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Ken Parker’s suspension lifted, still banned from campus

Ken Parker’s suspension lifted, still banned from campus

Joslyn Simmons
November 21, 2017

The suspension has been lifted in the Ken Parker’s case, according to message from the president sent to students and faculty. Parker is still not permitted to enter campus, though he is allowed to take classes online or off-campus. President Delaney wrote in the message about the risks his presence on campus would create. “I have reasonably forecasted that this student's unsupervised presence on campus...

Black Friday Preview: Deals on college student essentials

Black Friday Preview: Deals on college student essentials

Carly Kramer
November 21, 2017

Black Friday: a shopper’s favorite day. If you enjoy fighting (sometimes literally) the crowds to snag those early holiday deals, we’ve got you covered! Here is a list of what local stores are offering this Black Friday.   Best Buy Best Buy is open on Thanksgiving day from 5pm to 1am. The store will reopen from 8am to 10pm on Nov. 24, Black Friday. Here are some awesome featur...

Thanksgiving hours on campus

Thanksgiving hours on campus

Carly Kramer
November 21, 2017

Due to Thanksgiving, spots on campus will have adjusted hours of operation. These updates are courtesy of UNF ECommunications.   Dining Services Osprey Cafe: Open Wednesday, Nov. 22 from 7 am - 2 pm. Closed Thursday through Saturday. Open Sunday 4:30 - 9 pm. Outtakes at Alumni Square: Open Wednesday, Nov. 22 from 7 am - 3:30 pm. Closed Thursday through Sunday. Starbucks: Open Wednesday,...

Basketball drops first 6 games, but don’t panic yet

Basketball drops first 6 games, but don’t panic yet

Joslyn Simmons

November 21, 2017

Don’t hit the panic button yet on the 2017-2018 men’s basketball season. Despite having a 0-6 record, the Ospreys are closing the scoring gap on each opponent they face....

Women’s Basketball Weekend Road Recap

Women’s Basketball Weekend Road Recap

Valeree Del Guidice

November 20, 2017

Women’s basketball(2-2) split the weekend with a win and loss while on the road. On Friday, North Florida edged past the Morehead Eagles(2-2) 61-56 at Johnson Arena i...

North Florida men’s basketball falls to No. 8 Florida

North Florida men’s basketball falls to No. 8 Florida

Jas Chung

November 17, 2017

No. 8 Florida(2-0) hands North Florida(0-4) their fourth road loss in a row with a commanding 108-68 victory in Gainesville. For the previous two seasons, UNF had been...

‘Art and Politics’ exhibit at Lufrano Gallery reflects political turmoil

‘Art and Politics’ exhibit at Lufrano Gallery reflects political turmoil

Carly Kramer

November 21, 2017

The UNF Department of Art and Design presented its newest work in Art and Politics, an exhibit at the Lufrano Intercultural Gallery. Professo...

‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’ | She’s got it where it counts

‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’ | She’s got it where it counts

Andy Moser

November 21, 2017

  Star Wars Battlefront II released on Friday, which means EA is back for our wallets yet again. O...

World Fest Village: Around the world in 15 minutes

World Fest Village: Around the world in 15 minutes

Valeree Del Guidice

November 18, 2017

The International Center hosted the World Fest Village event which featured food from local intern...

Final Fall Meetings: Surprise OP event, vacancies and more

Final Fall Meetings: Surprise OP event, vacancies and more

Colin McCann

November 18, 2017

On Friday, Nov. 17, the committees and Senate met for the last time this semester. In Senate, President Thomas Beaucham appointed Chief of Staff Gloria Turner as VP, which will...

Pres. Beaucham discusses campus concerns with students at SG open forum

Pres. Beaucham discusses campus concerns with students at SG open forum

Colin McCann

November 15, 2017

On Nov. 14, President Thomas Beaucham addressed the UNF community in an open forum for the first time. The purpose of the forum was for the students to get to know their stud...

Lend-a-Wing Pantry gets a $66,000 SG boost to help students

Lend-a-Wing Pantry gets a $66,000 SG boost to help students

Colin McCann

November 14, 2017

On Nov. 13, Student Body President Thomas Beaucham signed a legislation detailing a request for $66,000 made by the Lend-a-Wing Pantry. The signing of the bill took place at the pantry during closed hour...

Student Government: Bigger acts for OP, students want a skate park and more

Student Government: Bigger acts for OP, students want a skate park and more

November 6, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Where the leftover $61,000 went after student lounge renovations

Letter to the Editor: Where the leftover $61,000 went after student lounge renovations

November 1, 2017

President Beaucham Steps Up

President Beaucham Steps Up

October 27, 2017

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Student assaulted over a skateboard sale

Student assaulted over a skateboard sale

Alexandra Torres-Perez

November 20, 2017

Students received an Osprey Update about a student who was assaulted in the parking lot of Osprey Cove at 12:20 p.m. today. According to the update, the student got in ...

Police Beat: 700 emails, the answer is no, and damage at the Lib

Police Beat: 700 emails, the answer is no, and damage at the Lib

Alexandra Torres-Perez

November 15, 2017

Along with a home invasion and a man indecently exposing his penis, here are some other crimes that happened on campus last week. "I wrote you 700 letters. I wrote you every ...

UPDATE: Crimes on campus

UPDATE: Crimes on campus

November 15, 2017

UNFPD investigating a robbery and false imprisonment at the Landing

UNFPD investigating a robbery and false imprisonment at the Landing

November 8, 2017

Police Beat: scary voicemails and a box of weed

Police Beat: scary voicemails and a box of weed

November 1, 2017

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