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CAHSS Hosts “Ice Cream Entrepreneur Program” for High School Students

CAHSS Hosts “Ice Cream Entrepreneur Program” for High School Students

News and Upcoming Events

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…

Mark Your Calendars: Employee Wellness Fall 2017 Events

The Office of Human Resources, Benefits & Employee Wellness would like for you to mark your calendars for the fall 2017 calendar of events.  We have a busy wellness schedule planned, which consist of the Flu Shot Clinics, Weight Watchers Informational, Employee Health and Wellness Fair, two days and extended…

NSU’s Title IX Training: Preventing Discrimination and Harassment

On August 23, 2017, you received notice from President Hanbury describing the mandatory Title IX training for all full-time and part-time faculty, staff, and other identified employees. You have until December 10, 2017, to complete the training. If you do not complete the training by then, this will be part…

Volunteers needed for Children Health Fair

NSU will host the 15th annual A Day for Children Health fair on October 8. This year NSU is expecting over 15,000 community residents. We are looking for 200-250 undergraduate volunteers. Volunteers may have the opportunity to shadow health professionals after their volunteer shift. If you are interested in volunteering,…

NSU’s Office of Suicide and Violence Prevention Fall Newsletter is Online

The Suicide and Violence Prevention (SVP) staff is available to assist all Nova Southeastern University students, faculty and staff, and devoted to creating a safety net at NSU, helping to prevent suicide and violence. The most effective ways to prevent suicide and violence are to know the warning signs, take…

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 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, you’ll find the exact same low…

Student Affairs

Graduate Students from NSU’s H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship Win SIOR Florida Challenge Grant for Project Associated with Airglades International Airport

Four students in the Master’s of Science in Real Estate Development (MSRED) program at NSU’s H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship won the 2017 SIOR Florida Challenge Grant and received certificates and scholarship funds at a ceremony held August 31 in the Knight Auditorium in the Carl DeSantis…

Accounting Tutoring Now Available

The Tutoring and Testing Center is now offering accounting tutoring for ACT 2020 and ACT 2030. Call or stop by to schedule an appointment and we’ll make sure your knowledge doesn’t depreciate.   Tutoring Services Student Affairs Building, 2nd Floor

Write Bytes Workshop Series 2017

Learn strategies for articulating complex technical concepts into simple language the average business person can understand and value.   September 27, 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Professional Photo Editing with Free Software Being able to edit photos is an important skill that can be a lot of fun, and you don’t need…

Henderson Student Counseling Center for NSU Students is Moving to a NEW Location

Henderson Student Counseling is moving to a new location on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. New address: Henderson Student Counseling Services 3440 S. University Dr. (in University Park Plaza) Davie, FL 33328 (954) 424-6911 (954) 424-6915 Starting July 31, 2017 office hours will be as follows: Monday               8:30 a.m….

NSU Achievements

Halmos Assistant Dean Visits Dalian Ocean University in China

In August, Assistant Dean Matthew He, Ph.D. visited Dalian Ocean University, China. While there, Dr. He had an opportunity to meet with deans and associate deans from School of Fisheries and Life Sciences and School of Marine Technology and Environment, where he highlighted Halmos College’s research and education programs. It…

Alvin Sherman Library

Free Access to at the Alvin Sherman Library

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


NSU Department of Athletics Announces 2017 Athletics Hall of Fame Class

The Nova Southeastern University Athletics Hall of Fame Committee has proudly announced the NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017, as three former student-athletes headline the honorees. Former women’s soccer player, Shurell Burton will be joined by baseball player, Mike Fiers, and men’s soccer player Romain Onteniente in the…

Community News

Free VPK to 4 and 5 Year Olds at the Mailman Segal Center for Human Development

The Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program – or VPK – is a free prekindergarten program for 4 and 5-year-olds who reside in Florida. Voluntary Prekindergarten or VPK gives children a jump start by preparing them for school and enhancing their pre-reading, pre-math, language and social skills. By developing the skills children…

Recreation and Wellness

Intramural Sports—Fall 2017 Schedule

Have you seen those sweet Intramural (IM) Championship t-shirts around campus and dying to have one of your own? If so, register for any of our fall 2017 sports for a chance to win! You and some friends can compete against other students teams for a chance to win an…

Become a Scuba Diver

TRY IT OUT FIRST WITH DISCOVER SCUBA! The PADI Discover Scuba experience is a fun and exciting way to try scuba diving and to see what it is like to breathe underwater. No prior scuba diving experience is necessary, but you do need to be in good physical health. This…

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…