Osprey Update Edition for Studentshttp://www.unf.edu/OspreyUpdateGraduate School Open House

Start Date:
2017-10-02
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: Graduate School Open House
Description:

This is an opportunity for students to speak with representatives and learn about many of the Graduate School programs. RSVP here; walk-ins are also welcome.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Graduate School
Contact Email:
graduateschool@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1360
Event Date: 2017-10-16
Event Time:
4:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Ballroom, Room 3703
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 14:40:49 GMT
Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award Nominations Open

Start Date:
2017-10-02
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award Nominations Open
Description:

Nominations are being accepted for the 2017-18 Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award, now through 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31. Nominations may be submitted online; via email; or by completing a paper nomination at the various advising units. For more information, contact Katie Sarria, Academic Advising Council Governance Committee member, via email or phone. 

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Katie Sarria
Contact Email:
katie.sarria@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1012



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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:04:42 GMT
Trick or Tweet with Dining Services

Start Date:
2017-10-02
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: Trick or Tweet with Dining Services
Description:

For the month of October, Dining Services will offer seasonal specials and discounts via twitter @UNF_dining. Guests can retweet the specials, show their phone to the cashier at the corresponding venue, and redeem the seasonal promotion. Offers are only valid for the time period indicated in the original tweet.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dennis Negrin
Contact Email:
d.negrin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1959



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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 20:21:00 GMT
Basketball Play-by-Play Announcer Auditions

Start Date:
2017-10-03
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: Basketball Play-by-Play Announcer Auditions
Description:

Spinnaker Radio FM 95.5 is looking for student sports announcers for ten select home games, November 2017 through February 2018. Necessary skills include being familiar with basketball, outgoing personality and having a personable speaking voice. If interested, email radio@unfspinnaker.com.

URL:
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
James Donlon
Contact Email:
radio@unfspinnaker.com
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1579



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Mon, 02 Oct 2017 17:59:48 GMT
Domestic Violence Awareness Purple Ribbon Campaign

Start Date:
2017-10-04
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Domestic Violence Awareness Purple Ribbon Campaign
Description:

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, purple ribbons and bows will be displayed throughout campus during the month of October. These are symbols of raising awareness and honoring those who have been impacted, while serving as a reminder that intimate partner violence is not a private matter, but a public concern that impacts the entire community. A limited number of purple lapel pins are available in the Women's Center. If you or someone you know has experienced domestic violence, on-campus help is available by contacting the Victim Advocacy Program's 24-Hour Crisis Helpline at (904) 620-1010.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Joanna Hillman
Contact Email:
joanna.hillman@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5515



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Mon, 02 Oct 2017 21:16:55 GMT
Boathouse Wings Weekends

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-23
Headline: Boathouse Wings Weekends
Description:

For the month of October, Dining Services will offer 50-cent wings and $1 off milkshakes on Saturdays and Sundays at the Boathouse. Guests 21 years and older with proper ID can enjoy all-day happy hour specials, including $2 select drafts and $3.50 well drinks.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dennis Negrin
Contact Email:
d.negrin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1959



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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:26:27 GMT
'A Home for Ozzie' Book Sale

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-23
Headline: 'A Home for Ozzie' Book Sale
Description:

On sale, Student Wellness Complex, Building 61, Room 1000, Front Desk, "A Home for Ozzie" was written by Amy Costa, assistant director Eco-Adventure, and Jake FitzRoy, former coordinator of Environmental Education Programs. Illustrated by  by the late Vernon Payne, University graphic designer for over 30 years, the story follows mascot Ozzie the Osprey as he meets and interacts with several animals on his search for a place to live. The species mentioned can be found on campus within the Sawmill Slough Preserve, and the scenes are based on places along the trails. The cost for the hard-cover book is $19.95 plus tax; cash, check or credit card payments are accepted. One-hundred percent of the proceeds go to the UNF Trail Foundation, for continuing maintenance and improvements, as well as to the John Golden Foundation, which supports the environmental education program.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Donna Carlson
Contact Email:
dcarlson@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5212



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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 19:16:24 GMT
African American Faculty and Staff Association Scholarship Applications Open

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-11-09
Headline: African American Faculty and Staff Association Scholarship Applications Open
Description:

The AAFSA Scholarship was established to celebrate diversity by providing financial support to University undergraduate and graduate students who are members of African-American descent. This year, AAFSA will award four $500 scholarships. A completed application form, personal statement, letter of recommendation from a current AAFSA voting member and an optional letter of reference from an individual/organization must be received electronically by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9. Click here to submit an application. 

