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Cancer Research Is Making a Difference at NSU

During the month of October, NSU shines a spotlight on our Cancer Research initiatives. Housed in the state-of-the-art Center for Collaborative Research, these four centers are providing pioneering research for the NSU community. The NSU AutoNation Institute for Breast and Solid Tumor Cancer Research is exploring new and innovative techniques…


Come Celebrate NSU’s Distinguished Alumni Honorees with Keynote Speaker, Co-Founder of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, Nov. 9

Join Nova Southeastern University and local community members on Thursday, November 9 to recognize and honor the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Honorees and enjoy a special evening of conversation with Keynote Speaker Jerry Greenfield. The event will be held in the Miniaci Performing Arts Center from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M….


Faculty Symposium: The Zika Virus- What We Should Know and Do

The Faculty Symposium will be held from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the Faculty Shark Club (Rosenthal Building). Thus far this year, 145 Zika cases have been reported in Florida, with 100 of those in South Florida. Zika, known to cause birth defects in babies whose mothers are infected with…


NSU Community Hurricane Relief Efforts

The Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement has coordinated the following opportunities for members of the NSU Community to become civically engaged in hurricane relief efforts. Please contact slce@nova.edu or 954-262-7195 for more information or to find ways to help support our NSU Community and our surrounding areas. Donations…


Homecoming and Alumni Week

Mark your calendar for Homecoming and Alumni week, November 4 – 11!  This year, the NSU Alumni Association will be hosting over 15 events around campus to welcome back alumni. Events will include campus tours, multiple college reunions and family orientated events. All alumni are invited to attend. For the…


Fall/Winter 2017 Dollar$ and $ense Newsletter Now Available

Enrollment and Student Services (ESS) has published the Fall/Winter 2017 issue of the Dollar$ and $ense student newsletter. This issue provides students with important information relating to the financial aid application process, scholarships, updates regarding federal and state financial aid, deadlines, and more. The newsletter is available on the NSU…


CAHSS Announces an Exciting 2017-2018 Season of the Arts

The Department of Performing and Visual Arts in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) has announced an exciting schedule for the 2017-2018 Season of the Arts. Some of the events require a ticket, while others are free. Tickets for students (with ID cards), and NSU faculty, and…


NSU 2017 Flu Vaccine Schedule

  It is that time of year again!  The Office of Human Resources is pleased to collaborate with the NSU Pharmacy and ICUBA to provide free seasonal flu shots to employees.  This year there are four convenient options for employees to get their flu shots.  You do not have to…


NSU’s Multicultural Fair: We are All the Same on the Inside

Once again, the College of Health Care Sciences, the HPD Multicultural Committee, and the Office of International Student affairs are sponsoring and hosting the “Multicultural Fair” on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 from 11:30 am-1:30 pm outside the HPD Terry Building Clocktower Courtyard.  Free food and giveaways from local vendors and…


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…


Don’t Forget: NSU’s Title IX Training: Preventing Discrimination and Harassment

Recently, 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 of the FY18…


CAHSS to Host series on Applying to Law School

NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) will host a series of free workshops designed to provide tips on preparing for law school. The workshops will take place on October 24, and 31 in Parker, room 338, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. All students are welcome. The sessions…


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 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…


Pride Bites

Pride Bite: U.S. News & World Report Ranks NSU Within Their 2018 Top 200 Best Colleges

U.S. News & World Report ranked Nova Southeastern University (NSU) within their 2018 list of top 200 “Best Colleges.”  NSU is officially ranked at number 198 for National Universities (up 16 spots). This is the second time this year that the university was ranked by U.S. News and World Report….


Student Affairs

Weekend Programming by the Department of Special Events and Projects

The Department of Special Events and Projects will host a month full of events every weekend collaborating with several organizations and departments that you may not want to miss. Saturday, October 21, 2017 Game of Thrones: Trivia Don Taft University Center, Pit | Noon Prizes for winners! Friday, October 27, 2017 Zombie Tag…


Service in The City

Join the Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement for weekday service opportunities with HOPE South Florida, serving the homeless of Broward County. October 24, 2017 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. November 14, 2017 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Transportation will be provided to and from each event. Meet at the NSU Shark Fountain…


