News in brief Jan. 20


Students receive $1,000 award

Seven $1,000 grants were given to UNF junior and senior construction management majors at the Northeast Florida Builders Association’s 2008 Installation and Awards Ceremony Jan. 16.

Students Timothy Haynes, Jennifer Reynoso, Alex Whipple, Vincent Gazzo, David Hacker, Seth Sturgill and Ben Cashen all received recognition.


Dance club recognized by ballroom dance association

A UNF dance club, “Take the Lead,” sponsored by A Social Affair Dance Studio, danced the night away at the exclusive, members- only Black and Silver Ball, hosted by the American Ballroom Contemporary Dance Association at Bolero’s ballroom.

The members were recognized for bringing ballroom dancing to the community’s youth and received a standing ovation for their efforts. The club meets every Friday at 7 p.m. in Building 14, room 1600.