Osprey Update Edition for Faculty-Staffhttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateStudent Club Grant Applications Now Available

Start Date:
2016-09-07
End Date:
2016-10-05
Headline: Student Club Grant Applications Now Available
Description:

Do you know of a student club searching for sponsors to fund a specific project, trip or cause? The UNF Alumni Association offers grant funding for two student clubs for up to $1,000 per club. Applications for the fall semester are due by Wednesday, Oct. 5. Click here for an application.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/uploadedFiles/ia/alumni/Club%20Grant%20Application%20Fall%202016.pdf
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Leah Case
Contact Email:
l.case@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2132



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Tue, 06 Sep 2016 13:45:27 GMT
DHI Digital Projects Showcase Proposals

Start Date:
2016-09-08
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: DHI Digital Projects Showcase Proposals
Description:

Faculty and students are invited to share projects at any stage of development for the University's Digital Humanities Initiative's Digital Projects Showcase. Deadline for proposal submission is Saturday, Oct. 1. The showcase will take place Wednesday, Nov. 2. For more information, visit the website

URL: http://digitalcommons.unf.edu/dhi
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Stephanie Weiss
Contact Email:
s.weiss@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2431



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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:31:02 GMT
Marketing Guest Speaker Daniel Burstein

Start Date:
2016-09-14
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: Marketing Guest Speaker Daniel Burstein
Description:

The American Marketing Association presents Daniel Burstein, director of editorial content for MECLABS, a market research institute based in Jacksonville. He will present "Content Marketing: Case Studies and Strategies for Success." All students are welcome and free food will be provided.

URL:
Category:
Clubs and Organizations
Contact Name:
Richmond Nelson
Contact Email:
richmondn96@gmail.com
Contact Phone:
(904) 631-7905
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
7:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 10, Honors Hall, Room 2411
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 22:37:40 GMT
Odyssey Seeks Contributors

Start Date:
2016-09-14
End Date:
2016-12-07
Headline: Odyssey Seeks Contributors
Description:

Odyssey is the fastest growing social content platform and is looking for writers and photographers to join the University team. Join a fast-paced journalistic environment with an opportunity to get paid and have your voice heard on a platform that reaches 30 million millennials a month. Faculty and staff are welcome to refer students. More information is available here.

URL: https://muse.theodysseyonline.com/apply
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Ean Gomez
Contact Email:
ean.gomez@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 805-3588



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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 03:58:13 GMT
26-in-26 Faculty/Staff Giving Campaign

Start Date:
2016-09-15
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: 26-in-26 Faculty/Staff Giving Campaign
Description:

The 26-in-26 Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign will launch Saturday, Oct. 1, and continue through Wednesday, Oct. 26. During the campaign, randomly selected participants will receive limited-edition UNF gear. Every day you make a difference by committing time and talent to making the University the best it can be. Participating in the 26-in-26 Campaign is another great way to join your colleagues in support of the University. Make your best gift to UNF today by enrolling in payroll deduction or by making a one-time gift online.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/annualgiving/facstaff/
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Kate McClung
Contact Email:
kate.mcclung@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1672



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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:15:44 GMT
Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Celebration

Start Date:
2016-09-19
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Celebration
Description:

The celebration will consist of garlanding the Gandhi statue, a peace walk, scholarship recipient remarks, dance and musical performances. A light lunch will be served. 

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Oupa Seane
Contact Email:
oseane@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2435
Event Date: 2016-10-01
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Peace Plaza, located between Building 1, J.J. Daniel Hall, and Building 2, Founders Hall
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Intercultural Center for PEACE; Gandhi Memorial Society



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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:15:14 GMT
Banned Books Week

Start Date:
2016-09-19
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Banned Books Week
Description:

As a celebration of the freedom to read, the Carpenter Library, Building 12, is participating in Banned Books Week from Sunday, Sept. 25, through Saturday, Oct. 1. This year's theme is diversity and inclusion. Faculty, staff and students are invited to visit the library and take part in activities as follows:

  • Blackout Poetry: Monday, Sept. 26, through Friday, Sept. 30​
  • Banned Books Panel Discussion: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 
  • Banned Books Week Readaloud: 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Sept. 29
URL: http://libguides.unf.edu/BBW
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Stephanie Race
Contact Email:
stephanie.race@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5177



