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Far Out! NSU Student, Faculty Developing Web App for Galaxy Classifications

Attention aspiring astronomers: A group of NSU researchers are developing a Web application that enables you create your own galaxy classifications. “Galaxy Classification Lab” is the product of ongoing research by biology major Chau Phung and Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences faculty members Stefan Kautsch, Ph.D., assistant professor; Michael…


NSU Researchers Participate in “Academic Speed Dating” Event to Encourage Collaboration

NSU’s Office of Research and Technology Transfer held its first “Academic Speed Dating” event as part of its Research Collaboration Initiative developed at the request of Ralph Rogers, Ph.D., provost and executive vice president of academic affairs in line with NSU’s core value of scholarship/research. Twenty NSU faculty researchers participated…


NSU Granted Provisional Accreditation for Florida’s Only Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy Program

NSU’s Bachelor of Science degree program in Respiratory Therapy (BSRT) – the first such program offering in the state – has been granted provisional accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Therapy (CoARC). “Nova Southeastern University is committed to not only providing health care practitioners with the skills they…


FAFSA for 2014-2015 Financial Aid Now Available, Deadline April 15

Students who have not yet completed the 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are encouraged to do so at www.fafsa.gov. The earlier students complete the FAFSA, the better chance they have of receiving the maximum amount of aid for which they may be eligible. 2013 income tax returns…


Fischler School Graduate Admissions Day, July 26

The Abraham S. Fischler School of Education is hosting Graduate Admissions Day on Saturday, July 26,  from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m on NSU’s main campus, Carl DeSantis Building, 3rd floor. For more information, please visit www.FischlerSchool.nova.edu/Admissionsday or call 1-888-486-1527.  


Qualitative Reports 6th Annual Conference – Call for Submissions

The Division of Applied Interdisciplinary Studies is pleased to announce that calls for submissions for The Qualitative Reports 6th Annual Conference is now open. TQR2015 will be held January 9 and 10, 2015 on the main campus of Nova Southeastern University.  This annual conference is affiliated with The Qualitative Report,…


Support 2020 Legacy Scholarships Fund, Ends March 31

Support our students by donating money to the 2020 Legacy Scholarship fund. For every dollar raised at or above $250 to an NSU student organization, the university will match the mount up to a maximum of $2,500. Click here to take a look at our past scholarship recipients. Visit https://www.nova.edu/giving/2020LegacyScholars/…


NSU to Sponsor Statewide Writing, Essay & Artwork Contest with the Holocaust Learning and Education Fund, Inc.

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is pleased to announce that it is joining forces with the Holocaust Learning and Education Fund, Inc. to sponsor a statewide essay, artwork and documentary contest focusing on Holocaust education.  Each student participant will be asked to submit artwork, a documentary or word description of their…


NSU Medical School Welcomes New Faculty and Staff Members

NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine recently added four faculty and staff members to the Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine, the Department of Internal Medicine, and the programs of Interprofessional Primary Care Education and public health, respectively. James Blount, B.A., joined the Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine in February as program administrator. Blount…


Interested in attending Law School? Find out more at these upcoming seminars, March 21

              NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center will be conducting the following seminars designed to provide prospective law students information and advice on preparing the J.D. application for admission and financing law study. These seminars will be conducted by William D. Perez, NSU Law’s Assistant…


Nova Southeastern University to Build $80 Million Research Facility

On Thursday, Feb. 13, NSU broke ground on a revolutionary Center for Collaborative Research (CCR) that will house one of Florida’s largest wet labs, the NSU Technology Incubator and some of the world’s most accomplished researchers. “This new multidisciplinary center will provide our world-class team of researchers with the tools…


Dental Research Study Seeking Participants

If you are 18 years old or older with no major medical problems, you may qualify for teeth whitening studies conducted by the NSU College of Dental Medicine. Call 954-245-1284 to schedule an appointment and obtain additional details. After your first visit, you will receive financial compensation and will be…


Apply for Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program; Deadline March 3

NSU’s Graduate Business Student Association (GBSA) recently welcomed Ted Stratton, executive director of the Gubernatorial Fellows Program, who presented information about the prestigious fellowship. The Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program was created from the belief that the best way to ensure Florida’s greatness is to actively educate and cultivate its future…


NSU College of Pharmacy Welcomes New Associate Dean of Professional Programs

Robert McGory, M.S., Pharm.D., recently joined NSU’s College of Pharmacy as associate dean of professional programs. He brings his rich and varied history as a practicing pharmacist, an educator, a researcher and an administrator. McGory initially trained as a microbiologist receiving a bachelor of science degree from Cornell University. He…


Autism Speaks Awards NSU Scholarship to Help College Students with Autism

Right now, there are students across America who believe attending college is something beyond their grasp. These students, who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD,) might think that the assistance they’ve received through high school ends with their graduation. But that doesn’t have to be the case at…


Medical School Welcomes New Faculty Member

Angela Garcia, Pharm.D., M.P.H., CPh, joined the faculty of NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine this January as an associate professor in the Master of Public Health Program, where one of her primary responsibilities will be to oversee the required field experiences. Garcia, who previously served as a faculty member in…


Raymond Ownby, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., Receives Prestigious NSU Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla.- Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., recently presented Raymond Ownby, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., with the 3rd Annual Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award. The purpose of the award is to recognize a faculty member who has demonstrated significant achievement in support of…


Matrix Online Math Column Returns with New Topic, Problem-Solving Contest

A new issue of Matrix math column has arrived. Created by faculty in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Math, Science, and Technology, Matrix aims to show how math can apply to various disciplines, general life situations, and even humor. The eighth edition of Matrix explores the…


Become a Cut Above the Rest: Apply for Summer Biology Internship

Undergraduate biology majors interested in advancing their knowledge and study of science are encouraged to apply for the Summer 2014 Biology Student Internship Program. This competitive program includes hands-on internships that grant juniors and seniors opportunities to assist surgeons and conduct research over the course of six weeks. Three internships…


NSU’s Oceanographic Center Researchers Continue to Study and Protect Marine Life

NSU’s Oceanographic Center was recently awarded part of a $400,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to help fund a project in conjunction with Florida Atlantic University’s SeTech facility. Richard Spieler, Ph.D., a professor and director of Academic Programs at NSU’s Oceanographic Center, will be studying the effect electromagnetic…


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