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Colleagues Remember Jacki Browne, Ph.D.

CAHSS Professor Jackie Browne, Ph.D., died in March 2017 following a long battle with cancer, but she left a lasting impact on everyone of her colleagues. Browne was hired in 2003 by Professor Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., to work in what was then the Fischler School of Education and Human Services….


College of Psychology Faculty, Staff get Pie in the Face

About 70 participants lined up outside the Maxwell Maltz Building to stick it to students, staff, faculty – even the dean. The item in question they were sticking: Pies. It was all part of the College of Psychology’s Pie in the Face Challenge with the Abraham S. Fischler College of…


Olympia Duhart, former SALT Co-President, named Associate Dean for Faculty and Student Development

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Professor Olympia Duhart, the NSU Shepard Broad College of Law Director of Legal Research and Writing has been named the Associate Dean for Faculty and Student Development for the College of Law. Professor Duhart joined the College of Law faculty in 2005. She has served as…


Maintenance to Impact NSU’s Telephone System on All Florida Campuses

Nova Southeastern University will be performing maintenance on its internal telephone system, which will interrupt our ability to use the system for a short period of time. Here’s what you need to know: Maintenance is scheduled to be performed from 2:00-4:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 4. This time was selected…


NSU Marine Scientists Explore Deep and Shallow Reefs off Fiji

Halmos College Professor Charles Messing and Research Scientist Brian Walker have been in Fiji in the South Pacific Ocean since May 12 as part of a grass-roots initiative called Project Baseline, set up by Global Underwater Explorers to contribute to the conservation of the world’s aquatic environments. This expedition focuses…


NSU’s Equine Therapy Program Receives Boost from Quell Foundation

When it comes to mental health issues, it’s personal for Kevin Lynch. The U.S. Navy Veteran, who has a son diagnosed with bipolar disorder, has battled his own bout with depression. Today he leads an army of volunteers who want to shift how society views and treats people with mental…


Get Your 2018 Parking Decal

Please download the new 2018 Parking Decal Application. You must present your completed application and submit a copy of your current vehicle registration in person. Please note that applications cannot be mailed, faxed, or sent through interoffice mail. Visit the One-Stop Shops located on the first floors of the Horvitz…


After 35 years NSU says Farewell to Distinguished Faculty Member

After 35 years at NSU, Naomi D’Alessio, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences is retiring. Former associate dean of the now-defunct NSU Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. D’Alessio was also part of the Inaugural Honors Faculty Coordinating Committee for the new Farquhar Honors College. On…


Pies Were Flying at the Fischler College of Education BBQ

The Fischler College of Education got creative this year in an effort to raise overall participation for the Faculty and Staff Campaign. The college kicked off its unique push on April 27 during the #AllinNSU campaign, where any faculty or staff member who donated $19.64 or more received a ticket…


Halmos College Celebrates Graduates

Halmos College of Natural Sciences recently celebrated its Bachelor of Science graduates in the NSU Black Box Theater. Faculty and staff from the entire college celebrated the graduates from the Departments of biology, chemistry and physics, marine biology and environmental sciences, and mathematics. Supported by the offices of alumni and…


Horizons is Going Green

Beginning with the Spring 2017 issue, Horizons – NSU’s premier, award-winning magazine – can be viewed primarily online. Please visit nova.edu/horizons to view current and past editions.


Nova Southeastern University Celebrated Teachers During Teacher Appreciation Week

As part of Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7 -13), which was celebrated locally from May 1- 5, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) celebrated teachers across the country for their dedication to their students and their commitment to education. NSU is home to the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE), which…


CAHSS Faculty Presents at Omega Psi Phi Chapter at George Mason University on Colonel Charles Young

David Kilroy, Ph.D. faculty in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), was an invited speaker to provide a talk on Colonel Charles Young to the George Mason University chapter of Omega Psi Phi, the nation’s oldest black fraternity. Among his accomplishments, Young was the third African American…


NSU Collaborates with South Florida Accelerator to Commercialize Technology

The South Florida Accelerator (TSFA) and Nova Southeastern University (NSU) announced plans to form new startup companies from NSU’s research and development (R&D) pipeline. “We are excited to be working with researchers and leaders at NSU’s Center for Collaborative Research (CCR),” said Christopher Malter, co-founder and managing director, TSFA.  “NSU…


New Tradition Makes NSU History

April 27 marked the first ever “All in for NSU” campaign. The campaign was led by NSU’s Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations and the goal was to make NSU history for the most donations raised in just over one day (1,964 minutes). The campaign ended at 5:00pm EST on…


NSU’s Office of Innovation and Information Technology (OIIT) Takes the Field

NSU’s Office of Innovation and Information Technology (OIIT) is doing its part in creating programs that will benefit the health and wellness of its employees. It is our goal to create a monthly program that will get our employees actively engaging in activities that will move them from behind their…


Biology students inducted into TriBeta National Biological Honor Society

The NSU chapter (Rho Rho) of the National Biological Honor society (Beta Beta Beta or TriBeta) welcomed 98 new members at its 15th annual Induction ceremony held at the Hull auditorium on April 4, 2017. TriBeta is dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries…


NSU to Host High School Graduations; Traffic Impacted on Fort Laudedale/Davie Campus

NSU’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus will be the site of several Broward County high school graduation rehearsals and ceremonies, as well as NSU commencements. These ceremonies will be held in the Rick Case Arena of the Don Taft University Center. On the dates of the rehearsals and ceremonies, we are expecting…


New Home and Name for NSU SharkCard Services

The team that is responsible for issuing SharkCards to students, faculty, and staff has a new name and home. SharkCard Services, formerly known as NSU Campus Card Services, has recently joined Enrollment and Student Services (ESS). SharkCard Services’ new location in the One-Stop Shop (Horvitz and Terry Administration Buildings on…


College of Psychology Students Travel to India to Provide Health Care Services

A group of students from NSU’s College of Psychology and College of Osteopathic Medicine spent part of their winter break in India to provide health care services to people in need. Students from the colleges spent nine days in Saputara in Gujarat, the country’s westernmost state (known for being the…


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