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The Florida Times-Union
Five UNF student sculptors will exhibit work in Jacksonville Beach beginning in JuneFive University of North Florida sculpture students will see their work on disp
Five UNF student sculptors will exhibit work in Jacksonville Beach beginning in June
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 hours ago
Five University of North Florida sculpture students will see their work on display in Jacksonville Beach for a year, thanks to Sculptures by the Sea, an initiative by MountainStar Capital and the Lazzara Family Foundation. The sculptures will go... Read more
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First Coast News
Police find possible psychedelic drugs in containers at UNF residence hallJACKSONVILLE, Fla.—Police were called the the University of North Florida Ospre
Police find possible psychedelic drugs in containers at UNF residence hall
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—Police were called the the University of North Florida Osprey Landing residence hall after a suspicious liquid was found in two containers Friday evening. The few students inside were evacuated shortly after 9 p.m. and university... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Despite Metropolitan Park's problems, major music festival remains committed to venueand restaurants. The festivals are good for business, a lot of it in the downto
Despite Metropolitan Park's problems, major music festival remains committed to venue
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
and restaurants. The festivals are good for business, a lot of it in the downtown area.” A 2014 study conducted by the University of North Florida showed an estimated $10.3 million economic impact by Welcome to Rockville on the Jacksonville... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Police remove possible hazardous materials at UNFJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police were called to remove possible hazardous materials
Police remove possible hazardous materials at UNF
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police were called to remove possible hazardous materials at the University of North Florida Friday evening. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office was called to the Y Building of Osprey Landing to help remove the materials,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
I-TEAM investigates: Is Facebook listening to your conversations?with their phones in front of them, then checked their feeds to see what they s
I-TEAM investigates: Is Facebook listening to your conversations?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
with their phones in front of them, then checked their feeds to see what they saw. We talked with four students from the University of North Florida about everything from travel to fitness. Ads tied to some of the topics soon showed up in their... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF Adaptive Toy Project moves forward with federal grant.Professors at the University of North Florida are able to move forward with the
UNF Adaptive Toy Project moves forward with federal grant.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Professors at the University of North Florida are able to move forward with the development of a project in which students make toys for disabled children, thanks to a more than $85,000 grant from the National Institute of Health. The Adaptive Toy... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Jacqueline 'Jackie' Byrd approved as Polk County Schools superintendentwas responsible for overseeing elementary turnaround schools in Duval. Byrd ha
Jacqueline 'Jackie' Byrd approved as Polk County Schools superintendent
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
was responsible for overseeing elementary turnaround schools in Duval. Byrd has a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of North Florida and a master’s in educational leadership from Jacksonville University. She joined Polk County... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: 'United We Rock' is theme for next week's Art WalkCommission. She is a professor in residence at the Department of Exceptional D
City notes: 'United We Rock' is theme for next week's Art Walk
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Commission. She is a professor in residence at the Department of Exceptional Deaf and Interpreter Education at the University of North Florida. The association of education leaders from across the country will examine the state of clinical... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Sports Briefs: UNF takes tennis, beach volleyball titlesUNF takes tennis, beach volleyball titles The University of North Florida won
Sports Briefs: UNF takes tennis, beach volleyball titles
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
UNF takes tennis, beach volleyball titles The University of North Florida won Atlantic Sun championships in men’s tennis, women’s tennis and beach volleyball Sunday. The Ospreys defeated S.C. Upstate 4-0 in men’s tennis, winning the school’s first... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
With changes in policy, fewer arrests seen in Duval schoolshave been 6,533 so far, according to numbers provided by Vitti. Angela Mann, a
With changes in policy, fewer arrests seen in Duval schools
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
have been 6,533 so far, according to numbers provided by Vitti. Angela Mann, assistant professor of psychology at the University of North Florida, said these techniques are effective at teaching a lesson, especially at a time when peer groups... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tia Mitchell: Fundraising numbers show us the 2016 races to watchthe budget next spring. Senate president tours universities It had never been
