Osprey Update Edition for Studentshttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateP.A.T.H. Tutoring Available

Start Date:
2020-09-01
End Date:
2020-11-12
Headline: P.A.T.H. Tutoring Available
Description:

Peer Assisted Tutoring in Housing (P.A.T.H.) tutoring services are free and available online to all students from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday via the virtual tutoring lab.

URL: https://www.unf.edu/housing/resources/PATH_Tutoring.aspx
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Housing and Residence Life
Contact Email:
housing@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-4663



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Tue, 01 Sep 2020 15:59:30 GMT
Graduate and Professional Schools Fair

Start Date:
2020-10-12
End Date:
2020-10-27
Headline: Graduate and Professional Schools Fair
Description:

Register for the UNF Graduate and Professional Schools Fair to learn about over 50 graduate programs offered by UNF and other graduate schools around the world. 

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Audra Morrison
Contact Email:
audra.morrison@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2976
Event Date: 2020-10-27
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Handshake
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
COAS Career Success Center



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Wed, 07 Oct 2020 13:52:36 GMT
College of Education and Human Services Doctoral Defense

Start Date:
2020-10-19
End Date:
2020-10-30
Headline: College of Education and Human Services Doctoral Defense
Description:

Debra Rains, an educational leadership doctoral student, will defend her dissertation, "Defining Accountability and Best Practices in Private Schools Which Receive State Funds for Students with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities." Access via Zoom at https://unf.zoom.us/j/98849335236.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Thomas Higginbotham
Contact Email:
thomas.higginbotham@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2990
Event Date: 2020-10-30
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 16 Oct 2020 19:56:17 GMT
Library Online Book Display: Halloween

Start Date:
2020-10-16
End Date:
2020-10-30
Headline: Library Online Book Display: Halloween
Description:

The Carpenter Library has created a virtual Halloween book display with library resources and free materials dedicated to the holiday. View the display online.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Maria Atilano
Contact Email:
m.atilano@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1564



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Wed, 14 Oct 2020 21:44:00 GMT
Osprey Plaza Pavers

Start Date:
2020-10-16
End Date:
2020-10-29
Headline: Osprey Plaza Pavers
Description:

Leave a legacy on campus by purchasing a commemorative brick paver at Osprey Plaza outside the John A. Delaney Student Union. To purchase, visit the website or email ospreyplazapavers@unf.edu.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Katherine Wagman
Contact Email:
k.wagman@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5103



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Wed, 14 Oct 2020 17:10:56 GMT
Unity March

Start Date:
2020-10-19
End Date:
2020-11-02
Headline: Unity March
Description:

UNF Athletics and the Athletics Diversity and Inclusion Committee is proud to announce a Unity March to encourage the UNF community to join together to promote a clear message that embraces diversity and strives for inclusion and support of all different races, genders and sexual orientations. The march will begin at the J.B. Coxwell Amphitheater and will go towards Lot 18 before ending at Hodges Stadium, and is open to all UNF students, faculty, and staff. Safety is the top priority and all campus guidelines will be enforced including requiring all participants to social distance and wear a mask. 

URL:
Category:
Athletics
Contact Name:
Kaitlin Parsons
Contact Email:
k.parsons@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5429
Event Date: 2020-11-02
Event Time:
4:30 p.m.
Event Location:
J.B. Coxwell Amphitheater to Hodges Stadium
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Tue, 13 Oct 2020 20:12:53 GMT
Post MSN DNP Virtual Information Session

Start Date:
2020-10-21
End Date:
2020-10-27
Headline: Post MSN DNP Virtual Information Session
Description:

UNF Online will host a virtual information session for any student interested in learning more about the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, admission criteria and application process. Register

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Erica Anga
Contact Email:
unfonline@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3577
Event Date: 2020-10-27
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Virtual
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 09 Oct 2020 18:42:00 GMT
Library Virtual Costume Contest

Start Date:
2020-10-21
End Date:
2020-10-28
Headline: Library Virtual Costume Contest
Description:

All students, faculty and staff are invited to share your scariest, funniest and most creative costume photos with the Carpenter Library on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram from Monday, Oct. 26, through Wednesday, Oct. 28, for a chance to win one of three $10 Amazon gift cards. For more information, visit the website

