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What is the disciplinary action for discrimination at UNF?

April 28, 2021

The recent anti-Semitic incident on campus was surprising to many and opened people’s eyes to similar acts which have occurred at UNF. When asked what disciplinary action UNF  would take if something...

Mortal Kombat movie review

Mortal Kombat movie review

April 27, 2021

“The Mortal Kombat” movie reboot was released on April  23, in theatres and on HBO Max. The movie features fan-favorite characters such as Lui Kang (Ludi Lin), Mileena (Sisi Stringer), and Scorpion...

Netflixs The Circle review

Netflix’s ‘The Circle’ review

April 19, 2021

“The Circle’s” second season started off with a bang in its first four episodes airing on April 14. Each episode overdramatized everything -  just like other reality shows like it.  The...

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Apex Legends’ in game event War Games is live

April 14, 2021

Apex Legends’ new War Games event is now live! The event will consist of five different takeovers and last until April 27. A free battle pass has been added for players to earn rewards and complete challenges. All...

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The history of Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 7, 2021

Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) was created 20 years ago in 2001, but its history goes further back. The legacy of SAAM was led by Black women and women of color dating all the way back to the 1860s. After...

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Review : Demi Lovato’s new album “Dancing With The Devil.”

April 7, 2021

Demi Lovato’s new album “Dancing With The Devil...The Art of Starting Over” was released on April 2, 2021. It features artists such as Ariana Grande, Noah Cyrus, Sam Fischer, and Saweetie. The main...

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What does getting the vaccine mean for students?

April 5, 2021

Getting the COVID-19 vaccine is a priority for some Americans but not important to others. UNF students have a chance to get the vaccine on April 6 and 7, and some are jumping at the chance to receive...

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Invasive mosquito in Florida

March 23, 2021

For the first time in 75 years, there is a new invasive species of mosquito. Scientists have said that it spread due to climate change. University of Florida (UF) researchers use computer modeling of the...

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This week is UNF’s annual sex week

March 23, 2021

This week the LGBTQ+ Center is hosting UNF’s annual Sex Week. There will be many events, most of which will take place  through Zoom. Students can sign up for these Zoom meetings at this link.  On...

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Safe spring break activities for students this week

March 23, 2021

This week is UNF’s Safe Spring Break. There will be many on-campus events, as well as off-campus events. Osprey Life and Productions is hosting the event.  On Monday, March 22, there will be a Trivia...

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2021 Oscar nominations

March 17, 2021

Nominations for the 2021 Oscars were announced last Monday. The show will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2021, and can be viewed on ABC.  There were 76 nominations given to 70 women, which is a new...

2021 Grammy Awards, a brief recap

2021 Grammy Awards, a brief recap

March 17, 2021

Trevor Noah hosted The 63rd Annual Grammy Awards on March 14. There were many performers at the event including Taylor Swift, Bad Bunny, and Cardi B. There were many nominations, but Beyoncé led the...

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What to know about Paramount Plus

March 10, 2021

Paramount+ is a new streaming service that launched on March 4, 2021. The service features many shows from popular channels such as Nickelodeon, MTV, and BET. The service is $5.99 a month but for a...

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“Ginny and Georgia” review

March 8, 2021

“Ginny and Georgia” is a show about the trust we have with our family members. It shows how their trust for each other evolves throughout its first season, through tons of high school drama but also...

Excited graduates after the ceremony.

Graduation application deadline on Friday

March 2, 2021

In April of 2021, UNF will provide Spring 2021 graduates the chance to have an in-person graduation as well as a virtual one. The graduation walk will be held on April 17 and 18, and graduates must apply...

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The history of Black History Month

February 26, 2021

Black History Month is a celebration that many African-Americans take part in. It highlights the difficulties as well as the triumphs that the black community has faced throughout America’s history....

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Pokemon celebrates its 25th Anniversary

February 25, 2021

Pokemon’s 25th anniversary starts soon, and for the event, the company has many things planned throughout the year including music with many famous artists, new games, and new trading cards. The anniversary...

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The history of Black History Month

February 25, 2021

Black History Month is a celebration that many African-Americans take part in. It highlights the difficulties as well as the triumphs that the black community has faced throughout America’s history....

WandaVision plot theories

WandaVision plot theories

February 23, 2021

“WandaVision” has been a rollercoaster ride. Throughout the show's life, there have been many fan theories ranging from who is the true villain of the show to who exactly is Agnes?  These fan theories...

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African-American’s you should’ve learned about in high school

February 19, 2021

In school, we learned about many important African Americans such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks, but there are tons of African Americans that many people didn’t learn about. These individuals...

To All The Boys: Always and Forever review

To All The Boys: Always and Forever review

February 16, 2021

Most of us dream of having that romance that will last a lifetime. To All the Boys: Always and Forever captures that dream as the third movie in the series based off of the YA novels by Jenny Han. While...

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