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 Upcoming Events

Find information about upcoming environmental programs, lectures, workshops and other events on campus and in the Jacksonville community. If you would like to add an event to our webpage, please send event details to e.center@unf.edu.

 

Visit these UNF departments for additional on-campus events: 

UNF-KAO General Meeting

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

6 p.m.

Location: Zoom

Cost: Open to UNF-KAO members only

 The Kappa Alpha Omicron (KAO) at the University of North Florida Kappa is an honors society associated with the Interdisciplinary Environmental Association and supported by the Environmental Center.

Community Cleanup

Saturday, March 27, 2021

10 a.m.

Location: Jacksonville Beach Pier

Cost: Free and open to all

Join the Environmental Center, Public Health Alumni Network (PHAN) and Surfrider UNF for a community cleanup at the Jacksonville Beach Pier. Volunteers will collect trash and debris found along the beach and parking lots, with a focus on single-use plastic items.

Prior to the cleanup, the Public Health Alumni Network will be hosting a yoga class on the beach at 9 a.m. Capacity for this part of the event is limited and registration is required! Yoga participants must bring their own yoga mat and/or towel.

 

Event Registration

 

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

  • Practice social distancing - Stay 6 feet way from other people. Try limiting interactions with people you are normally around with while maintaining social distancing.
  • Wear a face mask or cloth face cover - Cover your mouth and nose with a face mask or cloth face cover when you are around others
  • Wash your hands often - Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds and if soap and water is not available use hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth - The virus can transfer on to different objects and surfaces. Your hands can pick up the virus and transfer it to your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes - Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or use the inside of your elbow when you cough or sneeze
  • Stay home if you are sick - Monitor your health and stay home if you are feeling sick or test positive for COVID-19
  • Avoid carpooling - Do not carpool with people that you rarely interact with and limit carpool to two people in order to maintain social distancing.

For more information on how to prevent the spread of COVID-19, please visit the Florida Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) website.

 

UNF-KAO General Meeting

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

6 p.m.

Location: Zoom

Cost: Open to UNF-KAO members only

 The Kappa Alpha Omicron (KAO) at the University of North Florida Kappa is an honors society associated with the Interdisciplinary Environmental Association and supported by the Environmental Center.

Leadership Program Spring Symposium

Friday, April 9, 2021

10-11 a.m.

Location: Zoom

Cost: Free and open to the public

Zoom Link

Everyone is invited to join us for our virtual Environmental Center Leadership Program Spring Symposium. Our top leadership scholars will be presenting their leadership projects that they have perfected over this past semester. Attendees will hear more about this year's highlights, challenges and get to view all this year’s student project posters.