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Contact Email:
aafsa@unf.edu
Contact Phone:



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Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:27:07 GMT
'Club Fest: Wizarding World of Clubs'

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-17
Headline: 'Club Fest: Wizarding World of Clubs'
Description:

Stop by Club Alliance's biggest tabling event of the semester to learn about all the clubs and registered student organizations on campus while enjoying free food, giveaways and butter beer.

URL:
Category:
Clubs and Organizations
Contact Name:
Luis Tejeda
Contact Email:
caacoord3@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1470
Event Date: 2017-10-17
Event Time:
10:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58, Student Union, Osprey Plaza
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Student Government



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Fri, 06 Oct 2017 19:16:48 GMT
College of Arts and Sciences Study-Abroad Scholarships

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-11-06
Headline: College of Arts and Sciences Study-Abroad Scholarships
Description:

COAS is currently accepting applications for the following: 

  • Falloon Study-Abroad Scholarship:  $1,000 available for a COAS major traveling to a non-English-speaking country
  • Gray Study-Abroad Scholarship: Up to $2,000 available for majors or minors in one of the following disciplines: fine arts, art history, history, philosophy, religious studies, English, French studies, Spanish

Applications are due Friday, Nov. 10. Apply by logging into myWings; select "Student Self-Service" under the "Records" tab; click "Online Forms;" click "Scholarship Requests (COAS);" click "COAS Study Abroad Scholarship Application;" follow directions to complete the application. Winning recipients will be selected and notified in early December.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Meg Vaysben
Contact Email:
m.vaysben@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2596



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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:57:24 GMT
Entrepreneurship Training for Veterans: Business Tools

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Entrepreneurship Training for Veterans: Business Tools
Description:

Active-duty military, veterans and their spouses/business partners are invited to attend an informative one-day workshop covering digital business tools and concepts for small business or franchise ownership. Registration is required and limited; register here.

URL: https://www.unf.edu/military-veterans/ETV.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Theresa Hammock
Contact Email:
thammock@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5042
Event Date: 2017-10-18
Event Time:
9:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 43, Adam W. Herbert University Center, Board of Trustees Room, Room 1058
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Military and Veterans Resource Center



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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:08:38 GMT
Chick-fil-A Golden Cow Promotion

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-23
Headline: Chick-fil-A Golden Cow Promotion
Description:

Dining Services is hiding over 100 plush cows on campus for guests to find during the month of October. Some cows have prizes attached to them that include free entrees, while one golden cow will be worth a free combo meal at Chick-fil-A once a day for the remainder of the fall semester. Guests can follow Dining Services on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for clues. Prizes may be redeemed at the on-campus Chick-fil-A, and the golden cow will have special redemption instructions included.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dennis Negrin
Contact Email:
d.negrin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1959



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Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:24:10 GMT
Pita Pit Personal Pizza Specials

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-23
Headline: Pita Pit Personal Pizza Specials
Description:

Pita Pit is offering a limited-time offer of build-your-own personal pizzas, 6 p.m. to midnight, daily during October, Osprey Clubhouse, Building 17. In addition, lunch specials featuring soup and sandwiches are available 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dennis Negrin
Contact Email:
d.negrin@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1959



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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 22:29:27 GMT
Purchase Daily Parking Permits Remotely

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: Purchase Daily Parking Permits Remotely
Description:

Starting today, Monday, Oct. 9, daily parking permits can be purchased virtually through Whoosh, using a mobile app or web browser. Download the iPhone or Android app by visiting the website. For more information, contact Parking Services.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/parking/Visitor_Parking.aspx
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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Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:12:58 GMT
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program 'Financial Management Basics' Workshop

Start Date:
2017-10-09
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Veterans Entrepreneurship Program 'Financial Management Basics' Workshop
Description:

Veterans interested in owning their own business are invited to attend on-campus workshops focused on business start-up. During "Financial Management Basics," learn the essentials of financial management, including how to budget, manage cash flow, develop proforma financial statements and utilize financial statements as a management tool. Register here.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Theresa Hammock
Contact Email:
thammock@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5042
Event Date: 2017-10-18
Event Time:
6:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 43, Adam W. Herbert University Center, Room 1097
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:02:36 GMT
'Incivility and Political Dysfunction' Lecture

