News Brief


Calling for nominees for NSU Everyday Heroes

NSU’s Team 2020 is looking for Everyday Hero nominees for the 2017 Team 2020 celebration. Videos must be 15 seconds long and can be filmed with a smartphone, webcam or tablet. Your hero can be anyone from NSU including a co-worker or supervisor. Submit your video to Team 2020 at

SGA State of the Union Address

The Undergraduate Student Government Association (SGA) will be presenting their State of the Union Address on Nov. 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the UC pit. The purpose of this address is to promote what SGA has accomplished this semester and what they plan to do, network to connect NSU interdepartmentally and gather ideas and concerns from those attending. For more information, contact Erin O’Keefe at

H1-B workshop for international students

The Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement (SLCE) is hosting a workshop about getting an H1-B visa on Nov. 17 from 2-4 p.m. in the Carl DeSantis building. This event will explain the process of obtaining an H1-B visa including visa allocation, government and legal fees, the labor condition application and much more. This event is free to attend and all are welcome. For more information, contact SLCE at or 954-262-7195.

Holidays and faith forum

The Office of Student Events and Activities (SEA) Board is hosting a holidays and faith forum on Nov. 29 from 6-9 p.m. in UC pit to promote religious freedom and bring attention to winter holidays. This event is free to the community. For more information, contact SEA Board at or call 954-262-7223.

Get loco for hot cocoa

NSU’s student organization Medicine Education and Development for Low Income Families Everywhere (MEDLIFE) is hosting an event on Dec. 2 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of the Parker building. Hot chocolate will be provided while MEDLIFE discusses their upcoming medical mission trip to Cusco, Peru. This event is free to attend and all are welcome. For more information, contact Nadia Siddiqi at