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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:13:07 GMT
Student Leadership Summit Registration Open

Start Date:
2016-09-20
End Date:
2016-10-04
Headline: Student Leadership Summit Registration Open
Description:

This year's theme, "Initiative to Innovation: YOUR Commitment to Action and Leadership," will challenge attendees to develop an inner drive to initiate change through innovation and action. Dr. Bremely Lyngdoh, a global leader in environmental sustainability initiatives, will emphasize the importance of today's leaders taking positive action toward social change in the world. Click here to register. 

URL: http://www.unf.edu/taylor-leadership/Upcoming_Events.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Korie Hilliard
Contact Email:
korie.hilliard@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5934
Event Date: 2016-10-28
Event Time:
9:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Ballrooms, Room 3703
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Taylor Leadership Institute



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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:38:40 GMT
I-Dinner

Start Date:
2016-09-20
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: I-Dinner
Description:

Have you tried Indian, Thai or soul food? At each i-Dinner, attendees can try a new food, celebrate the intercultural, interfaith and international environment of the University and enjoy an activity such as bingo or trivia. 

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Rachael McNeal
Contact Email:
rachael.mcneal@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2837
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
5:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Room 3703
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Interfaith Center



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:02:20 GMT
Writing Successful SAILS Application Information Sessions

Start Date:
2016-09-20
End Date:
2016-10-04
Headline: Writing Successful SAILS Application Information Sessions
Description:

Information sessions on "How to Write a Successful SAILS Application" will take place at the Student Union, Building 58W, Room 3601, as follows:

  • 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sep. 29
  • 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4
  • 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5
  • 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13

This competitive scholarship provides funding for undergraduate/graduate international educational experiences that enrich academic and individual development. More information is available on the website

URL: http://www.unf.edu/intlctr/SAILS.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Luisa Martinez
Contact Email:
luisa.martinez@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2657



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:15:52 GMT
2017 Plan-Year Open Enrollment

Start Date:
2016-09-21
End Date:
2016-10-04
Headline: 2017 Plan-Year Open Enrollment
Description:

Open enrollment for the 2017 plan year will begin Monday, Oct. 17, and continue through Friday, Nov. 4. Open enrollment is a special period during which changes to pre-tax employee benefits can be made. In preparation for annual benefits statement mailings, take a moment to review your address in myWings and update if necessary. As part of open enrollment, the Office of Human Resources will host the annual benefits fair Thursday, Oct. 20. Additional information for open enrollment and the benefits fair will be communicated in the coming weeks.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Jennifer Neidhardt
Contact Email:
j.neidhardt@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2905



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:07:25 GMT
'Swoopocalypse' Zombie Run Registration Open

Start Date:
2016-09-21
End Date:
2016-10-05
Headline: 'Swoopocalypse' Zombie Run Registration Open
Description:

Test your survival skills against hordes of zombies when the Department of Health Promotion hosts the fourth annual "Swoopocalypse" Zombie Run from 8 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26. Students, faculty and staff should preregister at the office of Health Promotion at the Student Wellness Complex, Building 61, Room 1300. Check-in and face painting will begin at 7 p.m. at the outdoor basketball courts adjacent to the Student Wellness Complex. 

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Department of Health Promotion
Contact Email:
dhplife@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1570



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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:20:37 GMT
Conversation with U.S. Department of State's Amy Radetsky

Start Date:
2016-09-22
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Conversation with U.S. Department of State's Amy Radetsky
Description:

Amy Radetsky, a U.S. Department of State Diplomat in Residence, will give an overview of Department of State careers, discuss the various paths to entry and address opportunities for internships in advance of the upcoming Friday, Oct. 14, deadline for the U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program

URL: https://www.facebook.com/unf.intl.studies/
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clayton McCarl
Contact Email:
clayton.mccarl@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 520-0529
Event Date: 2016-09-30
Event Time:
1:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Room 3804
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
International Studies Program



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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:45:28 GMT
Division of Continuing Education Dean Search

