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Roderick Borisade is among the hundreds of students who have benefited from scholarships funded by generous donations to UNF. The generosity of donors has made possible transformational experiences for our students.

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Software gifts keep pace with global marketplace Software gifts keep pace with global marketplace

A number of companies have stepped forward recently to donate software for use in UNF's logistics lab.

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Osher gift makes life-long learning a reality Osher gift makes life-long learning a reality

A recent $1 million gift has made it possible to expand the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNF.

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THE PLAYERS makes first-generation scholarships possible THE PLAYERS makes first-generation scholarships possible

THE PLAYERS Championships makes donation to the First Generation Scholarship program

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Stein teaches others to give back Stein teaches others to give back

David Stein, one of the areas most prominent philanthropists, gives not to seek attention but quietly hopes his donations serve and motivate others.

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Beloved business dean still transforming lives Beloved business dean still transforming lives

Dr. Richard de Raismes Kip is remembered for many things at the University of North Florida including funding scholarships that continue to transform lives today.

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Alum gift makes VERB Garden possible Alum gift makes VERB Garden possible

A small sliver of campus land is providing a bounty of food as the result of one student's vision and an alumnus willing to provide the resources.

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Dual-purpose endowment inspired by family legacy Dual-purpose endowment inspired by family legacy

Roy Clarke Jr. and Iris Cooper McGuffin were interested in finding a way to honor their respective parents while helping future generations. Their solution was a scholarship.

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Photo collection documents history of area Photo collection documents history of area

When future generations of researchers want to see what Jacksonville looked like in the early ‘70s, they may get the best picture by browsing through the more than 50,000 images by award-winning photographer Lawrence V. Smith recently donated to UNF’s Thomas G. Carpenter Library.

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Donated artwork creates focal point for students Donated artwork creates focal point for students

UNF art students can now go beyond textbooks and online reproductions to view actual examples of various types of prints thanks to a recent donation by a Jacksonville couple.

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Faculty member illustrates campaign theme Faculty member illustrates campaign theme

No one person at UNF epitomizes the theme of The Power of Transformation campaign better than Paul Ladnier.

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Van Laws find novel way to celebrate silver anniversary Van Laws find novel way to celebrate silver anniversary

Bill and Paula Van Law were interested in doing something special to mark their 25th anniversary.

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Gift to establish literacy initiative generates millions in grants Gift to establish literacy initiative generates millions in grants

A statewide literacy campaign has benefited from the gift by Tom and Betty Petway.

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UNF Foundation funds campus initiatives UNF Foundation funds campus initiatives

The UNF Foundation has funded a series of initiatives designed to give students and faculty transformational experiences.

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Company's gift stimulates innovation Company's gift stimulates innovation

A gift by Auld & White Constructors in Jacksonville will stimulate innovation among students in the College of Computing, Engineering and Construction

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Donor's gift makes a difference to teachers Donor's gift makes a difference to teachers

Local teachers honored for inspiring kids: The College of Education and Human Services awarded four Duval County Public School teachers with the 2010 Gladys Prior Award yesterday. Each teacher receives $15,000. The awards were highlighted by The Florida Times-Union and First Coast News.

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First Generation Program gets $1 million boost First Generation Program gets $1 million boost

The First Generation Scholarship program recently received two donations that will generate $1 million for the program.

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Campus gift results in new campus X-ray Campus gift results in new campus X-ray

A Jacksonville oncology group's gift results in new X-ray equipment for student health services

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Newton aims to transform lives with gift Newton aims to transform lives with gift

Power of Transformation campaign co-chair Rusty Newton discusses the reasons why his family is one of the first $1 million donors to the initiative.

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Campus amphitheater named for J. B. Coxwell Campus amphitheater named for J. B. Coxwell

The new amphitheater associated with the UNF's recently-opened student union is the result of the generosity of J. B. Coxwell Contracting Inc.

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Lovett builds on transformational experience Lovett builds on transformational experience

Power of Transformation campaign co-chair Rad Lovett discusses why he decided to get involved in the $110 million initiative.

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Barnes endowment funds science scholarship Barnes endowment funds science scholarship

Sometimes it takes a little help to reach your goals. Drs. Marianne and Lehman Barnes, who have made a $25,000 gift to fund the Marianne and Lehman Barnes Scholarship for Science Education, can vouch for that.

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Blancharts' gift sets students on steady course Blancharts' gift sets students on steady course

After more than 22 years at sea and 30 years as a river pilot, it's not surprising that Leonard Blanchart uses a ship analogy to describe his legacy to UNF and generations of its students.

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Wachovia committed to supporting education Wachovia committed to supporting education

A $300,000 gift from the Wachovia Corporation to the College of Education and Human Services reinforces Wachovia’s commitment to the people of North Florida and to making education its No. 1 philanthropic priority.

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Sneed considers scholarship an investment in the future Sneed considers scholarship an investment in the future

Gary Sneed sees the $100,000 gift he and his wife, Lynne, made to the Brooks College of Health to fund need-based scholarships as an investment that will never stop paying dividends.

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Coggin gift brings Bell, Gundlach to business college Coggin gift brings Bell, Gundlach to business college

The Coggin College of Business continues to enhance its reputation for faculty excellence with the naming of two nationally recognized stars in the world of business academia as Coggin Distinguished Professors.

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Coggins, PSS World Medical help fund career center Coggins, PSS World Medical help fund career center

Gifts from PSS World Medical as well as Blanche and Luther Coggin, longtime friends and supporters of the Coggin College of Business, will enable the college to build a Career Management Center.

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Moseley uses IRA to create scholarships Moseley uses IRA to create scholarships

For Linda Moseley, there could be no more fitting memorial to her late huband, Dr. Thad Moseley, than the nursing scholarship she recently established in his name.

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Mayo Clinic supports Brooks College of Health Mayo Clinic supports Brooks College of Health

The long-standing relationship between Mayo Clinic and the Brooks College of Health was reinforced recently with a gift of $100,000 to establish the Brooks College of Health Academic Program Enhancement Endowment.

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Gift provides shot in the arm for nursing program Gift provides shot in the arm for nursing program

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida recently made a $600,000 gift to UNF’s School of Nursing and the University of Florida’s program to help address the state’s nursing shortage.

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Scholarship honors special person who touched the hearts of many Scholarship honors special person who touched the hearts of many

Kristi Wilder asked that simple question of scores of people she encountered in the 28 years she struggled with severe disabilities.

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LeMaster gift - C'est trés bon! LeMaster gift - C'est trés bon!

Students benefit from generous gift by Harriett LeMaster

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Learning that lasts a lifetime Learning that lasts a lifetime

A foundation gift is making possible the establishment of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute in the Division of Continuing Education for people 50 and over.

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