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Halmos College Hosts ACS US National Chemistry Olympiad Exam

On April 21, 2018, eleven outstanding chemistry high school students from South Florida came to NSU to take the national exam that may qualify them to become members of the U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad team. Over 12,000 students took the national qualifying exam. Only four will go to the International…


CAHSS Faculty Discusses Book, Fascism: A Warning, with Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright

David Kilroy. Ph.D., faculty in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), had the opportunity to discuss her new book, Fascism: A Warning, with former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. The event took place on April 13, 2018 from 1:30-3:30pm at the David Posnack Jewish Community Center…


NSU 4th Annual Pre-Health Day was a Success

On April 14, the Office of Career Development and Halmos College collaborated to host the students at the 4th annual Pre-Health Day. This event allows NSU undergraduates to participate in mock interview sessions with health professionals. The program was opened by Halmos College Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. and Executive Associate…


Faculty Member Named Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine Named Assistant Dean

Longtime faculty member Paula Anderson-Worts, D.O., M.P.H., was appointed KPCOM assistant dean of faculty. “For those of you who have known Dr. Anderson-Worts for a long time, you will attest to her kindness, her dedication to the osteopathic philosophy, and her ‘big picture’ vision,” said Elaine M. Wallace, D.O., M.S.,…


NSU Hosts Cancer Fundraiser

The National Pediatric Cancer Foundation (NPCF) held its second annual Fort Lauderdale Fashion Funds the Cure event in the NSU Don Taft University Center on April 14, 2018 to raise money to support children’s cancer research. Children had the opportunity to dress up in attire related to their dream job…


Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences Fort Lauderdale Physical Therapy Students Give Back to the Community on a Continuum

The Fort Lauderdale Physical Therapy (PT) students give back to the community through service learning and community service throughout the year by participating in numerous activities that help promote PT and educate the public about the benefits of PT services. Many of the activities are interprofessional in scope. The following…


Spring/Summer 2018 Dollar$ and $ense Newsletter Now Available

Enrollment and Student Services (ESS) has published the Spring/Summer 2018 issue of the Dollar$ and $ense student newsletter. This issue provides students with important information relating to the financial aid application process, scholarships, updates regarding federal and state financial aid, deadlines, and more. The newsletter is available on the 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 members a unique opportunity for gene expression research projects at minimal cost as…


Nova Southeastern University Names Barbara Sageman as Executive Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Fund

NSU is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Sageman, M.B.A., as the university’s new executive director of alumni relations and annual fund. She brings more than 20 years of experience in higher education with a focus on alumni relations and financial giving to this new role. In this position,…


Halmos Hosts Oil Spill Deployment Exercise

On Friday, March 30 a group from Oil Spill Response came to the Oceanographic Campus to conduct a deployment exercise. For two and a half hours the group practiced how to react to an oil spill using the Walter Banks Marina. The exercise was concluded successfully with lessons learnt by…


Halmos College Co-Hosts International Conference

During March 26-28, Halmos College co-hosted the BIT’s 11th Annual World Protein and Peptide Conference 2018. Held in Miami, Florida, Halmos College assistant dean Matthew He, Ph.D. moderated the keynote forum. The second day, Reza Razeghifard, Ph.D., chair of the Halmos College Department of Chemistry and Physics chaired the “Idea…


CAHSS Participates in “Poems for Parkland: Poems of Peace”

The Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) participated in a community event, “Poems for Parkland: Poems of Peace,” held on March 13, 2018 in  Coconut Creek. Various community partners including DFT, Broward College, and Orange Island Arts Foundation organized the event….


NSU Unveils Secure Online Form for Reporting Title IX/Sexual Misconduct Violations

As part of NSU’s comprehensive approach to responding to and reducing the impact of sexual misconduct at our university, a new secure online reporting form is now available to report incidents of sexual misconduct affecting one or more members of the NSU community. All employees (other than those designated as…


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…


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