Author: Audrey Carpenter

Bill Clinton spoke on behalf of Hillary Friday at the Jacksonville Public Library
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Clinton campaign comes through heart of Jacksonville

Former president Bill Clinton spoke on a wide range of issues at the Jacksonville Public Library Thursday,  including Hillary Clinton’s plans to create jobs through infrastructure, combat student debt, reform the criminal justice system and facilitate health care expansion. “We love Hillary,” said Alexis Peterson, a local nonprofit worker standing […]

Where the presidential candidates stand on LGBT issues
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Where the presidential candidates stand on LGBT issues

UNF is one of the top schools for LGBT students, and continuously supports bills like the expanded Human Rights Ordinance, which was presented last Spring by Jacksonville city councilman Tommy Hazouri. The Human Rights Ordinance prohibits discrimination on housing, employment, and business. Hazouri’s bill would have added sexual orientation and […]

Political clubs on campus support their party’s candidates
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Political clubs on campus support their party’s candidates

UNF’s College Republicans and College Democrats are strongly supporting their parties respective candidates, despite the unfavorable public opinion centered around the upcoming election. With the possibility of Hillary Clinton, a woman president, or Donald Trump, a complete political outsider, this year’s election will be historic, and things are getting heated. […]

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Campus cooking gets smart

UNF Housing and Residence life is taking new measures to ensure student safety and prevent fires. They are testing a new type of stovetop burner called Smart Burners. Director of Housing and Residence Life, Bob Boyle, said they would test the burners out this semester in the community kitchen in […]

Campus cats here to stay
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Campus cats here to stay

Video by Brittany Moore and Audrey Carpenter The stray cats on campus are part of UNF’s diverse wildlife, and the Department of Environmental Health and Safety wants to keep it that way. Many students enjoy interacting with the stray cats that live on campus, but the department says students should […]

Field House awarded for energy efficiency
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Field House awarded for energy efficiency

The UNF Field House was awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The building becomes one of 14 others on UNF’s campus committed to ensuring environmental quality for the university and the land it resides on. The Field House, formerly the Aquatic Center, […]