NSU In The News – September and Early October 2020

NSU IN THE NEWS is a snapshot of NSU media placements from September and early October 2020. The purpose of this recap is to keep you up-to-date on issues and media reports that involve the university and/or specific departments or centers. Click on the name of the media outlet to read their story – stories that appeared outside of the South Florida media market are in red (some links may have expired after this page was created.)

For this time period:

  • Potential Reach of stories related to NSU were circulated to approximately  42.5 million viewers;
    • For Unique Visitors Per Month (online globally), the potential viewership was approximately 474.2 million;
  • The estimated advertising value equivalency (AVE) of  these stories is $2 million.

Please visit the NSU’s Newsroom section of the university’s main website to view additional press releases, stories and more created by your media relations team.  We also encourage you to visit our Newsroom and subscribe to our RSS Feed so you can receive each of our news releases in real-time via email when they are distributed.


University Wide

Health Professions Division

  • Eye on Diabetes: A Multidisciplinary Patient Education Intervention

Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Allopathic Medicine

  • How to Use Telemedicine with Your Older Patients, featuring Jeffrey Gelblum, MD

Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine

The following stories feature Deborah Ann Mulligan, M.D., FAAP, FACEP

  • Surprising Findings 
  • This Will Bug You
  • Upping the Pressure
  • Complicated Causation
  • More are Using Medical Marijuana

The following stories feature Bindu Mayi, Ph.D., M.Sc.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Could Be Just Weeks Away
  • Here is Why Your COVID-19 Test Could Come Back Negative, Even if Coronavirus is Present
  • When Will We Stop Wearing Masks?
  • COVID-19 Morning Report
  • Florida Physician Boards Revamp Mental Health Questions, featuring Dean Elaine Wallace, D.O., M.S., M.S., M.S., M.S.

College of Optometry

  • The Many Uses of Orbital Ultrasonography, featuring Jessica Steen, OD
  • Is OCT-A Right For My Practice?, featuring Julie Rodman, OD, M.Sc.
  • Improve Contact Lens Wearing Experience with Dry Eye Evaluation, featuring Stacey Zubkousky, OD, FSLS

College of Pharmacy

  • FDA puts ‘Black Box’ Warning on Popular Asthma Medications, featuring Tina Joseph, Pharm.D., BCACP

Halmos College of Arts and Sciences

The following stories featuring Charles Zelden, Ph.D.

  • Are Countries Led By Women Better at Handling COVID-19?
  • S. Fl. Elections Offices Prepare for Possible Record Number of Ballots for Nov. Election
  • A Lynch Mob Killed a Black Man in Fort Lauderdale in 1935. His Name Was Rubin Stacey.
  • Trump Moratorium Order Leads to Questions
  • What Can We Expect on Election Night?
  • GOP Spending Big to bBock Loranne Ausley’s State Senate Bid
  • Trump Replacing Ginsburg Could Reshape Supreme Court for a Generation
  • Expert on DeSantis’ Proposal: ‘It’s Gasoline on a Fire to Make it Burn Hotter”
  • New Q Polls Shows Interest in Mail-In Voting Dropping to What it Was in 2016
  • President Arrives in S. Florida to Court Cuban-American Vote
  • Guest Opinion: Legislatures Picking Electors to the Electoral College. It Could Not Only Happen, It Almost Did
  • Trump and Biden Face Off in First Presidential General Election Debate
  • Miami-Dade County Voter? Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Your Mail-In Ballot
  • Changes Clearly Needed After First Chaotic Political Debate
  • Joe Biden Makes Key Campaign Stop in Miami

Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice

  • Central Gwinnett High School Teacher Kai Slaten Named Georgia’s 2020 History Teacher of the Year
  • Venice Regional Bayfront Health Names Kelly Enriquez CEO

Shepard Broad College of Law

The following stories feature Robert Jarvis, LL.M., JD

  • DeSantis Ducks Ruling, Makes Political Bid to Salvage High Court Nominee
  • High Court Orders DeSantis to Pick Another Judge
  • Politicized Process Sped Jamie Grosshans’ Rise to Supreme Court
  • Florida Supreme Court Reject Renatha Francis Now In Line for Lifetime Federal Judgeship
  • Justice Ginsberg’s Mixed Legacy on Gambling Cases Weighed by Legal Experts
  • Brad Parscale’s Guns May Be Kept Away From Him Under Florida’s “Red Flag” Law
  • Leaf Blowers May Be Banned
  • Barbara Lagoa’s rise to Trump’s Supreme Court short list showcases conservative Federalist Society’s sway in Florida


  • New Mining Office Sparks Concerns Over Authority, Loopholes, featuring Joel Mintz, JD, JSD, LLM
  • Some Older Americans Committed to Voting in Person Despite COVID, featuring Jane Cross, JD
  • DeSantis Names Appeals Judge to High Court, Touts Francis for Federal Bench, featuring Bruce Rogow, JD
  • The EPA Cut Back Enforcement During COVID. These Researchers are Assessing the Damage., featuring Joel Mintz, JD, JSD, LLM
  • Across Florida, Voters Without Masks Will Be Allowed at Polling Places, featuring Randolph Braccialarghe, JD
  • Brad Parscale’s Case Hinges on Wife’s Cooperation with Police, featuring Megan Chaney, JD
  • Do Black Lives Matter? Look at Florida Children in Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice, guest editorial by Michael J. Dale, JD
  • Environmentalists Thought They Stopped an Airport Near the Everglades Decades Ago. Could Amazon Put It Back In Play?, featuring Richard Grosso, JD
  • “Camel’s Nose Under the Tent”: Activists Fear Homestead Base Deal Could Lead to New Airport, featuring Richard Grosso, JD
  • Kill These 3 Toll Roads to Nowhere Before They Do Real Harm, featuring Richard Grosso, JD

H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business & Entrepreneurship

  • NSU to Honor Business Leaders

College of Undergraduate Studies

  • High School Students Scrambling as SATs Get Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns, featuring Anthony DeNapoli, Ed.D.

NSU Athletics

  • The NBA’s Brightest Minds Went Looking for Wisdom. They Called the Same Division II Coach 
  • Crutchfield in national spotlight again for impact on NBA Eastern Conference Finals 
  • Crutchfield Reflects on Meeting Spoelstra, Stevens
  • Coaches react as sports get pushed back at local NCAA Division II universities 
  • Top Coaches Show You How to Keep Winning

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

  • NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale Opens for the First Time Since March
  • We Can Remake Ourselves
  • New Exhibit Reminds Us of the Joy of Dressing Up
  • Cultural Consortium exhibition in season highlights
  • Museum re-openings with mentions of Happy!, Surrealism, Transitions and Glackens

NSU University School

  • Kits of Kindness: Teens Provide Essentials to the Homeless
  • NSU University School football players given the opportunity to play amid pandemic as TRU Prep Academy Saints