Tia Mitchell: Fundraising numbers show us the 2016 races to watch
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
the budget next spring. Senate president tours universities It had never been done before and bodes very well for the University of North Florida and the state’s 11 other public universities. Incoming Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Arts Notes: Jacksonville University Choirs will tour Italy and sing in the VaticanTuesday. Tom Schmidt, retired vice president of engineering for CSX, who holds
Arts Notes: Jacksonville University Choirs will tour Italy and sing in the Vatican
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday. Tom Schmidt, retired vice president of engineering for CSX, who holds a master’s degree in history from the University of North Florida and now teaches at Florida State College at Jacksonville, will be the speaker. The program, which... Read more
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First Coast News
Hundreds of stories go missing from student news websiteJACKSONVILLE, Fla.—University of North Florida Police are investigating after h
Hundreds of stories go missing from student news website
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—University of North Florida Police are investigating after hundreds of files have mysteriously gone missing from the school’s student-run website. UNF police are looking into the incident as a possible cyber security breach. The... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Giving Back: Volunteer with RealSense takes his childhood lessons to heartFlorida initiatives, including its RealSense financial-stability initiative and
Giving Back: Volunteer with RealSense takes his childhood lessons to heart
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
Florida initiatives, including its RealSense financial-stability initiative and the new Upstream partnership with the University of North Florida. Flagg’s efforts vary from being on RealSense strategic planning committees to training UNF... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Uber personal transportation services offers free rides with business leaders at UNFUber personal transportation service will offer free rides for up to 15 minutes
Uber personal transportation services offers free rides with business leaders at UNF
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
Uber personal transportation service will offer free rides for up to 15 minutes at the University of North Florida Thursday so students at the college can get some free business advice from First Coast business leaders. The UberMentor program will... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Kay Park has spent a lifetime teaching and loving kidshas shared that passion with young teachers during her career, mentoring too ma
Kay Park has spent a lifetime teaching and loving kids
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
has shared that passion with young teachers during her career, mentoring too many to remember at school and the University of North Florida. It�s what she wants to continue to do when she retires in a couple of years. Pugh, coming up... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: Sbraga & Co. to host all-star chef �takeover� dinnerbegins her new job June 13. Her annual salary of $130,000 is fully funded by th
City notes: Sbraga & Co. to host all-star chef �takeover� dinner
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
begins her new job June 13. Her annual salary of $130,000 is fully funded by the philanthropic community. University of North Florida�offering management master�s degree The Coggin College of Business at the University of North... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
4 Jacksonville teachers win $15,000 awardsthe 2016 Gladys Prior Awards for Career Teaching were visited in their classroo
4 Jacksonville teachers win $15,000 awards
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
the 2016 Gladys Prior Awards for Career Teaching were visited in their classrooms Monday and Tuesday with a contingent of University of North Florida educators congratulating them on behalf of Gilchrist Berg, a Jacksonville area businessman who... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bosnian artist Amer Kobaslija travels world but calls Jacksonville hometalent, an ability to paint what Jacksonville artist Jim Draper calls “visual n
Bosnian artist Amer Kobaslija travels world but calls Jacksonville home
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
talent, an ability to paint what Jacksonville artist Jim Draper calls “visual novels.” Draper, who teaches at the University of North Florida, is curator of two exhibits of Kobaslija’s work that will be on exhibit for the next few months... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Home and Garden calendarand agricultural products. (904) 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com. Ixia Field
Home and Garden calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
and agricultural products. (904) 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com. Ixia Field Trip to the Sawmill Slough Preserve at the University of North Florida, 9 a.m., gather at Lot 100, UNF campus. Trip led by Chuch Hubbuch, assistant director of physical... Read more
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examiner.com
Jacksonville-based nonprofit raises funds to fight blindness at gala-style eventAdriann is legally blind and actively participates in raising awareness of reti
Jacksonville-based nonprofit raises funds to fight blindness at gala-style event
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
