Parking Services oversells 457 Blue permits

Parking Services oversells 457 Blue permits

UNF oversold Blue parking permits for two reasons: not factoring in having one less lot for Blue parking, and overselling Blue permits to faculty and staff.

October 1, 2014 · Daily, News, University
UNF's first forest ranger, John Golden, handmade this sign, which was stolen from the J.M. Golden Environmental Education Pavilion.
Photo courtesy Amy Costa

Security could tighten after vandalism on the Nature Trails

Vandalism on the Nature Trails could lead to more security after two signs were stolen and a memorial boulder was vandalized.

October 1, 2014 · Daily
Illustration by Zach Evans

Police Beat: Mary Jane likes to stick around

In the past week, a UNF employee driving a forklift caused $1,000 damage to a Ford Taurus, and several students have been sent to Student Conduct for marijuana possession.

October 1, 2014 · News, Police Beat
Senate Meeting approves parking pass exchange and Spinnaker doors

Senate Meeting approves parking pass exchange and Spinnaker doors

Senate approved a resolution to allow students to exchange parking passes in their Sept. 29 meeting.

October 1, 2014 · Daily, Student Goverment
Dr. Kristine Webb, the recipient of the 2014 Distinguished Professor award Photo by

News in brief

UNF wraps up the deal with the Flats, the LGBT Resource Center gets funding to make gender non-conforming and transgender people more visible and much more.

September 30, 2014 · Daily
Poetry on the pond

Poetry on the pond

The Thomas G. Carpenter Library displays a poetry installation inspired by Emily Dickinson. Dr. Lunberry orchestrated this installation with the help of his students.

September 30, 2014 · Daily
Two of the three projects SG will focus on, based on the results of the student survey, include major-specific software programs at the library and making the library open 24 hours.Photo courtesy UNF website

Survey says: your Student Government to focus on library changes, kayaks

After students gave their opinion in the recent Student Government survey, SG is expected to focus on implementing three projects: two would see changes in and at the library, and the other would expand free checkout gear at the Eco center.

September 26, 2014 · Daily, News
Police Beat: weed and wheels, wheels and rails

Police Beat: weed and wheels, wheels and rails

A UNFPD officer made a traffic stop on Sept. 24 and discovered marijuana, while a UNF employee heard a disturbance on the roof on Sept. 25 and discovered property damage.

September 26, 2014 · News, Police Beat
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission conducts research on sea turtles and other marine life.  Photo by Camille Shaw

Students dissect to understand sea turtles

Thursday, Sept. 25, students were given a chance to watch a UNF alumnus perform necropsies on different species of sea turtles. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission partnered with UNF to educate students in UNF’s necropsy lab, which opened on March 2012.

September 25, 2014 · Daily, News
Joseph Cecil Jordan, known sex offender spotted on campus.Photo from DoJ National Sex Offender's Registry

Wanted sex offender arrested in Ohio

The sex offender spotted on campus was arrested Sept. 22 in Ohio.

September 25, 2014 · Daily, News