February 21, 2013
The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship welcomes entrepreneur Lillian Lincoln Lambert for the 2013 Distinguished Lecture Series. Lambert is the owner of the building services company, Centennial One, and author of the 2010 book, The Road to Someplace Better: From the Segregated South to Harvard Business School and Beyond. She is the first African American woman to receive a Harvard Business School MBA during the tumultuous 1960’s. RSVP in advance to Christine Martinez at email@example.com or (954) 262-5008.
February 20, 2013
Marcela Diaz is an award-winning American/Peruvian choreographer who founded Afro con Tempo, the first dance company in the US to combine Afro-Peruvian folklore with Contemporary dance. This Master Class focuses on rhythm development and explores the process of fusion. Dancers will also be introduced to Afro-Peruvian cultural traditions and music. Sponsored by NSU’s Farquhar College of Arts & Sciences. Free, but reservations are required as space is limited. Call 954-262-7620 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Celebrate Black History Month with tales from Africa, including “Anansi the Spider,” a tale from Ashanti and Beautiful Blackbird by Ashley Bryan. For ages 3-5 years with caregiver. Location: NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. Call 954-262-5477 for more information.
February 19, 2013
Associate NSU professor Stephen Campbell, Ph. D. and clinical psychology students from NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies will present on their life-changing experience while volunteering in Swaziland, South Africa. The presentation will describe the clinical services and workshops they conducted, along with a short documentary of their personal accounts. Location: Maltz Building, room 2051. Email email@example.com for more information.
February 15, 2013 – February 16, 2013
Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (NSU-COM) Florida Coastal Geriatric Resources, Education, and Training Center (GREAT GEC) will host the 6th Annual Interprofessional Geriatrics Training Institute on Feb. 15 and 16.
The training institute will offer a high-quality scientific program of invited speakers, a busy exhibition, and poster presentations. For registration information, please call Connie Sokolowski at 954-262-1638. NSU faculty, geriatric professionals, and the general public should contact Sokolowski for registration and rates.
February 14, 2013
2013 Valentine’s Day Relationship Check-Up
Most understand the value of scheduling appointments with the family physician for routine physicals or the dentist for annual cleanings. But, what about seeing a family therapist? NSU’s subject matter experts Arlene Gordon, Ph.D., and John Miller, Ph.D., are available to talk to you and your listening audience about the value of the FREE “Valentine’s Day Relationship Checkup”. Call John K. Miller, at 954-262-3030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
February 10, 2013
A spirited, open discussion about the use of God and the value of faith. This event will include song and prose, and pays homage to African ancestors in both the recent and distant past. Soul food and refreshments will also be served. Sponsored by NSU’s Graduate School of Humanities & Social Sciences. Location: Knight Auditorium, Carl DeSantis Building. Email email@example.com for more information.
February 8, 2013
The Brazilian Pop Icon Paula Fernandes will be performing at the Arena of the Nova Southeastern University Don Taft University Center. Often compared to US Heart throb Taylor Swift, the Latin Grammy nominated performer was named Google's Most Searched Person in 2011. Doors to the event open at 9:00pm.
February 6, 2013
This screening of Death of a Bride brings awareness to the story of Gladys Ricart who was murdered on her wedding day by her ex-boyfriend in 1999. After the screening, Myhosi ‘Josie’ Ashton, who is known as the creator of “The Bride March” will speak about her call to action to raise awareness about domestic violence. Location: Knight Auditorium, room 1124, Carl DeSantis Building. Call 954-262-8707 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
All ages with caregiver. Celebrate Black History Month with a lively and enchanting duo who performs songs, movement, and demonstrates authentic African instruments. Location: NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library.
February 5, 2013
Please join Peter Caproni, Ph.D. from NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies, as he explores the role of his hometown of Ripley, Ohio as an early stop on the Underground Railroad. A slave woman who crossed the frozen river to Ripley inspired the character of Eliza in Harriet Beecher Stowe's landmark book, Uncle Tom's Cabin. Location: Maltz Building, room 2045. Email email@example.com for more information.
NSU’s Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will host renowned South Florida dance company Augusto Soledade BrazzDance for a preview of their upcoming show, Cordel, which will be held in February at the Adrienne Arsht Center. Cordel is inspired by Argentine tango, American hip-hop and Brazil’s popular Cordel literature – and Kayala, which is based on the Brazilian folktale “How Night Came from the Sea.” Location: Performance Theater in the Don Taft University Center on NSU’s main campus. Call 954-262-8073 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
February 4, 2013
A speak-easy style event featuring Spirituals, Gospel, Jazz, Soul, Rhythm and Blues, Rap, and Hip Hop. Event includes intimate discussions about the music, its origin, and contemporary meanings. Refreshments and soul food will also be served. Sponsored by NSU’s Graduate School of Humanities & Social Sciences. Email email@example.com for more information.
February 2, 2013
This special story time is open to all ages with caregiver. Location: NSU’s Alvin Sherman Library. Call 954-262-5477 for more information.