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NSU Cares: Supporting the Victims of Hurricane Florence

The devastating effects of Hurricane Florence have become evident. Loss of life, property and a sense of community have shaken many of us. To that end, we say NSU CARES and we want to offer our help to those who are in need.  More than 500 current NSU students and 7,500…


Coming Soon to NSU Art Museum: William J. Glackens and Pierre-Auguste Renoir: Affinities and Distinctions Exhibition

William J. Glackens and Pierre-Auguste Renoir: Affinities and Distinctions opens at NSU Art Museum on October 21 and runs until May 19, 2019. One of America’s leading modern artists, painter William Glackens (1870-1938) had a keen interest in the work of Pierre-Auguste Renoir that has long been recognized. He saw…


Huizenga College of Business & Entrepreneurship Celebrating Women in Entrepreneurship Week: Women’s Success Series

The Women’s Success Series (WSS) provides experiential learning to NSU students through exposure to strong, accomplished women leaders willing to share their perspectives on leadership. An astounding 70 percent of NSU business students are female. We submit that unleashing the full potential of these future leaders could be activated by…


Former NSU Baseball Player J.D. Martinez Set to Play in the ALCS

Good luck to former Nova Southeastern University baseball player J.D. Martinez and his team the Boston Red Sox. The Boston Red Sox are schedule to play the Astros in The American League Championship Series (ALCS). The American League Championship Series is a best-of-seven series played in October in the Major…


High School Students Participate in Neuroscience Summer Program

For two weeks in June 2018, high school students conducted research as part of the fifth neuroscience summer training program hosted by the College of Psychology’s Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Each year, students from South Florida high schools listen to lectures from NSU faculty, conduct research and experiments, and present…


Hispanic Heritage Month: Did You Know …?

Exploring Hispanic authors Want to know more about Hispanic writers? Their unique styles, themes and voice are an important part of the distinctive Hispanic heritage.   Today, so many names resonate in the long list of Hispanic authors whose prolific work is present across all literary genres. The Alvin Sherman Library…


Living The Values Employee Recognition Program-October

The Living the Values Employee Recognition Program is an excellent way to honor those who understand what the core values are and how they contribute to the achievement of NSU’s Vision 2020. During the month of September, the focus was on the core value: Scholarship/Research Here are just a few…


Genetic Screening Opportunity at NSU Employee Health Fair

Do you know what’s in your genes? Come find out on Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Rick Case Arena at the Don Taft University Center. Screening is free for the first 50 students to per-register! Register here: https://jscreen.org/reasons-for-genetic-testing/ Select: NSU 2018 Use coupon code:…


A Decade and Beyond at the Orlando Physician Assistant Program

THE EXPANSION OF the NSU Physician Assistant (PA)  Department led to the establishment of the first PA program in Orlando, Florida, in 2006. In May 2007, the program  accepted its inaugural students for the class of 2009. Since that time, the program has continued to focus on innovation and excellence…


Halmos College Announces its 2019 NSU Scholarship Fishing Tournament

Kicking off on Wednesday, October 24, NSU’s Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography is announcing the 2019 NSU Scholarship Fishing Tournament.  On the 24th, we invite people interested in the tournament to a Pre-Fishing Tournament Reception at Lauderdale Yacht Club from 5:30 to 7:30PM. Prior to the tournament, there…


NSU Genomics Core Facility Call for Proposals: 2018 Illumina RNA-Seq Pilot Grant Program

NSU’s Translational Research and Economic Development Genomics Core Facility is soliciting proposals for pilot projects utilizing the Illumina NextSeq 500 platform for RNA-Seq applications. The primary goal of this pilot grant program is to offer NSU faculty and graduate students (with PI support) a unique opportunity for gene expression research projects at…


CAHSS Invites You to “Dance Works” in November

NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is delighted to invite you to “Dance Works,” on November 2 and 3 at 7:30 pm in the Performance Theatre in the Don Taft University Center. See NSU students as they perform choreography from NSU staff, students, and guest choreographers. This…


The President’s Faculty Research and Development Grant Application Process is Now Open

The President’s Faculty Research and Development Grant (PFRDG) applications are due on January 25, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. For access to the application portal and guidelines, please visit the PFRDG website at http://www.nova.edu/pfrdg. For questions and additional information, please email pfrdg@nova.edu. The two categories for PFRDG Awards are: The Research…


Faculty Symposium: How Valuable Is That Doggie in the Window

The Faculty Symposium will be held on November 15 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the Faculty Shark Club (Rosenthal Building). As the use of service, support, and therapy animals increases, so do questions about the legal definitions, allowable use, and attendant benefits. This symposium will address the Americans with…


Join NSU’s Team for the Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions to Benefit Special Olympics Florida – Broward County

Get out your running – or walking – shoes and sign up for the 13th Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions to be held here on our campus on Saturday, November 3rd.  Hundreds of runners and walkers will participate in this 5K race to benefit Special Olympics Florida – Broward County….


Historical Overview of the NSU Doctor of Audiology United States Program-Part 1

Responding to changes in the educational climate and direction of the audiology profession, Barbara Packer-Muti, Ed.D., Au.D., CCC-SLP, executive director of institutional and community engagement, designed the NSU post-master’s Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) Program as part of the required leadership coursework for the Ed D Program. In her faculty position…


NSU Professor Weighs in on Final Debate for Democratic Candidates Running for Governor

Florida’s five Democratic candidates for governor met on the debate stage earlier this week. It was the fifth debate so far, but only the second to feature all five contenders. Prior to the event, CBS 4 Miami spoke with NSU professor Charles Zelden, Ph.D., about what key things to watch…


Historical Overview of the NSU Doctor of Audiology United Kingdom Program- Part 2

Building upon the success of the post-master’s Au.D. Program in the United States, Barry Freeman, Ph.D., was invited to give a presentation at the British Academy of Audiology national meeting about professional doctoral education. After the presentation, the leadership of the British Academy of Audiology invited Freeman to a meeting…


10th Annual ESS Informational Summit Focused on Core Value “Innovation.”

Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services (ESS) Stephanie G. Brown, Ed.D., and the ESS team welcomed more than 200 NSU colleagues from across the university to the 10th Annual ESS Informational Summit on July 19, 2018, in the Carl DeSantis Building on the Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus. ESS offered more…


Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing participate in Back to School Event

Members of the Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus Nursing Student Association from the Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing participated in a Back to School Event in collaboration with Broward County Public Schools. The event took place on Saturday August 4, 2018 at New Mount Olive Baptist Church in Fort Lauderdale…


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