Start Date:
2016-09-22
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Division of Continuing Education Dean Search
Description:

A meeting will take place to review applications for the dean of continuing education position, 349910.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Christina Udell
Contact Email:
c.udell@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2476
Event Date: 2016-09-30
Event Time:
1:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 43, Adam W. Herbert University Center, Room 2090
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:29:07 GMT
Albert Ernest Caring Award/Caring Internship Seeking Nominees

Start Date:
2016-09-22
End Date:
2016-10-07
Headline: Albert Ernest Caring Award/Caring Internship Seeking Nominees
Description:

Nominations are being sought for the following awards that recognize students who demonstrate the spirit of caring, humanitarianism and volunteerism:

  • Albert D. Ernest, Jr. Caring Award: The recipient will receive a bronze sculpture and $1,000 award to be given to a charitable organization of their choice. Nominees must be currently enrolled at UNF as a junior, senior or graduate student and must be involved with campus and/or community activities that provide a direct service to others. 
  • Caring Internship: The recipient will spend summer 2017 in an all-expenses paid eight-week internship at the Heart of America Foundation in Washington, D.C. Nominees must be currently enrolled at the University as a sophomore or a junior, be involved with campus and/or community service, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and agree to take a business ethics course. 

Faculty can nominate students for either or both awards and a student may self-nominate by seeking faculty support. Nominees must submit a completed nomination form and a 500-word minimum essay by Friday, Oct. 7, to the Foundation Scholarship office, Alumni Hall, Building 60, Room 2126. Nomination forms are available here.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/foundation_scholarships/caring/Caring_Awards_homepage.aspx
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Ragan Sanders
Contact Email:
ragan.sanders@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2104



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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:41:58 GMT
Student-Athlete Academic Reporting

Start Date:
2016-09-22
End Date:
2016-10-06
Headline: Student-Athlete Academic Reporting
Description:

Student-athlete academic reporting has gone paperless. Beginning this fall, faculty members will be able to submit athletic academic progress reports online. Faculty members teaching student-athletes will receive an e-mail Monday, Sept. 26, with detailed instructions on how to complete the reports through myWings.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Dee Kennedy
Contact Email:
dee.kennedy@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5113



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:15:46 GMT
COEHS Open House/Sophomore Transition

Start Date:
2016-09-23
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: COEHS Open House/Sophomore Transition
Description:

The College of Education and Human Services​ will host an open house for all education major, minors and those interested in teaching. Kelly Services for substitute teaching, Duval County schools and Clay County schools representatives will be present. Attendees will have an opportunity to learn about study abroad and scholarship opportunities and meet with departmental faculty, Veterans and Military Resource Center and Disability Resource Center representatives, as well as COEHS clubs. Light refreshments will be served.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Dr. John Kemppainen
Contact Email:
jkemppai@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2530
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 57, Tom and Betty Petway Hall, Room 1100A
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:25:45 GMT
Department of Exceptional, Deaf and Interpreter Education

Start Date:
2016-09-23
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: Department of Exceptional, Deaf and Interpreter Education
Description:

The committee will meet to discuss the assistant professor of applied behavior analysis position, 338810.

URL:
Category:
Search Committee News
Contact Name:
Kristine Webb
Contact Email:
kwebb@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1807
Event Date: 2016-09-28
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 57, Tom and Betty Petway Hall, Room 3510
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:02:43 GMT
Hicks Honors College Dean Search

Start Date:
2016-09-23
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Hicks Honors College Dean Search
Description:

The committee will meet to discuss the Hicks Honors College dean position, 330610.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Allison Turner
Contact Email:
allison.turner@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1236
Event Date: 2016-09-30
Event Time:
10:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 51, Social Sciences Building, Room 3201
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:54:18 GMT
UNF in the News

