Press Release for Monday, September 8, 2003

UNF Tip Sheet for Sept. 8-22




(904) 620-2140

Each week we prepare a “TIP SHEET” for Jacksonville-area media highlighting events and activities of interest to the community. Please feel free to contact the Office of News&Publications at (904) 620-2140 for additional information on any event. Information also can be obtained by visiting the UNF Web calendar at Individuals attending all events on campus are reminded that $2 parking permits are required and can be purchased at the Information Booth as they enter campus.

President Bush’s Visit

President Bush is visiting Jacksonville on Tuesday, Sept. 9, and UNF professor Dr. Patrick Plumlee can talk about his visit Tuesday afternoon from 1 to 2 p.m. Dr. Plumlee specializes in U.S. defense policy and national security and local government and politics. To speak to Dr. Plumlee, call the Office of News and Publications at (904) 620-2140.

Joe Dube Classic

UNF’s Weightlifting Club will host a sanctioned USA Weightlifting Olympic-style weightlifting meet Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the UNF Arena. The free event honors Jacksonville native and world champion Joe Dube. Men and women from across the Southeast will compete.

Party on the Green

Suckerpunch will kick off the seventh annual Party on the Green at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13. The free event continues until 7 p.m. and also includes the Spitvalves.

Board of Trustees Meeting


The UNF Board of Trustees will meet Thursday, Sept. 18, at 2:30 p.m. in the University Center.

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