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All content by Erica Santillo

‘Thrilling Dead’ brings new life to campus

November 7, 2014

Under the full moon on a cloudy, chilly Thursday night, UNF students gathered around the Green to experience a nightmare in November. Smoke coming from behind tombstones tainted the air. Creatures dressed...

Rocky Horror: UNF does The Time Warp again

October 10, 2014

“If you are timid, scared, and feel you’re gonna be offended by this, it’s OK, you just go ahead and stand the f--- up but be careful ‘cause that stick in your a-- might break off!” This...

OP planning music festival for UNF

October 6, 2014

Osprey Productions (OP) is changing it up this spring semester with a music festival in lieu of a fall or spring concert. John Chwalisz, the director of Osprey Productions, said that OP will put...

Elections approaching, 27 students in the running

October 4, 2014

After three consecutive uncontested senatorial elections, 27** candidates are signed up to run in the upcoming Student Government senate elections with 20 open fall seats*. The deadline to submit...

Professors now provide scantrons, Academic Affairs foots the bill

September 3, 2014

Students may not know it’s now up to professors to provide scantrons for their classes, making it easier on students and eliminating the cost of providing free scantrons from Student Government’s...

UNF takes a quantum leap with new research technology

August 28, 2014

UNF could lead chemical and physics research in Northeast Florida after getting a $407,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to purchase a single-crystal X-ray diffractometer to help further...

Comedy Central coming to campus

February 12, 2014

The Comedy Central comedy tour is coming to UNF for homecoming week. On Feb. 15, Anthony Jeselnik will perform his comedy routine for UNF students, courtesy of Osprey Productions. The show starts at...

Student Government washed out

January 7, 2014

The third floor of the Student Union flooded Dec. 6 when a pipe burst in the ceiling of the Student Government offices. Mike McGuire, Director of SG, said the burst started in the Treasurer’s office...

Parking spots to be converted to housing spots

November 18, 2013

Ninety-five parking spaces on campus are being turned from premium to housing. Student Government recommended converting premium parking spots from lots 60, 17 and 55 based on lot counts and...

Weekend string of burglaries

September 27, 2013

Five burglaries from unlocked motor vehicles over a three day period were reported to the University Police Department last week. From Sept. 19-21, various items were stolen from five vehicles in Lots...

Adobe suite coming to campus

April 4, 2013

UNF has purchased the Adobe Master Collection for computers on campus. Kathy Hughes, IT Director of User Services, said these programs will be installed in the Mathews General Purpose Lab, as well...

Fassi to run for re-election

February 19, 2013

Student Body President Carlo Fassi intends to run for re-election for the 2013 spring semester as a member of the Red Party. “I chose to run for re-election because I want to make a difference....

Budget discussed in forum, passed in senate

February 12, 2013

Student Government held a public forum in the Senate Chambers Feb. 8 to discuss the proposition of a new budget and possible cuts to on-campus organizations for 2013-14. Billy Namen, Student Body...

Student Health Services conducts search for new physician

February 8, 2013

Student Health Services is interviewing candidates for Chief Medical Physician after Dr. Fred Beck left to pursue another job offer. Director of Student Health Services Doreen Perez said the interview...

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