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Black on The Green

Danae Leake

February 4, 2014

Students stood together in protest against a pipeline project deemed environmentally harmful. Divest UNF, a student-led campaign of 360.org called Go Fossil Free*, organized an event Feb. 3 it called Black on the Green. Sierra Club representative, Janet Stanko, along with other UNF student supporte...

Year in Review for the Stock Market


January 4, 2011

By Mike Zaccardi Early 2009 was a continuation of the historic crisis of late 2008, but it also brought a tremendous recovery in equity markets following the March 9 bottom. 2010 was largely a continuation of the rebound of...

Oil spill creates research opportunities for students


July 18, 2010

The Deep Horizon oil spill has caused an as-yet immeasurable amount of damage to Forida’s ecology and economy, but for UNF’s coastal biology program, and ones like it across the state, the tragedy has also become a teachable...

Deep Horizon spill bolsters local tourism


July 18, 2010

Jonathan Dumbacher has not been going back to his hometown of Pensacola Beach very much this summer due to the oil spill. He has been spending his summer in Jacksonville while workers continue to clean the gulf. Though Pensacola...

Several universities institute pet-friendly dorms


July 17, 2010

by Rachel Tannenbaum, contributing writer When students move away to college certain essentials, such as a laptop and textbooks are required. For many schools, this list now includes the family pet. In recent years, schools...

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