UNF Spinnaker

From ‘Mad Magazine’ to mad paneling

Katie Gile

March 21, 2012

By: Katie Gile, Staff Reporter Comic books, once considered the domain of bespectacled nerds with tape on their nose-pieces and protectors on their pockets, have taken a dive into the mainstream. With a mob of super-hyped s...

News in Brief Jan. 5, 2011

Spinnaker

January 4, 2011

Fitness equipment moved during construction of Student Wellness Center The equipment from the recently demolished Dottie Dorian Fitness center has been moved to several rooms in the UNF Arena. The equipment is now loca...

Board of trustees examines MOCA’s progress

Spinnaker

April 13, 2010

It’s been one year since UNF, in a somewhat controversial move, appropriated the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, and now the Board of Trustees is taking a look at the museum’s progress. MOCA isn’t out of the...

Marilyn meets MOCA

Spinnaker

January 19, 2010

Most people wouldn’t experience the weak-in-the-knees, sigh yielding, honey dripper reaction if one were to mention Norma Jean Mortenson. But mention Marilyn Monroe, formerly just "Mortenson" around the water cooler, and you’ve...

Conmoto Art and Music Festival

Spinnaker

November 18, 2009

Artists, musicians and generally good folks banded together to host the 15th Annual Conmoto Art and Music Festival downtown Nov. 20 and Nov. 21 to benefit HabiJax -- a branch of Habitat for Humanity. There are about 50 bands...

MOCA spectacle to marry experimental visuals, sound

Spinnaker

October 27, 2009

Inaugural ‘Liminal Collisions: Live at MOCA Jax’ to bring the noise Liminal: [ˈlɪmɪnəl] adj. Of or relating to a sensory threshold. Collision: [kəˈlɪʒən] n. A violent impact of moving objects. While the above definiti...

Saved money saves classes, recycle old spending habits

Spinnaker

September 24, 2009

Although the Spinnaker has written editorials endorsing artistic appreciation on campus, the economic crisis should cause legislators to re-look at the process and update a 40-year-old law that requires new state building...

The Student News Site of University of North Florida
UNF Police Department