Osprey Update Edition for Studentshttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateSpring Enrollment at the Child Development Research Center Preschool

Start Date:
2014-12-10
End Date:
2014-12-23
Headline: Spring Enrollment at the Child Development Research Center Preschool
Description:

The Child Development Research Center Preschool program is accepting children, ages 2.5 to 5 years old. Facility accreditations include Gold Seal Quality Care Program, National Association for the Education of Young Children and Guiding Stars and Research based curriculum. Free voluntary pre-kindergarten is available for qualifying children. For more information or to tour the Building 49, Child Development Resource Center facilities, contact the administrative office. Special rates are available for students, faculty and staff. However, space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/cdrc
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
CDRC Administrative Office
Contact Email:
cdcstu2@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2372



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Tue, 09 Dec 2014 10:26:58 GMT
Federal Financial Aid Enrollment Status

Start Date:
2014-12-15
End Date:
2014-12-22
Headline: Federal Financial Aid Enrollment Status
Description:

Only courses that count toward a degree may be paid for with federal financial aid. If students are enrolled in courses that aren't required for completion of a degree, some financial aid award may be reduced or cancelled. For questions about which courses are applicable toward a degree, contact an academic adviser. For questions about financial aid, contact One-Stop Student Services at (904) 620-5555.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/onestop/finaid/
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Anissa Ange
Contact Email:
anissa.agne@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2681



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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:55:51 GMT
Holiday Break/Intersession Hours

Start Date:
2014-12-15
End Date:
2014-12-29
Headline: Holiday Break/Intersession Hours
Description:

Bookstore
The Bookstore's hours will vary during the holiday break. For a detailed listing of hours, visit the website.


Dining
Chartwells' dining options will vary during the holiday break. For a detail listing of hours, visit the website.


Game Room

  • Monday, Dec. 15, through Tuesday, Jan. 6: Close
  • Wednesday, Jan. 7: Resume regular hours

ITS Help Desk/General Purpose Computer Lab

  • Monday, Dec. 15, through Friday, Dec. 19: Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 20, and Sunday, Dec. 21: Closed
  • Monday, Dec. 22, through Tuesday, Dec. 23: Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 24, through Thursday, Jan. 1: Closed
  • Friday, Jan. 2: Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 3, and Sunday, Jan. 4: Closed
  • Monday, Jan. 5: Resume regular hours


Student Government

  • Wednesday, Dec. 24, through Thursday, Jan. 1: Closed
  • Wednesday, Jan. 7: Resume regular hours


Student Government Print Lab

  • Monday, Dec. 15, through Tuesday, Jan. 6: Close
  • Wednesday, Jan. 7: Resume regular hours

 

Student Union

  • Monday, Dec. 15, through Friday, Dec. 19: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 20: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Monday, Dec. 22, through Tuesday, Dec. 23: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 24, through Thursday, Jan. 1: Closed
  • Regular hours resume Wednesday, Jan. 7

 

Student Wellness Complex
Complex hours will vary during the holiday break. For a detailed listing of hours, visit the website.

 

Carpenter Library

  • Monday, Dec. 15, through Friday, Dec. 19: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 20, and Sunday, Dec. 21: Closed
  • Monday, Dec. 22, through Tuesday, Dec. 23: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 24, through Thursday, Jan. 1: Closed
  • Wednesday, Jan. 7: Resume regular hours
URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Jessica Scott
Contact Email:
jessica.scott@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2192



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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:28:47 GMT
Mad Hatter's Ball: New Year's Eve at MOCA Jacksonville

Start Date:
2014-12-15
End Date:
2014-12-29
Headline: Mad Hatter's Ball: New Year's Eve at MOCA Jacksonville
Description:

Go through the looking glass and welcome 2015 in style. This year's fete at the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, a cultural resource of UNF, will once again prove to be the thing to do on New Year's Eve. Revel the night away on the dance floor, try your luck at the tables, enjoy festive drinks and eats and experience the best ball drop countdown in the city. Black tie is optional. Attendees must be 21 years of age or older.

URL: http://www.333nye.com
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Denise Reagan
Contact Email:
info@mocajacksonville.org
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3224
Event Date: 2014-12-31
Event Time:
10:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 99, MOCA, 333 N. Laura Street, Jacksonville, FL
Event Cost:
Singles/$100; Couples/$180
Event Sponsor:
MOCA Jacksonville



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Tue, 09 Dec 2014 13:35:14 GMT
Spinnaker Survey

Start Date:
2014-12-17
End Date:
2014-12-31
Headline: Spinnaker Survey
Description:

Each semester, Spinnaker Media conducts a survey to determine how often students and faculty listen, watch and read its produced content.Click here to take this two-minute survey to voice an opinion and shape the future of Spinnaker Media.

