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Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program shares info with Campers at Mailman Segal Center

Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program shares info with Campers at Mailman Segal Center

News and Upcoming Events

Get your Discounted tickets to Broward Center performances

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 Health Professions Students use Music to reach Seniors struggling with Memory Loss

The sounds of Frank Sinatra, Bach, Big Band, and a bit of jazz streamed into the earbuds of a group of older adults taking part in a music project initiated by students in Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Health Professions Division and in collaboration with Covenant Village of Florida, a faith-based,…


NSU hosts Global Law Education Conference

NSU’s Shepard Broad College of Law recently hosted a Global Law Education Conference at the Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship. The inaugural faculty training program included 23 law professors from around the world to discuss global legal education methodologies. International law professors attended from the Bahamas, England, Jamaica, India, Lebanon, Trinidad, Tobago and…


NSU Appoints Two to Leadership Positions in Human Resources

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) announced today the appointment of two leadership positions within its Office of Human Resources. Laura Bennett has been appointed NSU’s first full-time Title IX Coordinator and Lynn Smith joins the Office of Human Resources as Managing Director of Employee Relations. “We are delighted to welcome these…


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…


NSU’s Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography to Host PBS Series Changing Seas, Aug. 10 & 17

NSU and WPBT2 South Florida PBS are inviting you to visit the Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography’s Ocean Campus for free screenings of the PBS series ‘Changing Seas’ as part of NSU’s Summer Dive-In film series. The screenings are scheduled for 6-7:00 p.m. Wednesdays, with a reception from…


2017 Parking Decals are Now Available

The 2017 parking decals are now available to all members of the NSU community. The 2017 parking decals must be displayed in vehicles beginning Sept. 1. Please download the new 2017 Parking Decal Application. You must present your completed application and submit a copy of your current vehicle registration in…


Submit your Nominations for Community Service Awards!

Call for nominations for the three President’s Awards for Excellence in Community Service! All employees are eligible to submit in one of three categories: Faculty, Staff or Administrator. If you or someone you know exemplifies NSU’s core value of “Community,” review the guidelines by clicking here. Winners of these coveted awards…


Fischler College on the Move

In an effort to build on existing synergies and to further align all of NSU’s colleges, two exciting changes are taking place. The Abraham S. Fischler College of Education is relocating from North Miami Beach to the Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus. This option has recently become available to us because of the…


NSU RecPlex final Commencement Ceremony in August

The Don Taft University Center will host the final NSU Commencement Ceremonies this summer.  As part of the logistics to successfully complete these ceremonies, the NSU RecPlex will house a number of activities prior, during, and after the ceremony. Due to the impact of hosting these activities, and with the…


The New and Improved iShark Mobile

NSU is relaunching iShark Mobile, a revised app that will allow you to conveniently connect with your fellow Sharks. The new iShark Mobile will enable you to search for your next class, find various locations and dining on campus, connect with Shark Shuttle, share photos and discover what’s happening at NSU by…


SharkBytes Schedule – Summer 2016

  SharkBytes has begun its bi-weekly publication schedule. The dates for the summer editions of SharkBytes are: August 3, August 17, August 31. SharkBytes will return to its weekly format with the August 31st edition. If you have any questions, send email to internalcomm@nova.edu.


Celebrate the Life of a Loved One with an NSU Commemorative and Memorial Bench

To whom would you dedicate a bench? You can mark a spot on one of NSU’s beautiful campuses with a personalized bench plaque. Your gift will help change lives through the President’s Scholarship Fund at the same time you honor a loved one, friend, colleague, or mentor or commemorate an…


Show your Shark Pride – Tag your Ride and receive a $25 Visa Card

Show your Shark pride! Switch to an NSU Shark Specialty Plate and we’ll give you a $25 Visa Gift card to cover the initial specialty plate fee. Visit the following link for more details: NSU license plate.  


Academics

2015 Applied Research on Substance Use & Health Disparities Annual Report now Available

NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is pleased to announce that the 2015 ARSH Annual Report has been completed and is available online at https://www.nova.edu/publications/arsh-annual-report-2015/index.html The report includes grants, the 2015 presentations and publications, a list of the numerous media interviews and contacts, as well as service…


Campaign Corner

Realizing Potential: Faculty & Staff Annual Giving Doubles in Two Years!

