Osprey Update Edition for Faculty-Staffhttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateBlue and Gray Payday Golf Ball Drop

Start Date:
2016-04-18
End Date:
2016-05-12
Headline: Blue and Gray Payday Golf Ball Drop
Description:

The Blue and Gray Pay Day golf ball drop, presented by Angie's Subs, will take place at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 14, immediately following the baseball game versus USC Upstate, at Harmon Stadium, Building 27. Purchase tickets for a chance to win up to $20,000. Click here for complete rules and further event details.

URL: https://secure.touchnet.com/C21685_ustoresmobile/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=33
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
Ryan Lebeuf
Contact Email:
ryan.lebeuf@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1891



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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 16:38:11 GMT
Intersession Hours of Operation/Closures

Start Date:
2016-04-25
End Date:
2016-05-10
Headline: Intersession Hours of Operation/Closures
Description:

Intersession begins Friday, April 29, and continues through Tuesday, May 10. Below are special hours of operation and closures:

  • Carpenter Library:
    • Friday, April 29: Close at 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1: Closed
    • Monday, May 2, through Friday, May 6: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 7, and Sunday, May 8: Closed
    • Monday, May 9, and Tuesday, May 10: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Dining: Visit the website under "Places to Eat" then "Hours of Operation"
  • Fieldhouse: Saturday, April 30, through Tuesday, May 10: Closed
  • Game Room: 
    • Saturday, April 30, through Sunday, May 8: Closed
    • Monday, May 9, and Tuesday, May 10: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • ITS Help Desk:
    • Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1: Closed
    • Monday, May 2, through Friday, May 5: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 7, and Sunday, May 8: Closed
    • Monday, May 9, and Tuesday, May 10: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Osprey Connector: Inactive after 6 p.m. Friday, April 29; will resume 7 a.m. Wednesday, May 11
  • Osprey Transit: Inactive after 5 p.m. Friday, April 29; will resume 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 11
  • Student Union:
    • Saturday, April 30: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, May 1: Closed
    • Monday, May 2, through Friday, May 6: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 7: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, May 8: Closed
    • Monday, May 9, and Tuesday, May 10: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Student Wellness Complex:
    • Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1: Closed
    • Monday, May 2, through Friday, May 5: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 7, and Sunday, May 8: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Monday, May 9, and Tuesday, May 10: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Town Center Shuttle: Inactive after 3 p.m. Friday, April 29; will resume 10 a.m. Monday, June 20
  • UNF Bookstore:
    • Saturday, April 30: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
    • Sunday, May 1: Closed
    • Monday, May 2, through Friday, May 5: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 7, and Sunday, May 8: Closed
    • Monday, May 9, and Tuesday, May 10: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Andrea Mestdagh
Contact Email:
andrea.mestdagh@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2192



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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:24:14 GMT
Providing Equal Access for Transgender/Gender Nonconforming Populations Training

Start Date:
2016-04-25
End Date:
2016-05-09
Headline: Providing Equal Access for Transgender/Gender Nonconforming Populations Training
Description:

This training will explore the breadth of identities associated with transgender and gender nonconforming communities, including the intersecting experiences of race, ethnicity, culture, socioeconomic circumstances and disability. Participants will learn to utilize culturally competent language and behavior; increase knowledge of health care access, legal and policy issues that impact transgender communities; and identify best practices for providing equal access in community health, social service and juvenile detention settings.

URL: https://jaxkids.gosignmeup.com/public/course/browse?courseid=4948
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Jake Moore
Contact Email:
jake.moore@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5197
Event Date: 2016-05-23
Event Time:
8:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Room 3703
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
An Goldbauer Perspective Photografie; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center; Partnership for Child Health; Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center; Children's Home Society of Florida



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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 11:41:08 GMT
Purchase an Osprey Paver

Start Date:
2016-04-25
End Date:
2016-05-09
Headline: Purchase an Osprey Paver
Description:

Buy a paver in Osprey Plaza, adjacent to the Student Union, Building 58. The decorative 8-inch by 8-inch pavers will be incorporated into the pathway between the Student Union buildings. Pavers are an ideal way to give a gift to a recent graduate, say you were here, remember a loved one or pay tribute to the University. Visit the website for more information. 

URL: http://www.unf.edu/pavers/
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Lindsay DiAngelo
Contact Email:
l.diangelo@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5272



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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 11:12:46 GMT
Summer Soccer Camps

Start Date:
2016-04-25
End Date:
2016-05-09
Headline: Summer Soccer Camps
Description:

The Derek Marinatos Soccer Academy, run by the Osprey men's soccer coach, is North Florida's premier summer soccer camp and features a professionally licensed coaching staff, first-class fields and campus facilities. Campers enjoy a fun learning experience for all-around soccer skills development. The schedule is as follows: 

  • DMSA Day Academy for boys/girls ages 6 through 13:
    • Monday, June 13, through Friday, June 17
    • Monday, June 20, through Friday, June 24 
    • Monday, July 11, through Friday, July 15
    • Monday, July 18, through Friday, July 22
  • DMSA Senior Elite Residential Academy, for boys ages 14 through 20: 
    • Friday, June 10, through Sunday, June 12
URL: http://www.dmsocceracademy.com
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
Derek Marinatos
Contact Email:
derek.marinatos@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2948



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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:46:48 GMT
UNF Foundation Executive Committee Meeting

Start Date:
2016-05-02
End Date:
2016-05-11
Headline: UNF Foundation Executive Committee Meeting
Description:

The fourth quarter UNF Foundation Executive Committee meeting will take place. 

