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NSU “Green Sharks” Host Earth Day Event with South Florida’s Sustainable Companies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FT. LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. ––Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) “Green Sharks” student sustainability club is hosting an Earth Day event to create awareness about sustainable companies in South Florida. More than 30 organizations, not-for-profits, government agencies, businesses, and NSU organizations will be at NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library quad on…


Miami-Based de la Cruz Collection Art Exhibit at Nova Southeastern University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. –– Renowned throughout South Florida and the international art scene, the de la Cruz Collection presents “Pink Powder”, on view now through May 15 at the Adolfo and Marisela Cotilla Gallery inside the Alvin Sherman Library at Nova Southeastern University (NSU). The exhibit, which is…


Nova Southeastern University Honors Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Events for the South Florida Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) by celebrating and learning about Hispanic culture through a variety of activities. NSU enjoys its cultural diversity and is proud to be a leader in providing higher…


Miami-Based de la Cruz Collection Showcases Art Exhibit at Nova Southeastern University

FT. LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. –– Renown throughout South Florida and the international art scene, Rosa and Carlos de la Cruz will present “Selections from the de la Cruz Collection” at the Adolfo and Marisela Cotilla Gallery inside Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Alvin Sherman Library. The exhibit will be free and open…


NSU Alvin Sherman Library Team Marched in Orange Blossom Parade

An NSU team representing the Alvin Sherman Library marched in the “Town of Davie’s 77th Annual Orange Blossom Parade” on Saturday morning, February 22. Carrying a banner to promote the NSU Alvin Sherman Library, they wore t-shirts with purple hearts. The parade theme honored the Armed Forces and acknowledged Davie…


Nova Southeastern University Celebrates 50th Anniversary

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla.– February 19, 2014 – More than 750 community leaders, philanthropists, university executives, faculty and students recently gathered at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) to celebrate the university’s golden anniversary. The Celebration of Excellence event raised more than $100,000 to fund scholarships for students. Guests enjoyed a special performance by…


Winifred and Joseph Amaturo to be Honored by NSU with President’s Award for Excellence in Community Service

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla.- January 6, 2014 – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President George L. Hanbury, Ph.D., will present the President’s Award for Excellence in Community Service to philanthropists Winifred and Joseph Amaturo at the university’s annual Celebration of Excellence event on Feb. 1, 2014. This year’s event has special significance as…


Brad Meltzer NY Times Bestselling Author Launches new Children’s Book Series at Sherman Library, Jan. 18

The Alvin Sherman Library will be holding a book signing event for Brad Meltzer on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 3:15 pm  for his launch of his new children’s book series.  Meltzer’s new book series tells the real life story of ordinary people who changed the world beginning with Abraham Lincoln,…


NSU Exhibit spotlights the ‘French Anne Frank’

The Sun-Sentinel featured an article on its website spotlighting the “Hélène Berr, A Stolen Life” exhibit. The exhibit will run through January 7 and is on display in the gallery at Nova Southeastern University’s Alvin Sherman Library in Davie. Berr, who has been referred to as the ‘French Anne Frank’,…


Career Development Presents,“Wonder Women” Nov. 19

The Office of Career Development will host a seminar entitled, “Wonder Women,” on Tuesday,  Nov. 19 from Noon-1 p.m. in the Alvin Sherman Library, 2nd Floor, Cotilla Gallery. This event will feature women from the FBI, USMC, Enterprise Holdings, and NSU. To read biographies, visit www.nova.edu/career/wonderwomen. Space is limited! RSVP…


NSU honors U.S. Veterans by hosting Freedom Fest, Nov. 16

NSU will be honoring our nation’s veterans by hosting the inaugural Freedom Fest on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. The event will be held on the Sherman Library Quad on NSU main campus. Freedom Fest was created and founded by the Heroes Entering Life’s Opportunities (H.E.L.O.) Foundation, whose…


Nova Southeastern University Honors Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Events for the South Florida Community

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will recognize Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15) by celebrating and learning about the Hispanic culture through a variety of activities. A listing of events is below. For the most current information and updates, visit: www.nova.edu/hispanicheritage COST: Unless otherwise noted, all events…


Find a New Favorite at NSU Library’s Used Book, CD & DVD Sale, Ends Nov. 2

Deals on pre-owned textbooks, fiction and nonfiction hardcover and paperbacks, children’s books, CDs, DVDs, and video cassettes will be available at the 18th Semi-Annual Used Book Sale, hosted at NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. Come find a new favorite, with prices to satisfy any budget. Remember, the sale only happens twice…


RSVP NOW to Attend NSU’s 2013 Faculty Reception, Oct. 15

NSU Faculty members are invited to attend the 12th Annual Faculty Reception and Exhibit: Nature, Symbolism, Mysticism, and Color, hosted by NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library on Oct. 15 from 4 – 6 p.m. in the library’s Second Floor Cotilla Gallery. As a premier event for the faculty, this is a…


Hispanic Heritage Month continues at NSU; Sherman Library hosts Tango from Streets of Buenos Aires


Alvin Sherman Library wants to get kids ready for Back to School…

Become more familiar with Alvin Sherman Library’s vast selection of online resources which can lead to a more successful school year for you and your children. These resources can help with research projects, homework, and test-taking.  It is simple to find reliable information from your home computer any time; day…


Local Jazz Lovers Flock to Library Concert Series, Ends July 28

Nearly 100 South Florida jazz fans helped kick off the Alvin Sherman Library’s 2013 Summer Jazz Series June 30 in the intimate, art-filled, newly renovated Cotilla Gallery. The free one-hour concert featured Chicago vocalist Terry Sullivan, accompanied by local masters Frank Carmelitano on guitar and Don Coffman on bass. The…


SAVE THE DATE – Quality of Life Council

Please save the date for our inaugural 2013 Quality of Life Celebration of Community Research.  This event will highlight our 2013 award winners and past QOL award winners who, in collaboration with their Broward County community partners, have made an impact through community-based applied research.  The event will take place…


Rock the Night Away with the Circle of Friends, May 18

Step back in time to the 50’s and 60’s with the Circle of Friends of NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library as they ‘ROCK the NIGHT AWAY’ on Saturday, May 18. Remember how much fun those ‘sock hops’ were?! Join us for a classic 50’s type dinner; listen and dance to classic…


We “geek” National Library Week, Ends April 20

In celebration of National Library Week (April 14 -20) keep your eye out for a new “geek” campaign designed to generate awareness of the Alvin Sherman Library (ASL) and its commitment to community. The campaign features key individuals and organizations who understand the library’s role in helping to shape futures…