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HPD Library Collaborates on Research Using 3D Printer

By wlchrist Front row: Jerry Coverdale, OTD, OT/L, CHT poses with a 3D prosthetic hand on his shoulder. Middle row: Jenn Kang, Grace Evasco, Natalie Rossmiller and Tammy Pham. Back row: Kaye Robertson, BS, MLS; Melinda Johnson, BA, MLIS, MA.; Paula Clark; Kelsey O’Sullivan; and John Reynolds, MLIS. NSU’s Health Professions Division (HPD) Library has secured a 3D printer giving students and faculty the opportunity to experience this new technology that will impact the health care community for years to come. HPD librarians are working with faculty members from various colleges to develop research projects and other educational opportunities in areas such as prosthetics, audiology and dental medicine, for students to use the 3D printer. Currently five different programs are underway. Fox example students and faculty in NSU’s College of Health Care Sciences’ Department of Occupational Therapy are working with the library to develop a research project that will evaluate the use of 3D printed prosthetic hands in children with amputated limbs. The research will be in conjunction with non-profit group e-NABLE. Click here to see a video of a 3D printer creating a prosthetic hand. For more information about collaborating with the HPD Library on a research project or educational program using …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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Whiddon Rogers Education Center “33311 Journeys Through Black History”

As Black History Month comes to a close, the “33311 Journeys Through Black History” introduces Whiddon Rogers Education Center students to prominent African-American community members who grew up in the 33311 ZIP code and have become renowned historical black figures to the community. …read more Source:: Broward County Public Schools       ...
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Book Club in a Bag 10:30 AM to 7:30 PM

– Weston Reference Desk Interested in starting your own book club? Join the book-club-in-a-bag program today! When you join, you will receive a kit that contains 10 copies of a title, and all the tools you will need for your own book club. To get started, please contact Linda Abraham 954-357-5304, or stop by the Reference desk. …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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NSU Alumni Night at the Panthers

By wlchrist Join fellow NSU alumni, family, and friends at the BB&T Center as the Florida Panthers take on the Chicago Blackhawks. Enjoy an evening of networking and fun in the Sky Club—where unlimited food and all you can drink soft drinks, beer, and wine (must be 21 or older) are included. Tickets are $35 per person. Thursday, February 26, 2015 7:30 – 10:00 p.m. BB&T Center 1 Panther Parkway Sunrise, Florida 33323 For more information, please email Alumni@nova.edu or call (954) 262-2118. Tickets are extremely limited and are assigned on a first come, first serve basis. Limit of 4 tickets per alum. …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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