Start Date:
2017-10-10
End Date:
2017-10-17
Headline: 'Incivility and Political Dysfunction' Lecture
Description:

Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer, National Institute for Civil Discourse executive director, will present "Incivility and Political Dysfunction: How Did We Get Here and What Can We Do?" The Civil Discourse Project promotes civility in interacting with one another to increase understanding of varying viewpoints. As part of the Civil Discourse series, this event is free, though an e-ticket is required. Register here.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
OneJax
Contact Email:
onejax@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1529
Event Date: 2017-10-17
Event Time:
7:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 43, Adam W. Herbert University Center, Room 1044
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
UNF, OneJax, The Florida Times-Union, WJCT, Jacksonville Human Rights Commission



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Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:00:35 GMT
Center for Community-Based Learning Recognizes Outstanding Partnerships

Start Date:
2017-10-11
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Center for Community-Based Learning Recognizes Outstanding Partnerships
Description:

Over the course of this year, distinguished partnerships between the University and the Jacksonville community will be recognized. Featured this month is the collaboration between the U.S. National Park Service Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve, Talbot Islands State Park and the UNF Archaeology Lab. Visit the website to learn about the Florida First Coast's early history through 19 years of archaeological research/discovery along the St. Johns River.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Ryan Doan
Contact Email:
l.ryan.doan@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3547



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Tue, 03 Oct 2017 16:59:31 GMT
Museum of Contemporary Art Fall Family Day

Start Date:
2017-10-11
End Date:
2017-11-16
Headline: Museum of Contemporary Art Fall Family Day
Description:

Celebrate MOCA Jacksonville and the arts with the Jacksonville Zoo during a fun-filled day of activities. The museum also will be celebrating Veteran's Day with blue stars on all works created by veterans currently on exhibition. Family Day is free and open to the public.

URL: http://mocajacksonville.unf.edu/events/MOCA-Family-Day/
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Nan Kavanaugh
Contact Email:
nan.kavanaugh@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3224
Event Date: 2017-11-10
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
MOCA Jacksonville, 333 North Laura St., Jacksonville, FL 32202
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
MOCA Jacksonville



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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 21:05:14 GMT
Veterans Center Lunch and Learn with Tommy G

Start Date:
2017-10-11
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: Veterans Center Lunch and Learn with Tommy G
Description:

Military-affiliated students will learn about the Carpenter Library's resources and services offered. RSVP via email.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Theresa Hammock
Contact Email:
thammock@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5042
Event Date: 2017-10-16
Event Time:
11:30 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 2, Founders Hall, Military Veterans Resource Center, Room 1100
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:57:57 GMT
Brown Bag: 'Fan Studies and the Margins of the Academy'

Start Date:
2017-10-12
End Date:
2017-10-25
Headline: Brown Bag: 'Fan Studies and the Margins of the Academy'
Description:

The semester's second brown bag event will feature Dr. Linda Howell, director of writing and assessment, who will discuss the complications of being a fan, an academic and an academic fan as well as the overlooked field of fan studies.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Blake Guthrie
Contact Email:
n00667990@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2273
Event Date: 2017-10-25
Event Time:
11:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 4, Skinner-Jones Hall, UNF Writing Center, Room 2501
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Sigma Tau Delta



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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 20:47:28 GMT
College of Education and Human Services

Start Date:
2017-10-12
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: College of Education and Human Services
Description:

The committee will meet to discuss and select applicants for phone interviews regarding the educational leadership position, 313770. For more information, contact Michael Morris, office assistant.

URL:
Category:
Search Committee News
Contact Name:
Michael Morris
Contact Email:
m.d.morris@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2990
Event Date: 2017-10-16
Event Time:
2:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 57, Tom and Betty Petway Hall, Room 3201
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:09:34 GMT
Password/Passphrase Cyber Security Forum

Start Date:
2017-10-12
End Date:
2017-10-17
Headline: Password/Passphrase Cyber Security Forum
Description:

