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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…


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…


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…


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…


Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences Welcomes New Ambassadors Board Member

In May 2017, Charles M. Tatelbaum, J.D., a lawyer and a director at Tripp Scott in Fort Lauderdale, joined NSU’s Levan Ambassadors Board—an organization dedicated to promoting NSU in the community. More specifically, Tatelbaum is the board’s representative to the Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences (PCHCS).  Tatelbaum…


Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences Benefit Spotlight: Alumni Insurance

Alumni Insurance Program NSU graduates and their families have access to several insurance options that can extend throughout their lifetimes. Health insurance, including Medicare supplement, that is compliant with the Affordable Care Act is available in a variety of formats, as is young adult coverage and temporary health insurance. Also…


Falll/Winter 2018 Dollar$ and $ense Newsletter Now Available

Enrollment and Student Services (ESS) has published the Fall/Winter 2018 Dollar$ and $ense Newsletter. This issue provides students with important information about their NSU student account, the financial aid process, scholarships, tax information, and more. The newsletter is available on the NSU financial aid website at nova.edu/financialaid. In your conversations…


SharkCard Accepted at On-Campus Vending Machines and Select CVS Locations

Did you know? Your SharkCard is now accepted for payment at on-campus Pepsi and Canteen vending machines two CVS locations near the Fort Lauderdale/Davie Campus (Store numbers 5115 and 3291) Students, staff, and faculty may add money to their SharkCard by visiting SharkFunds. For more information on SharkCard services, visit…


The Office Of Human Resources Recognizes National Wear Red Day 2018

    The Office of Human Resources helped raise awareness about women and heart disease on National Wear Red Day by carrying RED hearts, rocking RED shoes, dresses, slacks, scarves, socks, shirts/blouses, ties, sweaters and even hats! According to the American Heart Association, one in three women die of heart…


Lunch & Learn Grant Workshop

“The 2018 Lunch &  Learn Grant Workshop Series for NSU faculty and staff kicked off on Monday, January 29, with “NSU Grant Process/Understanding Grant Applications.  The next workshop, “Finding Grant Funding/Pivot”, is set for Monday, February 5.  All workshops are scheduled from  noon – 1:00 p.m.  in the HPD Chancellor’s…


Phi Kappa Phi Installs New Chapter at NSU

President George L. Hanbury, Board of Trustees Chairman Ron Assaf, Vice Chair Dr. Barry Silverman, Provost Ralph Rogers as well as college deans and faculty members were recently initiated into a new chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at Nova Southeastern University (NSU). Founding members signed the…


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