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News and Upcoming Events

Get ready for NSU’s Fall Open House

NSU is pleased to host the Fall Open House on Saturday, October 8 at 8:30 a.m. in the Carl DeSantis building. Attendees can learn about NSU’s undergraduate and graduate degree programs, participate in academic and student life breakout sessions, mock classes, speak with financial aid and admission advisers, faculty members, and students. They will also have the…


NSU Veterans Resource Center to Host a Veteran’s Day Celebration

NSU Veterans Resource Center will host a Veteran’s Day Celebration on Friday, Nov. 11 from 2-3:30 p.m. at the University Center Flight Deck. This event is open to the public.


CAHSS invites you to follow the Department of Writing and Communication on Social Media

The Department of Writing and Communication (DWC) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is happy to announce that they are now on social media! Follow DWC on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@NSUdwc) for the latest news and events capturing NSU’s Writing and Communication faculty, staff and…


Get your Discounted tickets to Broward Center performances

Seats Starting at 37.00 Per Ticket No minimum ticket purchase required Enter your exclusive promo code: NOVEM Click here to order tickets In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues…


Auditions for National Anthem Singer

 Mark your calendar! Auditions will be held on Monday, November 14, 6:00-7:00 pm for the opportunity to sing the National Anthem at the Team 2020 Celebration, which will be held on January 19, 2017 in the Arena at the Don Taft University Center. We are looking for exceptional singers from…


NSU Honors Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Events for the South Florida Community

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) by celebrating and learning about Hispanic culture through a variety of activities, most of which are on the univeristy’s main campus in Davie-Ft. Lauderdale. Below are a few highlights of Hispanic Heritage Month. For a complete listing,…


NSU to Welcome Human Anatomy & Physiology Visiting Professors, Reception and Regional Conference in October

In October, NSU will not only welcome Human Anatomy & Physiology visiting professors to NSU, but also recognize Human A&P’s relationship to art and research. On Oct. 21, NSU will host a wine and cheese reception that will focus on connecting art and anatomy and explore Italian Renaissance artists. The…


NSU Students to receive Tickets to Miami Dolphins Home Games as Part of Expanded Partnership with the University

Nova Southeastern University has teamed up with the Miami Dolphins for a one-of-a-kind partnership, which allows current NSU students to attend all Miami Dolphins  home games for FREE. In addition to student access to Dolphins home games, this expanded partnership includes access to internships for students, career development panels, and…


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…


CAHSS Features the Play “Dog Sees God” Coming in October

The Department of Performing and Visual Arts (DPVA) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is delighted to invite you to attend a performance of the play, Dog Sees God. Come and be reunited with the Peanuts gang a few years in the future as they are…


Campaign Corner

Realizing Potential: Faculty Helping Faculty

Robert A. Uchin, D.D.S. is not only former dean of NSU’s College of Dental Medicine and current faculty member in the Department of Endodontics, he is also one of the college’s most ardent philanthropic supporters.  Dr. Uchin and his wife Marlene recently made a generous gift to establish the Dr….


Realizing Potential: The Levans Create Endowed Scholarship for NSU’s Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship

Susie and Alan B. Levan, longtime supporters of Nova Southeastern University (NSU), have once again shown their willingness to further the university’s mission and vision with their latest financial gift. The Levan’s latest gift will establish the “Susie and Alan B. Levan Endowed Scholarship Fund” that will help students in…


Student Affairs

2016 Undergraduate Education Abroad Fair!

The Office of International Affairs is pleased to announce the first Undergraduate Education Abroad Fair. This event will take place on Tuesday, October 4 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the spine area of the Don Taft University Center. All undergraduate students are invited to come and learn more…


Tools for Success Workshop Series

Tools for Success is a series of workshops designed to assist students in adapting to university life and ultimately achieving degree completion. They take place Tuesdays, from 12:10 – 12:50 p.m. at the Carl DeSantis Building, Knight Auditorium. Upcoming Workshops: October 4 Tips for Avoiding Plagiarism Eric D. Mason, Ph.D.,…


