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SHSS Welcomes New Faculty Member

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., Dean of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) has announced the appointment of Christine Ajayi, Ph.D., to the faculty at SHSS. Ajayi has been appointed as an Assistant Professor of Family Therapy in the Department Family Therapy (DFT). She has also been named the…


SHSS Welcomes New Faculty Member

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) has announced the appointment of new faculty member Robin Cooper, Ph.D. Cooper will serve as Assistant Professor of Conflict Resolution and Ethnic Studies in the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (DCAR). She received her master’s…


SHSS Welcomes new Associate Professor of Conflict Resolution & Sociology

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), has announced the appointment of new faculty member Claire Michele Rice, Ph.D. Rice’s new role will be Associate Professor of Conflict Resolution and Sociology in the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (DCAR). She holds a…


Learn how to Capitalize on an Internship in Washington, D.C., Info Session, Oct. 26

You don’t have to run for office to spend time in the nation’s capital. Learn how to secure an internship in Washington, D.C., by attending an information session on The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences’ Office of the Dean….


October Faculty Symposium discusses Teaching Pop Culture, Oct. 4

The next Faculty Symposium will be held on Thursday, Oct. 4, 4:30-6:30 pm in the Faculty Shark Club. The topic is, “Teaching Popular Culture for Fun and Publication,” with speakers Michael Richmond, professor at the Shepard Broad Law Center and Lynn Wolf, Ph.D., associate professor at Farquhar College of Arts…


See Your Creativity in Print—Submit Work to Digressions

If you like to write, draw, paint, or take photographs, why not share your work with the NSU community? Digressions, the student-run literary magazine sponsored by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Humanities, is accepting submissions for its 2013 issue. Submit Your Work to Digressions Oct. 15–Dec….


Upcoming Talk to Discuss EPA Policies Concerning Climate Change, Oct. 5

The next presentation in the Climate-Sustainability Lecture Series, hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, will examine the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ongoing role in enforcing policies relating to pollution control and climate change. Climate-Sustainability Lecture Series “EPA Enforcement: Can It Meet the Challenges of Climate Change?”…


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Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Welcomes New Faculty

This Fall, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences welcomes 20 new faculty members each having experience, both inside and outside of the classroom, in a variety of fields and interests. The new faculty members are as follows: Stephen Andon, Ph.D., assistant professor | Division of Humanities Stephen Andon received…


Huizenga Business School Announces Unique New M.B.A. Program in Sport Revenue Generation

The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship announces a new Master’s of Business Administration program in Sport Revenue Generation, a program unique to Nova Southeastern University. The generation of revenue is important in all areas of sports, and the program’s curriculum will groom students for this challenge and…


Faculty Symposium, Sept. 6

The next Faculty Symposium will be held on Thursday, Sept. 6, 4:30-6 pm in the Faculty Shark Club (Rosenthal Building). RSVP to specialevents@nova.edu or call 954-262-2105 by Aug. 31. Topic for discussion is “Managing Sleep and Stress, Essentials for Life and Daily Life Hassles.” Guest speakers are Ana I. Fins,…


Call for Nominations: Provost’s Research & Scholarship Award, Deadline Sept. 21

Provost Frank De Piano is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award, to be presented at the annual External Funding Recognition Reception at Grande Oaks Golf Club on October 23, 2012. The purpose of the award is to recognize an NSU faculty member…


Heading to Law School? Register to Take LSAT at NSU

NSU students can now register to complete the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) on campus. The university serves as a testing site for the exam, proctored inside of the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences’ Office of Academic Services. Students who want to take the LSAT at NSU are encouraged…


Huizenga Business School to Offer MBA Classes in Fort Myers, Fall 2012

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is proud to announce that graduate-level business classes will be available in Fort Myers through the university’s H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship. A new Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in Management cohort is scheduled to begin late September (fall term) 2012. The classes…


NSU Medical School Launches Art Observation Program for Student Doctors

What do doctors and art lovers have in common? Both spend a lot of time observing fine details. Through observation, an art enthusiast can truly appreciate a painting or sculpture, while a doctor can better diagnose a patient. Using this theory, Nova Southeastern University’s  College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM), recently…


Join Summer Reading Program for Chance to Meet Author Jamaica Kincaid

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences invites new undergraduate students of all majors to apply to the college’s First-Year Reading Program. This year, participants will be reading the novel Annie John in anticipation of author Jamaica Kincaid’s visit to NSU at Convocation on Tuesday, Sept. 4. Annie John details the…


Recipients announced for PFRDG & Quality of Life Awards

The 13th Annual President’s Faculty Research and Development Grant (PFRDG) and 10th Annual Quality of Life awards ceremony and reception were held in the Don Taft University Center on May 23. President George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., announced 37 research projects that received PFRDG awards of up to $10,000 each…


Join Fellow Colleagues at the Quality of Life Council Meeting, June 12

The Quality of Life Council cordially invites any interested NSU faculty, staff and/or students to join us for the next Quality of Life Council meeting, which will take place on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 from 8:30am to 11:00am. The meeting will be held in the President’s Dining Room of the Horvitz Administration Building on NSU’s main campus…


CPS Offers NCATE Accredited Programs

The Center for Psychological Studies’ M.S. in School Counseling and the Psy.S. in School Psychology programs for practitioners in P-12 schools, were both granted accreditation by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). NCATE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education…


View Latest Issue of Quadrivium—Online Journal Features Faculty Scholarship, Art

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences has published Issue 4 of Quadrivium. The online journal showcases analytical and creative works by college faculty members and graduate students. The term “quadrivium” refers to the four arts and sciences studied in the Middle Ages. The college has its own Quadrivium with…


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