News in brief: mock trial, comedian and free HIV testing coming to campus

Kathleen Godfrey

Comedian Ian Harvie will perform Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. Photo by Lydia Moneir
Comedian Ian Harvie will perform Nov. 4 at 7 p.m.
Photo by Lydia Moneir

Dating, Devotion and Death

What – A mock trial designed to give a realistic view of how the criminal justice system deals with reports of violence and murder. The trial will have a live audience.

When – Nov. 3 at 7 p.m.

Where – Fine Arts Building (Bldg. 45), room 1311

Who – Sponsored by Women’s Center

Comedy show: Ian Harvie

What – Comedy show titled “Super Hero” performed by a transgender comedian. Harvie has previously opened for Margaret Cho.

When – Nov. 4 at 7 p.m.

Where – Student Union West (Bldg. 58), room 2704

Who – Sponsored by LGBT Center

Free HIV Testing

What – Free rapid HIV testing

When – Nov. 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where – Student Union East (Bldg. 58), room 1111

Who – Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth Network (JASMYN)


Carl Bernstein

What – Carl Bernstein is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist who broke the Watergate story with Bob Woodward. Current CNN political analyst Bernstein will present a lecture and Q&A. This is split into two events: an earlier event open to all students and a later event requiring a ticket (free to students, reservation required).

(1) When – Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. – An open lecture and Q&A for any and all students with questions.

Where – Student Union West (Bldg. 58), room 2704

(2) When – Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. – Lecture with short Q&A, reserved ticket required. This event is currently sold out.

Where – Adam W. Herbert University Center (Bldg. 43)

Who – Co-hosted by UNF College of Arts and Sciences and Pre-Law Lecture Series

i-Dinner: International, Intercultural and Interfaith

What – Free family-style dinner and game designed to help students meet people from different countries and cultures.

When – Nov. 6 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where – Student Union West (Bldg. 58), Student Union Ballrooms

Who – Sponsored by Interfaith Center

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