News Briefs – November 19,2019

Annual Thanksgiving Dinner 

The Office of Residential Life and Housing will host the annual Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 28 from 12:30-3 p.m. in the NSU Flight Deck Pub. Students can enjoy friends, football and holiday food. All residential and commuter students are welcome to attend.


Shark Survival Week

The Alvin Sherman Library will be hosting the 2019 Sharks Survival Week Dec. 2 – 6, every day from 5-6 p.m. The event will feature free study snacks and coffee, extra study rooms, librarians to help with your research questions and extended library hours to accommodate your finals week needs. The extended hours will begin on Saturday, Nov. 30 and continue through Thursday, Dec. 4 during which the library will be open from 7 a.m. until midnight.


Annual Stanley and Pearl Goodman Lecture

On Nov. 21 at 6 p.m., Teresa Arcq, a noted art historian and curator of the work of women Surrealists and Mexican modernism, will deliver NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale’s Annual Stanley and Pearl Goodman Lecture on Latin American Art. This year’s lecture is titled “Leonora Carrington in Mexico: The Mirror of the Marvelous” and will discuss the influences of Mexico on Surrealist artist Leonora Carrington. Admission is $10 for non-members and free for Museum members. For additional information, visit or call 954-525-5500. 


Gilda’s Club Hosting Screening of “Ginger”

On Nov. 23, Gilda’s Club South Florida will host a free screening of “Ginger,” a movie about a young woman’s experiences with breast cancer from 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Savor Cinema Fort Lauderdale. The Department of Clinical and School Psychology of NSU’s College of Psychology has partnered for several years with the South Florida chapter of Gilda’s Club, a nonprofit organization named for comedian and actress Gilda Radner, who died of ovarian cancer in 1989. To RSVP, visit

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