Education

Join the South Regional Poetry Club for "The Poetry of India". A small sample of the incredible wealth of poetry that exists in India, from thousands of years ago to the present day, read aloud in English by Rick McKenzie. 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

– South Regional/BC Library Conference Room The Poetry of IndiaA small sample of the incredible wealth of poetry that exists in India, from thousands of years ago to the present day, read aloud in English by Rick McKenzie, local poet and co-author of the poetry collection “Money” available electronically from Amazon or Barnes and Noble.​ …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Delicious Raw Foods- Growing Them, Preparing Them and Eating Them for Better Health 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

– Miramar Branch Library & Education Center Multi Purpose Raw Foods Chef and Health Educator, Marilyn Harris, will teach you how to grow, prepare and enjoy delicious raw fruits and vegetables. Marilyn will inspire you to try a new way of eating and to learn creative and simple ways to incorporate more delicious fruits and vegetables into your diet. Yummy samples will be provided. Space is limited. Registration is required at our Eventbrite Page: https://miramarlibrary_deliciousrawfoods.eventbrite.com …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Meet Your Mentor at Bizwomen Mentoring Monday

By wlchrist Meet Your Mentor at Bizwomen Mentoring Monday On Monday, April 3, 2017 At Carl Desantis Atrium At 7:30 am Join South Florida Business Journal for this one-of-a-kind event that brings together women in a casual, fast-paced coaching atmosphere with continental breakfast. The event will take place in 43 Business Journal markets on the same day. This means at least 200+ women will be coached in every market or 10K women across America, from South Florida to Hawaii. The event will offer the opportunity to choose from 40 mentors who are the most influential women in the business community for one-on-one coaching sessions for seven minute conversations. The attendees will stand in short lines and wait for a particular mentor or move to the next mentor available. This will allow the attendees to network with each other while they are waiting, which is just as important as the coaching sessions. The quick turnaround is organized chaos which will be fast, fun and fulfilling as everyone gets the chance to meet new people and gain new insights. …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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Local News

Political mail to 1,200 Deerfield households gives incorrect date to vote

By Anne Geggis The Republican Party of Broward County wants people to vote Ken Wayne for Deerfield Beach mayor — even if mail recently sent to 1,200 voters gave them the wrong date to do it. The mail that went out to the city’s registered Republicans will be getting a follow-up letter with the correct date, said… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Reward for finding driver who killed Weston cyclist raised to $12,000

By Adam Sacasa, Mike Clary Christopher Mohr’s family is still holding out hope that the hit-run driver who crashed into the 50-year-old father and husband on New Year’s Day will be found. What started as a $3,000 reward has jumped to $12,000 because of money added by family members and friends, investigators announced Tuesday…. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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No contest plea in 'toxic tush' case

By Rafael Olmeda Oneal Ron Morris, who was accused of injecting a toxic combination of chemicals and ingredients into South Floriday women seeking shapelier backsides, pleaded no contest to manslaughter and related charges and is now facing a maximum prison term of 15 years. Morris, 36, entered her plea on Monday,… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Christian

Openly ‘Gay’ Speaker Invited to Conservative Conference Dropped After Pedophilia Comments Surface

By Heather Clark An openly homosexual writer and speaker who had been invited to appear at the popular Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) has now been dropped from the lineup after video surfaced of the conservative celebrity seemingly speaking in favor of pedophilia—an accusation that he denies. Milo Yiannopoulos, an editor at the publication Breitbart, had been… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Education

CAHSS invites you to the Musical Comedy, Once upon a Mattress, playing on Feb 24-26

By Maria Leon NSU’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) is delighted to invite you to attend a performance by the Department of Performing and Visual Arts of the musical comedy, Once upon a Mattress. The play is from the book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer, with music by Mary Rodgers, and lyrics by Marshall Baer. Come and laugh, smile, and tap your feet! Performances will be at the Performance Theatre in the Don Taft University Center at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25; 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26. Tickets may be purchased online (https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/960827). General Admission is $12; students with a valid student ID card pay $7. For more information, please call 954-262-7632 …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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Special NSU Employee Discount Ticket Offers to the Broward Center

By wlchrist Something Rotten! March 21 – April 2 • Au-Rene Theater Click photo for a preview of Something Rotten Seats starting at $37.00 per person No minimum ticket purchase required Call 954-6606307 and mention NOVAEM or click here to purchase online. PAW Patrol is on a roll with the first-ever live tour! Saturday, July 22 @ 2:00 PM • Au-Rene Theater Seats starting at $15.00 per person! No minimum ticket purchase required. It’s the day of the Great Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! For the mission, Ryder summons Chase, Marshall, Skye, Zuma, Rubble, Rocky, and the newest pup, Everest. Their mission is to rescue Mayor Goodway and run the race in her place. Using each of their unique skills and teamwork, the pups make several heroic rescues on their race to the finish line. Children who have celebrated their first birthday are required to purchase a ticket. Lap Tickets ($10.00) are available for purchase for children 12 months and under and only available at the Broward Center Box Office on the day of the show. Everyone entering the theater must have a ticket. Enter …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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Local News

Woman hired for sex gets beaten with bat, robbed and assaulted, cops say

By Linda Trischitta It was supposed to be a $400 transaction for sex at a Pembroke Pines apartment. Instead, a 19-year-old man who invited a woman to visit his home struck her head with a baseball bat and while armed with a gun, kidnapped, raped and robbed her, police said. Jose Antonio Rivera of Pembroke Pines was… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Education

Fischler College of Education Faculty members Present at Teacher Idea Expo

By Maria Leon Kyle Jeter Jia Borror, Angie Su, and Michael Gaffley On Saturday, February 4, the Broward Education Foundation held its 20th Annual Innovative Teacher Idea Expo for Broward County Public School teachers at Nova Southeastern University. More than 500 teachers were in attendance for various professional development workshops and other classroom activities. Faculty members Jia Borror, Angie Su, and Michael Gaffley presented the workshop, Finding Your Inner Strengths and alumnus, Kyle Jeter, headlined the morning session with a presentation on the evolution of his teaching career. He credits his ability to create a student-centered, modern classroom as a result of a grant from the Broward Education Foundation as well as his education from NSU’s Fischler College of Education. Mr. Jeter teaches Astronomy at Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and was named the 2017 Broward County Teacher of the Year. …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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