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Welcome NSU Grads
Go Sharks!
As the 2012 Commencement season comes to a close, we welcome our newest members into the NSU Alumni Association. You now join a proud network of over 150,000 graduates. We look forward to meeting you at an upcoming program!

Let's Get Social!
Let's Get Social! You may already be connecting with the NSU Alumni Association and your fellow graduates on Facebook and LinkedIn. But did you know we recently launched a Twitter site?
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Upcoming Alumni Events
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For questions or assistance, please email your NSU Alumni Association or call (954) 262-2118.
Shepard Broad Law Center and Tampa Law Alumni Chapter Reception
Friday, July 27
NSU Tampa Student Educational Center
Orlando Alumni Reception
Friday, August 3
Peabody Hotel
DC Metro Area Happy Hour
Tuesday, August 7
Harth (at Tyson's McLean/Hilton)
Alumni Night at Mens Soccer
Friday, August 30
NSU Soccer Complex
Atlanta Alumni Chapter Happy Hour
Friday, August 31
TAP – Midtown Atlanta
Be Inspired! Exhibition Opens
Saturday, September 8
Museum of Art|Fort Lauderdale
Socialize at the Sagamore
Friday-September 21-Sunday, September 23
The Sagamore Resort
Meet Me Downtown Kickoff
Wednesday, September 12
O Lounge at YOLO

News & Upcoming Events
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News & Upcoming Events
Complimentary Valet Parking for Patients at NSU's Ziff Center Begins in August
Beginning Monday, August 6, 2012, parking at the Dental, Physical Rehabilitation (physical therapy and occupational therapy), Optometry and Medical clinics located in  the Sanford L. Ziff Center, will be complimentary valet parki ...
NSU to Host Florida Senatorial Debate in October
The successful statewide partnership that produced historic candidate debates in 2004, 2006, 2008 and 2010 is back—this time to help Floridians choose their next U.S. Senator. "Decision 2012: Before You Vote," a project cr...
iShark Mobile App Update Soon Available! iShark Mobile App Update Soon Available!
NSU's iShark mobile app is adding two new features to the application. Beginning July 2012, those with iShark on their mobile devices will have access to the NextBus and Giving to NSU icons. NextBus is the university...

University School
University School Student is an Olympic Swimming Hopeful University School Student is an Olympic Swimming Hopeful
University School of NSU student Emily Kopas is fifteen years old, making her one of the youngest athletes who will compete in the 2012 Olympic swim trials. "I'm just a rookie, trying to do my best and see what happens,"...
University School Teacher Recognized for Making a Difference University School Teacher Recognized for Making a Difference
University School of NSU advanced placement physics teacher Rafael Arechabaleta is one of five educators to receive the Northwestern University Distinguished Secondary Teacher Award. Arechabaleta was selected from a pool of ...
Sun Sentinel Features University School's Renaissance Research & Role-Playing Project Sun Sentinel Features University School's Renaissance Research & Role-Playing Project
University School of NSU's Middle School students were recently featured in the Sun Sentinel for proving that a five-week Renaissance history unit requiring research, creative writing and demonstrations of mastery can be tons of ...

Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale
Museum of Art Seeks Volunteers
The Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale is currently recruiting Volunteers to assist in the art galleries. Enjoy being around the art and visitors while serving community service hours or being part of our Volunteer team. We can pro ...
Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale – Check out Membership Benefits
Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale Benefits With Shark ID or NSU affiliate card you'll get FREE general admission to the Museum of Art except for special ticketed exhibitions (Offering of the Angels: Paintings and Tapestries from ...

Community News
Special Olympics Honors its Top Broward County Award Winners for 2012 Special Olympics Honors its Top Broward County Award Winners for 2012
Special Olympics Broward County recently hosted its 2012 annual awards ceremony recognizing all of the athletes, sponsors, volunteers and friends that have helped the organization continue its effort to provide FREE serv ...
Broward Sheriff's Office Awarded NSU's Quality of Life 'Outstanding Community Partner of the Year' Broward Sheriff's Office Awarded NSU's Quality of Life "Outstanding Community Partner of the Year"
Nova Southeastern University President/CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., along with Quality of Life Chair Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., recently recognized the Broward Sherriff's Office (BSO) as the “Quality of Lif ...
Nursing student at NSU’s Fort Myers SEC saves baby Nursing student at NSU’s Fort Myers SEC saves baby
Nursing student at NSU's Fort Myers Student Education Center, Shawna Storozuck, recently put her CPR skills to the test and, in doing so, saved a boy's life. "This was my first time on a live person," she exclaimed, "My window ...
Armed Encounters Task Force Presents at the Quality of Life Council Armed Encounters Task Force Presents at the Quality of Life Council
Nova Southeastern University, in conjunction with the Broward County Sheriff's Office, have begun a research project – Armed Encounters. The goal of the Armed Encounters project is to gather specific tactical detai ...
Summer Programs offered at NSU's Library – Have a Great Summer Without Spending a Dime Summer Programs offered at NSU's Library – 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 NSU's Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center. That's right, we said library! For the 11th year in a row, F ...
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: ...