As part of the month's cyber security awareness activities, the Information Technology Services security team is hosting a Password/Passphrase Security Forum, which will offer insight on the best practices for safe password management as well as what can be done to protect our everyday digital lives. Attendees can participate in person or click here to register for the online webinar.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/its/cyber_security/Cyber_Security_Awareness.aspx
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Todd Vatter
Contact Email:
todd.vatter@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5397
Event Date: 2017-10-17
Event Time:
3:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 53, Hicks Hall, Room 1420, or Via Online Webinar
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:



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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:07:24 GMT
Nutrition Program Student-Led Grocery Store Tours

Start Date:
2017-10-12
End Date:
2017-10-26
Headline: Nutrition Program Student-Led Grocery Store Tours
Description:

Sign up for a day and time to participate in a free, 30-minute grocery store tour at Winn-Dixie, 10915 Baymeadows Road, led by senior nutrition students. The focus of the tour will be on fruits and vegetables, showcasing the variety of ways to purchase, prepare and store them. Meet the tour guide, who will wear a lime-green UNF shirt, at the front of the store by the produce section. Tours are at various times on the following days:

  • Friday, Oct. 13
  • Monday, Oct. 16
  • Wednesday, Oct. 18
  • Friday, Oct. 20
  • Wednesday, Oct. 25
  • Friday, Oct. 27

Tours are open to the public but sign up is required here. If you have questions, email instructor Jenna Braddock at j.braddock@unf.edu.

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



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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 19:45:13 GMT
Ozzie's Closet Relocates/Lend-A-Wing Donations

Start Date:
2017-10-13
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: Ozzie's Closet Relocates/Lend-A-Wing Donations
Description:

Ozzie's Closet has moved. If seeking business-professional attire, visit Career Services, Building 57, Petway Hall, Room 2700. Lend-A-Wing is still seeking donations of unopened non-perishable foods as well as unopened toiletries and school supplies for the pantry, Hicks Hall, Building 53, Room 1202. Visit the Lend-A-Wing Facebook page to see what items the pantry can use. For further information, contact Sara Yuen, assistant director, at  lawadir@unf.edu.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Daniel Nutt
Contact Email:
d.nutt@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5754



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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:04:06 GMT
'Swoopocalypse' Zombie Run

Start Date:
2017-10-13
End Date:
2017-10-26
Headline: 'Swoopocalypse' Zombie Run
Description:

Test your survival skills during the 2.5 mile run of the fifth annual "Swoopocalypse" Zombie Run. Dodge zombies in hopes of receiving the prize of an event T-shirt. All students who volunteer as zombies or event set up also will receive a free T-shirt. Event check in will be located at the outdoor basketball courts. Pre-register with the Department of Recreation and Wellness, Building 61, Room 1200.  

URL: http://bit.ly/2idJxv0
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Michael Hines
Contact Email:
dhplife@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1570
Event Date: 2017-10-26
Event Time:
6:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 61, Student Wellness Complex, Outdoor Basketball Courts
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Department of Recreation and Wellness



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:01:24 GMT
Sculpture Iron Pour

Start Date:
2017-10-13
End Date:
2017-11-18
Headline: Sculpture Iron Pour
Description:

Watch sculpture students pour 2,000 pounds of molten iron into custom molds or purchase a scratch block and carve your own design to be cast; no experience necessary. The Sculpture Guild is selling scratch blocks, $10/small and $15/large, available now until the day of the pour.

URL:
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Jenny Hager
Contact Email:
j.hager@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-4687
Event Date: 2017-11-18
Event Time:
4:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 6, UNF Annex, Sculpture Yard, Outside Behind Building
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:27:59 GMT
'Does your Culture Influence your Conflict Resolution Style?'

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: 'Does your Culture Influence your Conflict Resolution Style?'
Description:

A lecture presented by Dr. Dan Richard, associate professor of psychology and director of faculty enhancement, and Dr. Debbie Wang, professor of psychology. "Does Your Culture Influence Your Conflict Resolution Style?" is part of the "Friends and Foes" International Studies Lecture Series.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clayton McCarl
Contact Email:
clayton.mccarl@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1242
Event Date: 2017-10-20
Event Time:
12:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Room 3806
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 19:41:26 GMT
Arranging International Studies Internships Workshop

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: Arranging International Studies Internships Workshop
Description:

This workshop is designed to help International Studies students begin identifying and applying for internship opportunities in the U.S. and abroad; procedures for earning credits for the internships will also be covered. This event is part of the International Studies Workshop Series.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clayton McCarl
Contact Email:
clayton.mccarl@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1242
Event Date: 2017-10-20
Event Time:
2:15 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 2, Founders Hall, Room 2002
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 19:46:22 GMT
Faculty Recital: Louis Armstrong Versus Bix Beiderbecke

Start Date:
2017-10-14
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Faculty Recital: Louis Armstrong Versus Bix Beiderbecke
Description:

"Louis Versus Bix, The Music of Louis Armstrong and Bix Beiderbecke" will feature Bill Prince, professor emeritus, trumpet; Dave Steinmeyer, adjunct professor, trombone; Danny Gottlieb, professor, drumset; Dennis Marks, associate professor, bass; Ken Calhoun, banjo; Dr. Marc Dickman, associate professor, trombone, tuba, euphonium; Dr. Gary Smart, professor, piano; Todd DelGiudice, assistant professor, clarinet; and Nick DeCarlis, cornet. Admission to the concert is free but an e-ticket is required.

URL:
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Kolanda Douglas
Contact Email:
k.douglas@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2864
Event Date: 2017-10-18
Event Time:
7:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 45, Fine Arts Center, Recital Hall, Room 1200
Event Cost:
Free with e-ticket
Event Sponsor:
School of Music



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:36:53 GMT
Percussion Presents Special Guests Drew Tucker and Shaun Martin

Start Date:
2017-10-14
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: Percussion Presents Special Guests Drew Tucker and Shaun Martin
Description:

World-renowned artists vibraphonist Drew Tucker, "It’s Not a Xylophone" movement, and pianist Shaun Martin of Snarky Puppy, join the UNF Percussion Ensemble for this performance, coordinated by Dr. Andrea Venet, assistant professor of percussion. Tucker is a musician, educator and social entrepreneur at the intersection of arts and activism. Martin, who has several Grammys, has been playing piano, creating and collaborating for most of his life. Click here to purchase tickets online.

URL:
Category:
Arts and Entertainment
Contact Name:
Kolanda Douglas
Contact Email:
k.douglas@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2864
Event Date: 2017-10-20
Event Time:
7:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 45, Fine Arts Center, Recital Hall, Room 1200
Event Cost:
Students Free with valid Osprey 1Card; Adults $5; 18 Years and Younger Free
Event Sponsor:
School of Music



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:40:57 GMT
Study-Abroad Workshop for International Studies

Start Date:
2017-10-14
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: Study-Abroad Workshop for International Studies
Description:

This workshop led by Dr. Clayton McCarl, director of International Studies, and Lauren Hodge, International Center study-abroad advisor, is developed specifically to help International Studies students understand study-abroad options, how to prepare for and finance trips, as well as the procedure for registering/completing the INS3991 International Educational Experience course. For more  information, view the International Studies Workshop Series webpage.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Clayton McCarl
Contact Email:
clayton.mccarl@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1242
Event Date: 2017-10-20
Event Time:
1:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Buidling 2, Founders Hall, Room 2002
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 19:44:26 GMT
GlobalMBA Student Lunch

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: GlobalMBA Student Lunch
Description:

Enjoy pizza and conversation with current students in the GlobalMBA program. Learn how to earn two master's degrees in 15 months by studying in four countries: Germany, Poland, China and the U.S.; learn more by visiting the student blog. Study international management and intercultural communication, as well as participate in business visits and professional/alumni networking events in each country. Acceptance interviews will be conducted January through April, 2018; submit an application today. RSVP to lunch via email to Coggin Abroad.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Kate Mattingly Learch
Contact Email:
kate.learch@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2521
Event Date: 2017-10-18
Event Time:
11:30 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 42, Coggin College of Business, Room 2245
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
International Business Flagship Program



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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:49:35 GMT
Annual Student Leadership Summit

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-27
Headline: Annual Student Leadership Summit
Description:

This year's theme, "Leading Beyond Boundaries," will explore the concept of cultural intelligence and highlight how it can enhance a student's capacity to lead effectively in an ever- globalizing world. Keynote speaker Dr. Sandra Upton, vice president of educational initiatives with the Cultural Intelligence Center, will share her insight into this key leadership competency, while challenging students to develop a deeper understanding of their own. Registration is open via the website.

