict resolution practitioners from around the country who work in academia, government, and the private sector. Joshua Weiss, a faculty member at Harvard…


Let’s Stay Healthy: Food Safety Tips for the Holidays

Bindu S. Mayi, M.Sc., Ph.D., professor of microbiology at NSU’s College of Medical Sciences educates people on how to stay healthy and safe during the holiday season. As we approach our biggest holidays of the year, it is worth remembering that one in six Americans could get sick from food…


Sharks Return to NCAA Tournament for Fourth Consecutive Year

For the fourth time in as many years under head coach John Constable, the Nova Southeastern women’s soccer team is headed back to the NCAA Tournament. After winning 13 matches and reaching the Sunshine State Conference Tournament final, the Sharks have earned the No. 6 seed in the south region…


Skip the Straw, Save the Planet – NSU Eliminating Use of Plastic Straws

Joining an ever-growing list of corporations, organizations and municipalities that are taking steps to reduce their dependency on single-use plastics, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will be eliminating the use of plastic straws, first at it’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus, then the other NSU locations. “This was something we heard about from…


Page 5 of 503« First...34567...102030...Last »