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Pride Bite: NSUWorks passes 172,000 Downloads around the World!

Did you know? In February of 2014, NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library launched an institutional repository to collect, archive and disseminate scholarship and historical materials produced by the faculty, students, staff, and alumni of NSU. In one year NSUWorks, (http://nsuworks.nova.edu), has added over 6,000 items and on March 18, 2015 reached…

Pride Bite: 89 Student-Athletes Named to Spring SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll

The Nova Southeastern University athletic department has placed 89 student-athletes on the Spring Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office on Monday, July 6. In addition, 14 Sharks were recognized by the conference for obtaining a 4.0 GPA during the spring semester: Katie Barnard (R-Fr.,…

Pride Bite: NSU’s College of Dental Medicine Receives $300,000 Grant From Children’s Trust

Tooth decay is the most common childhood disease, according to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Students miss more than 51 million hours of school annually in the United States due to dental-related illness, according to Oral Health in America: Report of the U.S. Surgeon General. A majority of these…

Pride Bite: NSU to Offer Master of Science in Nutrition

NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine has launched a Master of Science in Nutrition degree program, adding to the university’s vast array of health care degree options. The program is the first in Florida to offer this degree in a primarily online course format. The new program offers two tracks, one…

Pride Bite: NSU’s Online Criminal Justice Program Named one of the Nation’s Best for Veterans

Once again, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has been recognized for providing students with one of the nation’s top online academic programs. U.S. News & World Report has released its rankings of top online graduate programs for veterans, and NSU’s Criminal Justice program was ranked in a tie for 21st. This…

Pride Bite: NSU Ranks # 5 in the 30 Best College Leisure Pools

SOURCE: College Rank College Rank has released a list of the 30 Best College Leisure Pools and NSU made the list at #5. Leisure Pools were ranked using subjective data such as reviews, a point system based on notable amenities, as well as average temperature data by location, based on…

Pride Bite: NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies Honored by Broward County Sheriff’s Office

Most people understand that being a first responder is a stressful job. It takes a special kind of person to run towards danger when everyone else is running in the opposite direction. While stress is part of their “day job,” for many, it carries over to their off hours and…

Pride Bite: Fischler School Dedicates Distance Education Museum and Café to Honor Dr. Fischler

Top NSU officials and friends of NSU President Emeritus Abraham S. Fischler, Ed.D., joined the Fischler School of Education to honor Dr. Fischler’s life in distance education, and to dedicate the FSE Distance Education Museum & Café. The Museum, a legacy project of the FSE Student Government Association, will be…

Pride Bite: NSU Community helps Raise Awareness and Support in April

As you know, one of NSU’s Core Values is Community. As such, the university frequently hosts 5K Runs/Walks to support a significant and worthy cause. In April, NSU is not only the site of runs/walks but the university also helped raise awareness about autism. On Thursday, April 2 – World…

Pride Bite – Innovation should be our Middle Name

Did you know? Nova Southeastern University believes in Innovation – in fact, it’s one of our Core Values. Here are just a few quick facts about our university: NSU is at the forefront of research in cybersecurity, post-traumatic stress disorder, cancer therapies, stem cell treatment, immunology and coral reef restoration….

Pride Bite: NSU to Establish M.D., Engineering/Computing, and Honors Colleges

NSU President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., announced that the university’s Board of Trustees created three new colleges and programs, adding to the university’s more than 150 degree offerings. The additions include establishing a College of Allopathic Medicine (M.D. program) to complement NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O….

Pride Bite: Oral Health America Provides $25,000 Grant to NSU’s College of Dental Medicine

Smiles Across America® (SAA), an Oral Health America (OHA) program, is pleased to welcome the Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) College of Dental Medicine to the SAA network to provide sealants to children enrolled in North Miami School District. OHA will support NSU with $25,000 in grant funding to increase access…

Pride Bite: NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Biomedical Informatics Program Ranks 6th Nationally

The Biomedical Informatics Program at Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) College of Osteopathic Medicine was recently ranked No. 6 out of the top 25 in the United States and the highest in Florida by BestMedicalDegrees.com. The independent online publication which provides information for prospective students considering a career in medicine recently…

Pride Bite: Huizenga Business School HR Programs Recognized by Society for Human Resource Management

Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship announced today that two of its master’s programs fully align with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. The programs include the Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management…

Pride Bite: NSU’s Give Kids a Smile Day Program Receives National Award

The American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation, recently selected NSU’s College of Dental Medicine’s Give Kids a Smile Day (GKAS) program as one of only seven national winners of the E. “Bud” Tarrson Dental School Student Community Leadership Award. NSU’s is the only GKAS program to win the $5,000 award. The…

Pride Bite: NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Ranked Top School for Bar Exam Preparation in Florida by National Jurist Magazine

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center has been rated best in Florida, and fourth in the nation  overall by the National Jurist magazine in a recent article about  top schools for Bar Exam Preparation.  The ranking methodology was based on LSAT scores and the average Bar pass rate…

Pride Bite: NSU Museum of Art is now NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

Announcing a new graphic identity and name change to reflect the Museum’s embrace of both local and global audiences and association with Nova Southeastern University. The Art Museum’s logo and graphic identity is inspired by the combination of Scandinavian modernist design and a multi-color palette softly reflective of the tropical…

Pride Bite: 55 Student-Athletes Named to Fall SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll

Nova Southeastern University placed 55 student-athletes on the 2014 Sunshine State Conference Fall Commissioner’s Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office Wednesday, Feb. 11 by Commissioner Ed Pasque. NSU student-athlete academic standards are constantly on the rise, which represents the high value that is placed on our student-athletes’ academics….

Pride Bite – NSU WOWS International and Domestic High School Counselors

The College of Undergraduate Studies (CUS) hosted high school counselors from across the United States, the Caribbean, Mexico, and Columbia for an extended visit January 28 through 30, 2015. CUS’ Office of Undergraduate Admissions (UGA) organized tours of main campus facilities (including the Health Professions Division) and the Oceanographic Center,…

Pride Bite: NSU receives $55,000 Grant from Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation to Provide Dental Services to North Miami Beach Elementary Students

NSU continues to have an impact on the community. Hundreds of underserved and uninsured elementary school students in the North Miami Beach area will once again receive dental care services this academic school year from Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) College of Dental Medicine thanks to a $55,000 grant from the…

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