Osprey Update Edition for Faculty-Staffhttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateEmployee Education Program Submission Form

Start Date:
2016-11-01
End Date:
2016-12-16
Headline: Employee Education Program Submission Form
Description:

The Employee Education Program and Tuition Scholarship Program online form will open for the spring 2017 term Friday, Dec. 16, once fall term grades are processed. Employees are encouraged to submit the form as soon as possible once it's available. The deadline for EEP and TSP submission is Tuesday, Jan. 17.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/onestop/registrar/Fee_Waiver.aspx
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
One-Stop Student Services
Contact Email:
records@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5555



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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:13:23 GMT
COEHS Scholarships/Fellowships 2017-18

Start Date:
2016-11-28
End Date:
2016-12-12
Headline: COEHS Scholarships/Fellowships 2017-18
Description:

Applications are open for 2017-18 scholarships and fellowships. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, 2017. This application requires attachments. Review the Scholarship/Fellowship Checklist prior to submitting an application. 

URL: http://www.unf.edu/coehs/scholarships/Scholarships-Fellowships_List.aspx
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Amanda Laukitis
Contact Email:
coehs.scholarships@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2520



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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:35:50 GMT
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Luncheon Tickets Available

Start Date:
2016-12-05
End Date:
2016-12-19
Headline: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Luncheon Tickets Available
Description:

Tickets are available for the 36th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Luncheon, noon Tuesday, Feb. 21, at the Herbert University Center, Building 43. Four scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate students in King's name. The guest speaker will be Ndaba Thembekile Mandela, grandson of the late Nelson Mandela and president and CEO of Africa Rising. The luncheon is sponsored by the Office of the President, Office of the Vice President for Student and International Affairs and the Intercultural Center for PEACE. Tickets are available through the UNF Box Office, located in  English Hall, Building 8, Room 1100, or online. The first 50 University students receive free tickets at the Box Office. For questions, contact the Intercultural Center at (904) 620-2475.

URL: https://www.ticketreturn.com/prod2/team.asp?SponsorID=9353#.WEBUvdIzXcs
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Lorna Bautista
Contact Email:
lbautist@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2475



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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:05:13 GMT
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

Start Date:
2016-12-05
End Date:
2016-12-16
Headline: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship
Description:

This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded in February to four undergraduate students who have worked hard academically and participated in campus and/or community services. Eligibility information and application materials are available on the Intercultural Center for PEACE website. Application deadline is Friday, Jan. 20.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/icp/Martin_Luther_King_Jr__Scholarship.aspx
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Lorna Bautista
Contact Email:
lbautist@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2475



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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:33:46 GMT
Peace Plaza Closure December 12-30

Start Date:
2016-12-06
End Date:
2016-12-30
Headline: Peace Plaza Closure December 12-30
Description:

Peace Plaza, located between Building 1, Daniel Hall, and Building 2, Founders Hall, will be closed to all pedestrian traffic Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 30, due to the Skinner-Jones Hall project construction activities. Contact Rich Elmore, assistant director of Campus Planning, Design and Construction, with questions.

URL: https://www.unf.edu/campusplanning/Projects.aspx
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Rich Elmore
Contact Email:
relmore@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1748



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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:57:19 GMT
Academic Advising Units Closed December 13

Start Date:
2016-12-07
End Date:
2016-12-13
Headline: Academic Advising Units Closed December 13
Description:

Academic Advising units will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 13, for an annual professional development retreat. For questions regarding office hours/coverage on this day, contact the individual advising office or advisor. 

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Kelly Marton
Contact Email:
kelly.marton@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1297



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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:01:05 GMT
Banner Unavailability December 11

Start Date:
2016-12-07
End Date:
2016-12-11
Headline: Banner Unavailability December 11
Description:

All Banner applications will be unavailable 5 to 9 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, for an upgrade. No changes to the interface are expected. Students, faculty and staff will still be able to access Blackboard, Canvas and e-mail in myWings during the down time.

