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NSU Makes Headway in Plan to Become Major Medical Hub

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SharkBytes Summer Schedule

SharkBytes will begin its bi-weekly publication schedule with the last weekly edition on May 2. The dates for the summer editions of SharkBytes are: May 16, 2018, May 30, 2018 June 13, 2018, June 27, 2018 July 11, 2018, July 25, 2018 August 8, 2018, August 22, 2018 SharkBytes will…


CAHSS Hosts Family Therapy Internship Fair

The Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) hosted their Annual Internship Fair in the Atrium of the DeSantis Building on Friday, March 16, 2018. Each year, over 50 community sites are invited to share information with DFT graduate students in the…


Benefits and Wellness: Employee Wellness Nutrition Seminar

The Office of Human Resources and Marilyn Gordon, Ed.D., are pleased to offer a four-week seminar on Nutrition.  The seminars are available to all NSU employees. Gordon is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics, Registered Yoga Teacher and Assistance Professor at NSU. Wednesday, April 25 Lesson 102:…


Fischler College of Education Hosts Facebook Live Event

NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE) Office of Recruitment and Admissions held the first Facebook Live Events on Wednesday, April 11. The event was an opportunity for prospective students to learn more about FCE’s Master of Science in Leadership degree program (MSL). Gina Peyton, Ed.D., Associate Professor, Department…


Nova Southeastern University’s Commencement Season Begins in May

­ It’s commencement season, a time for graduates across the nation to reflect and celebrate the culmination of years of studying, testing and hard work. Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will host more than 7,000 graduates during its 2018 commencement ceremonies on its Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus in the Rick Case Arena…


The Farquhar Honors College 17th Annual Undergraduate Student Symposium

The Farquhar Honors College hosted the 17th annual Undergraduate Student Symposium on April 6, 2018, showcasing research and creative works from students in various disciplines at Nova Southeastern University. The event was held in the Alvin Sherman Library, where students presented poster and made oral presentations. Also recognized were participants…


NSU to Host Classical Music for Cancer Cure

  Brought to you by the Royal Dames of Cancer Research, Inc. and NSU Rumbaugh-Goodwin Institute for Cancer Research as a fundraising event . “Man is not destined to die because of cancer.” Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018 Time: 3:00pm Venue: The Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center Performances…


The Role of Ultrasound Expands in Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Education intended for the health care profession is focused on engaging students in interactive learning. The goal is to integrate knowledge and skills from professions outside of their specialty. This integration will require interprofessional education to become part of the curriculum rather than just an additional lecture to be…


Office of Human Resources is Proud to Announce the Living the Values March Nominees

The Nova Southeastern University Office of Human Resources is proud to announce the Living the Values employee recognition program. Originally developed by Nova Southeastern University employee, Kelly Duke, this program serves to provide examples of the many different ways that NSU employees can put the Core Values into action. Each month…


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

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…


Academics

New Advisor Resource Available on How to Create an Academic Plan for Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeals

Each year, many NSU students lose their financial aid for failure to make Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP). During the 2016-2017 academic year alone, 3,000 NSU students across all NSU colleges failed to meet SAP. If extenuating circumstances have hindered a student from meeting minimum progress requirements, the student may submit…


Now Accepting Applications for NSU Master in Athletic Training

The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) program, housed in the Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences, will introduce students to a variety of medical programs through integrated course work, guest lectures, and laboratory experiences. Program highlights for this Commission on Accreditation of…


Campaign Corner

Helping Students “See the World Differently”

Students of the arts, humanities, and social sciences are often troubled by the talk of those who don’t understand the value of their degrees and the career opportunities they open up. Andrea Shaw Nevins, Ph.D., who chairs the Department of History and Political Science at NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities,…


Giving Back While Still Paying Back

Tamara Baker, M.A. is one of more than 40 million Americans with student loan debt. As a college student, she was denied financial aid because of her father’s middle class income. However, with six other children to care for, her family could not afford to pay her tuition. Instead of…


Alvin Sherman Library

Round Up Your Posse and Join Us for a Rip Roarin’ Good Time

The Circle of Friends for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library will hold its biggest fundraising event of the year on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 6:30 pm.  The Library’s Atrium will be transformed with a western theme for the Annual Gala and Fundraiser: “BOOTS for BOOKs” with music provided by…


Alvin Sherman Library to host the Gold Coast Watercolor Society Exhibit

The Gold Coast Watercolor Society  is the premier watercolor club in South Florida, and several members have been nationally recognized for their work. “Rock and Roll into Art” coincides with the Alvin Sherman Library’s 2018 Summer Reading Program, “Libraries Rock.” The exhibit is FREE and open to the public. Join…


Become a Member of the Circle of Friends

Circle of Friends (COF), the fundraising arm of the Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library has a very special invitation for all NSU employees.  Recently, the Circle of Friends Board unanimously passed an initiative to encourage participation in this group, by creating a staff rate of just $25.00 a year. …


Thinking Money Exhibit and Programs

The NSU Alvin Sherman Library will host a series of programs in support of a new traveling exhibition, Thinking Money, designed to teach tweens, teens and the adults in their lives about money management in a way that is not only understandable, but fun.  The Library is one of 50…


Free Access to Lynda.com at the Alvin Sherman Library

The NSU Alvin Sherman Library provides 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 entire NSU community and…


NSU Research Spotlight

TQR 10th Annual Conference – Teaching and Learning Qualitative Research

Anyone who has ever taught someone how to do qualitative research knows the challenges and joys in helping somebody to not only understand and appreciate these approaches to rigorous inquiry, but also to perform and critique the skills necessary to produce works of quality and distinction. The lessons we learn…


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 Camps

NSU Multimedia Camp for students between the ages of 12 – 18

Early bird registration is now open for NSU’s Multimedia Camp for student between the ages of 12 – 18. NSU staff and faculty receive an addition 25% off. Early bird registration ends May 5. NSU’s Multimedia Camp will take place June 18 – June 30 on our Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus…


The Broward Center for the Performing Arts and the Performance Project School of the Arts Theater Camp

Discover the star within! Don’t miss the fun when the curtain rises for a summer filled with the excitement and magic of live musical theater. As a world-class performance arts center and leader in the development of arts-integrated learning for our youth, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts is…


Summer Exploration Camp at NSU’s Mailman Segal Center, Ages 2–5

Summer Exploration Camp Exclusively for children ages 2-5, Summer Exploration Camp fills summer days with fun and exciting learning opportunities. The camp features an interactive water-play fountain, an outdoor art studio, four unique and exciting playgrounds and indoor classrooms where children can play, learn, and explore. Science, music, ceramics, cooking, and…


Employees Receive 45% Off at Camp Nova this Summer

Camp Nova at NSU University School offers a variety of summer programs for students in kindergarten to grade 11, and provides campers with a summer full of smiles, fun with new friends, and amazing memories. For more information, click here.


NSU Offers AIM-High Program for High School Students Interested In Health Professions, Accepting Applications

NSU’s Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine will offer another unique six-day medical school immersion summer camp exclusively for high school students. AIM-High is designed for academically strong high school students who are interested in pursuing a career in the health professions. Students will participate in educational sessions that…


NSU Health Care Centers

Satellite Student Medical Center in the Don Taft University Center

Students now can visit a satellite student medical center located in the middle of the NSU Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus for all students. This location was added in the Don Taft Center in order to offer closer medical facilities for our students. This center is staffed by Darren Cohen,D.O., a board…


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…