Student Events and Activities Board
About the SEA Board
As the premier student run programming board at Nova Southeastern University, the mission of the Student Events and Activities Board (S.E.A. Board) is to be a student-led organization that enhances and engages the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Community by providing a variety of social, cultural, and traditional events. S.E.A. Board is dedicated to creating a strong campus community, by engaging students through diverse events and providing leadership opportunities.
SEA Board has ten student workers who lead the planning of the events, two programming assistants who assist with the day to day tasks, and many other student volunteers who help make the events successful.
Programming Board Positions
SEA Board loves our volunteers! Vice President of Membership keeps track of all our wonderful volunteers and set up bi weekly meetings, keeping everyone informed on upcoming opportunities to volunteer at events and discussing possible program ideas. Hosting Picnic on the Patio a traditional Week of Welcome event is also hosted by the VP of Membership where students are invited to enjoy a free lunch while enjoying music, friends and fun.
Publicizing is of key importance to all events through SEA Board. It allows students of NSU to be informed about all of our upcoming events. This position creates all publicity through posters, flyers, handbills, and other creative ideas. This position works will all SEA Board members to make sure the events are publicized and the NSU students are aware of the upcoming events.
Traditions run deep here at Nova, and as the Vice President of Traditions, this position plans and executes many of our traditions. From working with clubs and organizations, to outside vendors, they do it all! A few traditional events that you can look forward to include Sharkapalooza, Homecoming Week, Crunch Brunch, Welcome Back Carnival, and NSU?s Got Talent. Sharkapalooza is planned the first Friday of the fall semester where you can enjoy free food, local vendors, novelties, and learn how to get involved on campus. Crunch Bruch is hosted the Monday of finals week each semester and features a game show and free breakfast. Welcome Back Carnival is held winter semester and is co-sponsored with SEA Thursday. NSUs Got Talent is NSU?s version of America's Got Talent where students can compete for money for their organizations account.
This chair decides what hit movie will be shown each month to our campus community. Cinema Tuesdays are scheduled at the beginning of the month on Tuesday at various locations on campus. This is where the NSU community is invited to watch a featured movie that may not have been released on DVD yet or a classic film. At this event you can also enjoy free food and beverages. Take time away from your busy schedules to relax and enjoy some free entertainment.
Who says there is nothing to do on campus? Entertainment Chair hosts exciting events for our students to enjoy, from signers, magicians and more! With entertainment events hosted by SEA Board NSU students can enjoy fun on campus activities such as Fall Extravaganza, comedy acts, games or anything students are requesting. These events usually have free food and giveaway items. Make sure you come out and enjoy the many entertainment events that will take place on campus throughout the semester.
SEA Thursday chair has the privilege of hosting our weekly SEA Thursday event. Where are you every Thursday from noon to 1:00pm? You should be at SEA Thursday! SEA Thursdays are every Thursday from noon to 1:00 p.m., where the campus gathers for free food, music, and activities at the Don Taft University Center. Different organizations provide food, information, and fun, while RadioX is present for entertainment. There are always giveaways to take with you! If you are interested in signing up your organization to participate in SEA Thursday, log onto the OrgSync Web site, (hyperlink http://www.orgsync.com/) go to your organization's forms, and complete the SEA Thursday Tabling Form.
Trips and Recreation Events
Trips & Recreation Chair plans multiple events over the semester which allows students a chance to get off campus and enjoy a day away. SEA Board ventures to different parks to experience things such as Busch Gardens, Halloween Horror Nights and other events. Tickets are often offered to all NSU students at a discount while transportation to and from the trip is provided. Recreational events range from pool parties, a trip to the Florida Keys and much more. Looking to get off campus? Take a trip with SEA Board and enjoy the get-away!
Multicultural Chair plans multiple events throughout the semester for students to enjoy. Multicultural events offer the NSU community a look into the diverse population that inhabits its campus. Food, music and information on other cultures is offered through on campus events that are held once a month. Past events have included Que Viva Mexico to celebrate Mexico's independence as well as African Student Day to celebrate cultures that may not be well known on campus.
Many of SEA Boards special events include collaborating with other organizations to assist them in planning of future events. They Special Events Chair will host a combination of events ranging from novelties, comedians, and other activities that students would like on campus. Fall semester Special Events and VP of Traditions will combine forces to bring Spring Fling Week to campus filled with novelties, games and entertainment free to all NSU students.
Caleb Filis-Aime: Programming Assistant
Alysia McKenna: Programming Assistant
Looking to become more involved with SEA Board? We would love your help! We are always looking for volunteers to help set up and run events! Make sure to attend our meetings that happen every other Monday from noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Rosenthal Student Center, Room 200. Don’t forget to like us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well as check us out on OrgSync. If you have any questions or comments, please email SEA-Board@nova.edu or call the office at (954) 262- 7223. Feel free to come visit us in the SEA Board office located in the Office of Student Activities at the Don Taft University Center.
SEA Board asks that all NSU students bring their SharkCard to get into the events. See you at the events sharks!