Adriann is legally blind and actively participates in raising awareness of retinal degenerative diseases and blindness. She graduated with high honors from the University of North Florida, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Incoming Senate president embarks on tour of state's universitiesblack public university in the state. The tour comes to Jacksonville Tuesday m
Incoming Senate president embarks on tour of state's universities
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
black public university in the state. The tour comes to Jacksonville Tuesday morning with a 90-minute stop at the University of North Florida. College funding and affordability has been an issue in Florida for several years, as Gov. Rick... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Lake Ray will explore running for U.S. Congress; two other potential candidates drop outrecognition. Rutherford, the city’s top lawman for 12 years, has extremely hig
Lake Ray will explore running for U.S. Congress; two other potential candidates drop out
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
recognition. Rutherford, the city’s top lawman for 12 years, has extremely high visibility and popularity, according to a University of North Florida survey in 2014. Because of the way the 4th Congressional District is drawn, whoever wins the... Read more
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BlackNews.com
Renowned Sociologist And Author Of "Color Stories: Black Women And Colorism In The 21st Century" Selected To Lead New InstitutePh.D. has been selected to serve as Founding Director of the Institute for the
Renowned Sociologist And Author Of "Color Stories: Black Women And Colorism In The 21st Century" Selected To Lead New Institute
BlackNews.com / Posted 12 days ago
Ph.D. has been selected to serve as Founding Director of the Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnic Relations at the University of North Florida. As a distinguished scholar and thought-leader specializing in cultural diversity, race... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Jacksonville job market still strongFlorida Department of Economic Opportunity said. The state agency does not adj
Jacksonville job market still strong
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity said. The state agency does not adjust the data for seasonal factors but the University of North Florida�s Local Economic Indicators Project (LEIP) reported when the data is seasonally adjusted, it... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Attorneys share memories from the day they were sworn in(a local lawyer still practicing) swear to that?� The room broke up! Any nomin
Attorneys share memories from the day they were sworn in
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
(a local lawyer still practicing) swear to that?� The room broke up! Any nominations for who that was/is? John Delaney,�University of North Florida president; former assistant state attorney and city general counsel Nerves remain in front of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
College Golf Roundup: Medalist McCoy helps Georgia men take SEC championshipby two shots. Alabama won the team title over the Gators by five shots, at 5-u
College Golf Roundup: Medalist McCoy helps Georgia men take SEC championship
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
by two shots. Alabama won the team title over the Gators by five shots, at 5-under 859. Ospreys off to slow start The University of North Florida men’s team had only one player under par and is third after the first round of the Atlantic Sun... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsChurch, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is David Schwam-Baird, department of politica
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is David Schwam-Baird, department of political science and public administration at the University of North Florida, on “Playing on a Broken Chessboard: Policies and Realities in the Middle East.” The society... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Study: Violent crimes in Jacksonville peak around 10 p.m.with a crime easier,” said David Forde, chairman and professor in the departmen
Study: Violent crimes in Jacksonville peak around 10 p.m.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
with a crime easier,” said David Forde, chairman and professor in the department of criminology and criminal justice at the University of North Florida. “There is much more vulnerability at that point.” A fourth crime tracked during the yearlong... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Jeb Bush makes it official, announcing presidential run0.5 a percentage point ahead of his closest competitor. Five candidates are wit
Jeb Bush makes it official, announcing presidential run
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
0.5 a percentage point ahead of his closest competitor. Five candidates are within 2.5 percentage points. Corrigan, the University of North Florida political scientist who wrote the book on Bush, said he's in an enviable position. "In the bigger... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
A sure bet: UNC women’s golf coach may have hit jackpot, signing Asian recruit after recent trip towho has worked with golf greats Nick Faldo, Nick Price, Ernie Els and Greg Norm
A sure bet: UNC women’s golf coach may have hit jackpot, signing Asian recruit after recent trip to
Greeley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
who has worked with golf greats Nick Faldo, Nick Price, Ernie Els and Greg Norman, among others. An All-American from the University of North Florida, Smeltz trained at the prestigious Leadbetter Golf Academy to become a certified golf instructor,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Call Box: Swim center should make a splash by end of 2016training pool for the North Florida Swimming team, which currently has 120 memb
