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Nova Southeastern University
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Community News

Learn About Potential Pros, Cons of Personal Genomics at Faculty Lecture, Nov. 14

The practice of personal genomic testing has received plenty of press. But, what are the pros and cons for those electing to have their DNA analyzed? The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will host a discussion on this topic as part of its Faculty Lecture Series. “Personal Genomics: Good,…


Novapool Dance Performance Set to Make Second Splash at NSU, Nov. 22

Novapool, a special dance project combining live stage and virtual performances, returns to campus as part of the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Performance Series. The presentation features students performing simultaneously at NSU and across the pond at Liverpool John Moores University in England. Novapool: Dancing on the Internet…


Fifth Issue of Quadrivium Online Journal to be Published, Nov. 1

Join the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences for the launch of the latest issue of Quadrivium, an online journal of analytical and creative works by college faculty members and graduate students. Quadrivium Issue 5 Launch Friday, Nov. 1 Noon–1:00 p.m. Alvin Sherman Library | Second Floor Gallery Quadrivium’s fifth…


NSU Arena Hosts Annual FFMA Operations Seminar

The NSU Arena recently hosted this year’s Florida Facility Managers Association (FFMA) Operations Seminar, which was attended by  more than 80 arena professionals from around the state. Topics included Emergency Preparedness, Sustainability and Achieving Five Star Customer Service.  Attendees also enjoyed a campus tour while on site. According to Melissa…


NSU Provides Various Free Services for Veterans and Family Members

NSU’s Center for Veterans’ Assistance aids returning veterans and their families, with obtaining needed services on campus and in the community to help them transition successfully into civilian life. With funding from United Way of Broward County, all active duty service members, veterans and their family members are eligible for…


Register for NSU’s Office of Human Resources Lunch and Learn Series, Dec. 12

Led by author, psychologist, and educator Gay Lynn Grigas, M.A. Psy., the Trigger-Proof Your Way to Success will focus on solutions to common workplace problems. Presented as easy-to-use “tools,” each seminar will provide strategies showing you how to change your responses to workplace “triggers.” Offered as part of the “Workplace…


Managing Cognitive Decline in the Chronically Ill: An Inter-Professional Approach, Nov. 1

Nova Southeastern University will host a seminar that examines how legal, medical, and psychological professionals can assist their clients and patients who suffer from chronic illnesses and as a result, have needs that involve multiple professionals. The seminar will take place Friday, Nov. 1 at NSU’s Lifelong Learning Institute –…


GSCIS to Host Second Annual IT Palooza, Dec. 12

Mark your calendar! The Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) will host the 2nd Annual IT Palooza event on Dec. 12, 2013 from 2:00 – 10:00 pm in the Carl DeSantis Building on NSU’s main campus. This all-day event will consist of over 1,500 IT professionals, over 50…


High Achievers Drawn to NSU

Enrollment and Student Services (ESS) Offices of Undergraduate Recruitment and Admissions recently held an Outstanding Student Reception and Dinner in the Don Taft University Center.  Selected for their impressive achievements in high school grade point average and test scores on national (SAT and ACT) exams, prospective students and family members…


Reveal Your Revelations— Last Day Apply to Speak at TEDxNSU 2014, Dec. 13

Have you experienced an event or milestone that changed your perspective on life? Has a revelation impacted you personally or professionally? If you’re nodding your head, it’s time to speak up! Share your story at TEDxNSU, hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences. Modeled after the TED Talks,…


Find a New Favorite at NSU Library’s Used Book, CD & DVD Sale, Ends Nov. 2

Deals on pre-owned textbooks, fiction and nonfiction hardcover and paperbacks, children’s books, CDs, DVDs, and video cassettes will be available at the 18th Semi-Annual Used Book Sale, hosted at NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. Come find a new favorite, with prices to satisfy any budget. Remember, the sale only happens twice…


NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences to host Presentation on Technology & Innovation, Dec. 13

NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) will welcome NSU alumnus C.S. Park, D.B.A., on Friday, Dec. 13 at 9:30 a.m. in the Carl DeSantis Building, room 3035. During his presentation, “Technology and Innovation for Growth,” Park will discuss various issues facing companies and countries today as the…


Hundreds Participate in 2013 NSU’s Shark Shuffle

NSU’s annual Shark Shuffle was again, a tremendous success with just over 700 people contributing to this cause as walkers, runners, and volunteers. In addition to promoting health and wellness among the NSU community, the Shark Shuffle also provides opportunities for students completing the 5K to participate in a raffle…


“Hélène Berr, A Stolen Life” Exhibit and Lecture at the Alvin Sherman Library, Oct. 29

“Hélène Berr, A Stolen Life” exhibit was designed, created, and circulated by Mémorial de La Shoah, Paris France and made possible through the generous support of SNCF. The NSU Alvin Sherman Library invites you to join us for a special evening with lecture and kosher reception Tuesday, Oct. 29,  beginning…


Learn How to Land Summer Biology and Medical Internship, Oct. 30

Do you want to land a biology-based internship this summer but are afraid of the application process? Have no fear—a free information session is here! The Trick to the Treat of a Summer Internship Wednesday, Oct. 30 Noon–1:00 p.m. James and Nan Farquhar Second Floor Lounge | Don Taft University…


Dinners with the Dean Continue to Attract New Students

Three Dinner with the Dean events were held in October for prospective undergraduate students and family members to mingle with university leadership, faculty, and Undergraduate Admissions staff and learn about degree programs and scholarships available to incoming students.  Hosted by Enrollment and Student Services Vice President Stephanie G. Brown, Ed.D.,…


NSU Multimedia Conference drew about 140 Attendees

About 140 people from NSU, local community colleges, and area high schools attended the NSU Multimedia Conference on Saturday, October 12 at the university’s main campus in Davie, Fl. The conference was co-sponsored by the NSU Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences and the office of Student Media. Participants attended…


NSU Optometry Students Conduct Teddy Bear Clinic

Recently at NSU’s Day for Children, 5,000 children and their families learned about health and health care services and accessed screenings and community agencies and had a lot of fun. Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital at Memorial Healthcare Systems set up a ‘teddy bear clinic.’  Children received their own brand-new free teddy bear ‘patient’, then…


Earth Day Celebration 2014, April 26

Earth Day 2014 will be take place on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. around NSU Gold Circle Lake. The celebration will include an Arbor Day tree planting; activities for kids; live entertainment and DJ; and motivational speakers. The event is open to NSU community and public. This is collaboration between several NSU…


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