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Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796


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Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

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Tag Archives: summer

20th Annual Public Interest Auction, March 15

The Shepard Broad Law Center’s Public Interest Law Society (PILS) invites you to attend its 20th annual Public Interest Auction on Friday, March 15. The auction will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the Law Center’s atrium on NSU’s main campus. In addition to both a silent and live auction,…

SHSS Welcomes Delegation from Beijing Normal University

Honggang Yang, Ph.D., dean of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), along with Tommie Boyd, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of Department of Family Therapy, and Anthony J. DeNapoli, Ed.D., executive director of NSU’s Office of International Affairs, recently welcomed a delegation of scholars from Beijing Normal…

Make NSU’s Library Your One-Stop 2012 Entertainment Spot to Have a Great Summer Without Spending a Dime

Savvy Broward County insiders know the one-stop-spot for FREE summer fun for all ages is Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center. That’s right, we said library! For the 11th year in a row, FREE offerings for youth, teens, families and adults will take place June 10 through Aug. 6 at the Alvin Sherman Library, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr. Blvd. in Davie.

MSC’s Summer Exploration Camp offers full and half day sessions!

Registration is now open for Mailman Segal Center’s Summer Exploration Camp! The camp is for children ages 2-5 years old. The interactive camp offers half day and full day options with three sessions for you to choose from: •    Session Two – Jul. 2 – 20 •    Session Three –…

NSU’s Director of Public Affairs appointed to University of Florida’s Public Relations Advisory Council

Julie Spechler, Nova Southeastern University’s Director of Public Affairs, was recently appointed to the University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications Public Relations Advisory Council.  The Advisory Council is comprised of public relations and marketing professionals from around the nation in corporate, agency, and nonprofit positions. The Council’s purpose…

Join the Next Generation of Research Scientists: Summer Biology Internships Available in Indiana/Austria

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Math, Science, and Technology is now accepting applications for the 2012 Biology Student Internship Program. There are up to two six-week internship positions available at each of the following sites: the Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest in Indiana and the Medical…

Info Session about Human Cadaver Prosection, Biology Internships: Oct. 31

Students interested in obtaining an internship in the biology and/or medical fields next summer are encouraged to attend a special informative session on Monday, Oct. 31,  titled “The Trick to the Treat of Doing a Summer 2012 Internship or Prosection Program.” The event will take place from noon to 12:50…

NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center Announces 2011 Commencement Speakers for May 14

Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center is proud to announce its speakers for the 2011 Law Center Commencement Ceremony. Justice Peggy A. Quince will be the keynote speaker, and will also be awarded an honorary doctor of laws degree. Justice Quince was the first African-American female to be…

Fischler School Offers Study Abroad Program in Sweden

Join NSU for its eighth annual study abroad in Sweden course offered through its Interdisciplinary Arts Master’s Program offered at the Fischler School of Education and Human Services. Work side-by-side with European-trained artists and arts teachers to create an interdisciplinary arts production during this two-week summer course: International Arts &…

Books & Books Coming to Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale, Grand Opening Jan. 13

The Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale, Nova Southeastern University is pleased to announce that Books & Books, one of the nation’s most well-respected bookstores, has entered into an agreement with NSU to bring noted authors, books, and programming to the Museum.  With the addition of a café with sandwiches…

International Institute for Franchise Education Hosts Brazilian Delegation

The International Institute for Franchise Education (IIFE) recently hosted 13 executives from Brazil for an introductory visit to the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship. Dennis Dannacher, Executive Director of Enrollment Services in the Huizenga Business School, showed a video about NSU and answered questions about the degree programs. Cheryl R….

August Health Tip

This month’s health tip relates to protection from the harms of South Florida sun. Although July was the UV Safety Month, here in South Florida we are exposed to intense sun nearly all year round. This tip is supplied to us by “Better You from Blue.” Enjoy the rest of…

Tweens Make A Splash at NSU’s Library

This summer, tweens ages 9-12 made a splash at NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library during the 9th Annual Summer Reading Program. The weekly Totally Tweens program covered topics ranging from manatees, to bubbles, to weather. Participants personalized hats to help protect from the summer sun, learned about watercolors from a professional…

July Health Tip

Safe Summertime Fun Tips from the Center for Disease Control Summer brings thoughts of freedom, relaxation, exploration, and being closer to nature. Whether you’re relaxing in the backyard, turning up your garden, enjoying the pool, or exploring the great outdoors, the Center for Disease Control offers some tips to help…

Children Celebrate Summer with Music and Dance at NSU’s Library

This summer, children have been beating the heat with music and dance programs at NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. On June 24, Silly Stories with The Shermanettes presented special guest musician Matthew Sabatella, who was named Best Acoustic Performer by the New Times Broward/Palm Beach. He performed classic American songs. On…

Cha Cha Dance Lessons Begin July 19

Campus Recreation’s summer Ballroom Dance Lessons continue on July 19 with the introduction of Cha Cha lessons.  The session is four weeks in duration and the one-hour classes will be held at the RecPlex in multipurpose room No. 2 beginning at 8 p.m.     Richard and Karen Campbell will be teaching…

NSU Creates Summer Program for Haitian Teens Living in South Florida After Devastating Earthquake

To continue to acclimate Haitian students displaced by the earthquake to South Florida schools, NSU is part of a collaboration on a free summer program called Literary Initiative for Empowerment, or L.I.F.E.

Fischler Works with Attorney General to Host Free Cybersafety Web Presentation, June 2

As the school year comes to an end, many children will spend their summer vacation at home unsupervised while their parents are at work. More kids than ever will be online, chatting with “friends” on social networking sites, playing games, surfing the web, and texting with cell phones. To help inform parents,…

Study Abroad in Sweden This Summer During “International Arts & Culture Infusion”

The NSU community is invited to study abroad in Sweden this summer as part of the eighth annual course offered by NSU’s Fischler School of Education and Human Services and its Interdisciplinary Arts Master’s Program. Undergraduate and graduate students can earn between 3 and 6 credits while working side-by-side with…

Want to Become a Dean or University President? Fischler Leadership Institute is Conduit to These Goals

NSU’s Fischler School of Education and Human Services is proud to announce that the Seventh Annual Institute for Public Policy and Executive Leadership in Higher Education (IPPEL) is scheduled for July 18 to 31, 2010. Thoroughly grounded in college and university management, leadership, and public policy, this Institute is designed…