Call Box: Swim center should make a splash by end of 2016
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
training pool for the North Florida Swimming team, which currently has 120 members and was one of the groups that used the University of North Florida aquatic center before it closed a couple of years ago. “We wouldn’t be doing this if UNF was... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Book review: 'Eamon de Valera: A Will to Power' by Ronan FanningFrom 1959 to 1973, he was president of the Republic of Ireland. James B. Crook
Book review: 'Eamon de Valera: A Will to Power' by Ronan Fanning
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
From 1959 to 1973, he was president of the Republic of Ireland. James B. Crooks, professor emeritus of History at the University of North Florida who taught at University College Dublin in 1964-66, remembers an aged de Valera. He relates that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Former Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford runs for U.S. Rep. Crenshaw's seatin the city. First elected in 2003 with 78 percent of the vote, Rutherford als
Former Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford runs for U.S. Rep. Crenshaw's seat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
in the city. First elected in 2003 with 78 percent of the vote, Rutherford also remained popular throughout his tenure. A University of North Florida poll in 2014 found he had a 66 percent approval rating. Curry’s campaign recognized Rutherford’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Giving Back: Being a mentor helped transition to fatherhoodback and how that selfless act was a true revelation. The volunteer project is
Giving Back: Being a mentor helped transition to fatherhood
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
back and how that selfless act was a true revelation. The volunteer project is a collaboration among the Times-Union, the University of North Florida, the United Way of Northeast Florida and HandsOn Jacksonville. Four years ago, when Matt Kutzer... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Former sheriff to run for open congressional seatof the candidates considering a bid for Crenshaw's seat. Former Jacksonville M
Former sheriff to run for open congressional seat
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 days ago
of the candidates considering a bid for Crenshaw's seat. Former Jacksonville Mayor John Delaney, who is currently president of the University of North Florida, refuted speculation he might run. Copyright 2016 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reser... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Former Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford will run for retiring U.S. Rep. Crenshaw's seatin the city. First elected in 2003 with 78 percent of the vote, Rutherford also
Former Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford will run for retiring U.S. Rep. Crenshaw's seat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
in the city. First elected in 2003 with 78 percent of the vote, Rutherford also remained popular throughout his tenure. A University of North Florida poll in 2014 found he had a 66 percent approval rating. Curry’s campaign recognized Rutherford’s... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Roseville woman meets young stem cell donor who saved her lifeago, Stennett donated a swab of DNA from inside her cheek to a bone marrow regi
Roseville woman meets young stem cell donor who saved her life
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
ago, Stennett donated a swab of DNA from inside her cheek to a bone marrow registry, as part of a student project at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. That act led to a lifesaving stem cell transplant in 2014 for Cole, a retired... Read more
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examiner.com
HP’s Spectre: ‘Appears out of thin air!’Brian Hart earned a B.A. in Psychology at the University of North Florida and i
HP’s Spectre: ‘Appears out of thin air!’
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
Brian Hart earned a B.A. in Psychology at the University of North Florida and is currently applying to medical schools. He has a great interest and motivation to understand how the world functions. Academically, his search for knowledge has lead him... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Roseville woman meets young stem cell donor who saved her lifeago, Stennett donated a swab of DNA from inside her cheek to a bone marrow regi
Roseville woman meets young stem cell donor who saved her life
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
ago, Stennett donated a swab of DNA from inside her cheek to a bone marrow registry, as part of a student project at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. That act led to a lifesaving stem cell transplant in 2014 for Cole, a retired... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happeningsof Shakespeare-in-the-Park, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Johansen Park, Atlantic Bea
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
of Shakespeare-in-the-Park, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Johansen Park, Atlantic Beach (rain date 8 p.m. Sunday). Cast features University of North Florida students and members of the Jacksonville community. Free. (904) 246-4061. “Mary Poppins,” 8 p.m.... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Colleague on retirement of U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw: 'He�s really going to be missed'have to quit his current job. � John Rutherford, retired Jacksonville sheriff.
