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Free HIV testing for students

Free HIV testing for students

Hannah Lee
June 26, 2017

  In honor of National HIV Testing Day, the UNF LGBT Resource Center and the Department of Health Promotion is teaming up to offer students free HIV testing on June 27. The testing comes days after a study came out saying that Jacksonville has the third highest HIV/AIDS rates in the country. Jacksonville is behind Miami and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. In 2014, 6,553 people were diagnosed wit...

UNF planning chapel on campus

UNF planning chapel on campus

Hannah Lee
June 23, 2017

https://youtu.be/QYdRes_C1gU President John Delaney revealed new plans to build a university chapel on campus in a recent interview with the UNF Spinnaker. The chapel, also known as the student assembly center, would be built behind the Adam W. Herbert University Center, overlooking the pond that lies between Alumni Drive and Kernan Boulevard. The chapel is currently designed to be a one-s...

Summer B Kickoff Timeline

Summer B Kickoff Timeline

Ronnie Rodgers
June 23, 2017

Starting next week, campus won’t feel like a ghost town anymore. There will be an influx of freshmen and fellow Ospreys coming to UNF for the Summer B semester.  Summer B kickoff is a week long schedule of events and has something for every Osprey to participate in. Here’s a timeline: June 25 -Party on the Lawn: 8 p.m. at the Osprey Clubhouse After moving in students can go to t...

Dallas Moore’s place in the NBA

Dallas Moore’s place in the NBA

Joslyn Simmons

https://youtu.be/q_UO07_pmNI Video by Joslyn Simmons and Pierce Turner.   With the 2017 NBA Draft on Thursday in New York, 60 athletes are waiting to hear th...

June 22, 2017

Surf team wins silver and two solo titles in national competition

Surf team wins silver and two solo titles in national competition

The UNF surf team finished second in the 2017 National Interscholastic Championship in Dana Point, Calif., with two surfers taking home the top honors. Team captain Corey Howell became...

June 21, 2017

All-American track star Eden Meyer reflects on historic season

All-American track star Eden Meyer reflects on historic season

Ronnesha Rodgers

  https://youtu.be/lZ-nHaZfffE  Video courtesy of ESPN.   Track star Eden Meyer ran all the way to the NCAA Track and Field Championship this season an...

June 21, 2017

It’s time for ‘Transformers’ to hit the scrapyard

It’s time for ‘Transformers’ to hit the scrapyard

Andy Moser

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AntcyqJ6brc There are certain things in this world that are a...

June 25, 2017

Terminus: UNF Student-Made Films Reviewed

Terminus: UNF Student-Made Films Reviewed

Andy Moser

These four films competed for honors at Terminus, a national competition from June 22-25 in Atlanta, aft...

June 19, 2017

‘Rough Night’ is a rough hour and 40 minutes

‘Rough Night’ is a rough hour and 40 minutes

Andy Moser

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5jRNDOZnGKU Apparently Rough Night was a warning for what audiences wo...

June 18, 2017

SG: Budget & Allocation Mistakes Causes Trouble

SG: Budget & Allocation Mistakes Causes Trouble

Hannah Lee

The Budget & Allocation Committee faced trouble in the latest Student Government Senate after they passed legislation allowing for six individuals to attend the Terminus f...

June 22, 2017

SG committees: senator faces impeachment; moviefest transfer request

SG committees: senator faces impeachment; moviefest transfer request

Hannah Lee

In the most recent Student Government committee meetings, a senator faced impeachment and several students received funding to attend a movie festival. Senator Nicholas ...

June 14, 2017

SG: Executive Appointments Confirmed, Purser Recognized

SG: Executive Appointments Confirmed, Purser Recognized

Hannah Lee

Becky Purser, the retired Director of Recreation, was recognized at the June 5 Student Government Senate meeting as she gave a tearful speech about how much SG impacted no...

June 7, 2017

A look into the early days of President Mims

A look into the early days of President Mims

May 26, 2017

SG Senate: Mims Announces Cabinet Appointees

SG Senate: Mims Announces Cabinet Appointees

May 17, 2017

SG answers questions about new virtual parking passes

SG answers questions about new virtual parking passes

May 1, 2017

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Police Beat: Missing wedding ring and headphones

Police Beat: Missing wedding ring and headphones

Alexandra Torres-Perez

Where’s My Wedding Ring?!? A woman reported her wedding ring missing on June 17 after she left it on the sink of a bathroom in the Fine Arts building. According to the police rep...

June 21, 2017

Ride Along with Jim Carey

Ride Along with Jim Carey

Alexandra Torres-Perez

On April 20, I spent several hours doing a ride along with Officer Jim Carey. Despite it being the infamous holiday, the night passed reasonably quietly, except for the time spent tal...

May 30, 2017

Police Beat: Take, take, take

Police Beat: Take, take, take

May 16, 2017

Police Beat: Golf Carts and Graffiti

Police Beat: Golf Carts and Graffiti

May 8, 2017

Police Beat: graffiti, theft and car damage

Police Beat: graffiti, theft and car damage

April 26, 2017

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