Start Date:
2016-09-23
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: UNF in the News
Description:
  • NASA launches ‘space archaeology’ project in Greater Chaco area: Dr. John Kantner, associate vice president for research, spent the better part of his career as an archeologist trying to unlock the mysteries of the ancient Chaco Canyon civilization. He spoke to the Durango Herald about researchers' aim to uncover buried ruins in danger outside Chaco.
  • Duval County's parents want more recess for elementary students every day: Dr. Jennifer Kane, associate dean for the College of Education and Human Services, told The Florida Times-Union that there's a strong correlation between physical activity and academic achievement.
  • Presidential campaign trail: Dr. Nicholas Seabrook, associate professor of political science, shared the latest about the presidential campaign and upcoming debates with "The Chat."
  • New MOCA exhibit shows many photographers prefer older techniques: Dr. Paul Karabinis, professor of photography and art history, spoke to the Times-Union about "Retrospective: Analog Photography in a Digital World," a new exhibit at MOCA Jacksonville, a cultural institute of UNF. 
  • Florida health care system ranks 38 in nation: Dr. Jeff Harrison, chair of the Department of Public Health, told WJCT that the ranking has more to do with state policy than it does with the quality of doctors.
  • Instructor revisits Vietnam in 'Ho Bo Woods': Wayne Coleman, economics instructor, has published a new book, "The Ho Bo Woods...A Very Dangerous Place Indeed," a novel of tribute to those who fought and died in Vietnam. Read more from the Times-Union

Read more about UNF faculty, staff and students in "Featured Stories."

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Andrea Mestdagh
Contact Email:
andrea.mestdagh@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2192



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:01:13 GMT
Banned Books Week Readaloud

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: Banned Books Week Readaloud
Description:

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend and read passages from their favorite banned or challenged books. Sign up early to reserve a spot.

URL: http://libguides.unf.edu/BBW
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Maria Atilano
Contact Email:
m.atilano@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1564
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
10:30 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 12, Thomas G. Carpenter Library, First Floor
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:38:33 GMT
Campus Sustainability Month

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-10-07
Headline: Campus Sustainability Month
Description:

October is Campus Sustainability Month. This year, the University will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Sawmill Slough Preserve with a series of events, including Preserve Adventure Fest, a juried art exhibition, nighttime insect collection, workshops at Ogier Gardens and more. Click here for more information.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/ecenter/Sustainability/CSM.aspx
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
James Taylor
Contact Email:
j.taylor@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5804



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:36:26 GMT
Consumer and Safety Information

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Consumer and Safety Information
Description:

The Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, includes many disclosure and reporting requirements for institutions who participate in Title IV Federal Student Aid Programs. To comply with federal requirements and to provide comprehensive consumer and safety information to prospective and enrolled students and prospective and current employees, the University has established a Consumer Information webpage. This page contains specific consumer information as required by HEA, including the exact electronic address where information is posted. The information may also be accessed through a link at the bottom of every UNF webpage.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/consumer_information/
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Enrollment Services Office of Student Financial Aid
Contact Email:
fa@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5555



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:54:51 GMT
Nursing Doctoral Project Presentation

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: Nursing Doctoral Project Presentation
Description:

Nancy Snober-Cooper, a nursing doctoral student, will present her doctoral project, "Accurate Diagnosis Using Rapid Antigen Detection Test and Throat Culture in Pediatric Patients."

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Dr. Doreen Radjenovic
Contact Email:
sradjeno@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1476
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
12:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 39A, J. Brooks Brown Hall Addition, Room 4136
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:26:57 GMT
Hollywood Animation Editor H. Lee Peterson Keynote Speaker

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-10-13
Headline: Hollywood Animation Editor H. Lee Peterson Keynote Speaker
Description:

H. Lee Peterson started his career making music videos, worked with Michael Jackson on "Moonwalker" and for Pixar Animation and edited for major Hollywood movie studios. Peterson will show clips from some of his films, such as "Aladdin" and "The Little Mermaid," and will talk about the choices an editor makes, as well as what it's like to work in Hollywood. Jerry Smith, CEO and founder of PineRidge Film and Television, will moderate the event. Register here.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/coas/communication/Media_Week_2016.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
John Parmelee
Contact Email:
jparmele@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2651
Event Date: 2016-10-13
Event Time:
10:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 14A, Andrew Robinson Theater, Room 1314
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Department of Communication; PineRidge Film and Television



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:30:41 GMT
Lot 9 Reserved Parking

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Lot 9 Reserved Parking
Description:

From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, and 7 a.m. to noon Thursday, Sept. 29, there will be 12 faculty/staff spaces reserved in Lot 9, adjacent to the Osprey Commons, Building 16, for guests attending the Florida Prepaid College Board meetings. Spaces will return to normal parking activity after 5 p.m., September 28, and noon, September 29.

