Author: Jordan Bebout

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Spinnaker advisor earns Emmy Award

Mo Baker, Spinnaker Media Advisor, was awarded an Emmy by the Suncoast Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for her work on a historical documentary about the Challenger space shuttle tragedy. Challenger: A Rush to Launch was produced by a five-member WJXT Films crew, a documentary […]

UNF Bookstore. Photo by Cassidy Alexander
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UNF’s textbook company facing lawsuit for unsolicited text messages

UNF’s textbook provider Follett faces a lawsuit for sending “spam” texts. They estimate that about 1.8 million people could have received these texts. Follett Higher Education Group settled a $3.5 million class-action lawsuit after allegedly breaking the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by sending promotional/advertising text messages. The Telephone Consumer Protection […]

Spinnaker collecting cans for food drive
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Spinnaker collecting cans for food drive

Spinnaker Media is teaming up with Lend-A-Wing Pantry for the holiday season. The campus organization is hosting a themes drive for November and December called “Meat the Need,” where Lend-a-Wing asks for donations of canned meats, beans and other proteins. Chef Boyardee, canned chicken or tuna, and chicken or turkey […]

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The Week Ahead: Nov. 7- Nov. 11

Monday, Nov. 7 Lenny Curry @ UNF Senate meeting What: See Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry and learn about different campus projects (like free printing and scholarships) at the weekly Senate meeting. When: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Where: Senate Chambers, third floor Student Union, Building 58E   Tuesday, Nov. 8 […]

The Judicial Chambers
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Student Government

Turbulent times for SG

Former project manager and current Chief of Staff Rachel Bryant was found not in violation of misuse of Student Government (SG) office hours in a Judicial Hearing on Oct. 24, and evidence against her was found to be collected illegally. A Judicial Complaint was filed by Senate Pro-Tempore Sami Mims […]

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 […]