Posts Tagged ‘UNF’

  • Kane Named UNF’s Faculty Athletics Representative

    Jan 7, 14 • 742 Views • Business, EducationComments Off on Kane Named UNF’s Faculty Athletics Representative

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The University of North Florida has announced the appointment of Dr. Jennifer Kane as the new Faculty Athletics Representative. Kane began her new role Jan. 1, 2014. “Dr. Jennifer Kane was an excellent choice to serve as the new...

  • Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Names UNF 2014 Best-Value Public College

    Dec 11, 13 • 785 Views • EducationComments Off on Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Names UNF 2014 Best-Value Public College

    The University of North Florida has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of 100 best values in public colleges for 2014 for the third consecutive year. The ranking cites four-year schools that combine an outstanding education with great...

  • UNF Student Honored for Service at Fall Commencement

    Dec 10, 13 • 665 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Student Honored for Service at Fall Commencement

    The University of North Florida will honor a student with an outstanding record of volunteerism when it hands out more than 1,100 degrees Friday, Dec. 13, during fall commencement at the UNF Arena, Building 34, on campus. Derek Davis, who will graduate with a...

  • UNF Community Mourns Loss of Student-Athlete

    Dec 9, 13 • 715 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Community Mourns Loss of Student-Athlete

    Tess Rochelle Huber, a UNF sophomore majoring in sports management and a member of the UNF women’s golf team, was killed in a plane crash near Atlantic Boulevard last night. UNF Athletic Director Lee Moon said Tess was the most outgoing member of the team...

  • College Database Identifies UNF Top College for Teacher Education

    Dec 9, 13 • 962 Views • EducationComments Off on College Database Identifies UNF Top College for Teacher Education

    The College Database—the most current and comprehensive source for U.S. college and university data—named the University of North Florida to its top colleges in the state for teacher education. The new list, “Top Colleges in Florida: Shaping the Next...

  • UNF Listed in National Rankings for Study Abroad Participation

    Dec 3, 13 • 758 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Listed in National Rankings for Study Abroad Participation

    The University of North Florida ranked No. 10 nationally on the list of “Leading Institutions by Duration and Institutional Type” for short-term study abroad programs and No. 19 nationwide on the list of “Leading Institutions by Institutional Type,”...

  • UNF Presents ‘Voices, Word for Word’ Documentary Play

    Dec 2, 13 • 565 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Presents ‘Voices, Word for Word’ Documentary Play

    The University of North Florida’s Department of English will present a staged reading of “Voices, Word for Word: Juvenile Justice, A Community-Based Documentary Playwriting Project” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, and at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at...

  • UNF Awarded 2013 Engaged Campus of the Year

    Nov 19, 13 • 786 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Awarded 2013 Engaged Campus of the Year

    Florida Campus Compact recently awarded the University of North Florida the 2013 Engaged Campus of the Year award, which recognizes one Florida college or university for advancing the public purposes of higher education, improving community life and...

  • UNF Recognized for Quality, Affordable Distance Learning

    Nov 15, 13 • 883 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Recognized for Quality, Affordable Distance Learning

    UNF Recognized for Quality, Affordable Distance Learning             The University of North Florida was recognized by Affordable Colleges Online for its exceptional collection of distance learning options at a very affordable price, earning a place on...

  • UNF Taylor Engineering Research Institute Director Wins International Award

    Nov 13, 13 • 1304 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Taylor Engineering Research Institute Director Wins International Award

    Dr. Don Resio, director of the Taylor Engineering Research Institute at the University of North Florida, received the 2013 International Coastal Engineering Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers. Resio, a Nocatee resident, recently received the...