Be Aware of FAFSA Changes for 2017-18

On Sept. 14, 2015, President Obama announced significant changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) process that will impact millions of students. Starting with the 2017­–18 application cycle, the following changes will be put in place: Students will be able to submit a FAFSA earlier.  Students will be able to file…


Enterprise CarShare Case Competition

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 2:00–5:30 p.m. Carl DeSantis Building, Knight Auditorium Grand Prize: Two $1,000 Scholarships (1st and 2nd Place) Pitch a detailed business plan of how Enterprise Car Share  can be introduced at NSU. Prepare a 500 word essay of how you would implement and market the Enterprise CarShare…


Henderson Student Counseling Services – Mid-semester blues RELIEF 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,…


NSU Achievements

Halmos College Faculty, Students Study Climate Change During Badlands Expedition

Paul Baldauf, Ph.D., professor at NSU’s Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography, continues to study climate change across the Great Plains with new field research conducted this summer at the Badlands and Buffalo Gap National Grassland. NSU marine biology major Victoria Pecci assisted Baldauf in the expedition in southwestern…


CAHSS Faculty and Students Present InDesign Workshop for High School Students

Earlier this month, Megan Fitzgerald, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Writing and Communication in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), and two undergraduate students presented an all-day InDesign workshop for 15 high school students at American Heritage at its Boca/Delray Campus. The workshop taught students the…


Alvin Sherman Library

Realizing Potential: Sherman Library announces Opening of The Craig and Barbara Weiner Holocaust Reflection and Resource Room

Let us Never Forget! The Alvin Sherman Library is pleased to announce the opening of The Craig and Barbara Weiner Holocaust Reflection and Resource Room located on the 2nd Floor, Room 2005. The room has been a heartfelt vision of theirs for years. Craig and Barbara have always felt that…


Get in the know with the NSU Alvin Sherman Library Enews

Are you keeping up with your Library? Subscribe today and start receiving the NSU Alvin Sherman Library Enews—a monthly newsletter that highlights what’s new and noteworthy! From best-selling authors to live performances, stay up to date with happening each month you and your family can enjoy for FREE!


Athletics

Sharks Make Debut in NSCAA Top-25

For the first time this season, the Sharks have cracked the Top-25 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) poll, announced Tuesday afternoon. Just one week after receiving votes, the Sharks enter the rankings at No. 20 following three wins in a five-day span, including a pair of…


NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Banquet Tickets Now on Sale

Tickets for the NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Banquet, scheduled for Nov, 9, are now on sale. Tickets cost $60.00 for the general public and $40.00 for NSU faculty, staff, and students. Tickets must be purchased by Oct. 31. Please contact Kim Carbo at 954-262-8254 or email carbo@nova.edu for…


Sharks Baseball Players Shine In Summer Ball

After winning the 2016 NCAA Division II national championship, 11 Sharks from the national championship team shipped out all across the country to compete in their respective summer leagues. Four more Sharks that will don the blue and grey in 2017 also competed in summer leagues, including Jeremy Vasquez, who…


NSU Unveils 2016-17 Men’s Hoops Schedule

When Nova Southeastern’s 2016-17 men’s basketball schedule was released today, head coach Gary Tuell immediately sent a warning message to his Shark players:  “Bring your life jackets.  We’re swimming in deep water.” Besides the usual heavyweights that make the Sunshine State Conference one of the top leagues in NCAA Division…


NSU Research Spotlight

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 to host the Broward County Public Schools’ 2nd Annual College Fair

NSU will host the Broward County Public Schools’ 2nd Annual College Fair on Thursday, October 20 from 6-8 p.m. in the Don Taft University Center. Questions about college? BCPS has the answers. As the process of applying to and selecting a college becomes more and more competitive and complex, students…


Recreation and Wellness

Register for Intramural Softball

Have fun, compete, and make new memories. Join Intramural Softball. Registration is open from September 26–October 14, 2016 Playing Dates: October 24–December 2, 2016 Interested in other intramural sports? View the fall schedule at here For more information, contact Michael Birch at mbirch@nova.edu or (954) 262-7305.


