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Welcome Message

Dear NSU Alumni,

The NSU Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for the 2012 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards. Each academic unit at NSU annually recognizes outstanding alumni who have achieved an outstanding record of distinction and accomplishment in their lives, professions and communities. The awards are presented to each award winner by the dean of their respective academic unit during NSU’s premier event, the Celebration of Excellence. The 2012 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards will be presented at the 14th Annual Celebration of Excellence.

To nominate an NSU alumnus/alumna or yourself for the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, simply complete the form and return it along with a professional resume and any additional information you wish to include to: Nova Southeastern University, Alumni Association, Attn: Sara DuCuennois, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796. All nominations must be received by September 28, 2011.

As always, your NSU Alumni Association is here to serve you. For more information please feel free to contact us at with any questions or concerns. I look forward to seeing you at future alumni events!


Paul Sallarulo, M.B.A.
President, National Alumni Association
Nova Southeastern University

Alumni Engagement

NSU has partnered with Performa Higher Education (a market research firm) to design, implement and analyze feedback from all NSU alumni.  Two assessments were completed -- the first in March 2010 and the second annual survey in March 2011.  An executive summary of the results came be found at the link below.

2011 NSU Alumni Outcomes Assessment

Upcoming Alumni Events
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For questions or assistance, please contact your NSU Alumni Association at or (954) 262-2118.

Alumni Reception at the W Fort Lauderdale
Wednesday, September 21
Whiskey Blue Lounge

Alumni Night at Dylan’s Candy Bar
Wednesday, October 4
Dylan’s Candy Bar

Jacsksonville River Cruise
Aboard the Annabelle Lee
Saturday, October 15
Boarding at: the Charthouse Restaurant

News and Upcoming Events
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Hispanic Heritage Month: Sept. 15 – Oct. 15
NSU will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a variety of events and activities designed to raise awareness and honor the rich traditions and culture of Spanish-speaking peoples. For a complete listing of activities, visit w ...

Premier Series Opens with Powerful Drama “Doubt: A Parable”
The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Division of Performing and Visual Arts will open its 2011–2012 Premier Series with performances of Doubt: A Parable at NSU, Sept. 30–Oct. 9. Performances will take place on Fridays ...

Description: Hanbury has a New Facebook Fan Page
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be President of NSU? Then be sure to “Like”  President Hanbury’s Facebook Fan Page and find out what our head Shark is up to! Having a presence on social media is part ...

Description: Artist Guillermo Gómez-Peña comes to NSU for Two Evenings of Exclusive Performances, Presentations
As part of the Distinguished Speakers Series, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will host two consecutive days of unique performing and visual arts events at NSU featuring Guillermo Gómez-Peña. Gómez-Peñ ...
NSU Sharks News
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9.13.2011 | Women's Soccer
No.21 Women’s Soccer to Play Johnson & Wales Wednesday

9.13.2011 | Women's Soccer
Women’s Soccer Ranked in the Top-25

9.13.2011 | Baseball
Mike Fiers Interviewed on

9.12.2011 | Men's Cross Country
NSU WEEKEND RECAP: Soccer Goes 4-0 in Out-of-State Matches

9.12.2011 | Men's Soccer
Quaye named SSC Defensive Player of the Week

9.12.2011 | Women's Soccer
Malin Broberg Named SSC Offensive Player of the Week
Past Alumni Events
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In Memoriam
Eric McAllister, Ph.D. í92, passed away on August 27th, just three days shy of his 87th birthday. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Grace, and seven children and numerous grand and great-grand children.
Shark Tales
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Featured Alumni Spotlight

     Local entrepreneur and culinary student  Kevin Lorren shows off his collection of spice blends that are availabe on line and produce market in Opalocka.       Keith Lorren, M.B.A. ’06, known as the “Spice Dude,” offers a line of spice blends on his website and at a store in Opa-locka. He is finishing classes at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, N.Y., and after winning school competitions in chowder, he has decided to give back by offering a $2,000 cash prize to the winner of his contest seeking the most creative use of any of his spice mixtures. It is open to any student, professional chef or home cook for the next two months and if it is a success he will hold the contest twice a year (apply on his website).

Lorren started out teaching business classes and then followed his passion for cooking; he hopes the prize might help someone else make a life change. Contact him at 954-699-6483 or His spice mixtures are sold on line at and at Country Corner Produce, 15060 22nd Ave., Opa-locka, 786-312-2533

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