NSU Achievements
NSU Achievements
Business Professor Gives Lectures While on Sabbatical in Asia Business Professor Gives Lectures While on Sabbatical in Asia
Bahaudin Mujtaba, D.B.A., professor of management and international management at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, is doing research as part of his sabbatical in South and East Asian count ...
NSU Student Selected to Receive Two Prestigious Awards NSU Student Selected to Receive Two Prestigious Awards
Maria Espinola, M.S., doctoral student at Nova Southeastern University's Center for Psychological Studies (CPS), will receive two prestigious awards at the 120th American Psychological Association (APA) Annual Convention ...
Business Professor Presents to Florida Business Travelers Association Business Professor Presents to Florida Business Travelers Association
Albert Williams, Ph.D., chair for economics and finance in the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, recently gave a presentation to the Florida Business Travelers Association (FBTA). The topic ...
Ceremony Recognizes Scholarship Recipients, Donors Ceremony Recognizes Scholarship Recipients, Donors
The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences hosted a ceremony and reception at NSU on Apr. 26 honoring undergraduate students who earned a variety of memorial and recognition scholarships offered by the college and NSU. ...
Making the Cut: Students Selected for Prestigious Prosection Program Making the Cut: Students Selected for Prestigious Prosection Program
Four students from the Farquhar College of Arts of Sciences have been selected to participate in the International Human Cadaver Prosection Program at the Indiana University School of Medicine—Northwest (IUSM-NW) in ...
NSU's Jacksonville SEC wins Medical Challenge Bowl NSU's Jacksonville SEC wins Medical Challenge Bowl
NSU's Jacksonville Student Education Center recently won the 2012 National Medical Challenge Bowl at the Annual American Academy of Physician Assistants Conference in Toronto, Ontario. NSU's Jacksonville PA students competed a ...
SHSS Student Founds Organization to Foster Teen Leaders and Hosts Gala Event SHSS Student Founds Organization to Foster Teen Leaders and Hosts Gala Event
Edwina A. Ward, graduate student in the Master of Arts in Cross-disciplinary Studies program in the Department of Multidisciplinary Studies (DMS) at the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), is the Founder an ...
Sun Sentinel Features University School's Renaissance Research & Role-Playing Project SHSS Faculty and Student Present at the Winds of Change Conference in Ottawa
James Hibel, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), and DFT doctoral student Michelle Manley, M.S., presented at the Winds ...
37 NSU Research Projects Receive President's Faculty Research and Development Grant 37 NSU Research Projects Receive President's Faculty Research and Development Grant
The 13th annual President's Faculty Research and Development Grant (PFRDG) and 10th annual Quality of Life awards ceremony and reception were held in the Don Taft University Center on May 23. During the ceremony, Nov ...
Oceanographic Center Research Scientist Serves on International Expert Panel Discussing Marine Mammals Oceanographic Center Research Scientist Serves on International Expert Panel Discussing Marine Mammals
Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center Research Scientist David Kerstetter, Ph.D. served on an international expert panel at the 63rd Annual Tuna Conference held during May 21-24 at the UCLA Lake Arrowhead C ...
Research Paper Co-Authored by GSCIS & Business School Professors Accepted into Prestigious Journal
A paper by Yair Levy, Ph.D., associate professor at the Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences, Michelle M. Ramim, Ph.D., part-time professor at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, and Raym ...

NSU Sharks News
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Athletics
Swimming's Simpson to Compete at 2012 Olympics Swimming's Simpson to Compete at 2012 Olympics
Esau Simpson, a member of the Nova Southeastern swimming and diving team, has been selected to represent his home country of Grenada at the 2012 Summer Olympics hosted in London, England. Simpson is slated to compete in t ...
Gittings Selected as the SSC Female Athlete of the Year Gittings Selected as the SSC Female Athlete of the Year
Nova Southeastern junior women's golfer Abbey Gittings has been selected as the 2011-12 Sunshine State Conference Female Athlete of the Year, as announced by the conference office on Monday, Jun. 25. A native of Tamworth, Engla ...
102 Sharks Named to SSC Spring Honor Roll 102 Sharks Named to SSC Spring Honor Roll
A total of 102 Nova Southeastern student-athletes have been named to the Sunshine State Conference Spring Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office on Thursday, Jun. 21. In order to qualify for the Commissioner's Spri ...
No. 1 Ben Taylor Announced to 2012 All-Nicklaus Team No. 1 Ben Taylor Announced to 2012 All-Nicklaus Team
Nova Southeastern men's No. 1 golfer, Benjamin Taylor (So., Leatherhead, England), has been selected to the 2012 All-Nicklaus Team as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America, which recognizes players from Division I ...
Sharks Sports Wrap segment Moves to 9 a.m. Every Saturday on 640 Sports Sharks Sports Wrap segment Moves to 9 a.m. Every Saturday on 640 Sports
The Sharks Sports Wrap, NSU's athletics weekly radio show, is moving up to 9 a.m. every Saturday on 640 Sports, the home of NSU athletics. In this week's episode, Tony Segreto interviews coaches and players, highlighting spor ...

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Giving to NSU
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