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The Week Ahead: Nov. 16 – 20

November 16, 2015

  MONDAY, NOV. 16 Special Event - Lend-A-Wing pantry presents the “Benefits of Kale” workshops SPONSOR: Student Government WHEN: 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. WHERE: Student Union - Building...

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The Week Ahead Nov. 2 – 6

November 2, 2015

All events listed in The Week Ahead are free for students to attend. MONDAY, NOV. 2 Special event – Ask a librarian in the Osprey Clubhouse SPONSOR: Thomas G. Carpenter Library WHEN: 5:00 p.m. –...

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The Week Ahead: Oct. 27 – 31

October 27, 2015

All events listed in The Week Ahead are free for students to attend. TUESDAY, OCT. 27 Film – 3 ½ Minutes: Ten Bullets SPONSOR: COAS Pre-Law Lecture Program WHEN: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. WHERE:...

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The Week Ahead: Oct. 19-23

October 20, 2015

All events listed in The Week Ahead are free for students to attend. TUESDAY, OCT. 20 Lecture – “Gender, Racial and Ethnic Barriers to Building Trust: Experiments on large group trust games” SPONSOR:...

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The Week Ahead: Oct. 12-16

October 12, 2015

All events listed in The Week Ahead are free for students to attend. MONDAY, OCT. 12 Lecture – “Gun Control: A Loaded Topic” SPONSORS: OneJax Institute, The Florida Times-Union, WJCT and Jacksonville...

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The Week Ahead: Oct. 5-9

October 5, 2015

All events listed in The Week Ahead are free for students to attend MONDAY, OCT. 5 Career - Deutsche Bank Technology Information Session SPONSOR: Career Services WHEN: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. WHERE:...

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The Week Ahead: Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

September 28, 2015

MONDAY, SEPT. 28 Special Event - BYOL: Bring Your Own Lunch to the Library SPONSOR: Thomas G. Carpenter Library WHEN: 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. WHERE: Special Collections reading room on the Library’s...

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The Week Ahead: Sept. 21-25

September 21, 2015

MONDAY, SEPT. 21 Campus life - International Day of Peace Celebration SPONSOR: Intercultural Center for PEACE WHEN: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. WHERE: Osprey Plaza WHAT: Professor Parvez Ahmed will...

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The Week Ahead: Sept. 14-18

September 14, 2015

Monday, Sept. 14 Senate Meeting SPONSOR: Student Government WHEN: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Senate Chambers - Student Union, Building 58E, Suite 3300 WHAT: Senate Meetings are open to the public. CONTACT:...

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The Week Ahead: Sept. 8-11

September 8, 2015

Tuesday, Sept. 8 Meet Your Librarians SPONSOR: Thomas G. Carpenter Library WHEN: 3:00-3:30 p.m. WHERE: Thomas G. Carpenter Library, Building 12 WHAT: Librarians will introduce themselves and demonstrate...

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The Week Ahead: Sept. 1-4

September 1, 2015

Wednesday, Sept. 2 Coggin College of Business Welcome Back Cookout Sponsor: Coggin College of Business When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Where: Coggin College of Business, Building 42 What: Students...

Students alleviate stress with exotic animals

Students alleviate stress with exotic animals

April 23, 2015

[doptg id="163"] Gallery photos by Tyler van Voorthuijsen With finals and term paper deadlines just around the corner, the idea of petting small animals may seem comforting. The Student Union Marketing...

“Concert in the Woods” moves to Osprey Plaza tomorrow

“Concert in the Woods” moves to Osprey Plaza tomorrow

March 31, 2015

Inclement weather and Osprey Productions’ (OP) events coincidentally share the same schedule this semester. Rain caused OP to reschedule Euphoria: UNF Art Walk from Feb 25 to April 2 and Oz Music...

Student Union West is the place to support the Ospreys

Student Union West is the place to support the Ospreys

March 18, 2015

Osprey fans gathered on the Student Union West’s second floor to watch the North Florida Ospreys vs. the Robert Morris Colonials NCAA play-in game tonight. Spirits were as high as the audiences’...

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Conceptualizing NCAA Tournament jargon

March 16, 2015

  The NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament’s media coverage is cluttered with phrases like “The Big Dance,” “Sweet Sixteen” and “seeds,” but has anyone questioned what these...

Osprey Productions’ OZ Music Fest day 2 has yet to begin.Photo by Mike Herrera

OZ Fest: five bands scheduled, one remains

March 6, 2015

UPDATED -- 3/6/2015 at 1:22 pm. According to the inclement weather clause in the artist agreement between Sublime with Rome and Student Government, the band will be paid full price for its performance....

Five memorable shows at UNF

Five memorable shows at UNF

March 4, 2015

National touring artists will perform this week at OZ Music Fest, but big name musicians playing at UNF isn’t uncommon. Spinnaker has compiled a list of five memorable events after digging through its...

Nunez uses a monopod to have full control of his set up in extreme environments.
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Cameron Nunez: a monopod in the mosh pit

February 9, 2015

Jacksonville’s underground music scene is more than just a subculture to local punk rockers and hardcore showgoers. Surreptitious pockets of the scene are littered throughout the first coast and UNF...

Fjord Explorer will perform at OZ Fest March  Photo courtesy of Facebook

Five Jacksonville-based rock bands confirm as supporting acts for OZ Music Festival

January 29, 2015

According to the Osprey Productions Facebook event for the OZ Fest, Aurora will not be playing at the festival. When the band spoke to Spinnaker in January, they confirmed they would be playing at...

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