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Jul 30, 2015, 16:26 ET
When a student wears her backpack the right way, she will be much more comfortable and avoid injuries.

NSU Has Back to School Subject Matter Experts

 As the start of school approaches, parents and students have so many things they can do to prepare. Nova Southeastern University...

Jul 30, 2015, 13:00 ET

NSU's College of Dental Medicine Receives $3.4 Million Grant to Enhance Dental Care and Access for People with Autism

 Dentists and other health care providers who treat patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) require special training to understand the...

Jul 16, 2015, 14:13 ET

NSU University School Teacher Receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

President Barack Obama named 108 mathematics and science teachers across the United States as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for...

Jul 14, 2015, 14:30 ET

NSU's Master of Public Administration Program Earns NASPAA Accreditation

Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship (HCBE) has announced that the college's Master of...

Jul 08, 2015, 13:00 ET

Nova Southeastern University Cancer Researcher Earns Prestigious Fulbright Award

 Nova Southeastern University (NSU) cancer researcher Appu Rathinavelu, Ph.D., was selected for a prestigious J. William Fulbright...

Jul 07, 2015, 13:51 ET

Nova Southeastern University Researchers Receive $800,000 Grant to Research Gulf War Illness

 Serving one's country as a member of our armed forces is among the most noble professions, but the sacrifices do not stop once...

Jun 16, 2015, 12:00 ET

Nova Southeastern University to Offer Master of Science in Nutrition

 Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) College of Osteopathic Medicine has launched a Master of Science in Nutrition degree program, adding to...

Jun 02, 2015, 12:00 ET

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Leading National Advancement of Sanford Education Programs in South Florida

Nova Southeastern University is leading the advancement in the South Florida region of two innovative PreK-12 education programs that provide a...

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...