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Phi Delta Chi Professional Pharmacy Fraternity Volunteers at Feeding South Florida

On October 24, 2015 members and pledges of NSU College of Pharmacy’s Phi Delta Chi professional pharmacy fraternity volunteered and supported a Feeding South Florida Sort-a-Thon at the organization’s main warehouse in Pembroke Park (Broward County). The students helped Feeding South Florida by inspecting packages of food, sorting and repackaging…


Phi Delta Chi in Project Down Town

On October 17, 2015, the Beta Lambda chapter of NSU College of Pharmacy’s Phi Delta Chi professional pharmacy fraternity contributed to Project Down Town at Stranahan Park in Fort Lauderdale. The Phi Delta Chi Brothers and Pledges volunteered by preparing and distributing homemade food to those who are less fortunate….


NSU hosts Broward County School Board College Fair

Broward County Public Schools and BRACE (Broward Advisors for Continuing Education) hosted the inaugural county-wide College Fair on NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus on Tuesday, October 20. Approximately 4,000 local residents attended the event which featured recruiters from 150 colleges including NSU. In addition to having the opportunity to meet representatives…


Help SAAC and Make-A-Wish at Firehouse Subs, Oct. 12

The Nova Southeastern University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and Firehouse Subs in the Fountains Plaza have partnered up to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. On Oct. 12 from 4-9 p.m., Firehouse Subs will donate 20% of sales to SAAC’s Make-A-Wish annual drive for all customers who bring in a SAAC-distributed…


NSU College of Pharmacy Provides Free Flu Shots to Community

NSU’s College of Pharmacy has begun its annual campus-wide campaign to immunize students and employees against influenza (flu). Students from NSU’s American Pharmacy Association and the National Community Pharmacists Association student chapters helped educate patients about immunizations during a kickoff event on September 30 at which more than 100 employees…


Team NSU for the Baudhuin Preschool- Autism Speaks Walk, Sept. 26

Statistics show that one in 68 children are affected by autism. The Baudhuin School at the Mailman Segal Center has been providing services for children on the autism spectrum and their families for more than two decades. NSU students, staff, and faculty are invited to join Team NSU for the…


NSU to host Annual A Day for Children Health Fair

NSU will once again welcome families to its annual “A Day for Children” health fair, scheduled for this fall.  Children ages 15 years and younger (including infants and toddlers), along with their families, are invited to attend this year’s event, which is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m, Sunday,…


NSU’s Science Alive and Sherman Library Team up to Bring Science to Life for Children

This summer, NSU’s Science Alive!, under the direction of Emily Schmitt Lavin, Ph.D., Interim Chair of the Biology Department in the Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography, presented a series of six science workshops over 3 weeks at the Alvin Sherman Library as part of the free Summer S.T.E.M….


NBC’s Back to College Week – Let’s Show Shark Pride, Sept. 30

Are you proud to be an NSU Shark?  Well, now you can demonstrate our pride to the South Florida community. On Wednesday September 30, NBC-6 will be reporting LIVE from NSU for their special college week feature. NBC-6 will also feature other local colleges– but we want to show them…


Volunteer to Become a ReadingPal

Use your unique talents to help a child succeed. One hour a week helps a kid improve their reading skills. ReadingPals are mentors who use books and conversation to build language skills of Pre-K and First grade students. Each week you will provide the individual attention & encouragement kids need…


NSU Hosts International Jewish Games

NSU was proud to host the 2015 JCC Maccabi Games® & ArtsFest®, on August 9-14. More than 1,500 Jewish teen artists and athletes came to the David Posnack JCC in Broward County from around the globe and throughout the United States to participate. Several of the events were held at…


NSU’s Phi Delta Chi Fraternity Volunteers at Ronald McDonald House

Members of the NSU College of Pharmacy’s Phi Delta Chi professional pharmacy fraternity volunteered with the Adopt-A-Meal program at the Fort Lauderdale Ronald McDonald Charity House on July 30, 2015. The fraternity’s Beta Lambda chapter prepared and organized lunch for families with seriously ill children receiving treatment at the nearby…


NSU’s Mailman Segal Center Names New Director for Baudhuin Preschool

NSU’s Mailman Segal Center for Human Development (MSC) recently  announced that Avrilio Moumoutjis, Ph.D. has joined the Autism Institute as Director of the Baudhuin Preschool. Dr. Moumoutjis, known as Dr. Avrilio, has more than 15 years of experience in early childhood education and in the education of students with Autism…


Support NSU IDEA and American Diabetes Association Grant Partnership

NSU seeks to address the pressing needs of diabetes management and prevention in Broward County by cultivating the knowledge and experience of interprofessional health care teams and working with partnering organizations. NSU IDEA (Interprofessional Diabetes Education and Awareness) is sponsoring a series of community programs to increase awareness about diabetes…


National Youth Leadership Summit Coming to NSU

NSU will host the National Urban League Youth Leadership Summit, bringing more than 600 youth to the Fort Lauderdale area to celebrate their successes and learn about college preparedness. The college-based summit — called Raise the Bar: Dream It, Believe It, Achieve It! — is being held in conjunction with the 2015…


Discounted Tickets for “Disney on Ice presents Treasure Trove”

Enjoy a night at BB&T Center and watch Disney on Ice presents Treasure Trove! NSU alumni, students and employees can purchase discounted ticket(s) to the following show(s): Thursday, September 17 – 7:00 PM Friday, September 18 – 10:30 AM & 7:00 PM Saturday, September 19 – 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM, and 7:00…


NSU to Host NUL’s National Youth Leadership Summit

The National Urban League (NUL) is holding its 2015 National Conference July 28-August 1 at the Broward Convention Center. NSU is proud to host the NUL’s 26th Annual Youth Leadership Summit here on main campus. The group will conduct several workshops during the day in the Carl DeSantis Building and…


NSU Hosts Emerging Technology Computer Camp

While school is officially out for the summer, 30 students from Dillard High School’s Emerging Computer Technology magnet program came to Nova Southeastern University’s week-long Emerging Technology Computer Camp last week. NSU’s College of Engineering and Computing hosted the students for the summer program, designed to inspire them to explore…


Volunteer Opportunities for 2015 JCC Maccabi Games® & ArtsFest®

NSU is proud to host the 2015 JCC Maccabi Games® & ArtsFest®, which will be held August 9-14. More than 1,200 Jewish teen artists and athletes will be coming to Broward County from around the globe and throughout the United States to participate. Several of the events will be taking…


NSU Special Offer – See Cirque Du Soleil Varekai

Enjoy a night at BB&T Center and watch the Cirque Du Soleil Varekai! NSU employees & alumni can purchase discounted ticket(s) to the show(s). Nova Southeastern University employees & alumni tickets start as low as $40.25! LIMITED inventory available! Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.   To purchase your…


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