Each spring, Nova Southeastern University’s Undergraduate Commencement ceremony recognizes the achievements of students and the contributions of faculty, family members, and the community.
Congratulations to the following graduating students, who have been selected by faculty and academic leadership in their respective school and/or division to be recognized at this year’s Commencement for their academic achievement and service to the community.
Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences | Division of Humanities
—Dan Abella, an English major originally from Cebu City, Philippines
Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences | Division of Math, Science, and Technology
—Lindsey Nowland, a biology major from Cape Coral
—Jesse Secord, a marine biology major from Davie
Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences | Division of Performing and Visual Arts
—Amy Peters, a dance major from Fort Lauderdale
Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences | Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences
—Angelica Dolan, a criminal justice major from Cooper City
—Sarah Yassin, a psychology major originally from Bartica, Guyana
Abraham S. Fischler School of Education
—Nichole Dovale, an elementary education major from Miami
—Genesis Montpellier, an elementary education major from Miami
H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship
—Lori Chinn, a double major in accounting and finance originally from Saint Andrew, Jamaica
—Dania Jaggon, a double major in accounting and finance from Fort Lauderdale
In addition, the James Farquhar Award is presented to recognize an undergraduate student’s all-around achievement in scholarship, service, and leadership. A committee composed of faculty and staff member’s reviews nominations for the award.
2011–2012 James Farquhar Award Recipient
—Jonathan Sanz, a double major in theatre and music from New York City
Sanz will also speak at the ceremony on behalf of this year’s graduating class.