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NSU Men’s and Women’s Swim Teams Crowned SSC Champs!

NSU Men’s and Women’s Swim Teams Crowned SSC Champs!

News and Upcoming Events

Meet Your Mentor at Bizwomen Mentoring Monday

Meet Your Mentor at Bizwomen Mentoring Monday On Monday, April 3, 2017 At Carl Desantis Atrium At 7:30 am Join South Florida Business Journal for this one-of-a-kind event that brings together women in a casual, fast-paced coaching atmosphere with continental breakfast. The event will take place in 43 Business Journal markets…


Nutrition for Sports, Exercise, and Weight Management Seminar

NSU is hosting a seminar featuring Nancy Clark, M.S., R.D., CSSD, sports nutritionist, author, and John Ivy Ph.D., exercise physiologist, on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4, in the Terry Building, Chancellor’s Dining Room, 5th floor on NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus. The topic for the seminar is  “Nutrition for Sports,…


Special NSU Employee Discount Ticket Offers to the Broward Center

The Broward Center for the Performing Arts is offering an exclusive discount price for the Nova Southeastern University community, friends & families on all performances. No minimum ticket purchase required/all fees included. Lap Tickets are available for purchase for children 12 months and under at the AutoNation Box Office. Everyone…


NSU offers AIM-High Program for high students interested in Health Professions

NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine is offering a 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 are interactive, interesting, and…


NSU’s Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship’s Distinguished Lecture Series Presents Angelo Elia, Chef and Restaurateur

“Always put the customer first and deliver the best possible quality in both food and service” will be the topic for the next Distinguished Lecture Series to be presented by the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship on Wednesday, March 15, from 6-8 p.m. in the Carl DeSantis…


NSU to host Stigma Fighters: Mental Health Awareness Festival

NSU is hosting Stigma Fighters: Mental Health Awareness Festival on March 11, 2017; the event will take place on the main lawn of Nova Southeastern University, in front of the Alvin Sherman Library. The event will be held from 11: 00 am – 2:00 pm. The festival is free and open to…


NSU Competes in Recyclemania 2017

Nova Southeastern University is one of numerous colleges and universities competing in Recyclemania 2017, a friendly competition and bench-marking tool for measuring recycling and waste reduction. Recycling collection bins are located all over campus, so let’s keep filling them up. Although the competition runs from February 5 – April 1, NSU’s…


Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine Hosts Monthly Seminars

The INIM is pleased to host Vladimir Beljanski, Ph.D., at the monthly INIM Research Seminar Series on Friday, March 3, 12:00–1:30 p.m. at the Center for Collaborative Research, 4th floor, room 440. Beljanski received his Ph.D. from Emory University and completed a post-doctoral training at the Medical University of South…


Save the Date for the Annual Optical Show

“Walk like an Egyptian” to the annual Optical Style Show hosted by The Eye Care Institute on April 5 from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm at the Davie Optical located on the 2nd floor of the Sanford Ziff Healthcare Center. The show’s sponsoring vendor is Luxottica and the full collections of…


Faculty Symposium – Adults with Disabilities: Access, Opportunities, and Challenges

The Faculty Symposium is scheduled for Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the Faculty Shark Club (Rosenthal Building). The One Hundred First Congress of the United States of America, in 1990, enacted the Americans with Disabilities Act “to provide a clear and comprehensive national mandate for the…


Support NSU while you shop at 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…


Join us at the 4th Annual “Let’s Speak Truth Poetry & Spoken Word Night”

NSU will host the 4th Annual “Let’s Speak Truth Poetry & Spoken Word Night” on Friday, March 10 from 6:30-8:30 pm in the Adolfo & Marisela Cotilla Gallery of the Alvin Sherman Library on NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus. This event is free and open to the public. For more information…


Stop, Drop, and Roll on Over to Get Your Ticket to TEDxNSU 2017!

In the spirit of “ideas worth spreading,” TED has created TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. NSU is proud to host the sixth annual TEDxNSU event—an engaging day of live presentations by fellow NSU students, faculty, staff, and…


Academics

Athletic Training Program to host Prevention, Recognition, and Treatment of Exertional Rhabdomyolysis Course

NSU’s Athletic Training Program will host a CEU course, “Prevention, Recognition, and Treatment of Exertional Rhabdomyolysis” on Wednesday, March 15 from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Carl DeSantis Building, room 1052. Exertional Rhabdomyolysis (ER) is the breakdown of skeletal muscle tissue following intense physical activity that results in impairment of the…


