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Florida continues to slash funds for schools

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April 12, 2011

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Tallahassee continues to slash the budget, but it looks like UNF might be spared the worst of it. With five weeks gone in the 2011 legislative session, the Florida House and Senate continue to tweak their differing budgets,...

$500k banner center launches at UNF

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April 12, 2011

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Workforce Florida Inc. awarded UNF’s Division of Continuing Education two $500,000 contracts from to launch two Employ Florida Banner Centers: Creative Industries and Financial and Professional Services. Starting in summer...

News in Brief April 13, 2011

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April 12, 2011

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UNF Student Union to open 24 hours for “Study UNF” The UNF Student Union will be open for 24 hours April 20-27 while implementing a program called “Study UNF.” Study UNF is taking over all the non-department rooms in...

Long-awaited religious studies major will offer new opportunities to students

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April 5, 2011

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Students interested in studying topics such as the history of the Bible or Islamic culture will have even more choices in the upcoming year with the new religious studies major. The UNF Board of Trustees approved the proposition...

State to make further cuts to Bright Futures Scholarship

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March 31, 2011

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It is getting harder and harder to get a free college education in Florida. State lawmakers are cutting Bright Futures scholarships for the third straight year as people continue to tighten their belt on luxuries like lottery...

Red Party wins SG Presidential seats, moves forward with new initiatives

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March 31, 2011

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The Red Party claimed the victory March 24 in a battle at the polls, concluding with candidates Matt Brockelman and Courtney Warner winning student body president and vice president. Student Government Elections Supervisor Paige...

You’d think my wings would be more easily accessible

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March 29, 2011

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When you’re a person from the Internet, signing yourself into and out of accounts is routine. However, sometimes there’s a handy option that allows an account to remember your log in information. But this doesn’t only...

Work more, make less: The equivocation of the vacation

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March 29, 2011

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I hope you enjoyed your Spring Break, dear reader. I certainly did. No rushing to class, no parking struggles, no homework – none of that business. But you’d better not get used to vacation time if you plan on working in the...

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