URL:
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Korie Hilliard
Contact Email:
korie.hilliard@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5698
Event Date: 2017-10-27
Event Time:
9:00 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 58W, Student Union, Ballrooms, Room 3703
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
Taylor Leadership Institute



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:35:04 GMT
Arena Garage Reserved Parking October 19

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-19
Headline: Arena Garage Reserved Parking October 19
Description:

7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, there will be 20 Blue Lot parking spaces reserved on the fourth floor of the Arena Garage, Building 38, adjacent to the Arena, Building 34, for employers attending the Volunteer Fair event. Spaces will return to normal parking activity after 1 p.m.

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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Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:13:26 GMT
Confucianism and Leadership

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-27
Headline: Confucianism and Leadership
Description:

Review the 21 mentions on leadership in The Analects of Confucius, one of the most widely read and studied collections of sayings and ideas in China. Learn about Confucius' definition of and specific strategies for effective leadership. Dr. Mei Zhao, health administration chair, will elaborate on her personal daily practice of leadership principles as defined in The Analects.

URL: https://www.unf.edu/initiatives/confucius/news_and_events/Upcoming_News.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Natalia Gallimore
Contact Email:
n.gallimore@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5436
Event Date: 2017-10-27
Event Time:
2:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 42, Coggin College of Business, Room 1114
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Confucius Institute



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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:07:53 GMT
'Crossroads: Catholic/Latin American' Conversation

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: 'Crossroads: Catholic/Latin American' Conversation
Description:

An interview with David Manjarres, president of the Latin American Business Club, community service officer of Catholic Ospreys and the former president of the Latin American Student Organization, to close out National Hispanic Heritage Month. This is part of the Coffee and Conversation series; coffee will be provided.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Dori Schaffield
Contact Email:
d.schaffield@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5522
Event Date: 2017-10-17
Event Time:
3:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 2, Founders Hall, Room 1400
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
Interfaith Center



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Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:48:02 GMT
Educational Leadership Doctoral Defense

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-30
Headline: Educational Leadership Doctoral Defense
Description:

Jametoria Burton, an educational leadership doctoral student, will defend her dissertation, "Examining Leadership Approaches of Community College Administrators: Understanding Leadership and Change Processes."

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Michael Morris
Contact Email:
m.d.morris@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2990
Event Date: 2017-10-30
Event Time:
10:30 a.m.
Event Location:
Building 57, Tom and Betty Petway Hall, Room 2302
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 19:20:40 GMT
Job Skills Information Session Features EY Service Delivery Center

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Job Skills Information Session Features EY Service Delivery Center
Description:

Meet recent UNF grads and learn how they made the transition from campus to the workforce. This informal session reveals the top five skills utilized in the workforce that aren't always taught in a classroom. Questions will be encouraged; snacks provided. The EY, formerly known as Ernst and Young, Service Delivery Center offers students from all majors the opportunity for engaging careers. View the website for specifics. 

URL: http://www.unf.edu/coas/csc/
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
Brooke Hammon
Contact Email:
brooke.hammon@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2976
Event Date: 2017-10-18
Event Time:
5:30 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 9, Frederick H. Schultz Hall, Room 1421
Event Cost:
Free
Event Sponsor:
COAS Career Success Center



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Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:05:17 GMT
Lot 46 Parking, Lot 18 Shuttle Route/Stop Impacted

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: Lot 46 Parking, Lot 18 Shuttle Route/Stop Impacted
Description:

Due to an external athletics event, parking and shuttle route/stops will be impacted as follows: 

  • Lot 46 Reserved Parking:
    • Monday, Oct. 16, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.   
    • Tuesday, Oct. 17, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Thursday, Oct. 19, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Lot 18 Shuttle Route/Stop Offline:
    • Wednesday, Oct. 18, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., North Entrance Road (between Lot 18 and Hodges Stadium, Building 46) and Lot 18 Shuttle Stop near the road closure section
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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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:42:51 GMT
Lots 5, 46 Reserved Parking October 18

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-19
Headline: Lots 5, 46 Reserved Parking October 18
Description:

The following lots will be reserved for the Jacksonville Armada Football Club event, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18: 

  • Lot 5: for team members and media
  • Lot 46: for event staff and emergency vehicles

All lots will return to normal parking activity after 10 p.m. For additional event questions, visit Jacksonville Armada Football Club

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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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:31:25 GMT
Osprey Community Engagement Medallion Deadline Reminder

