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NSU Celebrates Employees at SharkFest 2019

NSU SharkFest was held on Friday, January 11, 2019 and it was a huge success! The NSU family enjoyed barbecue, food stations, music, and employees with anniversaries were recognized with pins and plaques. The winner of the Rick Case car lease for one year was Deborah Chanan from the NSU…


Join us at NSU Employee SharkFest this Friday

Please join your NSU Family for an afternoon of fun at the Employee Shark Fest on Friday, January 11, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Gold Circle Lake on NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus. Formerly known as Team 2020, the casual backyard barbecue gathering is back by popular…


Florida Power and Light Program Provides Significant Savings to Nova Southeastern University

  For many years, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has been participating in the Florida Power and Light Thermal Energy Storage (TES) Program. This program provides financial incentives for organizations to operate in an efficient manner, using every opportunity to reduce the use of electricity for daily operations. For NSU, participation…


NSU Career Development Host Pre Health Case Competition

NSU Career Development hosts roughly one to two case competitions per semester, giving the opportunity for students to compete to find solutions for real-life scenarios and grow experience in each designated field. This fall semester, NSU Career Development collaborated with faculty from the Halmos College of Natural Sciences & Oceanography…


2018 NSU Distinguished Alumni Award Winners

Nova Southeastern University salutes outstanding graduates at the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards ceremony, the highest and most prestigious honor that NSU bestows upon its graduates. The program recognizes alumni who have realized their potential around the world by demonstrating a record of distinguished service and extraordinary achievement in a particular…


Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Executive Vice President and Provost Ralph V. Rogers Jr., Ph.D., recently presented Linda Sobell, Ph.D., with the 8th 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 NSU’s mission to…


NSU Holds Vigil for Lives Lost at Tree of Life Synagogue

The tragedy that took place Saturday, Oct. 27 at a Pittsburgh synagogue, which resulted in eleven lives lost, devastated the entire nation. Monday, Oct. 29 the NSU community stood together in solidarity vigil to honor the lives lost at the Tree of Life Synagogue. To watch the news coverage of…


Vigil for Lives Lost at Tree of Life Synagogue, Today at 5 p.m.

Please join Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach and Chabad at NSU for solidarity vigil to honor the lives lost at the Tree of Life Synagogue. Open for all. Candles will be provided October 29, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. NSU Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus, Student Affairs Building Terrace


NSU Libraries Host 17th Annual Faculty Award Reception

The NSU Libraries recently hosted its 17th Annual Faculty Reception to show appreciation to the faculty for their contributions to NSU. Jim Hutchens, Vice President for Information Services and University Librarian, kicked-off the event which helps faculty from across all colleges to get to know each other. This year’s event…


NSU Featured as an Institution that Ensures World-Class Education

Nova Southeastern University was featured in Florida Trend as an institution that provides education that creates a workforce which will drive the economy. NSU educates students as young as Pre-K up to professional, including doctoral programs. Part of NSU’s 2020 goal is to increase its undergraduate enrollment from about 5,000 students to…


NBC6 Café on NSU Campus

Here’s a chance to show your Fins’ spirit on live television, grab coffee and breakfast, and show everyone why NSU Sharks are a force of nature. On Friday Sept. 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., NBC6 Café will be at the Flight Deck quad at NSU’s Davie/Fort Lauderdale campus…


A Chocolate Wake-Up Call: Inventive High Schoolers Market A New Ice Cream On Fort Lauderdale Beach

For most students, summer means taking a break from school work and relaxing by the water during lazy, hot days. But about 20 local high school students seeking to gain an edge opted to head back to the classroom to participate in Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Ice Cream Entrepreneurship Program, a creative writing…


NSU Moves Up to 191 in the U.S. News and World Report 2019 Best Colleges List

U.S. News & World Report ranked Nova Southeastern University (NSU) on its 2019 list of top 200 Best Colleges. NSU is ranked at number 191 among National Universities, up seven spots from the 2018 rankings. “NSU is thrilled to be recognized once again in U.S. News & World Report’s top…


NSU Hosts Reception to Celebrate Opening of New Medical School

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) recently held a reception to celebrate the opening of the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Allopathic Medicine (NSU MD) at Grande Oaks Golf Club in Davie.  More than 150 community leaders attended the event, which was hosted by the NSU Board of Trustees, NSU President…


NSU Unveils Redefined Brand Promise and New Campaign

A great brand promise tells an organization’s story in a compelling way. NSU’s brand promise must guide everything we are, and everything we do as an organization. It’s our culture—from students and parents, to art patrons, alumni, donors, and community partners. Following a year and a half of research and…


NSU Hosts White Coat Ceremony for First M.D. Class and 38th Entering D.O. Class

On Saturday, July 28, 2018, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) made history as it welcomed approximately 300 incoming medical students in the nation’s first combined White Coat Ceremony celebrating Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) and Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) candidates together. The Florida-based university is now one of only three in…


Novel Approach Studies Whale Shark Ages the Best Way – While They Are Swimming

  Already the world’s largest shark species, male whale sharks can swim around the ocean for up to 130 years, according to a recently published study by scientists at Nova Southeastern University‘s (NSU) Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI) and collaborators from the Maldives Whale Shark Research Programme. The research on…


College of Psychology Students Get Real World Experience at Marlins Park

A recent trip to Marlins Park provided a unique field experience for the six students in the College of Psychology’s elective Sports Psychology course. The course is taught by Associate Professor Robert Seifer, Ph.D., who also works as the sports psychologist for the Miami Marlins baseball team. “I don’t think this…


Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing Students Educate About Elder Abuse Awareness

An estimated five million older adults are abused, neglected, or exploited each year. BSN students in the Population Health Nursing course in the Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing presented a poster for Elder Abuse Awareness Day at Noble McArtor Senior Day Care Center. The clients were able to participate in the presentation by…


Six Student Athletes Earn Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Scholar Athlete Honors

The Nova Southeastern rowing team had six student-athletes in Ariel McAffrey, Marnie McLean, Victoria Poretti, Mikayla Shelton, Rayna Stuart and Lisette Villarreal receive Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) Scholar Athlete honors. The student-athletes earned the award after finishing their fall semester with a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher. Other requirements…


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