Colleague on retirement of U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw: 'He�s really going to be missed'
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
have to quit his current job. � John Rutherford, retired Jacksonville sheriff. Several reports have him being interested. � University of North Florida John Delaney said this morning he would not run for Crenshaw's seat. dchapman@jaxdailyrecord.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
John Delaney won't run for Crenshaw's congressional seatby U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, John Delaney is out. Delaney, the former Jacksonv
John Delaney won't run for Crenshaw's congressional seat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
by U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, John Delaney is out. Delaney, the former Jacksonville mayor and current president at the University of North Florida, issued a statement saying he was happy in his current job. But he is also aware that former... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ander Crenshaw's retirement brings a flurry of interest from potential replacementsThough he had conversations with Crenshaw recently, he said he was taken by sur
Ander Crenshaw's retirement brings a flurry of interest from potential replacements
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
Though he had conversations with Crenshaw recently, he said he was taken by surprise by the retirement news. ■ University of North Florida president and former Jacksonville Mayor John Delaney said he will decide in the next couple of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Thursday's Letters: UNF is being unfairly judgedhim now? Paula Rosenblatt, Jacksonville Beach UNF GRADUATION RATES Universit
Thursday's Letters: UNF is being unfairly judged
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
him now? Paula Rosenblatt, Jacksonville Beach UNF GRADUATION RATES University works to meet needs Having worked at the University of North Florida for nearly 20 years under five different presidents, I believe I have some perspective on the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happeningswith saving her life during an explosive domestic incident. lifetreecafejax.org
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
with saving her life during an explosive domestic incident. lifetreecafejax.org. Great American Jazz Series, 7:30 p.m., University of North Florida’s Robinson Theater. Features JE1 Plays the Music of JE1. $8-$12. (904) 620-2878 or... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayor Lenny Curry would back former Sheriff John Rutherford for Ander Crenshaw seatYarborough said he is focused on his State House race and wouldn’t consider swi
Mayor Lenny Curry would back former Sheriff John Rutherford for Ander Crenshaw seat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
Yarborough said he is focused on his State House race and wouldn’t consider switching over to run to replace Crenshaw. University of North Florida president and former Jacksonville Mayor John Delaney said he will decide in the next couple of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Sheriff Rutherford 'more than strongly' considering running to replace Rep. CrenshawYarborough said he is focused on his State House race and wouldn’t consider swi
Sheriff Rutherford 'more than strongly' considering running to replace Rep. Crenshaw
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
Yarborough said he is focused on his State House race and wouldn’t consider switching over to run to replace Crenshaw. University of North Florida president and former Jacksonville Mayor John Delaney said he will decide in the next couple of... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Peers meeting peers at JAX Chamber trade showbe displaying beforehand � and I�ve got my list in my pocket,� Miller said midw
Peers meeting peers at JAX Chamber trade show
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
be displaying beforehand � and I�ve got my list in my pocket,� Miller said midway during the three-hour exposition at the University of North Florida. �I talk to the folks and if we seem to have a good connection or synergy between us, I�ll... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: Ian Lynch is executive chef of Cowford Chophouseteam. UNF professors receive�second grant for research program Professors in
City notes: Ian Lynch is executive chef of Cowford Chophouse
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
team. UNF professors receive�second grant for research program Professors in the Coastal Biology Flagship Program at the University of North Florida received a grant of more than $300,000 from the National Science Foundation to continue an... Read more
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