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-27
Headline: Osprey Community Engagement Medallion Deadline Reminder
Description:

The deadline to submit your application and recommendations is 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, for the Osprey Community Engagement Medallion. This award recognizes up to 25 graduating students who demonstrate exemplary commitment to the greater Jacksonville community through community-based learning, volunteerism, community or social advocacy, community-based federal work-study and political engagement. Visit the website for more information.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Ryan Doan
Contact Email:
l.ryan.doan@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3547



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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:26:38 GMT
National Cyber Security Awareness Forum Registration/Tip of the Week

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-20
Headline: National Cyber Security Awareness Forum Registration/Tip of the Week
Description:

The focus for week three of National Cyber Security Awareness Month is how to protect our ever-evolving digital lives. Visit the Cyber Security Awareness webpage to learn more and to register for the "Password/Passphrase Security" Forum, 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, Hicks Hall, Building 53, Room 1420, or via the online webinar.

 

Tip of the week: Get savvy about Wi-Fi hotspots. Limit the type of business you conduct and adjust the security settings on your device to limit who can access your machine. Personal data is the fuel that makes smart devices work.

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



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:08:35 GMT
School of Computing Master's Thesis Defense

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-25
Headline: School of Computing Master's Thesis Defense
Description:

Lucas Coffey, a computing graduate student, will defend his thesis, "Assessing Ratio-Based Fatigue Indexes Using a Single Channel EEG." All are welcome to attend.

URL:
Category:
Academics
Contact Name:
Karthikeyan Umapathy
Contact Email:
k.umapathy@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1329
Event Date: 2017-10-25
Event Time:
6:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 15, John E. Mathews Jr. Computer Science Building, Room 2203
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:42:47 GMT
Department of Diversity Initiatives Student Round-Up

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-18
Headline: Department of Diversity Initiatives Student Round-Up
Description:

Meet representatives from various on-campus, diversity-focused student organizations while enjoying crafts, music and food.

URL:
Category:
Everything Else
Contact Name:
Brandi Winfrey
Contact Email:
ddi@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-2528
Event Date: 2017-10-18
Event Time:
7:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 58, Student Union, Osprey Plaza
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:



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Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:34:48 GMT
The Spin on Fake News

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-27
Headline: The Spin on Fake News
Description:

A discussion panel of professionals from various areas of the communication industry will offer perspectives on the issue of "fake news." Participants include Frank Denton, editor-at-large, The Florida Times-Union/Jacksonville.com; retired broadcaster Mike Miller, Business Development for Jacksonville Transportation Authority manager; Jason Mudd, CEO, Axia Public Relations; and Mary Kelli Palka, editor, Florida Times-Union. For driving directions, click here.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/coas/communication/Media_Week_2017.aspx
Category:
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
Contact Name:
John Parmelee
Contact Email:
jparmele@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-3867
Event Date: 2017-10-27
Event Time:
10:00 a.m.
Event Location:
The Florida Times-Union Auditorium, 1 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville, 32202
Event Cost:
Event Sponsor:
UNF Department of Communication, The Florida Times-Union



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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:37:16 GMT
University Regulation Update

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-23
Headline: University Regulation Update
Description:

In accordance with procedures adopted by the Florida Board of Governors and in compliance with BOG regulations, the University is proposing to amend Parking Regulation 9.0010R Purpose and Scope (Amended). To view the regulation amendment, click here; then click on "Amended Regulations" under the "Regulations Under Review" header.

URL: http://www.unf.edu/trustees/Regulations.aspx
Category:
Administrative Announcements
Contact Name:
Stephanie Howell
Contact Email:
showell@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-1028



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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:40:01 GMT
Volleyball Versus Georgia Southern University

Start Date:
2017-10-16
End Date:
2017-10-16
Headline: Volleyball Versus Georgia Southern University
Description:

Cheer on the volleyball team as it takes on Georgia Southern.

URL: http://unfospreys.com/index.aspx?path=wvball
Category:
Athletics and Recreation
Contact Name:
Kaitlin Parsons
Contact Email:
k.parsons@unf.edu
Contact Phone:
(904) 620-5429
Event Date: 2017-10-16
Event Time:
7:00 p.m.
Event Location:
Building 34, Arena
Event Cost:
Students Free with valid Osprey 1Card, Faculty/Staff $3
Event Sponsor:



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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:45:15 GMT