URL:
Category:
Transportation and Parking Services Notices
Contact Name:
Parking and Transportation Services
Contact Email:
parking@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2815



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:56:53 GMT
NABA Day

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: NABA Day
Description:

National Association of Black Accountants Day will feature numerous companies who provide audit, tax and advisory services, such as KPMG and PWC. Discussion topics will include recruiting, self-development and tangible skills needed to succeed in the work force. The event is free to all students and lunch will be provided. E-mail the chapter with any questions. View NABA's Facebook and Instagram profile. 

URL: http://nabaunfchapter.weebly.com/
Category:
Clubs and Organizations
Contact Name:
Romello Raagas
Contact Email:
n00900902@ospreys.unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 586-7223
Event Date: 2016-09-30
Event Time:
8:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Ballrooms, Room 3703ABC
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:34:49 GMT
Nestflix Features 'The Pursuit of Happyness'

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: Nestflix Features 'The Pursuit of Happyness'
Description:

During the fall semester, several departments within Student Affairs will host an educational film series. This week's feature is the "The Pursuit of Happyness," where a single father is evicted from his apartment and he and his young son find themselves alone with no place to go. The screening will be followed by a peer-led discussion about themes from the movie. Stay for a raffle drawing at the end of the event. 

URL:
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Jake Moore
Contact Email:
jake.moore@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5197
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
7:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Auditorium, Room 2704
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center; Housing and Residence Life



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:16:17 GMT
Online Parking Permits/Fine Payments Temporary Unavailable

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: Online Parking Permits/Fine Payments Temporary Unavailable
Description:

The online parking services management system, called T2, will be temporarily unavailable 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, to 9 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, for application maintenance. Students, faculty and staff won't be able to pay parking fines, order parking permits or modify vehicle information during this period.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
ITS Help Desk
Contact Email:
helpdesk@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-4357



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:12:31 GMT
Payroll Deductions September 30

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Payroll Deductions September 30
Description:

Friday, Sept. 30, will be the third payday of the month, and benefit deductions won't be subtracted. Click here for a list of the deductions that won't be included. Questions concerning payroll/deductions may be directed to the Payroll Office.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/uploadedFiles/anf/controllers/payroll/Benefit%20Deductions%20not%20deducted%20from%203rd%20Payday%20of%20the%20Month(1).pdf
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Payroll Office
Contact Email:
banner-payroll@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2984



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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:36:26 GMT
Pre[serve] Art Exhibition

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-10-10
Headline: Pre[serve] Art Exhibition
Description:

The Department of Art and Design, UNF Gallery of Art and Environmental Center are pleased to announce Pre[serve], a juried exhibition that celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Sawmill Slough Preserve. The exhibition will showcase student works that share personal experiences, inspire others to connect with this environment and evoke awareness of the Preserve's perpetuity. 

URL: http://www.unf.edu/ecenter/Sustainability/CSM.aspx
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
James Taylor
Contact Email:
j.taylor@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5804
Event Date: 2016-10-18
Event Time:
4:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 2, Founders Hall, UNF Gallery of Art, Room 1001
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:32:53 GMT
Faculty Association October Meeting

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: Faculty Association October Meeting
Description:

The October agenda packet can be viewed here. Limited hard copies will be available at the meeting. Visit the Faculty Association website and click "Current Agenda" for the complete agenda packet and "Hotline" for the current events. For information, contact Cindy Chin, executive secretary.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/unffa/
Category:
General Meetings
Contact Name:
Cindy Chin
Contact Email:
cchin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2872
Event Date: 2016-10-06
Event Time:
12:15 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 16, Osprey Commons, Talon Room, Room 4202
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:51:00 GMT
'Reterritorializing the Spaces of Violence in Medellín through Urban Art'

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-09-30
Headline: 'Reterritorializing the Spaces of Violence in Medellín through Urban Art'
Description:

