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Regional Campuses Advisory Board Visits Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus

Regional Campuses Advisory Board Visits Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus

News and Upcoming Events

Frank Stella: Experiment and Change Exhibition Featured at the NSU Art Museum

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale is pleased to present Frank Stella: Experiment and Change, an exhibition that spans the artist’s 60-year career from the late 1950’s to the present. The exhibition, composed of approximately 300 paintings, relief sculpture and drawings will offer insight into his trajectory from minimalism (e.g. the…


Do you know the Benefits of Receiving Form W‐2 Electronically?

NSU’s Payroll Department would like to remind employees that they may elect to receive their 2017 W‐2 Wage and Tax Statement online through Employee Self Service in an IRS printable approved format. You can also to validate your social security number and contact information by logging into SharkLink  then clicking…


Office of Research and Technology Transfer Offers a Series of “Lunch & Learn Workshops” Starting in January

The Grant Writing Laboratory and the Office of Sponsored Programs provide Lunch & Learn Workshops on a series of grant-related topics.  The annual 2018 Lunch &  Learn Grant Workshop Series for NSU faculty and staff kicks off on Monday, January 29 with “The NSU Grant Process/Understanding Grant Applications.”   We are…


SharkBytes Holiday Schedule 2017-18

During the holiday season, please note SharkBytes will NOT be published on the following dates: December 27, 2017 January 3, 2018 January 10, 2018 SharkBytes will resume its normal weekly schedule on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.    


Human Resources: What is Rally?

Rally is an incentive program provided by ICUBA through Blue Cross Blue Shield from April 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018.  Wellness incentives are available to employees and their spouse or domestic partner when both are covered under the medical plan offered at NSU. Wellness incentives are offered once wellness…


Special NSU Employee Discount Ticket Offers to the Broward Center and More

NSU employees, family and friends are invited to enjoy the benefits of discounted tickets to many exciting events, performances and concerts at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Parker Playhouse, the Aventura Arts and Cultural Center and The Pembroke Pines City Center. Simply select the show and performance that…


Support NSU While You Shop on Amazon this Weekend

Did you know? You can help support NSU’s fundraising efforts while you shop online at Amazon.com? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low…


Pride Bites

Pride Bite: NSU Completes SACSCOC Accreditation With Flying Colors

On Tuesday, December 5, during its annual meeting, the Southern Association of Colleges and schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) reaffirmed Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) regional accreditation for another ten years. NSU was found to be in complete compliance, with no findings or recommendations, the first time in the college’s history….


Pride Bite: NSU Rated 5th Nationally For Minorities with Graduate Degrees

“It is gratifying to know that our efforts to have a truly diversified campus are successful,” said NSU President/CEO George L. Hanbury II. “I think our student population well reflects the community we are situated in, and also shows our programs to engage minority students are working.” An NSU analysis…


Campaign Corner

Realizing Potential: Legacy Giving Business Buzz – Part I

When Liza Sumulong was searching for an M.B.A. program, she did due diligence, visiting at least three schools. But there was something that stood out about Nova Southeastern University. “I wanted to be at a place where I felt like I was at home,” said Sumulong. “When I arrived here,…


Realizing Potential: Applying Foresight to Philanthropy

When the Realizing Potential campaign launched four months after Humberto Franquiz joined NSU, he found it easy to give through the Changing Lives Scholarship program. “To me, it’s a privilege working here,” said Franquiz, director of finance for NSU’s Office of Facilities Management. “Giving back means helping the university that…


Student Affairs

Recyclemania 2018

Recyclemania is a nation-wide recycling competition between over 400 universities. We will be competing to see who can reduce the most waste. Join us for the first event to kick off the competition: the Sustainable Walk and Ride on February 5, from 6-8 at the Gold Circle Lake! What is…


Henderson Student Counseling Center for NSU Students

Henderson Student Counseling Services 3440 S. University Dr. (in University Park Plaza) Davie, FL 33328 (954) 424-6911 (954) 424-6915 www.hendersonbh.org/studentcounseling Office hours will be as follows: Monday               8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday               8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday        8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thursday             8:30 a.m. – 6:00…


NSU Achievements

CAHSS Student named President of NSU’s Public Relations Student Society of America Chapter

