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NSU University School Students Selected to Participate in Prestigious All-State Chorus

NSU University School is proud to have three Upper School students selected to participate in the prestigious 2019 All-State Reading Chorus hosted by the Florida Vocal Association. NSU University School had the most students selected from any Broward County private and/or public school. Congratulations to seniors Nicolas Barron, Jared Cohen,…


NSU University School Shark Bots Team Places 5th Overall in Regional Robotics Tournament

Congratulations to the NSU University School Lower School Shark Bots team members and coaches who took home 5th place in the region at the recent VEX Robotics IQ Challenge Tournament in Miami. Out of 33 teams, one of the Shark Bots teams advanced to the Final round in the Robot…


NSU University School Students Participate in “Recruit A Shark Day”

Select NSU University School juniors and seniors recently participated in NSU’s “Recruit A Shark Day” at the Don Taft University Center on the NSU campus. Students used their networking skills to interact with representatives from prestigious organizations and companies including Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, Feeding South Florida, Disney, Miami-Dade Police…


NSU University School Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

NSU University School is proud to congratulate the 12th grade students who were named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program! These are high school seniors who scored in the top percentile in the nation on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).  Michael Gonzalez • Aidan Greenstein…


NSU University School Sophomore Helps Start New Butterfly Garden

NSU University School’s latest student-driven project that benefits the entire school is our butterfly garden and vivarium. They are located just outside of the Middle School but all NSU University School students in grades junior kindergarten through 12th grade will have the opportunity to experience and interact with the garden…


NSU University School Welcomes New Directors

NSU University School is proud and excited to welcome three new distinguished directors. The new Upper School, Lower School, and Instructional Technology Directors are bringing their enthusiasm and passion for education to continue to enhance the innovative academic programs at NSU University School. Matthew Laliberte, Ph.D., NSU University School’s new…


Back to School Excitement at NSU University School

Back to school excitement is in the air for NSU University School’s Sharks! Students in junior kindergarten through 12th grade have headed back to school for a new school year that will surely be filled with innovative classroom lessons, engaging student activities, and excitement as students forge lasting friendships with…


NSU’s University School Robotic Head Coach was Selected as Super Teacher of the Week

NSU’s University School Robotic Head Coach and Teacher Erick Weidenboerner, was selected as this week’s super teacher. Mr. Weidenboerner’s award-winning robotics program teaches his students critical-thinking, problem-solving, and team work. Last week, NSU University School Sharks Robotics teams won two special awards at the 2018 Florida State High School VEX Robotics Competition in Tampa,…


NSU University School Athlete Named 2018 Florida Mr. Basketball

Vernon Carey Jr., a junior at NSU University School of Ft. Lauderdale, has been named the 2018 Florida Dairy Farmers Mr. Basketball following a final round of voting by a statewide panel of high school basketball coaches and media representatives. Carey, who earlier this month was named the Class 5A…


NSU University School Senior Named Semi-Finalist in Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology

The Siemens Foundation recently announced that NSU University School Senior Vladimir Zeltsman was a semi-finalist for the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology, the nation’s premier research competition for high school students. Zeltsman’s project was selected out of more than 1860 submitted this year. His entry aims to develop…


NSU University School Students Win Top Awards at Prestigious Art Competition

Congratulations to Sydney Bonchick, Taylor Davidson, and Selin Kilinc who won top awards at the Congressional Art Competition Awards Ceremony this month. Sydney won first place , Selin won second place, and Taylor Davidson won best painting award. With more than 250 entries and only 15 total awards given in…


NSU University School Celebrates Diversity

Students at NSU University School recently had the chance to visit around the world – but not in 80 days. The Lower School held its annual Cultural Unity Fair, during which parent volunteers came in to share their unique backgrounds with the students. Adam Carswell, director of the Lower School, said…


18 Cappie Nominations for NSU University School Students

Congratulations to our talented NSU University students who received 18 Cappie nominations for their incredible performance of Fiddler on the Roof! We are so proud of our Sharks. The Cappies celebrate outstanding achievement in high school theatre and criticism. Nominations are made by student critics from participating schools who attend…


NSU University School Students Participate in National Biomechanics Day

NSU University School-Upper School students enjoyed working with NSU faculty in the university’s first ever National Biomechanics Day! The event took place at the NSU Exercise and Sports Medicine lab. The students were divided into three groups and rotated between three lab stations which consisted of: (1) Making their own…


NSU University School Junior Achievement Fellows Earn Top Awards in Final Competition of the Year

Congratulations to the NSU University School Junior Achievement Fellows who brought home top awards from the JA Fellows Annual Competition! The team, named Alpha Necessities, won first place for Best Trade Booth Display, second place for Company of the Year, and third place for their Annual Report. The team’s product,…


NSU Discounts Available for Spring Break Camp

Camp Nova’s Spring Break Camp is open to students in Kindergarten to grade 8 and runs from April 10-14. Campers can enjoy a full week of camp or sign up for only the days they want to attend. Each day will be an off-campus field trip to a fun-filled destination….


Celebrating 50 Years of Teaching

With 50 years of teaching experience, NSU University School faculty member, Arnold Miller has embarked on a journey many have only imagined. Born and raised in New York, Miller always knew his calling was to teach. As an adolescent, he was active in boy scouts and enjoyed teaching Indian lore…


Summer Fun at Camp Nova

Camp Nova at NSU University School is a place where campers experience a summer full of smiles, laughs, fun with new friends, and plenty of good memories. Students can spend their summer mastering the art of archery, learning martial arts, grooving to the music in dance, exploring hands-on engineering challenges,…


NSU University School’s Math Team Excels at Prestigious Competition

Congratulations to the NSU University School Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Algebra 2, and Geometry Math Teams who recently ranked in the top 20 in the nation at the Florida Association of Mu Alpha Theta Math Competition! In addition to these awards, overall, the Math Team ranked 12th, out of more than 50…


NSU University School Early College Acceptances: Class of 2017

NSU University School is excited to share its Class of 2017 Early College Acceptances! Harvard University, Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, Brown University, Dartmouth College, and MIT are just a few of the schools where our Sharks have proudly been accepted. Click here to view the full list.


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