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NSU Hosts “Make an Impact with the Law and Medicine Day” Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, FL – An Interdisciplinary Program “Make an Impact with Law and Medicine Day” introduced more than 40 South Florida high school students from historically underrepresented backgrounds to a wide variety of medical and legal practices. The program is designed to empower students to recognize health…


NSU Launches First-of-its-kind Artificial Intelligence Bot to Help Students, Faculty and Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Amazon may have Alexa, but Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has Julie! NSU’s Office of Innovation and Technology has developed and debuted “Julie” to its students, faculty and staff. Julie is an artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot that was designed to help the NSU community…


NSU Researchers Uncover Genetic Marker, Predictor of Early Relapse in Pediatric ALL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) researchers recently discovered that by testing the level of NER (nucleotide excision repair) gene expression, pediatric oncologists can determine the likelihood of early relapse (less than three years) in their acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) patients. This is a…


NSU Surges into Top-10 of National Rankings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, Mo. –Following an upset of then-No. 12 Barry, along with a sound 19-point win at Embry-Riddle, Nova Southeastern has jumped all the way to No. 9 in this week’s National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) poll, released Tuesday afternoon. Slotted at No. 17 a week…


Florida Power & Light Program Provides Significant Savings to Nova Southeastern University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – For many years, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has been participating in the Florida Power & Light Thermal Energy Storage (TES) Program. This program provides financial incentives for organizations to operate in an efficient manner, using every opportunity to reduce the use of electricity…


Nova Southeastern University Receives $8.5 Million Grant from Department of Defense for Second Phase of Gulf War Illness Research

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded an $8.5 million grant to an Nova Southeastern University (NSU) research team led by Nancy Klimas, M.D., for establishment of National Clinical Trials and Interventions Consortium. The Gulf War Illness Clinical Trials and Interventions Consortium (GWICTIC) will serve as…


2019 Catch and Release Scholarship Fishing Tournament Fast Approaching

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   VISIT THE TOURNAMENT WEBSITE (Information & Registration)   The NSU Scholarship Fishing Tournament was created as a way to help provide financial assistance to qualified students so they can follow their educational dreams. The proceeds from the tournament help fund scholarships that attract, retain, encourage and support…


NSU’S Lifelong Learning Institute to Host Former Chief Interpreter for Mikhail Gorbachev

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Lifelong Learning Institute will present “Negotiating the End of the Cold War: Lessons for Today” with speaker Pavel Palazhchenko. The seminar will take place on Friday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the university’s Knight Auditorium, in…


NSU Names Leonard Pounds Vice President of Clinical Operations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) announces that Leonard Pounds, M.S. has been named the university’s vice president of Clinical Operations. As the VP of Clinical Operations, he will oversee all clinic operations, including the revenue cycle. Mr. Pounds will work to enhance the patient…


Nova Southeastern University Eliminating the Use of Plastic Straws

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Joining an ever-growing list of corporations, organizations and municipalities that are taking steps to reduce their dependency on single-use plastics, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will be eliminating the use of plastic straws, first at it’s Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus, then the other NSU…


BREAKING NEWS – WINNERS NAMED IN 2018 SHARK RACE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    ** BREAKING NEWS ** BREAKING NEWS **   The DeSantis and Nelson Sharks Have Won NSU’s Shark Race to the Governor’s Mansion and U.S. Senate     FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – The results are in. With just a few days before the 2018 Midterm Elections, Nova Southeastern University’s…


NSU Researcher Part of Team That Conducted Genome-Wide Study of Tigers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – They are one of the most majestic and, at the same time, threatened animals on the planet – tigers. Some estimates put the total number of tigers in the wild at just around 4,000. While there have been conservation efforts for many years,…


NSU Using Mako Sharks to Predict Winner of Florida Governor’s Race and Race for U.S. Senate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) shark researchers are at it again! Off their stunningly successful Shark Race to the White House in 2016, which was one of the only polls to correctly predict the next President of the United States, researchers at NSU’s Guy…


NSU Joins with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. to Help Restore Coral Reefs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – It’s a partnership made in the ocean. For more than five decades, scientists at Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography have dedicated themselves to researching and better understanding coral reefs around the world. Similarly, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings,…


NSU’S College of Business to Participate in Women in Entrepreneurship Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship is participating in Women in Entrepreneurship Week October 13-20, an international collaboration of Colleges and Universities in 32 countries and 45 states. The goal is to provide opportunities and events designed…


Nova Southeastern University To Welcome Local High School Students for Cybersecurity Month Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – There’s no way to escape it – we’re all interconnected via our electronic devices. And while our mobile phones, smart watches and tablets are allowing us to communicate in ways never before imagined, criminals are also drawn to these platforms as it…


NSU to Serve as an Early Voting Site for the 2018 General Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will serve as an early voting location for the 2018 general election. Early voting will take place in Broward County from October 22 through November 4. Registered voters will have the opportunity to cast their ballot in the H….


Nova Southeastern University to Host Annual A Day for Children Health Fair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will once again welcome families to its annual “A Day for Children” free health fair, Sunday, Oct. 21 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Children ages 15 years and younger (including infants and toddlers), along with their families, are…


Nova Southeastern University to Host Annual Sallarulo’s Race for Champions on November 3

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Calling all runners, walkers and guests who just want to enjoy the festivities! The highly anticipated Sallarulo’s Race for Champions 5K Run/Walk and Carnival of Champions is set for Saturday, November 3. Hosted by Special Olympics Florida – Broward County, its largest event…


NSU Moves Up Seven Spots on the U.S. News & World Report 2019 Best Colleges List

According to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Colleges lit, many Florida universities improved their rankings. Nova Southeastern University is ranked 191, up seven spots from the 2018 rankings. To read the full article, click on the link below: Florida Universities Get Higher Marks on U.S. News Rankings  |…