It was a back and forth slugfest Monday night, when Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump traded blows at Hofstra University in the first of three presidential debates. What stood out In the year’s most highly anticipated political event, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton duked it out for 90 minutes over […]
Neal D. Buckles, the UNF freshman accused of possessing and sending child pornography, also admitted to sexually exploiting a 4-year-old to investigators, records from St. John’s County officials state. According to the police report, Buckles “made several other admissions to criminal activity involving the sexual exploitation of a 4-year-old child […]
This week is jam-packed with fun, intellectual and community-building events. Monday, Sept. 26 The T in Equality: Lessons from the Front What: Kasey Suffredini is the Chief Program Officer and Director of the Transgender Freedom Project at Freedom for All Americans. He’ll stop by UNF to discuss LGBT rights […]
Four arrested in shooting death of UNF employee UNF employee Jonathan “Joe” Brenton was killed so he couldn’t testify in a two-year-old burglary case, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Dakari Maxwell, 17, has been arrested and is being charged with murder after police say his brother, Jecorian McCray, instructed […]
Stolen Socks A pair of socks were stolen from the UNF bookstore on Sept. 8. The police report states UNFPD was approached about the theft around noon on Sept. 9. According to the report, the suspect took a pair of Nike socks before proceeding upstairs to take off the wrapping […]
UNF student Neal D. Buckles was released from jail Friday morning, and is barred from having unsupervised contact with minors or using the internet.
Video by Jack Drain When Spinnaker broke the news that the freshman housing requirement would end starting Fall 2017, we knew students would have a thing or two to say. We spoke to freshmen outside the Osprey Cafe who had mixed feelings about the news. Jordan Quinn, computer science […]
A UNF student will make his first appearance in court Friday morning on child pornography charges. Neal D. Buckles is currently in jail, unable to bond out after being arrested Thursday afternoon. The 19-year-old is charged with two counts of possession of child pornography and one count of transmission of […]
Nick Blank offers some helpful tips on how to keep up with this year’s election, with all of the knowledge and none of the emotional commitment.
Flats residents will face penalties for not disposing of their pet droppings properly starting this semester.
A former UNF student was found guilty as charged of driving under the influence-manslaughter, and two counts of driving under the influence with injury Tuesday, after the death of another student in a New Year’s crash three years ago. Sean F. Franke, now 23, was driving Jan. 1, 2013 on […]
UNF’s mandatory freshman housing requirement is going to be a thing of the past come Fall 2017, according to Mauricio Gonzalez, vice president of Student and International affairs. Gonzalez made the announcement to a room full of staff members during a Student Affairs annual breakfast gathering, confirming rumors that the requirement […]
Police and rescue teams are on campus outside of Brooks Brown Hall to handle what police call a "mental health case" pic.twitter.com/aKxjmQlp2K — UNF Spinnaker (@UNFspinnaker) September 21, 2016 A man was put in handcuffs and taken to the hospital after multiple witnesses say he screamed about ISIS and yelled […]
Update — 9/21/16 @ 5:31 p.m. Spinnaker was on the scene outside Joe Brenton’s northside home, and spoke to a neighbor who was surprised that something like this happened in his neighborhood. “I look at it as an isolated incident,” neighbor Chris Morris said. “I would have never guessed in […]
If you saw fire and rescue trucks on campus this morning, here’s why: Around 10 a.m., there was an accident in Lot 18 near the north entrance, where you come into the lot from Beach Boulevard. According to UNFPD, a driver turned out too wide and hit another car, […]
With the national election fast approaching, Spinnaker is working hard to equip UNF students with the knowledge they need to get out and vote. We’re starting with an overview of who’s running, and we’ll be providing everything from information on where and how to vote to debate coverage and breaking […]