Osprey Update Edition for Studentshttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateJoin The Swoop Squad

Start Date:
2016-07-11
End Date:
2016-07-29
Headline: Join The Swoop Squad
Description:

If you are a sophomore or above in student standing and love the University and your experiences here, consider joining the Swoop Squad. A few students who are articulate, quick thinking and willing to share their experiences in and out of the classroom with prospective students and their families are desired to join the cadre of student tour guides. These paid positions allow you to showcase Osprey pride almost every day of the year. Squad members will receive a uniform and paid training. Click here to learn more and fill out an application.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/welcomecenter/Become_a_Swoop_Squad_Member.aspx
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Sharon Bove
Contact Email:
s.bove@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5750



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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:59:34 GMT
UNF in the News

Start Date:
2016-07-22
End Date:
2016-07-28
Headline: UNF in the News
Description:
  • Running barefoot: Dr. Tracy Alloway, associate professor of psychology, examined if running barefoot is better for your memory on The Academic Minute.
  • Republican National Convention: Dr. Matthew Corrigan, chair of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, discussed the Republican National Convention on WJCT.
  • Emoji diversity and a new law in England: Dr. JeffriAnne Wilder, associate professor of sociology, talked about emoji diversity and a recent law passed in England about catcalling on "The Chat."
  • Pokemon Go or Pokemon No? A First Coast Guide: Dr. Tracy Alloway, associate professor of psychology, elaborated on the cognitive benefits of the new Pokemon Go app/game with First Coast 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, 21 Jul 2016 14:29:40 GMT
Homecoming Information Meeting

Start Date:
2016-07-25
End Date:
2016-08-03
Headline: Homecoming Information Meeting
Description:

This meeting is open to the campus community to learn how to get more involved with homecoming, including:

  • Introduction of the Homecoming Steering Committee
  • Roll-out of official homecoming 2017 date(s)
  • How each college/unit/area can participate at existing signature events
  • Process for developing events to be incorporated into the homecoming schedule 
URL:
Category:
General Meetings
Contact Name:
Jennifer Perkins
Contact Email:
j.perkins@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2490
Event Date: 2016-08-03
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58E, Student Union, Senate Chambers, Third Floor, Room 3200
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:51:29 GMT
Memorial Service for John Hutcheson

Start Date:
2016-07-25
End Date:
2016-08-08
Headline: Memorial Service for John Hutcheson
Description:

A memorial service will take place for John Hutcheson, former instructor of printmaking in the Department of Art and Design. The service will be immediately followed by a reception in the Printmaking Studio, Fine Arts Center, Building 45, Room 1603.

URL: http://jacksonville.com/entertainment/arts/2016-06-29/story/former-unf-professor-john-hutcheson-one-americas-foremost
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Marianne Jaffee
Contact Email:
mjaffee@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2710
Event Date: 2016-08-27
Event Time:
1:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 45, Fine Arts Center, Recital Hall, Room 1200
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:35:10 GMT
Pokemon Go Tournament

Start Date:
2016-07-25
End Date:
2016-07-29
Headline: Pokemon Go Tournament
Description:

All levels of Pokémon trainers and members are invited to find more than 40 Pokéstops around the central area of campus that'll have active Pokémon lures. Attendees can compete with friends and other Pokémon Go enthusiasts during two competitions for a chance to win VISA gift cards. The tournament is free and open to the public, however registration is required by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, July 28. Participants must check-in at Osprey Plaza, Student Union, Building 58, on tournament day. Discuss on social media using #UNFPokemonGo.

URL: http://tinyurl.com/unfpokemonreg
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
School of Computing
Contact Email:
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2985
Event Date: 2016-07-29
Event Time:
5:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58, Student Union, Osprey Plaza
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:15:44 GMT