With the new school year, UNF has set record-high enrollment numbers thanks to new freshmen and grad students. UNF announced on Monday that it had a record-high 2,648 freshmen students as total enrollment reached more than 17,300 students which is also a record for the school.
Dr. Sophie Filibert, College of Education and Human Services associate professor, is working to take more resources to the Bahamas, while also helping her own family pick up the pieces. Her father and sisters live in Freeport, directly impacted by Dorian, where the water remains contaminated. She shares her efforts to provide the area with portable showers and hygiene facilities with "Action News Jax."
Dr. Michael Binder, UNF associate professor of political sciences, tells Florida Daily it will be interesting to see how both parties explain their positions on climate change in the upcoming election cycle.