Posts Tagged ‘university of north florida’

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

    Apr 1, 15 • 521 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 Professor Receives Sierra Club Award for Environmental Conservation

    Mar 24, 15 • 665 Views • Awards & Recognition, Environment, Higher EducationComments Off on UNF Professor Receives Sierra Club Award for Environmental Conservation

    The University of North Florida’s Dr. David Jaffee, professor of sociology, anthropology and social work, and Ponte Vedra Beach resident, was recently recognized by the Sierra Club and Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown, as an individual who has made a...

  • OneJax Metrotown Institute Hosts Teen Diversity Leadership Program

    Mar 23, 15 • 576 Views • Events, Higher EducationComments Off on OneJax Metrotown Institute Hosts Teen Diversity Leadership Program

    OneJax, an institute of the University of North Florida, is now accepting applications for teens entering grades 10 through 12 to participate in its Metrotown Institute, a four-day program that promotes respect and understanding across the differences of...

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

    Mar 13, 15 • 1163 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 • 538 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 • 673 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....

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    UNF Presents ‘Voices, Word for Word’ Documentary Play

    Dec 2, 13 • 469 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...

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    UNF Recognized for Quality, Affordable Distance Learning

    Nov 15, 13 • 700 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...

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    University of North Florida Hosts Campus Sustainability Week

    Oct 14, 13 • 837 Views • EducationComments Off on University of North Florida Hosts Campus Sustainability Week

                University of North Florida Hosts Campus Sustainability Week   The Environmental Center at the University of North Florida has a full week of events planned to celebrate Campus Sustainability Week, which is designed to educate and inform...

  • University of North Florida Poll Reveals Crist leads Scott

    Oct 10, 13 • 543 Views • Education, PoliticsComments Off on University of North Florida Poll Reveals Crist leads Scott

    University of North Florida Poll Reveals Crist leads Scott   A new University of North Florida poll reveals Charlie Crist has a 5-percentage point lead over Gov. Rick Scott (44 to 40 percent) among registered voters in the gubernatorial race. The key to...