URL: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014spinnaker
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Jessica Bolden
Contact Email:
promotions@unfspinnaker.com
Contact Phone:
(407) 376-8939



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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:33:23 GMT
New ITS Request System Coming Dec. 22

Start Date:
2014-12-18
End Date:
2014-12-23
Headline: New ITS Request System Coming Dec. 22
Description:

Beginning Monday, Dec. 22, students, faculty and staff will see a new interface when submitting an Information Technology Services request within myWings or at http://help.unf.edu. The new tool, TeamDynamix, will give users status-tracking ability for easier monitoring of progress and resolution of requests. Visit the website to learn how to submit an online ITS request using the new interface. In addition to online submissions, the ITS Help Desk may be contacted by phone, e-mail or in-person visit to request assistance.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/its/training/submitITSR.aspx
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
ITS Help Desk
Contact Email:
helpdesk@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-4357



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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:19:11 GMT
Student Self-Service Unavailability Dec. 28

Start Date:
2014-12-19
End Date:
2014-12-28
Headline: Student Self-Service Unavailability Dec. 28
Description:

Student Self-Service will be unavailable Sunday, Dec. 28, from 5 to 9 a.m. to perform an upgrade. No changes to the interface are expected. Links to student records, degree evaluation, course schedule and academic transcript won't be available during the down time. However, students will have access to Blackboard and e-mail via myWings.

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



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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:32:52 GMT
UNF In the News

Start Date:
2014-12-19
End Date:
2015-01-01
Headline: UNF In the News
Description:
  • UNF ranks in top 50 in 2015 Best Online Colleges: UNF was recognized by the Affordable Colleges Foundation, a leading resource for online learning and college affordability information, by earning a place in the top 50 on its new ranking of 2015's Best Online Colleges. Watch the WJXT Ch. 4 story here.
  • Coastal Biology Flagship Program Flourishes: In 2006, Coastal Biology became one of four flagship programs at the University at that time. Dr. Courtney Hackney, director of the Coastal Biology Flagship Program, discussed this flagship and how it's grown during "UNF On The Record," a weekly radio show featuring campus life, as well as faculty and student research. Listen here.
  • Outstanding volunteerism: Recent graduate Rachel Kurzinski was recognized by The Florida Times-Union for going above and beyond in doing volunteer work as a student. Read it here.
  • Bush as Fla. governor vs. president: Dr. Matthew Corrigan, Department of Political Science and Public Administration chair, spoke with MSNBC about how former governor Jeb Bush's policies as governor will affect his run for president. Read the story here. Watch him on WJXT Ch. 4 here. Read the USA Today story here.
  • U.S. and Cuba relations: Dr. David Schwam-Baird, associate professor of political science, spoke with WJXT Ch. 4 the Local Station about the U.S. government easing travel restrictions, opening an embassy and expanding trade, a few of the new policies aimed at rebuilding relations between the U.S and Cuba. Watch the interview here.
  • Avoiding holiday meltdowns: Dr. Gabe Ybarra, associate professor of psychology, discussed how to handle stressful family situations during the holidays on First Coast News' "The Chat." Watch the segment here.
  • Workforce dropouts first battle despair, then many retire early: Dr. Paul Mason, economics professor, told The Florida Times-Union that the labor force participation rate has been low due to a relatively older population. Read it here.

For more UNF news stories, click here.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Jessica Scott
Contact Email:
jessica.scott@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2192



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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:04:18 GMT
Hampton Inn Oceanfront Holiday Classic Women's Basketball

Start Date:
2014-12-19
End Date:
2014-12-22
Headline: Hampton Inn Oceanfront Holiday Classic Women's Basketball
Description:

Osprey women's basketball will play twice this weekend in the Hampton Inn Oceanfront Holiday Classic in the Arena, Building 34. General admission is $4. Students get in free with a valid Osprey1 card.

  • Saturday, Dec. 21: 3:30 p.m. versus Wofford College
  • Sunday, Dec. 22: 3:30 p.m. versus Western Carolina University
URL:
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
UNF Ticket Office
Contact Email:
ospreytickets@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2473



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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:31:49 GMT
Spinnaker Media Student Editor Positions Available

Start Date:
2014-12-22
End Date:
2014-12-31
Headline: Spinnaker Media Student Editor Positions Available
Description:

Spinnaker News is currently seeking students to fill the following positions:

  • Newsroom editor
  • Assistant breaking news editor

Full job description and requirements can be found at the UNF Human Resource website.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Lori Durham
Contact Email:
l.durham@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1579



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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:41:46 GMT