Brittany Eyres, a senior in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is the 2017-2018 President of NSU’s Public Relations Student Society of America Chapter. Eyres is a communication major in the Department of Writing and Communication. During last summer, she served as a public relations intern with…


Alvin Sherman Library

Now Offered at the Alvin Sherman Library: Kanopy Database an On Demand Video Streaming Service

If you’re interested in independent, international, classic, or documentary films, you’re in luck. Get out your shark card and sign up for Kanopy, the Library’s newest on demand video streaming service. You can stream over 26,000 films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses,…


Free Access to Lynda.com at the Alvin Sherman Library

The NSU Alvin Sherman Library is now proud to provide access to Lynda.com, a vast online library of high-quality, current, and engaging video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts. The Alvin Sherman Library’s Lynda.com subscription is at the premium level, valued at $29.99 per month.  It is accessible to the…


Athletics

Men’s Basketball Program Breaks into Top-25 for First Time in NSU History

Less than one month into his first season at the helm of the Nova Southeastern men’s basketball program, head coach Jim Crutchfield has already put the Sharks on the national landscape. The team entered the D2SIDA poll at No. 24 on Tuesday, breaking into the Top-25 for the first time…


NSU Volleyball Player, Tyler-Palmer, Captures All-America Honors

NSU Volleyball player, Denvyr Tyler-Palmer, continues to collect honors for her outstanding 2017 campaign, grabbing both AVCA and D2CCA All-America awards. The junior outside hitter was named to both honorable-mention teams, becoming the first Shark to bring home All-American recognition since Valentina Petrova and Carly Perschnick in 2009. FULL RELEASE…


NSU Men’s Basketball Player Collects Second SSC Weekly Honor

Following two more stat-stuffing performances in wins over Caldwell and Florida Southern, NSU point guard David Dennis has been named the Sunshine State Conference Offensive Player of the Week, announced by the league office. The offensive honor is the first this season for Dennis, and second overall after taking home the…


NSU Research Spotlight

NSU Research Spotlight: NSU Global Research Team Tackles Pediatric Cancer

The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Cell Therapy Institute led by accomplished cancer researcher Richard Jove, Ph.D., is actively collaborating with scientists from the world-renowned Karolinska Institutet (KI) in Sweden, home of the scientists who discovered NK cells, to develop a full-circle investigative process to expedite discoveries. The research team is…


Check out this Great Online Resource: The Qualitative Report

NSU is home to one of the oldest and most prestigious open-access, online journals – The Qualitative Report, the first English language e-journal in the world to publish qualitative, action, collaborative, mixed-method, arts-based, and critical research from a transdisciplinary perspective. The journal’s quality can be seen by its inclusion in…


Community News

NSU’s Mailman Segal Center for Human Development hosts Open House

The only university-based, nationally recognized, NAEYC accredited early childhood program in Broward County, MSC’s award winning programs include the Parenting Place™, the Family Center Infant and Toddler Program, the Family Center Preschool and The Academy. Join us on January 20th, 10:00 am – Noon for a fun-filled family event where you…


NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

Free First Thursday

Free First Thursday Starry Nights Presented by PNC Bank with FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 5 – 8 pm. Enjoy: 2-for-1 specials on wine and craft beer light bites in the Museum Café drawings for prizes free admission to exhibitions hands-on art projects for…


You Belong – Free NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Membership!

All NSU students, faculty, and staff are entitled to Free Museum Membership. VIP Access From art exhibitions and behind-the scenes talks with world-famous artists, to music, dance and film, membership at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale gives you VIP ACCESS to unique social and educational happenings. Connect Museum membership is a…


NSU Health Care Centers

Take Advantage of NSU’s Employee Health and Wellness Center

Did you know? Nova Southeastern University’s Employee Health and Wellness Center is  open and run exclusively by NSU faculty physicians from NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. They are Jill Wallace-Ross, D.O., board certified in family medicine; and Pamela Moran-Walcutt, D.O., board certified in family medicine. The Center’s hours will be…


NSU Alumni Spotlight

CAHSS Alum Named Coordinator of Employer Relations

Kamla Billings, M.S., graduate of the master’s program in College Student Affairs (CSA) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), was named the Coordinator of Employer Relations at Valencia College in Orlando. Billings, a 2014 NSU graduate, started working at Valencia College in 2014 as a career advisor….