Osprey Update Edition for Studentshttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateInstitutional Review Board Planning Workshops

Start Date:
2015-04-20
End Date:
2015-05-04
Headline: Institutional Review Board Planning Workshops
Description:

This ethical review board examines all research involving human subjects prior to initiation to ensure that it complies with federal, state, local and institutional regulations, requirements and policies for protecting human subjects. During planning workshops, a research integrity administrator will discuss different elements of IRB review and documentation and provide information about the IRB perspective that may help to facilitate the review and approval of submissions. This free event is open to faculty, staff and students. A R.S.V.P. to the IRB office via e-mail is requested to attend the following workshops:

  • Monday, May 4: 6 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 21: 1:30 to 3 p.m.

The location of the workshops will be provided upon R.S.V.P. For groups of four or more, research integrity administrators can hold a private session. Planning meetings can also be scheduled if on an individual or group basis.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/research/IRB.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Kayla Champaigne
Contact Email:
k.champaigne@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2312



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Thu, 02 Apr 2015 09:12:56 GMT
LGBT Resource Center Scholarships

Start Date:
2015-04-20
End Date:
2015-05-04
Headline: LGBT Resource Center Scholarships
Description:

The following scholarships are available for the next academic year:

  • Jack Slaughter and Sam Jacobson Endowed Scholarship
  • UNF Building Bridges Creating Community Scholarship for Full-Time Students
  • UNF Building Bridges Creating Community Scholarship for Part-Time Students.

The application deadline is Wednesday, May 20. For more information, click here.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/lgbtrc/Scholarships.aspx
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Jake Moore
Contact Email:
jake.moore@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5197



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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:36:23 GMT
Summer Soccer Camps

Start Date:
2015-04-21
End Date:
2015-05-05
Headline: Summer Soccer Camps
Description:

The Derek Marinatos Soccer Academy is North Florida's premier summer soccer camp and features a professionally licensed coaching staff, first class fields and campus facilities. Campers enjoy a fun learning experience for all-around soccer skills development.

 

Day Academy - Boys and Girls ages 6 to 13

  • Monday, June 8, through Friday, June 12
  • Monday, June 15, through Friday, June 19
  • Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10
  • Monday, July 13, through Friday, July 17

 

Senior Elite Residential Academy - Boys ages 14 to 20

  • Friday, June 26, through Sunday, June 28
URL: http://www.dmsocceracademy.com/
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
Derek Marinatos
Contact Email:
derek.marinatos@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2948



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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:38:21 GMT
Alumni Drive Resurfacing and UNF Drive Repairs

Start Date:
2015-04-24
End Date:
2015-05-11
Headline: Alumni Drive Resurfacing and UNF Drive Repairs
Description:

Work to resurface Alumni Drive will begin Saturday, May 2, and continue through Wednesday, May 13. Although one lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction, traffic patterns may be altered as the work progresses. Additionally, the section of UNF Drive between Lot 100, adjacent to Parking Services, Building 52, and the entrance to Parking Lot 12, adjacent to Osprey Village, will be closed for repairs between 6 p.m. Friday, May 8, through 6 a.m. Monday, May 11. Detour signs will be posted.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Stephen Fagan
Contact Email:
stephen.fagan@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2237



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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:16:43 GMT
Intersession Hours

Start Date:
2015-04-27
End Date:
2015-05-04
Headline: Intersession Hours
Description:

Unless otherwise indicated, Summer A session hours begin Wednesday, May 13.


Bookstore

  • Monday, May 4, through Friday, May 8: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 9: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 10: Closed
  • Monday, May 11, and Tuesday, May 12: 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

 

Dining
 

Intersession hours are available to view on the Dine on Campus website under "Places to Eat" via "Hours of Operation."