URL:
Category:
General Meetings
Contact Name:
Patricia Madrid
Contact Email:
p.madrid@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2111
Event Date: 2016-05-11
Event Time:
4:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 60, Alumni Hall, Room 2012
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 04 Apr 2016 17:02:10 GMT
Upcoming Blackboard Maintenance

Start Date:
2016-05-04
End Date:
2016-05-08
Headline: Upcoming Blackboard Maintenance
Description:

Blackboard will be unavailable from midnight until 9 a.m. Sunday, May 8, in order to perform an end-of-semester system maintenance. During the system downtime, Blackboard users will be unable to access Blackboard courses or make Blackboard Course Requests.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Center for Instruction and Research Technology
Contact Email:
cirtlab@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3927



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Wed, 04 May 2016 07:54:31 GMT
Cyber Security Symposium Registration

Start Date:
2016-05-05
End Date:
2016-05-11
Headline: Cyber Security Symposium Registration
Description:

Industry security experts, University information technology employees and the Federal Bureau of Investigation will be featured speakers at this annual event. The symposium is free, however, registration is required.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/its/Cyber_Security_Symposium.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Alison Cruess
Contact Email:
acruess@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2583
Event Date: 2016-05-19
Event Time:
9:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 43, Adam W. Herbert University Center, Grand Banquet Hall, Room 1044
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Information Technology Services



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Tue, 03 May 2016 16:17:50 GMT
University Regulation Development

Start Date:
2016-05-05
End Date:
2016-06-02
Headline: University Regulation Development
Description:

The University is proposing an amendment to 11.0010R Schedule of Tuition and Fees. The amendment proposes a revenue neutral shift and doesn't increase fees. The full text of the amendment can be found here under "Regulations Under Review" and "Amended Regulations." 

URL: http://www.unf.edu/trustees/Regulations.aspx
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Stephanie Howell
Contact Email:
showell@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1028



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Wed, 04 May 2016 15:18:15 GMT
College of Arts and Sciences Interim Dean Selected

Start Date:
2016-05-06
End Date:
2016-05-06
Headline: College of Arts and Sciences Interim Dean Selected
Description:

Provost Earle Traynham announces that following an internal search, Dr. Dan Moon has accepted the position of interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. He will assume his new responsibilities on or before Friday, July 1. He brings to this position several years serving as chair of the Department of Biology and currently as the dean of Undergraduate Studies as well as associate vice president for Faculty Resources. Academic Affairs will restart the national search for a permanent dean this fall. 

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Marianne Jaffee
Contact Email:
mjaffee@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2710



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Thu, 05 May 2016 19:27:04 GMT
Baseball Versus Lipscomb University

Start Date:
2016-05-06
End Date:
2016-05-06
Headline: Baseball Versus Lipscomb University
Description:

Cheer on the Ospreys in a three-game series against Atlantic Sun Conference foe Lipscomb at Harmon Baseball Stadium, Building 27, as follows:

  • Friday, May 6: 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 7: 1 p.m.; Attendees will have a chance to win prizes during Baseball Bingo
  • Sunday, May 8: 1 p.m.; Attendees will have a chance to win prizes during Baseball Bingo

Admission is free for students with a valid Osprey1 Card and $3 for faculty and staff.

URL: http://unfospreys.com/index.aspx?path=baseball&
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
Lauren Brooks
Contact Email:
lauren.brooks@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5116



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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 15:39:55 GMT
UNF in the News

Start Date:
2016-05-06
End Date:
2016-05-12
Headline: UNF in the News
Description:
  • Scientists want to study marijuana: Dr. David Courtwright, history professor, shared his opinion about drug scheduling with the Washington Post.
  • Grant to help students adapt toy cars for disabled kids: University professors will move forward with the development of a project in which students make toys for disabled children, thanks to a grant from the National Institutes of Health. Read more in The Florida Times-Union
  • Native Floridians and the Mississippian culture: Dr. Keith Ashley, archaeologist and research coordinator, discussed how his research is demonstrating a link between native Floridians and the thriving Mississippian culture with Florida Today.
  • Five UNF student sculptors will exhibit work in Jacksonville Beach: The work will be on display in Jacksonville Beach for a year, thanks to Sculptures by the Sea, an initiative by MountainStar Capital and the Lazzara Family Foundation. Read more in the Times-Union.
  • Indiana presidential primary: Dr. Matthew Childers, assistant professor of political science, discussed the importance of the Indiana primary on "The Chat."
  • UNF women golfers aim for more: The women's golf team was right on schedule in winning the program's first Atlantic Sun championship. Read more in 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, 05 May 2016 11:01:06 GMT
Softball Versus University of South Carolina Upstate

Start Date:
2016-05-06
End Date:
2016-05-08
Headline: Softball Versus University of South Carolina Upstate
Description:

The North Florida softball team will host USC Upstate for a free three-game series at the Softball Complex, Building 31:

  • Saturday, May 7: Doubleheader starting at 1 p.m.; Senior Day with graduating seniors being recognized between the games
  • Sunday, May 8: 1 p.m.
URL: http://unfospreys.com/index.aspx?path=softball
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
Lauren Brooks
Contact Email:
lauren.brooks@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5116



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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 14:43:24 GMT