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FCE Celebrates Black History Month by Collecting Dolls for Children in Haiti

The faculty and staff at NSU’s Fischler College of Education (FCE) celebrated Black History Month by collecting all shades of beautiful black dolls for the FONDASYON FELICITEE in Tabarre, Haiti; which is run by Bayyinah Bello – an icon on women issues. Charlene Desir, Ed.D., Associate Professor, Department of Higher…


FCE Hosts Dean’s List Reception

NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler College of Education (FCE) held its Fall 2017 Dean’s List reception on March 27. Students were treated to lunch prior to receiving Dean’s list pins and certificates. The students were joined in celebration by Interim Dean Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., faculty and staff, as well as friends…


College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Students March for a Mission in D.C.

  About 800,000 people converged on Washington, D.C. for the March for Our Lives rally on Saturday, March 24. Among them were Nova Southeastern University graduate students from the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS). Thanks to financial sponsorship from the CAHSS Graduate Student Government Association, the students…


International Women’s Day Colloquium 2018 was a Huge Success

The NSU Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) sponsored a lunch-time International Women’s Day Colloquium on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 in the Carl DeSantis Atrium. International Women’s Day 2018 was themed Press for Progress. Student organizations from across campus displayed their research posters to highlight awareness of…


Halmos College Hosts Environmental Professionals Conference

On Friday, March 16 the Halmos College hosted the South Florida Association of Environmental Professionals (SFAEP) at their Oceanographic Campus. The 2018 SFAEP Symposium was a resounding success with 72 attendees, 2 NSU professor presentations, 13 sponsors, and 30 NSU students in attendance.  The 14 speakers focused on the environmental…


NSU’s College of Engineering and Computing (CEC) Hosts an International 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC)

On March 4-7 2018, NSU’s College of Engineering and Computing (CEC) hosted an international conference “3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC)” at NSU’s  Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus. Yong Tao, Ph.D., dean of CEC, was the conferences  chairman and was instrumental in hosting the event at NSU. More than 400 scientists…


Exercise Scientists at NSU Test NFL Combine Athletes

Forty plus players hoping to take the next step in their football careers, took part in exercise and sports science (EXSC) studies led by NSU researchers Jose Antonio, Ph.D., FNSCA, FISSN, program director and associate professor, and Monique Mokha, Ph.D., LAT, ATC, CSCS, professor and athletic trainer. The players were…


Law Clinic Community Roundtable and Conference: Successful Transition a Collaborative Effort

Join NSU Law as they host the second AIDD Clinic Roundtable and Conference. Renowned judges, legal professionals, advocates, and representatives for persons with special needs will come together again to explore best practices and assess community interests. Learn how you can make a positive impact on the community of Adults…


Halmos Student Tags First Sea Turtle Nest

On March 1st,  Lexi Peterson a master’s student in the Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography was lucky enough to mark the first nest of the Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program (BCSTCP). This nester was a leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea) weighing up to 2,000 pounds, Leatherbacks tend to be…


Lunch & Learn Grant Workshop

The 2018 Lunch & Learn Grant Workshop Series for NSU faculty is coming to a close.   The final workshop, “How to Plan and Conduct a Clinical Trial”, is set for Monday, March 26.  All workshops are scheduled from noon – 1:00 p.m.  in the HPD Chancellor’s Dining Room.  A light…


One Month Later: NSU Continues to Respond to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Tragedy

­ As we all struggle to cope with the tragic events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) High School last month, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) students, faculty and staff have mobilized to aid in the community’s comfort and support in multiple ways. Some of the actions taken include: Mental Health Counseling…


Groundbreaking Held for NSU’s Tampa Bay Regional Campus

More than 300 people joined Nova Southeastern University officials and representatives of the Patel Family Foundation on March 7 as they broke ground on the new Tampa Bay Regional Campus in Clearwater, Fla. When construction is complete, the 325,000-square foot complex will replace NSU’s existing Tampa Campus and its programs,…


Marine Environmental Education Center Celebrates First Anniversary

On Saturday, March 3, the Marine Environmental Education Center (MEEC) at the Carpenter House celebrated its 1st anniversary. Everyone was welcome! Families enjoyed coconut painting, a photo booths, cake, and especially meeting our green sea turtle, Captain! People of all ages enjoyed learning about south Florida’s coastal environmental through games…


Marine Environmental Education Center Wins Award

On Thursday, March 1, NSU and the Marine Environmental Education Center (MEEC) were presented with the Partnership Award by the Broward County Parks and Recreation Department.  Present to accept the award from Broward County Parks Directors Dan West and Galye Preston were Halmos Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D., Broward County Sea…


2018 Lunch & Learn Grant Workshop Series

The 2018 Lunch & Learn Grant Workshop Series for NSU faculty is underway.   The next workshop, “CCR Core Facilities”, is set for Monday, March 19.  All workshops are scheduled from noon – 1:00 p.m.  in the HPD Chancellor’s Dining Room.  A light lunch is provided.   Registration is REQUIRED so please…


Sea Turtle Program Receives Adopt-A-Nest Donation

Last month the Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program, managed by Halmos College, received an $8,520 check from the Adopt-a-Nest program. This long-standing partnership between the National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation and the Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program supports sea turtle conservation in Broward County.  The conservation program…


NSU Deans Compete in a Deans’ Hoop Off

NSU’s Fischler College of Education (FCE) and the College of Psychology supported the Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams on Wednesday, Feb 21, by inviting their faculty, staff, students and alumni to attend the games for an evening of food and fun in the University Club Room, located in the Rick…


NATA President Visits NSU Athletic Training Program

In early February 2018, the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Athletic Training Program in Fort Lauderdale, Florida spent time with National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) president, Scott Sailor, Ed.D, ATC. Sailor had dinner with NSU faculty and preceptors as well as NATA Hall of Famers Larry Starr, M.Ed., ATC, LAT, head…


Halmos College Welcomes International SeaKeepers Society

On February 23, the Halmos College Department of Marine and Environmental Studies hosted Tony Gilbert from the International SeaKeepers. His talk was entitled, “Discovery Yachts: How SeaKeepers Can Help You Gather the Data You Need.” Faculty and students learned how SeaKeepers can assist them on their maritime research projects. The…


Halmos College Hosts 1st Mathematics Series Colloquium in 2018

On February 23, the Halmos College Department of Mathematics hosted Zejun Huang, Ph.D. for his talk, “Preserver Problems on Matrices”. Huang is a faculty member at Hunan University in the People’s Republic of China and a visiting scholar in the Department of Mathematics and the Georgia Institute of Technology. His…


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