News Briefs – March 10,2020

NSU Recruit A Shark Day

On Thursday, March 19, the Office of Career Development will host the semi-annual Recruit a Shark Day event in partnership with the Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement. The event will be held in the Don Taft University Center from 1:30 – 5 p.m. Students will have the opportunity to connect with employers recruiting for internship and job opportunities and volunteer and research positions. Business professional attire or scrubs are required. For more information, visit or email


Sociodrama Community Initiative presentation

The NSU Sociodrama Community Initiative through the Abraham F. Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice will present a sociodrama presentation focusing on raising awareness about the signs of stalking on March 27. The presentation will be held in the Mailman Hollywood building in the second floor auditorium at 7 p.m. The event is open to NSU and the community and hopes to spread awareness and understanding about the characteristics of stalking and how to prevent it.


The Age Of Innocence Lecture

On March 13, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., the Alvin Sherman Library will host a lecture with Susan Wissler, the executive director of “The Mount,” who will speak on Edith Wharton’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Age of Innocence.” The novel will commemorate its centennial this year and the lecture will share an insight into the significance of the book  as well as Wharton’s creative process. The event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, visit or contact or (954) 262-4593 for more information.


Nova Singers to host concert series

The Nova Singers, NSU’s premier community chorus, will begin their concert series on March 13, with following concerts on March 15 and March 17. The choir is made up of 140 volunteer members, ranging from undergraduate students to senior members of the local NSU community. This year, the choir has also partnered with the After School Chorus of Floranada Elementary School to present John Rutter’s “Mass of the Children.” Additional performances will include “What a Wonderful World,” “Pure Imagination” and a medley from “Les Miserables.” For more information, visit

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