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



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Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:59:01 GMT
'Playwrights' Project: Original Plays for Young Adults'

Start Date:
2016-12-07
End Date:
2016-12-11
Headline: 'Playwrights' Project: Original Plays for Young Adults'
Description:

The Department of English will present a live-theater event, "The Playwrights’ Project: Original Plays for Young Adults," produced by Dr. Pam Monteleone, professor of English and drama. The cast features UNF students and staff, high school students, as well as members of the community. Show times are as follows:

  • Saturday, Dec. 10: 7:30 p.m. with the class of students from Robert E. Lee High School as guests of honor
  • Sunday, Dec. 11: 2 p.m.

Performances are free, open to the public and will take place at the Computer Science Building, Building 15, Room 1304. For more information, contact the UNF Department of English at (904) 620-2273.

URL:
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Pam Monteleone
Contact Email:
pmontele@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 704-3207



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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:28:51 GMT
Arena Garage Maintenance December 10 to 31

Start Date:
2016-12-08
End Date:
2016-12-23
Headline: Arena Garage Maintenance December 10 to 31
Description:

Starting 6 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, until 10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, the Arena Parking Garage, Building 38, adjacent to the Arena, Building 34, will be inaccessible, for lot maintenance and repair. Remove all vehicles prior to 10 p.m. Dec. 9, as the set up barricades will make it inaccessible to enter or leave the garage. During this time more spaces than usual will be available in the surrounding lots since classes won't be in session. The garage will return to normal parking activity 6 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1.

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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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:40:37 GMT
Intersession/Holiday Break Special Hours/Closures

Start Date:
2016-12-09
End Date:
2017-01-08
Headline: Intersession/Holiday Break Special Hours/Closures
Description:

Intersession and holiday break are Monday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Jan. 8. Below are special hours of operation and closures:

  • Carpenter Library:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 17 and Sunday, Dec. 18: Closed
    • Monday, December 19, through Thursday, Dec. 22: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Friday, Dec. 23: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 24, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
    • Tuesday, Jan. 3, through Friday, Jan. 6: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Jan. 7, and Sunday, Jan. 8: Closed
  • Community First Credit Union: Monday, Dec. 19, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
  • Dining: Visit the website for hours of operation
  • Fieldhouse: Friday, Dec. 9, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
  • Game Room: Monday, Dec. 12, through Tuesday, Jan. 3: Closed
  • Golf Complex:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Saturday, Dec. 17: 8 am. to 10 p.m.
    • Sunday, Dec. 18: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Monday, Dec. 19, through Saturday, Dec. 24: 8 am. to 10 p.m.
    • Sunday, Dec. 25: Closed
    • Monday, Dec. 26, through Saturday, Dec. 31: 8 am. to 10 p.m.
    • Sunday, Jan. 1: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Monday, Jan. 2, through Saturday, Jan. 7: 8 am. to 10 p.m.
    • Sunday, Jan. 8: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • ITS Help Desk:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 17, and Sunday, Dec. 18: Closed
    • Monday, Dec. 19, through Friday, Dec. 23: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 24, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
    • Tuesday, Jan. 3, through Friday, Jan. 6: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Jan. 7: Closed
    • Sunday, Jan. 8: 1 to 10 p.m., phone and e-mail support only
  • Lend-A-Wing Pantry:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Wednesday, Dec. 14: Closed
    • Thursday, Dec. 15: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Friday, Dec. 16: Noon to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 17, through Tuesday, Jan. 3: Closed
    • Wednesday, Jan. 4: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Thursday, Jan. 5: 1 to 6 p.m.
    • Friday, Jan. 6, through Sunday, Jan. 8: Closed
  • Ogier Garden: Saturday, Dec. 17, through Monday, Jan. 10: Closed
  • One-Stop Student Services:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Thursday, Dec. 15: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Friday, Dec. 16: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 17, and Sunday, Dec. 18: Closed
    • Monday, Dec. 19, through Thursday, Dec. 22: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Friday, Dec. 23: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 24, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
  • Osprey Connector: Inactive after 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9; will resume 7 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3
  • Osprey Transit: Inactive after 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9; will resume 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3
  • Student Government:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 23: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Monday, Dec. 26, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
  • Student Union:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 17: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, Dec. 18: Closed
    • Monday, Dec. 19, through Friday, Dec. 23: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 24, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
    • Tuesday, Jan. 3, through Friday, Jan. 6: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, Jan. 7: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, Jan. 8: Closed
  • Student Wellness Complex:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 17, and Sunday, Dec. 18: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Monday, Dec. 19, and Tuesday, Dec. 20: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Wednesday, Dec. 31, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
    • Tuesday, Jan. 3, through Friday, Jan. 6: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Saturday, Jan. 7, and Sunday, Jan. 8: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Town Center Shuttle: Inactive after 3 p.m. Friday, Dec.9; will resume 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3
  • UNF Bookstore:
    • Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  
    • Saturday, Dec. 17, and Sunday, Dec. 18: Closed
    • Monday, Dec. 19, through Thursday, Dec. 22: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Friday, Dec. 23: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 24, through Monday, Dec. 26: Closed
    • Tuesday, Dec. 27, through Friday, Dec. 30: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Dec. 31, through Monday, Jan. 2: Closed
    • Tuesday, Jan. 3, through Thursday, Jan. 5: 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • Friday, Jan. 6: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Jan. 7, and Sunday, Jan. 8: 10 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, 09 Dec 2016 10:10:04 GMT
College of Computing, Engineering and Construction

