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CAHSS Student published book chapter, “Commander in Brief: Trump Tweets and Sexual Violence in the Military”

April Coan, M.B.A, doctoral student in the Department of Conflict Resolution Studies (DCRS) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) has written a book chapter in, Trumpism: The Politics of Gender in a Post-Propitious America, edited by Laura Finley, Ph.D., and Matthew Johnson, M.A. Cambridge Scholars Publishers…


Abraham S. Fischler College of Education Professor Publishes Journal

Michelle Tenam-Zemach, Ed.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education is the Associate Editor of  the recently published book, Curriculum and Teaching Dialogue, Volume 20, Numbers 1 & 2, 2018. The purpose of the journal is to promote the scholarly…


Student Disaster Housing Program Promotes Statewide Fellowship

Elaine M. Wallace, D.O., M.S.4, dean of the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine (KPCOM), has initiated the creation of an important website to benefit students attending Florida’s various medical schools. In October 2016, Wallace presented an innovative idea to the Council of Florida Medical School Deans (CFMSD)…


Halmos Faculty Delivers Keynote Address at Moscow Conference

This October, Halmos faculty member and assistant dean Matthew He, Ph.D. delivered the keynote lecture at the Second International Conference of Artificial Intelligence, Medical Engineering, and Education, October 6-8, 2018, Moscow, Russia. He’s lecture, entitled “From Standard Genetic Code to Universal Human Emotions” presented advances in genetic code-based 8×8 matrices…


NSU’s Masters Student Earns Spot Innovation Competition Finals with Mental Health Aid Application

Nova Southeastern University graduate student Fiorella Marquez has beat out students from across the state to earn a spot in the Florida Blue Health Innovation Competition finals with the mental health management mobile application she helped create to provide users with tools and information about mental illness management techniques and…


Huizenga Finance Professor Enlightens Belizean University Students and Residents about Financial Literacy and Donates to Fix Street

Over the summer, Albert Williams Ph.D., Associate Professor of Finance and Economics was busy giving back to residents of Punta Gorda Town, Belize, his country of origin.  Williams gave three presentations on financial literacy to students at the University of Belize (UB).  Williams gave an overview of financial literacy and…


CAHSS’ Department of Writing & Communication hosts CRDM Summer Celebration

Recently, the Department of Writing and Communication (DWC) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) honored M.A. in Composition, Rhetoric, and Digital Media (CRDM) program graduates, scholarship recipients and award winners from the 2017-2018 academic year during its “CRDM Summer Celebration.” The event was held in the…


CAHSS Faculty and Students Present at the 4th International Forum on Marriage and Family Therapy in China

Pei-Fen Li, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) and doctoral students Joshua Hernandez and Dorcas Matowe presented at the 4th International Forum on Marriage and Family Therapy held at Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, China. Li presented a quasi-experimental…


Halmos Faculty Wins President’s Distinguished Professor of the Year

This week, Halmos College faculty professor Jose Lopez, Ph.D. was recognized as the 2017-2018 NSU Distinguished Professor of the Year at the Annual Faculty Reception. Dr. Lopez joined NSU in 2007. Since then he has been awarded over 14 extramurally funded research grants totaling over $2.1 million at NSU including…


NSU Professor Presents at the University of Arizona

Robert Speth, Ph.D, recently traveled to Tucson Arizona to give a presentation “The History of Angiotensin 1-7: Part one” to the Pharmacology Department of the Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine at the University of Arizona.  It was a homecoming for Speth as he did his Post-Doctoral research training under the…


Halmos Faculty Member Promotes Health and Wellness to Students

On September 18, Halmos College faculty member Santanu De, Ph.D. presented at the Resident Assistant health and wellness program on fruits and vegetables. Titled “We’re different fruit!” Dr. De discussed the nutritional aspects of some common fruits and vegetables we eat regularly.  Various fruit-smoothie samples were offered as well.


Halmos College Faculty and Alumnus Land on PLOS One’s Landing Page

This fall, Halmos College alumnus Alexander Humphreys ’13 (MS in marine biology) and Halmos College faculty member and Chair Bernhard Riegl, Ph.D. published an article entitled, “Effect of seawater temperature, pH, and nutrients on the distribution and character of low abundance shallow water benthic foraminifer in the Galapagos” in PLOS…


NSU Welcomes AAUW International Fellowship Recipient

This fall, NSU welcomed AAUW Fellowship Recipient Sharon Lelega from Sudan into the conflict analysis and resolution doctoral program. Sharon intends to focus on women’s participation in the peace process. This will be achieved by conducting a series of consultative meetings with various stakeholders in order to understand the policies…


CAHSS Faculty and Students Author Book Chapters on Equine Assisted Therapy

Shelley Green, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Family Therapy in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), has authored a chapter and co-authored two other chapters in the book, Equine-Assisted Therapy Activities for Counselors: Harnessing Solutions to Common Problems, edited by Kay Sudekum Trotter, Ph.D., and Jennifer…


NSU, HCBE, MSRED Mentioned and Quoted in Nationwide Publication by SIOR

In the spring of 2017, the M.S. in Real Estate Development program had the pleasure of having Hendry County, FL, and the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) as clients and sponsors for a competition for the $500 million expansion of Airglades International Airport. NSU teams worked on this…


School of Criminal Justice Doctoral Student Promoted to Sergeant, Authoring Book

Adam Wilson, doctoral student, at NSU’s School of Criminal Justice, was recently promoted to Sergeant of the Gastonia Police Department (North Carolina). Adam is a North Carolina Police veteran of 14 years. He’s currently authoring a book, TACTICAL RELOAD, Mindset Shifts for the Next Generation of Law Enforcement Leaders, and is beta…


CAHSS Faculty Provides Stress Relief Workshops for Teacher Appreciation Day at NSU’s Palm Beach Campus

Recently, Judith McKay, J.D., Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Conflict Resolution Studies (DCRS) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) presented three workshops on “Stress Relief,” for Teacher Appreciation Day at NSU’s Palm Beach Campus. Teachers from Palm Beach, Martin, St, Lucie, Indian River, and Okeechobee…


CAHSS Music Class Welcomes Brad Ingrao, AuD from Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Sciences Discussing “Audible Health”

Jessica Muñiz-Collado, M.F.A., faculty in the Department of Performing and Visual Arts (DPVA) in NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) and her MUSC 2600 Music Production class welcomed Brad Ingrao, Au.D. from the Department of Audiology in the Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Sciences. Ingrao spoke…


Halmos College Researchers Study Ocean Acidification in Belize

This summer, Halmos faculty member Nicole Fogarty, Ph.D. and three of her master’s students spent two week in Belize. There they studied the effects of ocean acidification and warming on the earliest life history stages of threatened acroporid corals. Funded by the National Science Foundation, master’s students Megan Bock, Kelly…


Dr. Hui Fang Huang (Angie) Su Named 2017-2018 Professor of the Year at FCE

Hui Fang Huang (Angie) Su, Ed.D., Associate Professor with Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the Abraham S. Fischler College of Education, has been honored with the Distinguished Professor Award of Excellence for the Fischler College 2017-2018. Dr. Su is the creator of Project MIND ® – Math is Not Difficult, a…


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