News Briefs, April 3, 2018

NSU Ungergraduate Symposium to take place April 6

The Farquhar Honors College will host the 17th Annual Undergraduate Student Symposium on Friday, April 6. The symposium also includes the Annual Undergraduate Film Festival. The event will take place from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. For more information, visit

‘This is My Brave – The Show’ co-produced by faculty of the College of Osteopathic Medicine

Kristi Messer, MPH, MSW, LCSW, faculty member in the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, is the co-producer of “This is my Brave – The Show.” This is My Brave is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending stigma around mental health. The show will take place on April 8 at 2 p.m. and feature members of the local community. Tickets cost $15 for students and $20 for general admission. To purchase tickets, go to

NSU Grad Fest to begin April 3

Grad Fest will be held on April 3, 4, and 26. Representatives from Student Affairs, Debt Management, Alumni Association and Graduate Admissions will be in attendance. Students will be able to pick up all their graduating essentials. The event will be held in the Shark Store at Don Taft University Center from 12 to 6 p.m. For more information, call 954-262-4765.

Alvin Sherman Library to host book author Irit Schaffer

The Alvin Sherman Library will host author Irit Schaffer on Wednesday, April 4. Schaffer will speak about her new book, “Good Blood: A Journey of Healing.” Schaffer will also sign copies of the book. The event will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. For more information and to RSVP, go to

Interactive workshop to be held on April 12

The Office of Career Development will host an interactive workshop on Thursday, April 12 from 12 to 1 p.m. The event is in partnership with the Alvin Sherman Library to show students all of the resources available on the website. The event will be in Room 309 in the Mailman-Hollywood Building. For more information, go to

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