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Maria Atilano
Contact Email:
m.atilano@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1564



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Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:52:05 GMT
RN BSN Virtual Information Session

Start Date:
2020-10-21
End Date:
2020-10-28
Headline: RN BSN Virtual Information Session
Description:

UNF Online will host a virtual information session for any student interested in learning more about the RN-BSN degree, admission criteria and the application process. Register

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Erica Anga
Contact Email:
unfonline@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3577
Event Date: 2020-10-28
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 09 Oct 2020 18:45:16 GMT
African American Faculty and Staff Association Scholarship Applications Open

Start Date:
2020-10-22
End Date:
2020-11-05
Headline: African American Faculty and Staff Association Scholarship Applications Open
Description:

The African American Faculty and Staff Association Scholarship provides financial support to any University student who exhibits interest in enriching and supporting individuals of African American descent, exhibits leadership in promoting an understanding of challenges that African Americans or other minorities experience in higher education, or enhances awareness of African-American cultural, educational and civic activities. A completed scholarship application and other supplemental materials must be submitted electronically by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15. For more information and to apply, visit the website. For questions, email the AAFSA.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Fantei Norman
Contact Email:
fantei.norman@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1065



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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 12:08:01 GMT
Field House and Lot 34 Campus Tour Parking

Start Date:
2020-10-23
End Date:
2020-11-06
Headline: Field House and Lot 34 Campus Tour Parking
Description:

Part of the Field House, Building 26, is being used as a campus tour check-in hub. There are barriers located in Lot 34 near the athletic fields. These pre-purchased spots are reserved for campus tour guests only from now until Wednesday, Dec. 23.

URL:
Category:
Transportation and Parking Services Notices
Contact Name:
Gabriela Vargas-Uribe
Contact Email:
gabriela.vargas-uribe@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1183



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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 12:24:37 GMT
UNF Gaming and eSports Survey

Start Date:
2020-10-23
End Date:
2020-11-06
Headline: UNF Gaming and eSports Survey
Description:

UNF is currently considering an official eSports program and is asking for input from the campus community. Review and complete the brief survey to help collect data regarding student interest in the program and in specific competitive eSports games.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Daniel Choisser
Contact Email:
daniel.choisser@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2163



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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 20:18:42 GMT
UNF News This Week

Start Date:
2020-10-23
End Date:
2020-10-29
Headline: UNF News This Week
Description:
  • UNF received a $500,000 award from the National Security Agency to develop healthcare cybersecurity curriculum for military and first responders. Learn more in EurekAlert and Jacksonville Daily Record.
  • The newest Public Opinion Research Lab poll and Dr. Mike Binder, political science associate professor, received extensive coverage in national news including the Washington Post, USA Today, US News and World Report and POLITICO.
  • Dr. Charles Closmann, history associate professor, participated in the annual State of the River Report virtual release event this week. Read more.
  • Dr. Adam Rosenblatt, biology assistant professor, discussed the first ever study on urban alligators in the St. John’s River with Action News and News4Jax.
  • The Brooks College of Health animal assisted therapy program was featured in the Chicago Tribune and Medical Xpress.
  • Dr. Sheila Goloborotko, printmaking professor, is currently showcasing her art in multiple exhibitions around the world including the 10th Biennial of Douro in Portugal. Read more.
  • Dr. Tara Rowe, UNF THRIVE program director, was recognized with the National Innovative Practices in Transition Award. Read more.
  • Dr. Albert Loh, economics professor, discussed economic recovery with the Jacksonville Daily Record.
  • Nicole Nelson, clinical and applied movement sciences adjunct, spoke to Men’s Health about the causes and management of muscle cramps.
URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Contact Email:
Contact Phone:



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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 18:38:15 GMT
ASIA October General Body Meeting

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-05
Headline: ASIA October General Body Meeting
Description:

Attend the Asian Students In Alliance (ASIA) general body meeting to learn more about Diwali, how to get involved in future event planning, and help begin planning the annual Road to Asia event. Access via Zoom at https://unf.zoom.us/j/95330845334 or by using Meeting ID 953 3084 5334.

