On Friday, Sept. 14, Edward O. Keith, Ph.D., associate professor at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences and at Oceanographic Center died from carcinoid cancer. He was 60 years old, and is survived by his wife, mother, and two younger sisters.
The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences held the 1st Annual Farquhar Writing Contest this semester. The contest was for undergraduate students who wanted to submit a 3-5 page personal essay surrounding NSU’s theme of “Truth and Power.” The prompt for the contest was: “How does the theme of Truth and Power help you understand your role as a student at NSU?” Below is the winning essay written by Kareen Barakat, freshman English major.
On Jan. 19, at the Inter Organizations Council meeting, Brad Williams, vice president of student affairs, informed students that the university’s master plan includes the replacement of Founders, Farquhar and Vettel residence halls with a new residence hall and the possibility of a one-price dining option.
The Farquhar Writing Contest is for undergraduate students who want to submit a 3-5 page personal essay surrounding NSU’s theme of truth and power. The prompt for the contest is: “How does the theme of Truth and Power help you understand your role as a student at NSU?”
Vilayanur S. Ramachandran, M.D., Ph.D., spoke to more than 400 students, faculty and staff about cognition, psychophysics and phantom limb pain in the Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center on March 24.