 

Game Room

  • Closed through Sunday, May 10

 

ITS Help Desk/General Purpose Computer Lab

  • Monday through Friday: Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed


Student Union Administration

  • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Student Union

  • Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m.to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed
     

Thomas G. Carpenter Library

  • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed

 

Transportation

  • Osprey Connector: Inactive after 6 p.m. Friday, May 1. Services will resume 7 a.m. Wednesday, May 13.
  • Osprey Transit: Inactive after 5 p.m. Friday, May 1. Services will resume 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 13.
  • Town Center Shuttle: Inactive after 3 p.m. Friday, May 1. Services will resume 10 a.m. Monday, June 22.
URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Jessica Scott
Contact Email:
jessica.scott@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2192



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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:32:05 GMT
Special Events Impact Traffic May 1

Start Date:
2015-04-27
End Date:
2015-05-03
Headline: Special Events Impact Traffic May 1
Description:

In addition to the three spring commencement ceremonies scheduled for Friday, May 1, the University will host the Florida High School Athletic Associate Track and Field State Championship. This will significantly impact traffic and parking availability on campus. For detailed directions on parking locations for each event, as well as anticipated impact areas, visit the Parking and Transportation Services website.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/parking
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Parking and Transportation Services
Contact Email:
parking@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2815



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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:58:44 GMT
Building a Business and Designing Dreams

Start Date:
2015-04-28
End Date:
2015-05-04
Headline: Building a Business and Designing Dreams
Description:

John Spinks is a building construction management major and Season 1 alumnus of HGTV’s "Flipping the Block." He and his wife, Whitney, wowed the country as the Black Team in Apartment D by transforming a run-down condo into a move-in ready showpiece. He discusses new projects and exciting new ventures on "UNF On the Record," a weekly radio show featuring student and faculty research, campus life and the latest UNF happenings. The show airs every Tuesday at 3 p.m. and again at 6 p.m. on Spinnaker Radio or on a mobile device and on campus cable, Channel 171. Also, look for this interview on UNF's website under the "Featured Stories" section, UNF's Facebook fan page and Twitter.

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



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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 08:43:54 GMT
ITS Help Desk/General Purpose Computer Lab Move to Library

Start Date:
2015-04-28
End Date:
2015-05-07
Headline: ITS Help Desk/General Purpose Computer Lab Move to Library
Description:

The ITS Help Desk and General Purpose Lab will move to the Thomas G. Carpenter Library Friday, May 8. This centralized location will provide students easier access to all Help Desk services. The General Purpose Computer Lab will close Monday, May 4, to accommodate the relocation. The Help Desk will remain open.

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



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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:52:46 GMT
Blackboard Unavailability May 10

Start Date:
2015-04-30
End Date:
2015-05-10
Headline: Blackboard Unavailability May 10
Description:

Blackboard will be unavailable 5 to 9 a.m. Sunday, May 10, for scheduled maintenance. During this downtime, students, faculty and staff will be unable to access Blackboard or make Blackboard Course Requests (BbCAR).

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



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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:52:49 GMT
President's Commission on Diversity and Inclusion

Start Date:
2015-04-30
End Date:
2015-05-06
Headline: President's Commission on Diversity and Inclusion
Description:

The President's Commission on Diversity and Inclusion is designed to cultivate a shared commitment to diverse and inclusive perspectives, as well as a culturally competent and inclusive University environment that values and respects human differences.

URL: https://www.unf.edu/diversity/
Category:
General Meetings
Contact Name:
Flora Coleman
Contact Email:
fcoleman@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1065
Event Date: 2015-05-06
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Ballroom, Room 3703A
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:16:43 GMT
UNF In the News

Start Date:
2015-05-01
End Date:
2015-05-04
Headline: UNF In the News
Description:

Local family raising money to help Nepal: Dr. Josh Gellers, assistant professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, worked on his dissertation in Nepal and told Action News that the country was already dealing with deeper issues before the disaster. Click here to watch.
2015 Gladys Prior Award winner overcomes stroke: Principals along with staff from the College of Education and Human Services surprised four teachers across the district with the 2015 Gladys Prior Award for Career Teaching Excellence. Read The Florida Times-Union article here.
Using herbs to spice up a meal: Dr. Judy Rodriguez, chair of the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, discussed how herbs can add flavor to your food on "First Coast Living." Click here to watch.
UNF offers learning opportunities for those over 50: The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNF is a membership organization for seasoned adults age 50 and older in Northeast Florida, offering an array of courses in a fun environment and out-of-classroom adventures. Click here to read the Times-Union column.
City benefits from UNF state, national track/field events: Eight track and field events, including two national championships, a state championship and five collegiate meets are being held at Hodges Stadium. Read the Jacksonville Business Journal article here.


Read more about UNF faculty, staff and students in "Featured Stories."

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Joanna Norris
Contact Email:
jnorris@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2102



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Fri, 01 May 2015 09:15:58 GMT