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Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Assistant Professor Presents at Conference in France

Vehbi Paksoy, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Math, Science, and Technology, presented his research at the Eighth French Combinatorial Conference at the University of Paris from June 28 – July 2. Paksoy’s talk was titled “A Combinatorial Criterion to Determine Fano Polygon…


M.B.A. Student Completes Gubernatorial Fellows Program


Chief Executive Officer of Clinical Operations Recognized for Community Service

Robert S. Oller, D.O. , Chief Executive Officer of NSU’s Division of Clinical Operations,  and his wife Ronnie were recently honored by the Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention (FISP) as 2010 Humanitarians Award Honorees.  Additionally, on May 12 the two were recognized for their service to the community by the…


SHSS Faculty Contributes to report for International Council on Human Rights Policy

Mark Davidheiser, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (DCAR) in the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), was a contributor to the report, “When Legal Worlds Overlap: Human Rights, State and Non-State Law,”  a  publication of the International Council on Human Rights Policy. The…


SHSS Faculty Presents at the 6th Congress of Qualitative Inquiry in Illinois

Ron Chenail, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) presented at the 6th Congress of Qualitative Inquiry (QI2010) held on May 26-29, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As part of a panel entitled, “Journal Publishing,” Chenail…


GSCIS Alumnus Publishes Book on IT Certification’s Impact on Student Engagement

David Andersson, Ed.S., a 2004 graduate of the computing technology in education program at NSU’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences, has authored a book entitled, “Information Technology Certification’s Impact on Student Engagement,” published by VDM Publishing, this past May. The book discusses how in IT programs, voluntary professional…


Information Systems Doctoral Student Presents at International Symposium

NSU Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) doctoral student Gerard Christman recently presented his paper “On Facilitating Stability Operations: A Net-Centric, Federated Approach to Information Sharing” during the 15th International Command and Control Research and Technology Symposium: “The Evolution of C2” Conference in Santa Monica, Ca., June 22-24….


Vascular Sonography Student Wins National Poster Presentation Award

The Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU) presented NSU College of Allied Health and Nursing student Victoria Cortez with the Student Poster Presentation Award during the 2010 Vascular Annual Meeting held between June 10 and 12 in Boston. Cortez, a 2nd-year student in the vascular sonography program in the College of…


Law Center Alumna Appointed to Broward County Court

Melinda Kirsch Brown, a graduate of NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center, was appointed to the Broward County Court by Gov. Charlie Crist on June 22. Brown will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Peggy Gehl. “[Brown] has nearly two decades of practical experience with the law and…


Huizenga School Alumnus Presents Paper at Conference at Harvard

Matthew G. Kenney, D.B.A, an alumnus of the Doctor of Business Administration program at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, presented a paper titled, “The Value of Creating, Maintaining and Sustaining an Intrapreneurial  Culture: A Case Analysis of 3M’s Strategic  Positioning” at the International Journal of Arts…


M.B.A. Alumna Climbs Corporate Ladder to VP Position

Charlotte Mather-Taylor, a 2007 M.B.A. graduate of the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, has worked her way up the corporate ladder and is now the vice president of government relations and community affairs at Broward Health (formerly North Broward Hospital District). Mather-Taylor joined Broward Health more than 15…


Business School Alumnus, Adjunct Professor serves as Speaker in US and England

Kenneth Baylor, D.B.A., an alumnus of the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship’s Master of Science in Leadership and Doctor of Business Administration programs, was recently the featured speaker at the Environmental Industry Association’s national conference in Atlanta, Georgia. He spoke about his research on job satisfaction and…


Law Professor Continues Work on Child Advocacy

As part of his work with the National Institute For Trial Advocacy (NITA), Michael Dale, professor of law at the Shepard Broad Law Center, completed training for lawyers representing parties in abuse and neglect cases at the weeklong Rocky Mountain Child Advocacy Training Institute in Louisville, Colo., in May and…


Huizenga School Professor Publishes Article about Systems Development Process

Cynthia Ruppel, Ph.D., associate professor of information technology at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, recently published an article titled, “A Socio-Technical Approach to Improving the Systems Development Process.” The article, which was co-authored by Ravi Patnayakuni – a professor at the University of Alabama in Huntsville,…


Three Huizenga School Professors Win National Author Award

Randall Rentfro, Ph.D., assistant professor of accounting; Karen McKenzie, Ph.D., professor of accounting; and Judy Harris, D.B.A., associate professor of accounting from the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship teamed up to write and publish the article “Building Trust or Mistrust: The Search for Performance Reporting from a…


Law Students Selected to Florida Bar Foundation’s Summer Fellowship

Stephen Breuer and Joshua Higgins, students at NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center, have been selected as 2010 Legal Services Summer Fellows by The Florida Bar Foundation. Breuer and Higgins are among 40 fellows who were selected from a pool of nearly 270 applicants. The Legal Services Summer Fellowship provides law…


Marketing Professor Conducts Webinar for Direct Marketers

Art Weinstein, Ph.D., professor of marketing at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, was the keynote speaker for the Direct Marketing Association (DMA) on June 2. His webinar was titled, “Segmenting B2B Markets: From Big Picture Strategy to Microtargeting.”  Twenty-five marketing practitioners attended this national event. DMA is…


College of Allied Health and Nursing Alumni appointed to executive position at Quinnipiac University

NSU alum William C. Kohlhepp, D.H.S.c., a graduate of the doctoral program in health sciences at NSU’s College of Allied Health and Nursing, was appointed earlier this month to the position of associate dean of the School of Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University. In his new position, Kohlhepp will be…


NSU Vascular Sonography Students and Graduates Receive Award to Attend International Conference

Every year, the Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU), a nonprofit organization of professionals in the field of diagnostic ultrasound imaging specializing in assessing vascular diseases, organizes a conference where professionals gather to receive continuing education and hear about the latest news in pathology of vascular diseases, management of vascular laboratories,…


SHSS faculty receives 2010 Andres Nazario, Jr. Diversity Award from FAMFT

Martha Gonzalez Marquez, Ph.D., assistant professor and associate chair  of the Department of Family Therapy at the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), was recently awarded the 2010 Andres Nazario, Jr. “Diversity Award” at the annual Florida Association for Marriage and Family Therapy  (FAMFT) conference in Deerfield Beach.  This…


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