URL:
Category:
Diversity Initiatives
Contact Name:
Miora Rambeloarisoa
Contact Email:
asia1@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2689
Event Date: 2020-11-05
Event Time:
6:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:36:13 GMT
Call for Black History Month Committee Members

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-06
Headline: Call for Black History Month Committee Members
Description:

The Intercultural Center for Peace is looking for individuals who are passionate about promoting cultural awareness for the Black/African American community to join the Black History Month Committee in planning an eventful programming calendar to pay homage to UNF's diverse Black/African American cultural community. Contact Danyelle Stokes at danyelle.stokes@unf.edu for more information. 

URL:
Category:
Diversity Initiatives
Contact Name:
Contact Email:
Contact Phone:



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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 14:18:15 GMT
Family Weekend Spring 2021

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-30
Headline: Family Weekend Spring 2021
Description:

The Office of Parent and Family Orientation will host Family Weekend 2021 virtually in the spring. All departments or student groups who are interested in hosting a program or helping the team are welcome to participate. For more information, contact Jennifer Joyce, assistant director, at jennifer.joyce@unf.edu.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Contact Email:
Contact Phone:



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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:21:05 GMT
Free Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-27
Headline: Free Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing
Description:

Free drive-through COVID-19 testing will be available to all UNF students, faculty and staff. The testing site is located near the fire lane in Parking Lots 9 and 10, behind Osprey Landing, Building W. Testing will be conducted in your car. Walk-in testing will also continue from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Osprey Landing, Building W, Room 106. For questions or to schedule a specific testing time, email UNFcovid@unf.edu.

URL:
Category:
Important Message
Contact Name:
Contact Email:
Contact Phone:
Event Date: 2020-10-27
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Parking Lots 9 & 10
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Mon, 26 Oct 2020 15:48:14 GMT
Indigenous Peoples Heritage Month Kickoff

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-02
Headline: Indigenous Peoples Heritage Month Kickoff
Description:

Participate in the celebratory kickoff event for Indigenous Peoples Heritage Month, commonly known as Native American Heritage Month. Learn why UNF uses this name and much more through virtual performances and a keynote address by Dr. Denise Bossy, associate professor of history. Access via Zoom at https://unf.zoom.us/s/96135576684.

URL:
Category:
Diversity Initiatives
Contact Name:
Danyelle Stokes
Contact Email:
danyelle.stokes@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2528
Event Date: 2020-11-02
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Department of Diversity Initiatives



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Tue, 20 Oct 2020 16:50:26 GMT
Interfaith Week

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-30
Headline: Interfaith Week
Description:

Celebrate religious diversity all week long during the Interfaith Center's annual Interfaith Week which promotes religious and nonreligious communities uniting for social change. Full details and a schedule of events is available on the website.

URL:
Category:
Diversity Initiatives
Contact Name:
Kalilah Jamall
Contact Email:
k.jamall@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5522



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Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:06:14 GMT
Latin American Student Organization General Body Meeting

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-03
Headline: Latin American Student Organization General Body Meeting
Description:

Learn about Dia de Los Muertos and help LASO plan spring events. Access via Zoom at https://unf.zoom.us/j/95357526119.

URL:
Category:
Diversity Initiatives
Contact Name:
Laura Rodriguez
Contact Email:
laso2@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 609-3662
Event Date: 2020-11-03
Event Time:
6:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:46:43 GMT
Library Two-Sentence Horror Story Contest Winners

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-09
Headline: Library Two-Sentence Horror Story Contest Winners
Description:

The Carpenter Library is proud to announce the Two-Sentence Horror Story Contest winners:

  • First place winner is Jacary Lundy, undergraduate physics student
  • Second place winner is Carter Montgomery, clinical mental health counseling graduate student
  • Third place winner is Margaret Darmanjian, undergraduate chemistry student

Read the winning stories and other submissions at the Library website.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Maria Atilano
Contact Email:
m.atilano@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1564



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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 17:43:55 GMT
Library Virtual Book Club: Halloween Meetup

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-29
Headline: Library Virtual Book Club: Halloween Meetup
Description:

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the Carpenter Library Virtual Book Club's Halloween meetup event and enjoy games, trivia and prizes. Register to attend.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Giannina Medell
Contact Email:
giannina.medell@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5215
Event Date: 2020-10-29
Event Time:
6:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 15 Oct 2020 19:31:14 GMT
Master of Science in Athletic Training Information Session

