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“The Unbroken” Wins the 25th Annual Anything That Floats Raft Races

More than 300 NSU students, faculty, and staff recently came out to cheer the competitors in the historic 25th Annual “Anything That Floats” Raft Races that took place November 9 as part of the NSU 2016 Homecoming Week. A record 43 rafts, constructed by NSU students, set sail on the Gold…


Laugh Your Fins Off: Homecoming Comedy Show, Nov. 11

On November 11, 2016, enjoy some of the funniest comedians South Florida has to offer. Featuring: Plus Pierre, “Haitian sensation” as seen on Kevin Hart presents: Hart of the City 2016 on Comedy Central David Rosario, Florida’s Funniest Comedian Runner-Up 2015 Darius Culpepper, and Justin Elliott, BET’s Comic View, 2014;…


It’s time for NSU Homecoming 2016

It’s that time of year; Homecoming is almost here, and it’s better than ever! The week of celebration will begin on Saturday, November 5 and will end on Saturday, November 12. You don’t want to miss out on any of the awesome activities taking place. Friday, November 11, 2016 Homecoming…


Student Affairs invites you to Halloweek 2016

From October 17-31, check out these Halloweek events in partnership with Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity, the Office of Campus Life and Student Engagement, Office of Campus Recreation & Wellness, Office of Residential Life, Chartwells, Department of Performing and Visual Arts, and Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement. Fri., Oct….


Be Aware of FAFSA Changes for 2017-18

On Sept. 14, 2015, President Obama announced significant changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) process that will impact millions of students. Starting with the 2017­–18 application cycle, the following changes will be put in place: Students will be able to submit a FAFSA earlier.  Students will be able to file…


Career Development and COM to host Healthcare Today

The Office of Career Development and the College of Osteopathic Medicine will host  a panel of current healthcare professionals to discuss “Healthcare Today.” Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 6:00–7:30 p.m. Location: Don Taft University Center Arena Club Room Learn more about the trends and business opportunities available in Healthcare Gain insights on…


Wellness Workshop: Lunch and Learn, Sept. 7

Don’t run on empty. Fuel your body with nutritionist Marilyn Gordon on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 from noon–1:00 p.m. Taking place at the Rosenthal Student Center, 200. Lunch and giveaway included. Sign up for $5 at the RecWell front desk or call (954) 262-7301. For more information, email nsuwellness@nova.edu.


SharkLine Student Employment – Phonathon Supervisor Opportunity

Job position: Phonathon Supervisor (#890) Compensation: $11 per hour – federal work study preferred. Graduate student preferred Hours: 20-25 hours per week. 4:00 -10:00 pm Monday-Thursday Job description: SharkLine supervisors are responsible for the success and management of the university’s annual fund phonathon program Specific responsibilities: Hiring, training, managing, and…


WOW! Get ready for NSU’s Weeks of Welcome – Beginning this Friday

NSU’s Weeks of Welcome is scheduled for Friday, August 19 through Monday, September 5, and you don’t want to miss out! For detailed listing of the events and activities for specific campuses, please visit nova.edu/wow. If you have any questions or want to get involved, please contact the NSU Office of…


Henderson Student Counseling Services – Mid-semester blues RELIEF is here!

NSU provides psychological counseling services to its students FREE of charge.  These services can help you with a wide variety of life issues where additional support and guidance may be beneficial. If at any time you have concerns about anxiety, stress, time management, relationship challenges, substance abuse, depression, suicidal thoughts,…


Show off Your Degree! “Leave Your Mark with the Shark”

Congratulations on your new degree. Celebrate your achievement and legacy at Nova Southeastern University. Honor the lasting memories that have shaped your college experience. This is your chance to leave your indelible mark on a personally engraved brick at the NSU Shark Fountain. Pick the exact spot for your brick,…


International SAS Trip Overview

The week after finals (May 1-7) seven students traveled to Negril, Jamaica on the International Sharks and Service (SAS) Trip. SAS trips are weekend-long or week-long service trips through the Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement. Each of these trips work with a social issue and have student site…


NSU 17th Annual Student Life Achievement Awards – See you April 12

NSU will soon be recognizing its finest during the glitz and glamour of the 17th Annual Student Life Achievement Awards – affectionately known as the “STUEYS.” At 6:00 p.m. on April 12, 2016 in the Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center, the STUEY’s will honor students, faculty, staff, corporate…


It’s Spring and time for FinFest 2016, Now through April 9

Student Activities and SEA Board has planned an eventful week filled with fun and exciting events. This is the perfect time for students to experience traditions and interact with the various organizations at NSU. Don’t miss out! FinFest 2016 Events: Saturday, April 2, 2016 Key West Day Trip Tickets must…


NSU Career Development presents Day in Our City, March 15

The Office of Career Development invites you to spend a day at City Furniture and see the many opportunities available within the organization. Meet a variety of professionals from different areas of Business (Management, HR, Supply Chain etc.) and company culture. Learn the Ins and Outs of the organization and…


Come to the Roller Skating Party, March 12

Come out and enjoy a fun night of roller skating on Saturday, March 12, 2016 from 8:00– 11:00 p.m. at the RecPlex Basketball Courts. For more information, please contact the Office of Student Activities at studentactivities@nova.edu.


Super Shark Think Pink Tailgate – Cancer Awareness Night

Join the Office of Student Success and Super Sharks for a tailgate before the NSU Women’s and Men’s Basketball games. Tailgate will begin at 4:30 pm Don Taft University Center, Spine FREE food and drinks, plus music provided by Radio X “Think Pink” Cancer Awareness Night FREE Pink T-shirts to the…


Don’t Miss out! NSU Outdoor Adventures Program – Upcoming Winter Trips

Join the Office of Recreation and Wellness for this semester’s trips. Paintballing at Extreme Rage Park 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 16 Beach Day at John U Lloyd State Park (including paddle boarding and beach games) 10:00 a.m. *Times and locations subject to change If you would like more information, please…


FAFSA for 2016-2017 Financial Aid Now Available

Students who have not yet completed the 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are encouraged to do so at www.fafsa.gov. The earlier students complete the FAFSA, the better chance they have of receiving the maximum amount of aid for which they may be eligible. 2015 income tax returns…


NSU Students Cope With Exams by petting Dogs & Potbellied Pig

Some NSU students pigged out to cope with their exams, but not the way you may think. Multiple studies have shown that interactions with therapy animals can decrease stress in humans. NSU put this to the test – literally. Wilbur, the potbellied pig and a few of his canine friends…


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