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Homecoimng & Alumni Week 2016

Homecoming & Alumni Week 2016

Home is more than a place, it's a feeling.  Come home to NSU for Alumni Week reconnect with fellow alumni, and see how much NSU has grown.  Check back here for updates as we get closer to Homecoming and Alumni Week!


Scheduled times and locations are subject to change.  All events listed below are open to Alumni.

Friday, November 4

6:00 PM - College of Pharmacy - Shark Pride Alumni Homecoming Reception
Health Professional Division Cafe Terrace


6:30 PM - Farquhar Honors College Alumni Reception
NSU Flight Deck

Register for Farquhar College Alumni Reception

Saturday, November 5

7:00 AMSpecial Olympics 5K Race
Library Quad

5:00 PM - College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Alumni Reception
Cotilla Gallery in the Alvin Sherman Library

Register for CAHSS Alumni Reception

Monday, November 7  

8:00 PM - Kick Off: Opening Ceremony
Shark Fountain - University Center | Visit the Official Homecoming page for more details.

12:00 PM - Alumni Career Discussions in Dentistry
Presented by alumna, Kristina Christoph, DMD (BS Biology Class of 2008)
Sponsored by Halmos College of Natrual Sciences and Oceanography & Farquhar Honors College
Alvin Sherman Library Cotilla Gallery, 2nd Floor | Lunch will be provided

Open to current students and the NSU community; Library, second floor gallery;
RSVP to Dr. Emily Schmitt at for lunch and to express interest in a
private student-oriented Q and A Session with Dr. Christoph for that afternoon (1-2:15).

6: 00 PM - Paralegal & Criminal Justice Fall Social Hosted by the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Alvin Sherman Library, Cotilla Gallery
Alumni, students and faculty will enjoy an evening of networking, fun, food and drinks.


Tuesday, November 8

4:00 PM - Shark Race (Student Event; Open to Alumni)
    Library Quad | View Details

12:00 PM
Faculty & Staff Alumni Donor Luncheon (Invitation Only Event)

 Alvin Sherman Library, Cotilla Gallery, 2nd Floor

Wednesday, November 9

4:30 - 6 PM
Real Estate Career Panel
Online or in person
Carl DeSantis Building, Room 3049
Join us in person or online for a panel of Real Estate professionals, including NSU Alumni, and hear insights from the various areas within the industry.
Register here:

8:00 PM
UGC Knockout (Student Event; Open to Alumni)
 Flight Deck | View Details

7:00 PM
NSU Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Banquet
NSU Arena at the Don Taft University Center Arena
   $40 NSU Faculty, Staff & Students
   $60 General Public


Thursday, November 10

6:00 PM Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards
Grande Oaks Golf Club
3201 West Rolling Hills Circle
Davie, Florida 33328

$60 Per Person
Includes Cocktails, Appetizers, and Valet Parking


Friday, November 11

12:00 PM
Alumni Career Discussions in Math Education
Presented by alumna, Ms. Marissa Hoffman, distinguished graduate (B.S. Education and Math minor, 2014)
Sponosred by Abraham S. Fischler College of Education, Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography, and the Farquhar Honors College
Alvin Sherman Library Cotilla Gallery, 2nd Floor

Lunch will be provided. Open to current students and the NSU community; Library second floor gallery;
RSVP to Dr. Emily Schmitt at for lunch and more details.

7:00 PM
2016 Homecoming Basketball Game & Alumni Club Room Reception   
First 150 alumni to register will enjoy access to the VIP Club Room for the Homecoming game.
Enjoy food and drinks, while watching the Sharks Mens Basketball team.
Complimentary Admission                   


Saturday, November 12

8:00 AM - Huizenga's Biggest BASH (Breakfast for Alumni Shining with Huizenga)
Join Dean Preston Jones and special guest speakers for a presentation and networking breakfast.


9:00 AM - College of Dental Medicine
Five, Ten & Fifteen - Years Celebration of CDM Graduates
The CDM Alumni Society and Friends invite you to participate in the Annual Homecoming CE Program
Click here for course description

For more information, please contact Rosalie Marin at (954) 262-7317