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-03
Headline: Master of Science in Athletic Training Information Session
Description:

Learn about the Master of Science in Athletic Training Program and hear from current and former students. All majors are welcome to join. RSVP for this event to receive the Zoom link.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Michelle Boling
Contact Email:
m.boling@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1563
Event Date: 2020-11-03
Event Time:
6:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 21 Oct 2020 15:45:56 GMT
Osprey Scavenger Hunt Begins Today

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-13
Headline: Osprey Scavenger Hunt Begins Today
Description:

The Center for Community-Based Learning is hosting an online virtual scavenger hunt for students beginning today, Monday, Oct. 26 through Friday, Nov. 13. Students can gain points and win prizes by participating in activities and sharing to Instagram using #OspreyScavengerHunt. Learn more via the website

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Justin Sipes
Contact Email:
unfcares@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3545



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Mon, 05 Oct 2020 20:03:21 GMT
Peace Corps Information Session

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-29
Headline: Peace Corps Information Session
Description:

Learn about the Peace Corps Prep Program including certificate requirements and how to apply to the Peace Corps. Access via Zoom at https://unf.zoom.us/j/9391550710.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Stephanie Paige
Contact Email:
stephanie.paige@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5272
Event Date: 2020-10-29
Event Time:
3:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 02 Oct 2020 13:42:03 GMT
Student Government Survey on Sexual Assault

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-11-02
Headline: Student Government Survey on Sexual Assault
Description:

Student Government has released a survey asking students to share their voices on the topic of sexual assault. Access the survey here.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Jesse Huffman
Contact Email:
sgausac@unf.edu
Contact Phone:



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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 23:31:46 GMT
Teal Pumpkin Project & Fall Festival

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-27
Headline: Teal Pumpkin Project & Fall Festival
Description:

Join Dining Services outside of the Osprey Cafe to receive a teal pumpkin in honor of the Teal Pumpkin Project, a campaign that helps bring awareness surrounding food allergies during the Halloween season. Inside the cafe, Dining Services will serve fall favorites like cheddar corn chowder and pumpkin coconut curry. For more information, visit the website.

URL:
Category:
Dining Services
Contact Name:
Yemila Lowry
Contact Email:
y.lowry@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2247
Event Date: 2020-10-27
Event Time:
5:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 16, Osprey Commons, Osprey Cafe
Event Cost:
Outside Event is Free; Dinner $9.69 + tax or Meal Swipe
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 15 Oct 2020 18:56:14 GMT
The Future of Connected Devices

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-31
Headline: The Future of Connected Devices
Description:

The final week of Cyber Security Awareness Month focuses on the future and how changes in the IT industry will impact security. One of the big topics this year has been the continued rollout of 5G technology. The improved network speeds put us in touch with more data than ever before, therefore it is important to remain vigilant and keep security in mind. Only download applications and software from trusted sources, and always think before you click on any links or attachments. Remember cyber security is everyone's responsibility.

URL:
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
ITS Security
Contact Email:
itsecurity@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2820



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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 18:54:29 GMT
The Loud Lounge Presents: Asexuality and the Romantics

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-28
Headline: The Loud Lounge Presents: Asexuality and the Romantics
Description:

The LGBT Resource Center will host a special “Asexuality and the Romantics” Loud Lounge event to explore the commonly misunderstood "asexual" sexuality as well as a newer concept, romantic orientation. Access via Zoom at https://unf.zoom.us/j/5290786274.

URL:
Category:
Diversity Initiatives
Contact Name:
LGBT Resource Center
Contact Email:
unflgbt@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-4720
Event Date: 2020-10-28
Event Time:
2:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Zoom
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 19:00:55 GMT
UNF Bookstore Get Cozy Sale Begins October 27

Start Date:
2020-10-26
End Date:
2020-10-29
Headline: UNF Bookstore Get Cozy Sale Begins October 27
Description:

The UNF Bookstore will have a sale on outerwear, cold weather accessories and blankets from Tuesday, Oct. 27 through Thursday, Oct. 29. All eligible items will be 25% off in-store and online. Visit the website to browse.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Heather Czigan
Contact Email:
h.czigan@follett.com
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2069



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Tue, 13 Oct 2020 17:15:59 GMT