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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…


Mark your calendar for The Qualitative Report 5th Annual Conference

The Division of Applied and Interdisciplinary Studies is pleased to announce that general registration for The Qualitative Report 5th Annual Conference is now open. TQR-5 will be held January 17 and 18, 2014 on the main campus of Nova Southeastern University.  This annual conference is affiliated with The Qualitative Report,…


Students from College of Pharmacy Taking Exams on iPads

The College of Pharmacy has adopted computer-based assessment. In September 2013, first-year (P1) students in both the Traditional and International Advanced Standing Programs began taking exams and quizzes on their iPad, instead of the traditional “paper-pencil” tests. For many, it’s almost impossible to imagine taking an exam without bubbling in…


SHSS Welcomes New Faculty Member

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean of NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) has announced the appointment of Evan Hoffman, Ph.D., to the faculty at SHSS. Hoffman has been appointed as an assistant professor in the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (DCAR). Hoffman holds a doctoral degree in Political…


Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Welcomes New Faculty Members

This fall, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences welcomes eight new faculty members, joining the college’s more than 140 full-time faculty members. Each brings to NSU noteworthy academic experience, both inside and outside of the classroom, in a variety of fields and interests. Last week, the names and biographies…


Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Welcomes New Faculty Members

This fall, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences welcomes eight new faculty members, joining the college’s more than 140 full-time faculty members. Each brings to NSU noteworthy academic experience, both inside and outside of the classroom, in a variety of fields and interests. Over the next two weeks, the…


Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Announces New Majors, Minors for 2013–2014

Beginning this fall, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will offer four new bachelor’s degree programs and three new undergraduate minor programs of study. To enroll in one of these programs listed below, contact NSU’s Undergraduate Academic Advising Center at (954) 262-7990.  B.S. in Anthropology The anthropology major focuses…


NSU Center Designated as World Health Organization Collaborating Center in Consumer Health Informatics

The Center for Consumer Health Informatics Research (CCHIR) at Nova Southeastern University has been designated by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a WHO Collaborating Center in Consumer Health Informatics. This represents the first such Collaborating Center designation by the WHO specific to consumer health informatics in the world. The…


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