A lecture by Dr. Constanza López, associate professor of Spanish. This is the third event in "Contested Spaces," the fall 2016 International Studies Lecture Series.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/unf.intl.studies/
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clayton McCarl
Contact Email:
clayton.mccarl@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1242
Event Date: 2016-09-30
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Room 3804
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 01 Sep 2016 21:30:29 GMT
River City Pride

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-10-02
Headline: River City Pride
Description:

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center will be participating in River City Pride Saturday, Oct. 1, and Sunday, Oct. 2. If interested in marching in the pride parade with the LGBT Resource Center at 4 p.m. October 1, e-mail Logan Judd, office assistant. The parade will begin at Boone Park, 3700 Park St., Jacksonville, FL 32205. 

URL: http://rivercitypride.org/index.html
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Jake Moore
Contact Email:
jake.moore@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5197



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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:59:57 GMT
UNF Family Weekend

Start Date:
2016-09-26
End Date:
2016-10-10
Headline: UNF Family Weekend
Description:

The University will host its 22nd Annual Family Weekend Friday, Oct. 14, through Sunday, Oct. 16, with a variety of entertaining, informational and interactive activities for students and families including:

  • Ice cream and bingo 
  • A movie at the Coxwell ​Amphitheater, adjacent to the Student Union, Building 58
  • Family picnic 
  • Zip-lining 
  • Water sports 
  • Saturday show featuring the Andy Gross Mind Boggling Variety Show

Visit the Family Weekend website to view the complete schedule of events. If you're interested in participating and/or volunteering in any of the events, contact the Office of Parent and Family Programs at (904) 620-1538.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/parents/Family_Weekend.aspx
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Laura Berger
Contact Email:
laura.berger@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1538



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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:29:29 GMT
Build Your Faculty Profile

Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: Build Your Faculty Profile
Description:

This hands-on session is designed to assist faculty in creating a profile, which includes a photo, contact information, areas of expertise, brief biography and selected publications. There will also be a brief demonstration of the system and Center for Instruction and Research Technology staff will be available for support. Registration is required.

URL: http://cirt.libcal.com/event/2797481
Category:
Professional Development and Training
Contact Name:
Justin Lerman
Contact Email:
j.lerman@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5299
Event Date: 2016-09-28
Event Time:
1:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 12, Thomas G. Carpenter Library, Room 2102B
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:09:43 GMT
International Mondays Lecture

Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-10-03
Headline: International Mondays Lecture
Description:

"El estado de las economías latinoamericanas," is a lecture in Spanish with Dr. Andrés Gallo, professor of economics and director of the International Business Flagship Program. This is the inaugural event for "International Mondays," a series of informal conversations about the world today in Chinese, French and Spanish, with guests from campus and the Northeast Florida area. All are welcome, including native/heritage speakers and language learners at all levels. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided. International Mondays is a project of the International Studies Program, in partnership with the International Business Flagship Program, the International Center and the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/unf.intl.studies/
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clayton McCarl
Contact Email:
clayton.mccarl@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1242
Event Date: 2016-10-03
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 10, Honors Hall, Room 2245
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:58:43 GMT
Jamaican Dinner

Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: Jamaican Dinner
Description:

This is a special dinner event featuring a Jamaican-themed menu and live music. It will count as one dinner swipe for guests with a current meal plan. Guests without a meal plan are welcome to pay the door rate of $9.95 before tax. Cash, credit, Ozzie and dining dollars are accepted.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dennis Negrin
Contact Email:
d.negrin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1959
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
4:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 16, Osprey Commons, Osprey Cafe
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Chartwells Dining Services



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 12:55:45 GMT
Boathouse Jazz Night Jam Session

Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: Boathouse Jazz Night Jam Session
Description:

The UNF Jazz Combos will be hosting an open jazz jam session, which is free and open to the public. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Happy hour specials will be featured from 3 p.m. to closing at 8:30 p.m. for guests 21 years of age and older with proper I.D.