Career Bytes: October

Internship Workshop for Computing and Engineering Students Are you a computing or engineering student who is looking for an internship? Please come attend this great workshop where you will learn the skills needed to find an internship. Click here to join. HACU (Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities) Internship Information…


Gloyo at the RecPlex

Join Recwell as they host Gloyo. During this glow in the dark yoga event, attendees can use paint and glow sticks provided and have a unique experience. Tanks will be given to all attendees.  Cost: $5 for students/RecPlex members and $15 for guests – sign up at the RecPlex front desk…


No Shave November Wellness Bash

Join us November 1, 2017 in the Don Taft University Center Spine from Noon to 1:00 p.m. for the. This event promotes awareness for prostate cancer and men’s health. Men are encouraged to grow out their beards throughout the month of November, then at the end of the month we will crown…


Nominations For The 20th Annual Student Life Achievement Award

Nominations for the 20th Annual Student Life Achievement Awards, affectionately known as the STUEY’s, are now open. All NSU students, faculty, and staff members are invited to nominate candidates of their choice for recognition. Click here for more information about making your nominations. Nominations are going to be accepted from Monday,…


Tutoring Center Now Offering Economics Tutoring

The Tutoring and Testing Center is now offering tutoring for ECN 2020 and ECN 2025. For more information or to make an appointment, contact (954) 262-8350 or visit our office at the Student Affairs Building, 2nd Floor, or go to nova.edu/tutoring-testing/.  You can also follow the Tutoring and Testing Center on Twitter @NSUTTCenter….


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 http://nova.edu/tutoring-testing


Write Bytes Workshop Series 2017

Learn strategies for articulating complex technical concepts into simple language the average business person can understand and value. October 25, Noon–1:00 p.m. Writing Clearly for Technical and Non-Technical Audiences Professionals often have to explain technical issues in accessible language to non-specialists. Find out strategies you can use to make sure…


Henderson Student Counseling Center for NSU Students

Henderson Student Counseling Services 3440 S. University Dr. (in University Park Plaza) Davie, FL 33328 (954) 424-6911 (954) 424-6915 www.hendersonbh.org/studentcounseling Office hours will be as follows: Monday               8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday               8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday        8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thursday             8:30 a.m. – 6:00…


Alvin Sherman Library

Circle of Friends to host “Mystery in the Library”

Join the Circle of Friends on Saturday, November 11 for a night of magic, mystery and laughs as they host their 2nd annual “Mystery in the Library” event to help raise money for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library.  It’s going to be an abracadabra disaster and they’ll need your help…


Night OWL Study Hours at the HPD Library

Hello Students! You asked for it and Night Owl Study has returned. It’s safe and only for NSU students (so bring your ID). So, if you need to study late, come by the HPD Assembly II Study Center after midnight for a quiet space! Hours: Sunday – Thursday: Midnight –…


24th Semi-Annual Used Book Sale! Thousands of Books at Low Prices!

The Used Book Sale will be open to the NSU community as well as the general public on: Wednesday, Oct. 25 – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Presale will open to NSU faculty, staff and Circle of Friends only. Thursday, Oct. 26 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27 – 10…


Free Access to Lynda.com at the Alvin Sherman Library

The NSU Alvin Sherman Library is now proud to provide 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…


Athletics

Time is Running Out to Purchase Your NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Banquet Tickets

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


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

Dimensions Dance Theatre of Miami & NSU proudly presents:”The Pointe of Pas de Deux: A Dance Dialogue”

NSU welcomes South Florida’s newest critically acclaimed ballet company, Dimensions Dance Theatre of Miami, on Sunday, November 12, 2017  at 2 pm on a journey inside the intricacies of ballet’s most intimate, challenging, and complex component – the pas de deux. Dimensions Dance Theatre of Miami is a brand new…


Broward County Out of the Darkness Community Walk in November

Join the NSU and South Florida community in raising suicide awareness through participating in the annual Broward County Out of the Darkness Community Walk on Sunday, November 13 on the NSU Fort Lauderdale/ Davie campus. The walk is co-sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Awareness and Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. Registration…


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…


Regional Campuses

Library Introduction Workshop at Palm Beach Campus

Learn how to use the library’s resources and services to become a more efficient researcher. Whether you’re a new or returning student, there are always time-saving tips and new databases to discover! When  Saturday, October 28 — 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Where  Palm Beach Campus Specifically, this workshop at NSU’s…


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…