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Behind Depaul’s termination: Her feelings on UNF and ratings from students

Behind Depaul’s termination: Her feelings on UNF and ratings from students

Alexandra Torres-Perez
July 21, 2017

“I’ve given my heart and soul to [UNF],” Monica DePaul said. “I love that campus with every fiber of my being. This is the thanks I get.” DePaul was an English adjunct professor at UNF for five years, before the department decided not to renew her contract. DePaul taught ENC 1101 and ENC 1143 throughout the year. This year was the first year since 2012 she didn’t teach any summer cla...

Update: DePaul rescinds statement on being fired

Update: DePaul rescinds statement on being fired

Alexandra Torres-Perez
July 20, 2017

Update: 7/20 5:09 p.m. - The original email from DePaul stated: "You will need to adjust your report to say that I am a former professor at UNF. As of today, I have been fired." However, DePaul rescinded this statement and instead explained that her contract expired and the university had decided not to renew it. _ A UNF adjunct professor who is running for Congress was just fired, acc...

Man on the street: geese leaving campus

Man on the street: geese leaving campus

Pierce Turner
July 19, 2017

https://youtu.be/L01LzmToJSs Video by Pierce Turner & Joslyn Simmons Since Bee the Border Collie was hired, the geese population has plummeted on campus. The majority of the geese have now taken refuge at FSCJ South Campus where they will probably stay because of the ineffective scare tactics there. Not all students are on board with the lack of geese at UNF, with some sincerely missi...

Armada Remains at Hodges Stadium

Armada Remains at Hodges Stadium

Ronnesha Rodgers

  The Jacksonville Armada will return to the Hodges Stadium for the 2018 season. During the press conference, Robert Palmer, the new Armada owner, expressed his gratitude...

July 18, 2017

Former UNF tennis player named assistant coach

Former UNF tennis player named assistant coach

Ronnesha Rodgers

  Former UNF tennis player Quetzali Vasquez has been named the new women’s tennis assistant coach.   "We are fortunate to have [Quetzali Vasquez] join our sta...

July 18, 2017

Dallas Moore signs to play for Italian team

Dallas Moore signs to play for Italian team

Ronnesha Rodgers and Joslyn Simmons

Former UNF basketball star Dallas Moore has signed a contract to play professional basketball in Italy with Victoria Libertas Pesaro, the team announced Saturday. Moore, 2...

July 15, 2017

Valerian: An underwhelming dissapointment

Valerian: An underwhelming dissapointment

Leonardo Paley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BszXhUjJz00 When George Miller originally conceived Mad Max: Fury Ro...

July 21, 2017

Mood and Drink Pairings

Mood and Drink Pairings

Tierney Harvey

Alcohol is such an integral part of college culture, it’s almost a cliché. For many students, i...

July 20, 2017

War for the Planet of the Apes: an underwhelming finale

War for the Planet of the Apes: an underwhelming finale

Leonardo Paley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEP1Mk6Un98 War for the Planet of the Apes begins as a tour de force...

July 17, 2017

Former Budget and Allocations Chairman alleges corruption in Student Government

Former Budget and Allocations Chairman alleges corruption in Student Government

Hannah Lee

Senator Shawn Adamson, the former Student Government Budget & Allocations Chair, accused SG of corruption and bullying. In the last Senate meeting, Adamson was off...

July 17, 2017

Senate Drama: B&A Chair Removed, alleges corruption and ‘toxic environment’

Senate Drama: B&A Chair Removed, alleges corruption and ‘toxic environment’

Hannah Lee

Drama on the Senate Floor One of the main topics during Senate meeting was the removal of Senator Shawn Adamson from his Budget & Allocation chair position. Sena...

July 13, 2017

The Forward Party: New Political Party on Campus

The Forward Party: New Political Party on Campus

Hannah Lee

A new Student Government party has has joined the Red Party and the United Party on campus. The Forward Party recently registered with SG’s Office of Elections and plans...

July 12, 2017

SG: Budget & Allocation Chairman and Senator Leaves

SG: Budget & Allocation Chairman and Senator Leaves

June 28, 2017

SG: Budget & Allocation Mistakes Causes Trouble

SG: Budget & Allocation Mistakes Causes Trouble

June 22, 2017

SG committees: senator faces impeachment; moviefest transfer request

SG committees: senator faces impeachment; moviefest transfer request

June 14, 2017

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Police Beat: broken window, stolen shades and a flip phone

Police Beat: broken window, stolen shades and a flip phone

Alexandra Torres-Perez

Caution! Havoc at the Boathouse If you’ve walked by the Student Union Plaza, you will notice some areas blocked off with cautionary tape. On July 1, a UNFPD officer went to The ...

July 18, 2017

Police Beat: Missing wedding ring and headphones

Police Beat: Missing wedding ring and headphones

Alexandra Torres-Perez

Where’s My Wedding Ring?!? A woman reported her wedding ring missing on June 17 after she left it on the sink of a bathroom in the Fine Arts building. According to the police rep...

June 21, 2017

Ride Along with Jim Carey

Ride Along with Jim Carey

May 30, 2017

Police Beat: Take, take, take

Police Beat: Take, take, take

May 16, 2017

Police Beat: Golf Carts and Graffiti

Police Beat: Golf Carts and Graffiti

May 8, 2017

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