URL:
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Dennis Negrin
Contact Email:
d.negrin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1959
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
7:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Boathouse, Room 2600
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Chartwells Dining Services



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Fri, 09 Sep 2016 15:38:44 GMT
Night Skies Astronomy Program

Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-10-07
Headline: Night Skies Astronomy Program
Description:

Dr. John Hewitt, assistant professor of physics, and students from the UNF Astronomy Club, will offer a short presentation about the wonders of the night sky followed by viewing through telescopes. Fort Frederica National Monument is approximately 90 minutes from Jacksonville.

URL: http://www.facebook.com/jaxpopscope
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dr. John Hewitt
Contact Email:
dr.hewitt@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1965
Event Date: 2016-10-08
Event Time:
7:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Fort Frederica National Monument, 6515 Frederica Road, Saint Simons Island, GA, 31522
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Department of Physics



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:32:07 GMT
Coffee With A Cop

Start Date:
2016-09-28
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: Coffee With A Cop
Description:

The University Police Department and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office will host Coffee With a Cop. Enjoy a free cup of coffee and chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know area officers. This isn't a forum for agendas or speeches.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Lt. Andy Joiner
Contact Email:
a.joiner@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2382
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
1:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Food Court Lounge
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:58:49 GMT
College of Education and Human Services

Start Date:
2016-09-28
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: College of Education and Human Services
Description:

Telephone interviews will be conducted with candidates for the director of assessment and accreditation position, 335290.

URL:
Category:
Search Committee News
Contact Name:
Deirdre Meehan
Contact Email:
dmeehan@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2520
Event Date: 2016-09-29
Event Time:
1:45 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 57, Tom and Betty Petway Hall, Room 3614
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:08:14 GMT
'Dada and the Art of the Hoax' Lecture

Start Date:
2016-09-28
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: 'Dada and the Art of the Hoax' Lecture
Description:

Dr. Jed Rasula, the Helen S. Lanier Distinguished Professor at the University of Georgia, will present the lecture, "Dada and the Art of the Hoax," which is in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of Dada's beginnings. Rasula is the author of the highly-acclaimed new history of Dada, "Destruction Was My Beatrice: Dada and the Unmaking of the Twentieth Century." Read more about Dada and Rasula here.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clark Lunberry
Contact Email:
clark.lunberry@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2273
Event Date: 2016-09-28
Event Time:
7:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 2, Founders Hall, UNF Gallery of Art, Room 1001
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
College of Art and Design; Undergraduate Studies; Department of English



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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:46:15 GMT
Lot 53 East Gate Entrance Project

Start Date:
2016-09-28
End Date:
2016-10-08
Headline: Lot 53 East Gate Entrance Project
Description:

Starting 7 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, the east/second entrance into Lot 53, adjacent to Hicks Hall, Building 53, will be inaccessible until 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, for lot maintenance and repair. Use the west/main entrance into Lot 53, and park within the open section. 

URL:
Category:
Transportation and Parking Services Notices
Contact Name:
Parking and Transportation Services
Contact Email:
parking@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2815



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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:02:08 GMT
Property Information Session

Start Date:
2016-09-28
End Date:
2016-09-29
Headline: Property Information Session
Description:

In keeping with the continuous improvement and accountability of the inventory process, there will be an informational session to update the campus community on last year's inventory results, review processes for all property online forms, discuss upcoming changes to the online checkout form as well as upcoming changes to this fiscal year's inventory. Other topics include departmental responsibility, proper disposal and inter-department transfer of surplus property, records management as well as custodian and equipment manager assignment of assets. Staff directly involved with the yearly inventory process and staff new to the inventory process are encouraged to attend as the yearly property audit will begin soon. For more information, contact Jim Mousa, property manager.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Jim Mousa
Contact Email:
j.mousa@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2779
Event Date: 2016-09-30
Event Time:
10:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58E, Student Union, Senate Chambers, Room 3200
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:54:15 GMT
Entrepreneurs Task Force

Start Date:
2016-09-28
End Date:
2016-09-28
Headline: Entrepreneurs Task Force
Description:

The UNF Entrepreneurs Task Force charge meeting will take place.

URL:
Category:
General Meetings
Contact Name:
Susan Watts
Contact Email:
swatts@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1544
Event Date: 2016-09-28
Event Time:
4:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 60, Alumni Hall, Room 1111
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Coggin College of Business



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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:45:12 GMT