Administrative Announcements
Intersession Special Hours/Closures

Intersession begins Saturday, April 29, and continues through Tuesday, May 9. Below are special hours of operation and closures:

  • Carpenter Library:
    • Friday, April 28: Closed 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, April 29, and Sunday, April 30: Closed
    • Monday, May 1, through Friday, May 5: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 6, and Sunday, May 7: Closed
    • Monday, May 8, and Tuesday, May 9: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Dining: Visit the website
  • Fieldhouse: Closed Saturday, April 29, through Tuesday, May 9
  • Game Room: Closed Saturday, April 29, through Tuesday, May 9
  • ITS Help Desk:
    • Saturday, April 29, and Sunday, April 30: Closed
    • Monday, May 1, through Friday, May 5: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 6, and Sunday, May 7: Closed
    • Monday, May 8, and Tuesday, May 9: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • OneJax:
    • Friday, April 28: Closed
    • Friday, May 5, through Friday, May 19: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Osprey Connector: Inactive after 6 p.m. Friday, April 28; resumes 7 a.m. Wednesday, May 10
  • Osprey Transit: Inactive after 5 p.m. Friday, April 28; resumes 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 10
  • Student Union Administration: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Student Union:
    • Saturday, April 29: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, April 30: Closed
    • Monday, May 1, through Friday, May 5: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 6: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, May 7: Closed
    • Monday, May 8, and Tuesday, May 9: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Student Wellness Complex:
    • Saturday, April 29, and Sunday, April 30: Closed
    • Monday, May 1, through Friday, May 5: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 6, and Sunday, May 7: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Monday, May 8, and Tuesday, May 9: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Town Center Shuttle: Inactive after 3 p.m. Friday, April 28; resumes 10 a.m. Monday, June 19
  • UNF Bookstore:
    • Saturday, April 29: Noon to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, April 30: Closed
    • Monday, May 1, through Friday, May 5: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 6, and Sunday, May 7: Closed
    • Monday, May 8, and Tuesday, May 9: 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m

Contact:

Amanda Dawson

amanda.dawson@unf.edu

(904) 620-2192

Osprey Update Unavailable May 31 - June 1

The University's Web Content Management System is scheduled for an upgrade Wednesday, May 31, and Thursday, June 1. On the morning of May 31, the daily email will go out to faculty and staff. During the upgrade, the Osprey Update submission form will be unavailable. There is a chance the daily email to faculty and staff will resume late in the day June 1, however, that isn't guaranteed. Any time-sensitive items should be submitted with the CMS upgrade schedule in mind. The deadline to submit Osprey Update items for May 31 is no later than 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 30.

Contact:

Amanda Dawson

amanda.dawson@unf.edu

(904) 620-2192

Transportation and Parking Services Notices
Lots 5,18, 46 Reserved Parking April 29

The following lots will be reserved for the Jacksonville Armada Football Club event Saturday, April 29: 

  • Lot 5: Reserved 4 to 8 p.m., team members and media
  • Lot 18: Reserved 4 to 8 p.m., general admission attendees; parking will cost $5 per vehicle, only cash payments accepted. Those with valid University parking permits may park at no charge; however, it's recommended to park in the Arena Garage, Garage 38, to avoid congestion.
  • Lot 46: Reserved 2 to 8 p.m., event staff and emergency vehicles

All lots will return to normal parking activity after 8 p.m. For additional event questions, visit Jacksonville Armada Football Club

Contact:

Parking and Transportation Services

parking@uf.edu

(904) 620-2815

Academics
New Course 'Discovering Physics'

"Discovering Physics" is a conceptual physics course that will introduce students to the fascinating concepts/ideas of physics without getting into a lot of mathematics. Students will learn about topics like energy, forces, electricity, magnetism, radioactivity, gravity and relativity. This course is designed for non-science majors looking to discover physics as it relates to their field. The course is currently listed as PHY2930 but will be changed to PHY1033 for the fall semester.

Contact:

Jason Haraldsen

j.t.haraldsen@unf.edu

(904) 620-2235

Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

The Disability Resource Center has scholarships available for students with a documented disability. Students don't have to be registered with the DRC but will need to submit proof of disability for eligibility. The application deadline for consideration is being extended through Monday, May 15. For more information, click here.

Contact:

Rusty Dubberly

r.dubberly@unf.edu

(904) 620-5407

Athletics and Recreation
Softball Versus JU Doubleheader

Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

Building 31, Softball Complex

Cheer on the softball team as they take on Jacksonville University in a doubleheader at 2 and 4 p.m. During the second game, a "Family 4 Pack" promotion will feature four hotdogs and four drinks for $15. Three senior team members will be recognized for Senior Day.

Cost: Free with valid Osprey 1Card

Contact:

Kaitlin Parsons

k.parsons@unf.edu

(904) 620-5429

Website
Lectures, Seminars, and Information Sessions
25th Annual Small Business Week Celebration

Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Building 43, Adam W. Herbert University Center, Room 1044

Network with over 300 of North Florida's small business leaders, top lenders and champion supporters as the U.S. Small Business Administration presents its Small Business Week awards, spotlighting the remarkable contributions of business leaders and champions at the district level. The featured keynote will be presented by Bonnie Harvey and Michael Houlihan, founders of Barefoot Wine and best-selling authors of "The Barefoot Spirit."

Cost: $40; Corporate tables also available

Contact:

Ali Stephens

ali.stephens@unf.edu

(904) 620-2441

Website
Search Committee News
Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Building 60, Alumni Hall, Room 1114

A meeting to discuss applicants and schedule phone interviews for the annual giving director position, 337290/440910, will take place.

Contact:

Kayla Kirby

kayla.kirby@unf.edu

(904) 620-2177

College of Education and Human Services

Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Building 57, Tom and Betty Petway Hall, Room 3200

There will be an on-campus interview with Dr. Julie Hartline, a candidate for the counselor education assistant professor position, 315300.

Contact:

Michele Verkerk

m.verkerk@unf.edu

(904) 620-2990

Everything Else
Campus Summer Work Opportunity

The Public Opinion Research Lab is now hiring students who are available to work during the summer. The position will require making phone calls and recording data for research. It pays $10 an hour and requires working from 5 to 9 p.m.; scheduling days are flexible. Training starts 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, in the Social Sciences Building, Building 51, Room 2222. If interested, email porl@unf.edu for more information.

Contact:

Mark Cooper

mark.cooper@unf.edu

(904) 620-2784

Website
Spinnaker Media Hiring

Spinnaker Media, the University's student-run media outlet, is currently hiring for the following positions: news editor, features editor, managing news editor, promotions director and entertainment director. For information or to apply, visit the website or call Lori Durham, office manager.

Contact:

Lori Durham

l.durham@unf.edu

(904) 620-1579

Student Wellness Complex Locker Rentals Expire

Semester rental lockers, Student Wellness Complex, Building 61, must be cleaned by Saturday, April 29.

Contact:

Becky Purser

bpurser@unf.edu

(904) 620-1590