Posts Tagged ‘UNF’

  • New UNF Continuing Education Class Helps Employers/Employees Get Healthy

    Apr 1, 15 • 611 Views • BusinessComments Off on New UNF Continuing Education Class Helps Employers/Employees Get Healthy

    The Division of Continuing Education at the University of North Florida is ready to help local businesses improve employee wellness through a new partnership and cooking class. Continuing Education has partnered with Food For Life, a subsidiary of Physicians...

  • UNF Sociology Professor Among Jacksonville’s Top 30 Women of Influence

    Mar 27, 15 • 669 Views • Awards & Recognition, Higher EducationComments Off on UNF Sociology Professor Among Jacksonville’s Top 30 Women of Influence

    Dr. JeffriAnne Wilder, a University of North Florida associate professor of sociology and race expert, made the inaugural list of Jacksonville’s 2015 Top 30 Women of Influence by Southeast Small Business Magazine. Wilder, a Mandarin resident, was recognized...

  • UNF Nursing Students SWOOP for the Troops in Inaugural 5K

    Mar 13, 15 • 1290 Views • Events, Higher EducationComments Off on UNF Nursing Students SWOOP for the Troops in Inaugural 5K

    UNF Nursing Students SWOOP for the Troops in Inaugural 5K University of North Florida nursing students will “swoop for the troops,” 8 a.m. Sunday, April 12, on the University’s campus. Proceeds from the inaugural Swoop for the Troops 5k race will...

  • UNF Women’s Center Celebrates Women’s History Month

    Feb 24, 15 • 686 Views • Higher Education, WomenComments Off on UNF Women’s Center Celebrates Women’s History Month

    UNF Women’s Center Celebrates Women’s History Month The University of North Florida Women’s Center will celebrate Women’s History Month this March. This year’s Center-selected theme is “Celebrating the Herstory of Our Sheros.” Each event is...

  • UNF Leadership Speakers Bureau Series Features Retired Naval Officer

    Feb 19, 15 • 819 Views • Higher EducationComments Off on UNF Leadership Speakers Bureau Series Features Retired Naval Officer

    UNF Leadership Speakers Bureau Series Features Retired Naval Officer  The University of North Florida’s Taylor Leadership Institute, in collaboration with the Military Veterans Resource Center, presents retired Naval officer Capt. Rick Hoffman at 6 p.m....

  • UNF Week of One Celebrates Women of Character, Courage and Commitment

    Feb 25, 14 • 812 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Week of One Celebrates Women of Character, Courage and Commitment

    The University of North Florida will celebrate campus and community diversity with Week of One events, coordinated through the UNF Commission on Diversity and Inclusion, beginning Monday, March 3, through Saturday, March 8. This year’s Week of One theme is...

  • Spinnaker Radio Issued FCC Permit for Low-Power FM Transmitter

    Feb 11, 14 • 707 Views • EducationComments Off on Spinnaker Radio Issued FCC Permit for Low-Power FM Transmitter

    The Federal Communications Commission issued a permit to the University of North Florida to install a low-power FM transmitter. Spinnaker Radio, the University’s student-operated radio station, will transmit at 95.5 FM, with a 100-watt signal that should...

  • V-Day Raises Awareness/Funds for Local Anti-Violence Groups

    Feb 4, 14 • 661 Views • EducationComments Off on V-Day Raises Awareness/Funds for Local Anti-Violence Groups

    V-Day means more than roses at the University of North Florida, which strives to offer balanced education for students, including opportunities to learn about ways to protect themselves and their loved ones. Through the global V-Day movement, founded by Eve...

  • Princeton Review Names UNF Among Nation’s 2014 ‘Best Value Colleges’

    Jan 28, 14 • 1300 Views • EducationComments Off on Princeton Review Names UNF Among Nation’s 2014 ‘Best Value Colleges’

    For the fourth consecutive year, the University of North Florida is among the nation’s Top 75 “Best Value Colleges,” according to The Princeton Review, one of America’s best-known education services companies. The 2014 list names 150 colleges—75...

  • UNF Nutrition Flagship Program Seeks Food-Intake Study Participants

    Jan 27, 14 • 664 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Nutrition Flagship Program Seeks Food-Intake Study Participants

    The University of North Florida Nutrition Flagship Program is recruiting boys and girls ages 8 to 11 for a food-intake study for four weekly visits on the UNF campus. The study, which will take place in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics on campus,...