Smart See, Smart Do: Nova Southeastern University

What's blue and is as long as a football field?

Nova Southeastern University - University Center Mural by Guy Harvey

Answer: The mural of Sharks and undersea life located at Nova Southeastern University's Don Taft University Center.

This three-story-tall mural spans the length of a football field and was hand-painted by famed marine artist and scientist Guy Harvey. It is the largest mural Harvey has ever created, and it features every species of shark (NSU's nickname is the Sharks). You can find it along the central atrium of the University Center, a multipurpose facility that includes a food court, 4,500-seat arena, a Performing and Visual Arts Wing with two theaters, and a fitness center. 

Campus tours for prospective undergraduate students can be scheduled Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on the web or phone them at (954) 262-8000 or toll free at (800) 338-4723 to schedule your tour.

Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale-Davie

Twitter: @NovaSE Southeastern University

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Z. Kelly Queijo

Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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