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State to make further cuts to Bright Futures Scholarship


March 31, 2011

It is getting harder and harder to get a free college education in Florida. State lawmakers are cutting Bright Futures scholarships for the third straight year as people continue to tighten their belt on luxuries like lottery...

Sociology professor to develop curriculum in Hong Kong


June 24, 2010

Excitement and honor were the emotions one UNF assistant professor and assistant director felt when he learned had been chosen to teach in Hong Kong for fall and spring 2010. Dr. David Jaffee is one of five American educators who will be tr...

Florida senate bill to cut Bright Futures, legislation hopes to save it from burning out


March 30, 2010

The Florida Senate has cleared a bill which would reduce the payout from the Florida Bright Futures scholarship and require more from students initially seeking the scholarship. With state lottery revenue sagging, legislators...

Professor receives scholarship to teach overseas


May 20, 2009

  UNF Professor of Finance Dr. Parvez Ahmed recently awarded the Fulbright Award and will be spending four months teaching at the University of Bangladesh in Dhaka this fall. The Fulbright program accepts 800 appli...

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