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Women’s Basketball Wins Third Straight South Region Championship

Go Sharks! For the third straight season, the Nova Southeastern University women’s basketball team has claimed the South Region championship and will advance to the NCAA Elite Eight, beginning next week in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, as they defeated Union on their home floor Monday night, 67-62. A back-and-forth first…


Robotics Team at NSU’s University School WINS the Florida State Championship and Heads to World Championship!

The University School Robotics Team is currently ranked as the NUMBER ONE Robotics Team in the state of Florida! The hundreds of hours devoted by the team members to create their award winning robots have resulted in students who excel in the areas of design, electrical engineering, and coding while…


Women’s Swimming and Diving Team Crowned SSC Champions

For the first time since 2012, the Nova Southeastern University women’s swimming and diving team claimed the 2015 Sunshine State Conference Championship, dominating the competition with 853.5 points, 93 points ahead of second-place finisher Florida Southern. In a valiant effort that came down to the final three events of the…


3rd Annual Seussfest at the Alvin Sherman Library

Mark your calendars for the library’s 3rd Annual Seussfest on Sunday, March 1, 2015 to celebrate the life, birthday, and works of Dr. Seuss. There will be storytellers, magicians, your favorite Seussian characters, performances, a petting zoo, face-painters, and more. Free books for the first 1,500 children! SeussFest! is funded…


Community Foundation of Broward, AutoNation and the Royal Dames Partner to Support Cancer Research at NSU

(Photo caption – L to R): Appu Rathinavelu, Ph.D., executive director of NSU’s Rumbaugh-Goodwin Institute for Cancer Research; Alice Jackson, representing AutoNation and honoree at the 2014 Royal Dames Tiara Ball; Carol Harrison, member of Royal Dames; Sheri Brown, vice president of grants and initiatives, Community Foundation of Broward; Jacqueline…


NSU Recognizes National Wear Red Day 2015

Go RED for Women! NSU students, faculty and staff helped raise awareness about women and heart disease on National Wear Red Day by carrying RED balloons and hearts, rocking RED shoes, dresses, slacks, scarves, socks, shirts/blouses, ties, sweaters and even hats! According to the American Heart Association, one in three…


17th Annual Celebration of Excellence Recognizes Committment and Dedication

NSU recently hosted the 17th Annual Celebration of Excellence (COE), during which President George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., presented the President’s Excellence in Community Service Award to Judy and Barry Silverman.Through this award, NSU proclaims its pride in the accomplishments and personal dedication of its constituents (alumni, community leaders, faculty,…


The Holiday Season – A Perfect time to Reflect

The holidays are rapidly approaching. As 2014 comes to an end, I encourage everyone to take a moment and think about all we have accomplished this year—individually and collectively. I am proud and thankful for all we have achieved during our 50th anniversary year. As we leave for winter break,…


NSU Presents Distinguished Alumni Awards 2014

NSU saluted 17 outstanding graduates at the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards reception that was held on Nov. 13, 2014. The Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award is the highest and most prestigious honor that NSU bestows upon its graduates. The program recognized alumni who are changing lives and changing the world by…


Entrepreneur Hall of Fame Members’ Reunion

(Photo caption: Front Row (left to right): Armando Leighton, Jr., Founder & CEO, CRS Jet Spares; Jack E. Abdo, Vice Chairman of the Board Executive Committee, BBX Capital Corporation; H. Wayne Huizenga, Chairman & CEO, Huizenga Holdings; Joseph C. Amaturo, Amaturo Group, Ltd.; Thomas J. Miller, CEO, Miller Construction Company;…


NSU Honors Donors at its Fourth Annual Fellows Society Induction Ceremony

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) celebrated its Fourth Annual Fellows Society Induction Ceremony on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Carl DeSantis Building on main campus. The Fellows Society is a group of more than 500 individuals, corporations and organizations who have made cumulative gifts of $50,000 or more to support…


NSU Athletics Inducts Five New Members into the NSU Hall of Fame

The Nova Southeastern University Athletic Department inducted five new members into the NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Wednesday, Nov. 12 during a gala ceremony at the NSU Arena in the Don Taft University Center. The event honored one of the most talented classes in the hall’s history. Headlining the banquet…


NSU to Recognize Distinguished Alumni

NSU will salute 17 outstanding graduates at the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards reception to be held Nov. 13. The Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award is the highest and most prestigious honor that NSU bestows upon its graduates. The program recognizes alumni who are changing lives and changing the world by demonstrating…


Join us for NSU’s Homecoming Celebration—“Home Sweet Home”

This is an exciting time for NSU as the university celebrates its 50th Anniversary. Homecoming will begin this Saturday, November 8 with the Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions at 8:00 a.m. and the Homecoming Kick-Off Celebration from noon to 4:00 p.m. Kick-Off will include a zip line, food trucks, entertainment,…


Alvin Sherman Library Hosts the 13th Annual Faculty Reception

NSU faculty members recently celebrated the start of the 2014-2015 academic year by attending the 13th Annual Faculty Reception, held in the Second Floor Gallery of NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. The October 15 reception was a chance to mingle with colleagues from throughout the university, while being treated to delicious…


Palm Beach Regional Campus celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month in Style

Nova Southeastern University’s Palm Beach Regional Campus recently celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a potluck luncheon, dancing, and education! The month long celebration was hosted by the Student Government Association. Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15 to October 15. During this month we recognize the histories, cultures and…


Get Ready for NSU’s Annual Shark Shuffle

NSU’s Annual Shark Shuffle 5K Run and Walk will take place on Sunday, Oct. 12. Designed to promote health and wellness among the NSU community, the Shark Shuffle is open to everyone -faculty, staff, students, and community – regardless of your level of ability. Shark Shuffle Details: Location Head to…


NSU Opens its New Regional Campus in Puerto Rico

NSU reconfirmed its commitment to Puerto Rico with the grand opening of a new regional campus in San Juan. The campus represents an expansion of offerings at NSU and also provides increased opportunities for students university-wide. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held at the campus on Thursday, August 28 to…


The Indigo Room or Is Memory Water Soluble Art Exhibition, Currently on View at the MOA

Currently On View This installation from the heart and hands of Edouard Duval-Carrié, with the assistance of students from the Dillard Center for the Arts, bespeaks the artist’s ineradicable connection to the island of his birth. Knowledgeable about Vodou since childhood, Duval-Carrié incorporates the religion’s theatrical sacred personages as players…


WGCA Honors Three Women’s Golfers as NCAA Scholar All-Americans

Three Nova Southeastern women’s golfers were recognized as NCAA All-American Scholars by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association, as announced on Wednesday, July 16. Senior Rachel Lewis (Cardiff, Wales) and freshmen Alejandra Velasco (Jalisco, Mexico) and Katrina Wang (Shenzhen, China) were honored among a total of 664 golfers from Divisions I,…


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