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Renowned Psychologist Philip Zimbardo Speaks at NSU, Urges Heroism to Triumph Evil

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences welcomed renowned psychologist Philip G. Zimbardo, Ph.D., professor emeritus of psychology at Stanford University, to NSU as part of the college’s Distinguished Speakers Series on Apr. 15. Speaking to a group of more than 800 students, faculty…


Dental Students Host Impressions Program

  College of Pharmacy students participate in Impressions Program© On Mar. 27, the Student National Dental Association chapter of NSU’s College of Dental Medicine hosted its second annual Impressions Program© with 76 students in attendance. The event began with a presentation featuring an introduction to dentistry, the university’s involvement in…


NSU Participates in Take Your Child to Work Day

To help children make the connection between academic success and success in the workplace, NSU took part in national Take Your Child to Work Day on Apr. 22. The theme for the day was “What We Do at NSU,” and it provided parents the opportunity to showcase their places of…


Faculty Marshals for NSU’s 2010 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony Announced

Each year, faculty members from the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, the Fischler School of Education and Human Services, and the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship are selected by their peers to serve as faculty marshals during NSU’s commencement ceremony. As recipients of this prestigious honor,…


Announcing the 2010 Outstanding Teachers from the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences

Each spring, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences recognizes one full-time and one part-time faculty member as Outstanding Teachers of the Year for their strong commitment to student learning and student success. The college has many outstanding teachers, and these awards reflect endorsement and support from students and peers….


Office of Academic Services Hosts Third Annual Tutor Recognition Ceremony

In celebration of those who help NSU students succeed in their studies each day, the Office of Academic Services (OAS), part of the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, hosted its third annual Tutor Recognition Ceremony on Apr. 19. The ceremony recognizes the invaluable work of peer and professional tutors…


NSU Undergraduate Programs Announce 2009–2010 Outstanding Graduating Students

Each spring, NSU conducts commencement exercises recognizing the achievements of students and the contributions of faculty members, families, and the community. The following undergraduate students have been selected by faculty and academic leadership in their respective school and/or division to be recognized at this year’s commencement ceremony for their academic…


First Relay for Life at NSU Raises $12,500 for American Cancer Society

NSU hosted its first Relay for Life on campus on Apr. 9-10 with 18 teams from across the university taking part to raise funds for the American Cancer Society. Participants camped out overnight and did laps throughout the night on a track by Gold Circle Lake. Team sites were decorated…


Students from Academy of Finance at Flanagan High School Visit Huizenga School

  The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship hosted students from Flanagan High School’s Academy of Finance on Apr. 15. The students attended a mock college class taught by Albert Williams, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics, who presented on “Recession is Over… What Comes Next?” Following the class,…


HPD Holds Patient Safety Educational Event

The 3rd Annual Health Professions Division Patient Safety Educational Event, “Healthy Conversations for Safer Healthcare,” was held on Apr. 8 and 9 at NSU’s Health Professions Division. It was repeated on Apr. 16 at NSU’s North Miami Beach campus. Free for faculty, staff, and students, the event provided the opportunity…


Sports and Entertainment Law Society Hears From Expert on Sports Law

Alan K. Fertel, a partner in Pathman Lewis, LLP, and an accomplished and experienced sports and entertainment lawyer, addressed the Shepard Broad Law Center’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society at a meeting on Apr. 13.  Fertel spoke about building an entertainment practice, and ethical advocacy for celebrity clients.


Law Professor Speaks in Jacksonville on Ethical Issues in Representing Children

Michael J. Dale, professor of law at NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center, was the speaker at a continuing legal education seminar hosted by the Jacksonville Bar Association on “Ethical Issues in the Representation of Child Clients.” The seminar, which was held on Apr. 23 in Jacksonville, Fla., covered issues such…


NSU to Host Conference on Human Trafficking

NSU’s Institute for Child Health Policy will be hosting the International Child Health Forum on May 6. The topic of the forum will be human trafficking. The event will take place at NSU’s main campus, but broadcast live worldwide from NSU via Webinar and made available through archive. The United…


Dr. Larry A. Calderon Hosts NSU Speaker’s Forum, Apr. 30

  Shelley Green, Ph.D., professor of family therapy at the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), will be the featured speaker at the NSU Speaker’s Forum on Apr. 30. Green will be speaking about stable foundations and creating an equine-assisted family therapy approach. Green served as the director…


Announcing Award Winners for On the Wire: Second Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Showcased at NSU Through Apr. 26

Nine student artists have been recognized for their award-winning submissions for On the Wire: Second Annual Juried Student Exhibition. The complete showcase of works is on display through Apr. 26, in Gallery 217 of the Performing and Visual Arts Wing in the Don Taft University Center at NSU. The exhibit…


College of Pharmacy Students and Faculty Visit Tallahassee

Twelve student pharmacists and four faculty members from the College of Pharmacy visited Florida’s capitol in Tallahassee to represent NSU and participate in the 9th Annual Florida Pharmacy Association (FPA) Florida Pharmacy Legislative Days and Health Fair legislative briefings by FPA advocates from March 23 – 25. Thanks to their participation…


Upcoming NSU Speaker’s Forum Addresses Business Education, Apr. 23

    Vincent S. Daniels, M.B.A, D.B.A., executive director of executive education at NSU’s H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, will be the featured speaker at the NSU Speaker’s Forum on Apr. 23. He will speak about the need for high skills business education in a knowledge-based economy,…


NSU College of Pharmacy and Albertson’s Pharmacy Host Community Health Fair

The brothers of Phi Delta Chi from NSU’s College of Pharmacy (COP), and Albertson’s Pharmacy in Oakland Park collaborated on Apr. 3 to host a community health fair providing educational materials and free services to attendees. Phi Delta Chi provided services, including diabetes, asthma, blood pressure screenings, and more, while…


University School Students Send 45,000 Books to Jamaica

University School of NSU Upper School students have spent the past several weeks collecting, sorting, packing, and shipping more than 45,000 books to Jamaica. Students working on the Upper School’s “Books for Jamaica” project teamed up with the Upper School organization “The Future Business Leaders of America” to make history….


Renaissance Woman: Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Professor Co-Hosts Conference on Gregorian Chant

Jennifer Donelson, D.M.A., assistant professor in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Performing and Visual Arts, co-hosted a two-day conference on Gregorian chant, featuring vocalists from five states. Musica Sacra Florida’s second annual Gregorian Chant Conference was held Mar. 19 and 20, at Ave Maria University in…


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