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Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine Invites NSU Community to Research Seminar, Dec. 5

NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine (INIM) will host the second of its Research Seminar series on Dec. 5, featuring Paula Waziry, Ph.D., assistant professor, NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, INIM, who will speak on “The Role of Latent Viral Infection in Chronic Illness.” The INIM invites…


Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at Huizenga Business School

The Graduate Student Business Organization (GBSA) at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business & Entrepreneurship, celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month by hosting a tasting of foods from various countries in Latin America  and the Caribbean, including Cuba, Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, Venezuela, and Peru. The food was prepared and served…


NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences to Host ITPalooza, Early Bird Registration Ends Oct. 31

With more than 2,000 registrants, 60 speakers, 65 sponsors and 50 user groups from across South Florida, the 3rd Annual ITPalooza, scheduled for Dec. 4 on NSU’s main campus, is set to deliver unbelievable value to the South Florida technology community. Reflecting its commitment to the South Florida IT community,…


Graduate School of Computer & Information Sciences Celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month

NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) hosted a series of events in observance of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). National Cyber Security Awareness Month has been observed annually each October since its inception. Now in its 11th year, the awareness program was created by the Obama…


Exploring Identity in a Virtual World at Faculty Lecture, Nov. 6

From social media to online dating sites to video games, we now have the ability to “curate” our online identities. But what kinds of identities are created in these online spaces and to what ends? The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will host a discussion on this topic as…


Foundations of Excellent® Rollout Event

Recently, the College of Undergraduate Studies rolled out the recommendations for the “Implementation Phase” of the Foundations of Excellence® self-study initiative. More than 150 faculty, staff and administrators attended the “FOE Roll Out” at the Miniaci Performing Arts Theater to hear the recommendations made by the Steering Committee. The implementation…


Local Burger21 Helping NSU’s Baudhuin Preschool at Mailman Segal Center, Oct. 22

If you like hamburgers and want to help out a great cause, then come out to Burger21 on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 to Eat Well and Do Good! That’s because Burger21 will donate 10% of all dine-in sales to NSU’s Baudhuin Preschool at the Mailman Segal Center for Human Development….


Fall Recruitment Events Show Promise for Future Enrollment

The College of Undergraduate Studies’ Offices of Undergraduate Recruitment and Admissions invited prospective students to two of their larger yearly events in September and October. College Preview Day on September 27 and the Outstanding Student Reception and Dinner on October 17 brought nearly 200 prospective students plus over 300 family…


NSU College of Pharmacy Supports Women Volleyball Team on Dig Pink Night

NSU’s College of Pharmacy (COP) recently  hosted its 8th annual Athletics Family Night  supporting NSU’s Athletics Dig Pink Night for the women’s volleyball game against Tampa. NSU’s COP was recognized throughout the evening for supporting breast cancer awareness and in honor of American Pharmacist Month (October). NSU’s COP is actively…


Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences to host Cybersecurity Event, Oct. 22

As part of its month-long observance of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM.) NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) is welcoming officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for a presentation on cybersecurity. On Wednesday, October 22 at 6 p.m., NSU’s GSCIS hosts the U.S. Department…


Mathematics Colloquium Series to Explore Statistical Efficiency of Considering Within-Subject Correlations, Oct. 22

Join the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences for the latest discussion in the Mathematics Colloquium Series. “Empirical Likelihood Inference in Partial Linear Models for Longitudinal Data” Speaker: Lianfen Qian, Ph.D. (Florida Atlantic University) Wednesday, Oct. 22 Noon–1:00 p.m. Mailman-Hollywood Building Auditorium About the Talk In analyzing longitudinal data, within-subject…


Campus Recreation hosts Pink It Out Day at NSU in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Oct. 22

Campus Recreation presents…‘Pink It out Day’ in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Join us for a fun-filled day of activities at NSU Flight Deck Pub: • 11:00 a.m.–noon: Mocktail Hour and an Interactive Activity • Noon–1:00 p.m.: Whole…


Customer Service in more than 170 languages – NSU University Call Center Adds Language Services

The Nova Southeastern University Call Center (UCC) has recently contracted with global language service provider TransPerfect allowing the university’s call center representatives to service callers in over 170 languages. The expansion of the university’s global reach along with the recent grand opening of the regional campus in San Juan, Puerto…


Science, Medicine Writer to Speak About Genetic Research Ties to Lifesaving Cancer Treatments, Nov. 6

As part of the college’s Distinguished Speakers Series, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will welcome writer Jessica Wapner to campus. Wapner is a freelance writer focused on healthcare and medicine. Her book, The Philadelphia Chromosome: A Mutant Gene and the Quest to Cure Cancer at the Genetic Level…


NSU hosts Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker, Manuel D. Medina

The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business & Entrepreneurship recently hosted Distinguished Lecture Series speaker Manuel D. Medina,  chairman and chief executive officer  of Medina Capital Partners, Inc. He was also the founder, chairman of the Board and CEO of Terremark Worldwide, Inc., a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ…


Holocaust Survivor Norman Frajman to Speak at NSU, Oct. 23

Norman Frajman will visit NSU to share his story of survival as a child living in Poland during the Holocaust. Hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, the discussion will be held on Thursday, October 23, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the Mailman Hollywood Building, room 309. Born…


NSU hosts Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker, Guy Harvey, Ph.D.

The multi-talented Guy Harvey spoke at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship on September 23. He was featured as a Distinguished Lecture Series speaker at the Rose & Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center on NSU’s campus. Harvey is a marine artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist, explorer, and…


Hope to see you at Coffee & Conversation with Enrollment & Student Services, Nov. 6

Join your friends and colleagues from NSU’s Enrollment & Student Services (ESS) as they host Coffee & Conversation on Thursday, Nov. 6. You will enjoy coffee, fruit, pastries and informative conversation. Please join us: Thursday, November 6 Coffee and Conversation 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Alvin Sherman Library 4th Floor…


Gubernatorial Debate at Broward College; NSU Main Campus Traffic may be Affected, Oct. 15

Please be aware that traffic on NSU’s main campus may be affected on Wednesday, October 15 between 4:00 – 6:00 pm due to the Gubernatorial debates being held at Broward College


Office of Risk Management to host Workplace Ergonomic Workshop, Oct. 28

The Office of Risk Management, as part of its ongoing prevention program to reduce work injury through employee education, announces four sessions to address poor posture and body mechanics stresses during the “Workplace Ergonomic Workshop” which will be presented on October 28, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm in the Carl…


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