Campaign Corner

NSU Faculty and Student Researchers Highlighted in New Video

NSU has surpassed the $150 million benchmark of the largest philanthropic campaign in the history of the university and Broward County. NSU also has surpassed the halfway point for each of its three campaign priorities–$125 million for our students, $75 million for our faculty and $50 million for 21st century…


Realizing Potential: Each Gift Makes a Difference

Karen Grosby, Ed.D., grew up around children with special needs and their families. Thus, she became familiar with the major challenges they faced personally and in accessing education and employment. At the time, many were marginalized in their communities. Research and services were sorely needed then and the need continues…


Student Affairs

Write Bytes Winter 2017: Technical Writing Workshop Series ends in April

The Technical Writing Workshop Series continues! Don’t miss these informative workshops: Tuesday, March 14 | 2:00–3:00 p.m. Edit Like a Pro! You’ve written a draft. Now it’s time to submit it for evaluation. Before you do, make sure you edit like a pro. Learn simple editing techniques that will save…


The ANSWER to reaching your GOALS is HERE

NSU provides psychological counseling services to its students FREE of charge.  These services can help you with a wide variety of life issues where additional support and guidance may be beneficial. If at any time you have concerns about anxiety, stress, time management, relationship challenges, substance abuse, depression, suicidal thoughts,…


Tools for Success, Winter 2017 Workshop Series

The Office of Undergraduate Student Success has partnered with faculty and student support units to offer undergraduate students dynamic workshops. The Tools for Success Workshop Series is designed to assist students in adapting to university life and ultimately achieving degree completion. The outcomes of the workshop series are to support…


Spend Spring Break Partnering with Youth Rebuilding New Orleans

During Spring Break, join the Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement for a service trip in New Orleans, Louisiana. March 5–11, 2017 Partnering with Youth Rebuilding New Orleans Issue: Disaster Restoration For more information, contact Liz Mazorowicz at em1404@nova.edu or (954) 262-7195.


Alvin Sherman Library

Gear Up For Optimal Success!

In support of NSU’s Vision 2020, Mission, and Core Values, the NSU Libraries have designed these workshops to showcase ways to achieve optimal success with library research, publishing, and copyright. Workshops are simultaneously held in person on NSU’s main campus and online. Browse the schedule and register for each workshop…


Nova Southeastern University Hosts Fifth Annual SeussFest! Sunday, March 5

Would you come in a car; would you come from near and far? The South Florida community is invited to come out to Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus for the fifth-annual Seussfest. The event is scheduled from noon – 4 p.m. Sunday, March 5 in-front and inside of…


Community News

Multimedia Camp for Middle School and High School Students

Early Bird registration is now open for the NSU Multimedia Camp, taking place on June 19 – June 25, 2017, at Nova Southeastern University’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus. The workshop features software training (e.g., Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut Pro), photography for non-photographers, photo editing, copywriting, editing, how to write…


Nova Singers to Premiere New Choral Composition in March

The Nova Singers is NSU’s premier community chorus, whose approximately 140 members range from NSU undergraduate students to senior members of the local community. The choir serves as musical ambassadors for the university as they sing around the country and abroad. Tickets are now available for the South Florida Premiere…


Recreation and Wellness

Improve your technique at NSU’s Free Swim Clinics

We pride ourselves on giving you unique advice for your swim stroke designed for whatever your build, experience, and speed. We can be specific to your needs because of our deep understanding of each stroke and proven experience of improving past participants over the years. As you’d expect, parts of…


Register for Intramural Sports this Winter Semester

Is your department in need of team building activities? If not, have you ever wanted to relive the glory days to show off your sports skills? If you answered yes to either of the questions above, go register for any of our Intramural (IM) Sports offered during the spring 2017…


Outdoor Adventures Winter 2017 Trips

Need to get away from the urban lifestyle for a weekend or even a day? If so, go register for any of our Outdoor Adventure Trips offered in winter 2017 for the experience of a lifetime! Join us for our next adventure as we climb, hike, kayak, paddle, camp, and…


Become a Diver, Open Water Diver Course

This is the entry-level beginning scuba diver course. PADI Open Water Diver certification is issued upon successful completion of this course. This course meets for six weeks on Mondays and Wednesdays during term 1 or Tuesdays and Thursdays during term 2. $275 for NSU Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni $375…


Register for Intramural 5v5 Basketball

Is your department in need of team building activities? If not, have you ever wanted to relive the glory days to show off your sports skills? If you answered yes to either of the questions above, go register for any of our Intramural (IM) Sports offered during the spring 2017…


Want to be a Lifeguard? Train with us!

Have you ever wanted to be a lifeguard, or know anyone that does? If so, go register for any of our Lifeguard Training courses offered during January – April 2017 today! This course will teach you the skills and knowledge needed to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies and…


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…