Opinion: UNF student callers work hard, gain results

Opinion: UNF student callers work hard, gain results

UNF student callers contact alumni nightly in order to get donations, which go toward student financial aid and other university resources.

July 29, 2014 · News, Opinions
Photo by Natalie Logan

SG approves senators, judicial appointees, passes three bills

On July 21, two emergency Student Government meetings and the scheduled senate meeting took place, resulting in two new senate members and one associate justice, an updated 2014-2015 Elections Policies and Procedures, and a travel request approval.

July 28, 2014 · News, Student Goverment
Designers can create such intricate patterns and structures with 3D printing technology. Photo by Josh Brangenberg

3D printing seminar encourages increased understanding of an emerging technology

Donatella Schianomoriello, an academic support technician in charge of CIRT’s 3D printer on campus, held a seminar for university staff and faculty to teach them about the many different uses of 3D printers. UNF currently owns two 3D printers and will possibly add a third for student use at the Thomas G. Carpenter Library.

July 25, 2014 · Daily, News
Biomedical science senior Morgan Urdaneta takes advantage of the quiet policy of the library's 3rd floor. Photo by Jamie Barrett

Thomas G. Carpenter Library soon to be under renovations

The Thomas G. Carpenter Library will be undergoing renovations funded by the $2 million UNF received as a performance fund from the Florida Board of Governors. The plan will add new furniture, more computers, and more study rooms to the first two floors of the library. Construction is expected to begin in late July.

July 25, 2014 · Enterprise, News
The house where "Biker Bash" took place near Baymeadows and 295. Photo by Josh Brangenberg

Sigma Chi on disciplinary probation until September 2015

The Sigma Chi chapter of UNF will be on probation until September 2015. The fraternity must undergo membership review, an alcohol awareness program, and risk management education as well as compose an educational manual for future officers.

July 25, 2014 · Daily, News
UPD will equip officers with the Taser International AXON Flex model. Photo courtesy Thetruthaboutguns.com.

Caught on camera: UNFPD to use wearable video recorders

Officers in the UNF Police Department will wear small cameras as early as this fall. Interim Chief Strudel hopes these Wearable Video Recorders can help create a sense of accountability for both officers and students.

July 25, 2014 · Daily, News
Rental lockers in the Wellness Center will keep the digital locks.
Photo by Gabby LoSchiavo.

Wellness Center to require students to bring their own locks

This fall, the Wellness Center will remove the digital locks on the day-to-day use lockers, and students will need to bring personal locks.

July 22, 2014 · Daily, News
Police Beat: June – July 2014

Police Beat: June – July 2014

The following information is according to University of North Florida Police Department reports.

July 21, 2014 · News, Police Beat
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B&A approves printing and Jaguar ticket exchange requests

Student Government’s Free Printing Campaign special request was approved by the Budget and Allocations Committee, which included an amendment for transportation to Jaguars football games. Two travel requests were also approved.

July 17, 2014 · News, Student Goverment
Students flock to Jaguars season ticket presale event

Students flock to Jaguars season ticket presale event

Students were happy to grab their Jags season tickets today outside the Student Union for less than half of the retail price. SG is holding two more presale events Tuesday and Wednesday of this week.

July 14, 2014 · Daily, News