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Apr 27, 2015, 16:02 ET
Celebrating at the naming ceremony of NSU's Robert S. Lafferty Sr. Central Energy Plant are (from l. to r.) Chip Lafferty, chief executive officer, Hill York; Mary Jean Lafferty, Chip's wife; Lauren Alfino, a freshman majoring in marine biology and first recipient of the Charles W. Daniels Endowed Scholarship, Dr. George L. Hanbury ll, NSU president and CEO; Joan Lafferty, Robert's wife; Robert S. Lafferty Jr., Chairman, Hill York; and Robert W. Lafferty Jr.

Nova Southeastern University Names Central Energy Plant for Hill York's Robert S. Lafferty Sr.

 As Fort Lauderdale temperatures rose into the mid 90s, the family of Robert S. Lafferty Sr. gathered today at Nova Southeastern University's...

Apr 09, 2015, 14:26 ET

Dr. H. Thomas Temple Named Senior Vice President of Translational Research and Economic Development at Nova Southeastern University

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., recently announced the appointment of H. Thomas Temple,...

Apr 03, 2015, 09:24 ET

Nova Southeastern University Announces Three New Colleges to Benefit Students and Meet Market Demand

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., announced that the university's Board of Trustees created...

Mar 25, 2015, 13:00 ET

Nova Southeastern University Appoints Kelly Gregg as Vice President for Clinical Operations

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., recently announced the appointment of Kelly Gregg as vice...

Mar 24, 2015, 14:00 ET

NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine's Biomedical Informatics Program Ranks 6th Nationally

The Biomedical Informatics Program at Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) College of Osteopathic Medicine was recently ranked No. 6 out of the top...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

NSU University School Appoints William Kopas as Head of School

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) president and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., announced the appointment of NSU University School Upper School...

Mar 12, 2015, 12:31 ET
Lionfish off S. Florida Coast

Nova Southeastern University Researchers Discover Hurricanes Helped Accelerate Spread of Lionfish

 Just when you thought hurricanes couldn't get any scarier, think again. Their names roll of the tongue like a rogues' gallery: Floyd,...

Feb 26, 2015, 12:57 ET

NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Ranked Top School for Bar Exam Preparation in Florida by National Jurist Magazine

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center has been rated best in Florida, and fourth in the nation overall by the...

Feb 16, 2015, 12:37 ET

New Global Law Leadership Initiative at NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Prepares Lawyers for the Business of Law

Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center will begin a unique immersion curriculum beginning with the August 2015 entering...

Feb 09, 2015, 16:30 ET

Nova Southeastern University Researchers Discover DNA Repair is High in Heart, Nonexistent in Brain

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) researchers recently discovered that, contrary to prior belief, tissues of different mammalian organs have...

Feb 02, 2015, 16:46 ET

Nova Southeastern University Researcher Discovers Certain ARB Drugs Are More Effective Than Others at Treating Heart Failure

 Millions of people take angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) to help treat heart failure. But it turns out not all ARBs are created equally,...

Jan 15, 2015, 15:56 ET

When "Friends" can prove unfriendly: NSU Shepard Broad Law Center helps lawyers and businesses navigate social media

 Developed by attorney and author Ethan Wall, J.D., Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center, has begun offering a...

Jan 12, 2015, 08:45 ET

Nova Southeastern University's Fischler School of Education to Host Fourth Annual International School Choice Research Conference

 Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) Abraham S. Fischler School of Education will host its fourth annual International Conference on School...

Jan 09, 2015, 14:27 ET

NSU's Shepard Broad Law Center and Nova Law Review to Host Symposium on New Media and Old Metaphors

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center, in conjunction with the Nova Law Review and NSU Sports and Entertainment...

Jan 05, 2015, 10:47 ET

Judy and Barry Silverman to be Honored by NSU with President's Award for Excellence in Community Service

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., will present the President's Award for Excellence in Community...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:11 ET

The Holiday Season Brings a Mixed Economic Forecast for 2015

 While most of us are focused on gift buying, planning parties and the overall busyness of the holiday season, some economists across the...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:06 ET

Looking for That Perfect Holiday Gift for the Person Who Has Everything?

 'Tis the season to be jolly, or so the song goes. But for some, trying to find that one-of-a-kind gift for the person who has everything is a...

Dec 02, 2014, 15:12 ET

Nova Southeastern University Celebrates its 50th Anniversary Year in 2014

What do First Lady Michelle Obama, TV show host Stephen Colbert, actress Courteney Cox and Nova Southeastern University (NSU) all have in common?...

Nov 20, 2014, 16:06 ET

Nova Southeastern University Hosts Expert Panel Discussion on 'The Value of an MBA'

 Some have said the MBA degree is today's bachelor's degree. How necessary is it? Research shows MBA's hold their value, even during periods of...

Oct 30, 2014, 16:07 ET

NSU's Shepard Broad Law Center Named A "Best" Law School By The Princeton Review

 The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Shepard Broad Law Center is one of the nation's most outstanding law schools, according to The...