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Volleyball: Ospreys pick up first conference win 3-0 over winless Spartans

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September 24, 2009

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UNF volleyball picked up their first Atlantic Sun Conference win of the season against USC Upstate Sept. 19 in their home opening match. UNF won the battle of teams who came in winless in A-Sun play in three sets (25-22, 25-20, ...

Studies penetrate the myths about sex in college

Spinnaker

September 16, 2009

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Aside from the fear of death, what else influences and motivates lives more than sex? The college campus takes men and women of similar age who are at their sexual peak and places them in pelvis-pressing proximity. With high...

Female students juggle children, new ‘hood

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September 16, 2009

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Sixty percent of all marriages established between the age of 20 and 25 end in divorce, according to the National Center for Health Statistics. However, against the formidable odds, almost all women attending college expressed...

New legislation may affect loans, grants

Spinnaker

September 16, 2009

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New legislation HR 3221, The Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act, will be considered by the House of Representatives this week, according to the Committee on Education and Labor Web site. There are many goals to this legislation...

Costly UPD procedures hide in student housing contract

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September 16, 2009

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On-campus residents may be familiar with the consequences of breaking Residence Life rules regarding drug and alcohol related foul play — a Student Conduct appearance or even an arrest may follow. But what really precedes the...

Lose the string around your finger

Spinnaker

September 16, 2009

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How beneficial would it be for college students to take a pill to improve their memory and cognition with no side effects? It may sound like a finals week coffee-induced daydream, but visiting lecturer Dr. Gary Lynch said it...

Scholarship program boasts research in coasts

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September 16, 2009

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Stacey Trevathan said she cannot pinpoint a science class or a Discovery Channel show that sparked her interest in the ocean. She said she just knows it has fascinated her since the fifth grade, despite a childhood in land-locked...

Drown in the Drank

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September 16, 2009

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Red Bull, Rockstar and other insanely caffeinated drinks have been flooding Americans’ everyday lives for quite some time now. But what about an “extreme relaxation beverage?” Enter Drank. No, this isn’t the slangified...

September 8 – 10

September 16, 2009

UNF changes plans to fill seats

Spinnaker

September 10, 2009

Filed under News, Sports, Uncategorized

The puzzle pieces to how UNF Athletics plans to fill their seats during the 2009-2010 seasons continue to fall into place. UNF is continuing the restructuring of the Osprey Club, the fundraising and fan relations wing of the...

Jacksonville pros in playoffs

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September 10, 2009

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The Jacksonville Jaguars might have to claw their way to success, as the Jacksonville Axemen professional rugby team and the Jacksonville Suns minor league baseball team are on their heels for the city’s spot-light in sports Numerous...

Intramural sports growing at UNF

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September 10, 2009

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Not everyone who loves competitive sports can be a UNF Division I athlete, but there are still several other opportunities available. UNF has provided its students with several different intramural sports program options for...

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