Start Date:
2016-12-09
End Date:
2016-12-12
Headline: College of Computing, Engineering and Construction
Description:

A meeting will take place to discuss and conduct phone interviews with candidates for the assistant professor of mechanical engineering position, 330050.

URL:
Category:
Search Committee News
Contact Name:
Paul Eason
Contact Email:
paul.eason@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1875
Event Date: 2016-12-12
Event Time:
9:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 50, Science and Engineering Building, Room 2506
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:50:16 GMT
UNF in the News

Start Date:
2016-12-09
End Date:
2016-12-15
Headline: UNF in the News
Description:
  • Is Mattis right for Secretary of Defense?: Former Ambassador Nancy Soderberg, Distinguished Visiting Scholar in Political Science, shared her opinion on "The O'Reilly Factor."
  • Petraeus appointment could rankle wary FBI: Former FBI agent Ellen Glasser, a criminology instructor, provided insight about President-elect Donald Trump's nomination of former Gen. David Petraeus as Secretary of State to TheHill.com.
  • Facebook Fearless - How social media can be good for you: The use of social media has caused many to fear that personalized technology platforms are creating a narcissistic, self-obsessed generation. Dr. Tracy Alloway, associate professor of psychology, discussed this at TEDxJacksonville.
  • Elderly woman struggles to survive with limited income: Vera Moore, 90, worked at Morrison’s Cafeteria until she was 83 and struggles to make ends meet on her Social Security income. Students Nick Blank and Kalee Ball told her story in the annual "Hope Fund" series in The Florida Times-Union.
  • Trump's support for private prisons: Dr. Michael Hallett, criminology professor, talked about President-elect Donald Trump's support for private prisons and what it will mean for illegal immigrants on WJXT
  • Dogs visit to help students relieve stress: Hundreds of students waited in line to spend a few minutes with stress-relief dogs on campus. Learn more from Action News
  • Ethics Team going to nationals: The Ethics Team will compete in the 21st intercollegiate Ethics Bowl Nationals Sunday, Feb. 26. Read more in The Spinnaker.
  • Children with disabilities get early Christmas gifts from one-of-a-kind program: For 4-year-old Scarlett and her family, Christmas came early - a hot new ride for the girl who loves the color pink. Her toy car was designed to fit her just right. Learn more from Action News.

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, 08 Dec 2016 16:10:55 GMT