Register for Intramural Volleyball

Have fun, compete, and make new memories. Join an intramural Tennis Registration is open from September 26–October 14, 2016 Playing Dates: October 24–November 17, 2016 Register now at www.imleagues.com. Interested in other intramural sports? View the fall schedule at here For more information, contact Michael Birch at mbirch@nova.edu or (954)…


Register for Intramural Tennis

Have fun, compete, and make new memories. Join an Intramural Tennis team. Registration is open from September 26–October 14, 2016 Playing Date: October 18, 2016 Register now at www.imleagues.com. Interested in other intramural sports? View the fall schedule at here For more information, contact Michael Birch at mbirch@nova.edu or (954)…


Pink Spin Ride, Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Support Breast Cancer Awareness with a fun Spin Ride on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at RecWell Multipurpose Room 2. Don’t forget to wear pink Sign up 30 minutes prior to class. FREE for students and members. For more information, please contact the Office of Recreation…


Mindful Eating Workshop with Nutritionist Marilyn Gordon

Join Marilyn Gordon, Ed.D., for eight total sessions starting September 26 through November 16. Learn about Nutrition, Yoga and Chakra exploration. Cost is $30 (Includes journal and Chakra bracelet). Space is limited. For NSU students only. Mondays, 3:30–5:00 p.m. RecWell Multipurpose Room 3 For more information, email wellness@nova.edu or call…


Free Freestyle and Backstroke Clinic – No Registration required

Clinics are oriented to fit everybody! From those who are non-swimmers to the advanced swimmer who has not had his/her stroke analyzed in a while. There is no need to sign up or register. Participants may come anytime during the time frame. The remaining clinic will be: Breaststroke and Butterfly Clinic October…


RecPlex hosts Log Rolling Drop In

Drop in at RecWell Leisure Pool and learn how to log roll and get exercise in a different way. Drop in hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00–5:00 p.m. For more information on NSU Aquatics Programs, visit www.nova.edu/nsuaquatics.    


Check out the Fall Scuba Crew Trips

This fall, join the Scuba Crew on the following trips: Saturday, October 1 Two Tank Boat Night Dive in Fort Lauderdale Dive Sites: 70-Foot Wreck and 30-Foot Reef Dive Open to Advanced Open Water Divers Sunday, October 2 One Tank Beach Dive Dive Site: Hollywood Boulders Off Perry Street Sunday,…


Swim Lessons for Children with NSU Recreation and Wellness

Just because the summer is ending, don’t forget about swimming! NSU Recreation and Wellness offers year-round swim lessons for children beginning tomorrow Sept. 27. Youth Group Lessons Youth group lessons will be taking place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings over the course of the session Session II: September 27 –…


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…


Nutrition Tips

Healthy Eating on the Go

Source: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov Today’s families are always busy, weekends are fully scheduled and game season is starting! During hectic days, families need energy to keep them going, but they often end up choosing more convenient foods that are high in fat, added sugar and calories. Introduce your family to the idea…


Staying Green

Using Water Efficiently

Source: EPA.gov The average American family uses more than 300 gallons of water per day at home. Roughly 70 percent of this use occurs indoors. Nationally, outdoor water use accounts for 30 percent of household use yet can be much higher in drier parts of the country. It takes a…


University School

Five NSU University School Students Qualify as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Congratulations to Avani Choudhary, Emma Duval, Rhys Murray, Cory Riegelhaupt, and Peri Shechtman who have been selected as Semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition to earn 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million….


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

Asuaje Called Up to Bigs by Padres

Former Nova Southeastern star Carlos Asuaje became the latest Shark to make the leap to the Major Leagues, receiving the call of a lifetime to join the San Diego Padres late Tuesday night. Asuaje landed in the Padres farm system as one of the key pieces sent in a deal…