Thanks to our committed Shark family, NSU’s faculty and staff annual giving participation has DOUBLED in just two years! One factor included departments and colleges working directly with the Annual Fund team to promote the more than 200 gift designations from which all employees may choose. From the university-operated Broward…


Student Affairs

Henderson Student Counseling Services – Maximize your Academic Performance with this Important Resource

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,…


Show off Your Degree! “Leave Your Mark with the Shark”

Congratulations on your new degree. Celebrate your achievement and legacy at Nova Southeastern University. Honor the lasting memories that have shaped your college experience. This is your chance to leave your indelible mark on a personally engraved brick at the NSU Shark Fountain. Pick the exact spot for your brick,…


Community News

NSU Employees get Discount to Monster Jam Truck Show

NSU Employees can enjoy a night at BB&T Center and watch Monster Jam Truck Show! Purchase discounted ticket(s) to shows on the following show(s): Saturday, August 13 – 2:00 pm Saturday, August 13 – 7:00 pm Sunday, August 14 – 2:00 pm NSU employee tickets start as low as $16.50….


Recreation and Wellness

NSU Academic Diving Program Classes for Fall 2016

The NSU Academic Diving Program offers scuba training to students, faculty, staff and the general public at the prestigious Nova Southeastern University Aquatic Complex. The NSU Academic Diving Program are unlike others. They are taught in a world-class aquatic facility on campus. Its multiple offerings allow you to select a…


Prenatal Fitness and Yoga Classes offered at RecPlex

NSU’s Office of Recreation and Wellness are now offering Prenatal Fitness and Yoga Classes. For this four week long session, take the time to center, connect and focus on yourself and your baby. Yoga on Tuesdays, noon – 1:00 p.m. with Amy, Certified Yoga Instructor Fitness on Thursdays, noon –…


Staying Green

Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning Prevention

Source: Center for Disease Control When power outages occur after severe weather (such as winter storms, hurricanes or tornadoes), using alternative sources of power can cause carbon monoxide (CO) to build up in a home and poison the people and animals inside. Every year, at least 430 people die in…


Using Repellent Products to Protect against Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

Source: https://www.epa.gov Recent outbreaks of mosquito-borne viral illnesses in Puerto Rico and Hawaii have raised questions about how to protect against the mosquitoes that transmit dengue, Zika, and other viral diseases (Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti). Insect repellents registered by the EPA can be expected to repel these mosquitoes, provided the EPA-approved…


University School

Young Entrepreneurs Find Success at National Competition

Congratulations to the NSU University School Junior Achievement Alpha Essentials team who won 3rd place in the JA Company of the Year Category at Junior Achievement’s National Student Leadership Summit held in Washington D.C. Each team member, Andrew Hurowitz, Cole Becker, Alexis Bogomolni, Evan Gutkin, and Alexander Shuster, also won…


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

Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida

Not all mosquitoes are the same. Different mosquitoes spread different diseases and bite at different times of the day. Some mosquito species bite during the day, such as those mosquitoes that can spread chikungunya, dengue and Zika viruses. Other species of mosquitoes bite most often at dawn and dusk, including…


5 Surprising Facts About High Blood Pressure

Source:Center for Disease Control and Prevention What you don’t know about high blood pressure could hurt you. High blood pressure affects one in three Americans,1 yet many people with the condition don’t know they have it. Uncontrolled high blood pressure raises the risk for heart disease and stroke, which are…


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; Pamela Moran-Walcutt, D.O., board certified in family medicine; and Gary Hill, D.O., board certified…


NSU Alumni Spotlight

NSU Alumni Spotlight: FCE alumnus named the 2016-2017 Chair of the American Association of Community Colleges

George Knox, Ed.D. (’96) graduate of the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE) has been named the 2016-2017 American Association Of Community Colleges (AACC) Chair. George will succeed the 2015-2016 chair, FCE alumnus, Will Austin Ed.D. (‘00). The AACC is the primary advocacy organization for the nation’s community colleges….