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UNF Launches New Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnic Relations

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Racial issues have recently been at the core of unrest and violence across the country. In order to move beyond the traditional black-white racial paradigm and to look at race and ethnic relations through a diverse lens, the University of North...
2-Feb-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Named Military Friendly School for Seventh Consecutive Year

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For the seventh consecutive year, the University of North Florida has been designated as one of the most military friendly schools in the country by Victory Media, the leader in connecting the military and civilian worlds.
5-Nov-2015 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Partner in Leading Effort Applying Big Data Solutions to Regional Challenges

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The University of North Florida is one of 116 stakeholders from academia, industry and the nonprofit sectors that were selected through a competitive process to participate in the proposal, initiation and strategic planning for the South Big Data...
3-Nov-2015 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Poll Reveals Hillary Clinton Holds Significant Lead in Democratic Primary Race

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A new UNF statewide poll of Democratic primary likely voters reveals that if the primary were held today, the majority of respondents (54.6 percent) would vote for Hillary Clinton.
21-Oct-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNF Poll Reveals Trump Holds Slight Lead in Close Republican Primary Race

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A new University of North Florida statewide poll of Republican primary likely voters reveals that if the Republican primary were held today, Donald Trump would garner the most votes with 21.7 percent. The poll shows Ben Carson closing in with 19.3...
19-Oct-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNF Engineering Professor Earns National 2015 Educator of the Year Award

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Dr. Adel ElSafty, professor of civil environmental engineering at the University of North Florida, was named 2015 Educator of the Year by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute, a national scientific, technical and professional institute for the...
2-Oct-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNF Professors Awarded NSF Grant for Nanomanufacturing Research

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Researchers in the departments of Chemistry and Physics at the University of North Florida were recently awarded a three-year research grant totaling $250,000 by the National Science Foundation to develop new nanomanufacturing techniques for the...
16-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UNF Professors Awarded NSF Grant to Develop Surface Roughness Rock-Quality Assessment Tool

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Professors in the School of Engineering at the University of North Florida were awarded a grant for over $185,000 by the National Science Foundation to develop an automated quantifiable textural-based weathering classification system for limestone...
10-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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'Color Stories: Black Women and Colorism in the 21st Century '

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The new book "Color Stories: Black Women and Colorism in the 21st Century" offers an in-depth sociological exploration of present-day colorism in the lives of black women, investigating the lived experiences of a phenomenon that continues to affect...
2-Feb-2016 1:05 PM EST

Third Anniversary of Slain Florida Teen Jordan Davis

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Monday, Nov. 23, is the third anniversary of the shooting of Jacksonville teen Jordan Davis over loud music. National race expert Dr. JeffriAnne Wilder, a University of North Florida associate professor of sociology, discusses how this event...
20-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST

UNF Race Expert Available to Discuss University of Missouri Football Players Protest of Racism

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University of North Florida race expert Dr. JeffriAnne Wilder discusses the building story of the African-American football players at the University of Missouri who are protesting due to racist events on their campus.
9-Nov-2015 9:05 AM EST

Crazy, Dancing UNF Band Member Achieves Internet Fame

10-Mar-2015 8:05 AM EDT

UNF Business Professor Takes Madness out of the Month

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University of North Florida business professor Dr. Jay Coleman takes the madness out of the month with his “Dance Card" Method for determining NCAA March Madness brackets, also known as “bracketology.”
4-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EST

For the Love of Chocolate

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With Valentine's Day around the corner, does chocolate appeal to you for its flavor, symbolic meaning of love or potential health benefits? Dr. Judith Rodriguez, a nutrition professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at the...
20-Jan-2015 12:00 PM EST

New Jeb Bush Book Offers Surprising Look at GOP Contender

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7-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Former U.S. Ambassador Available to Discuss Airstrikes Against ISIS in Syria

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23-Sep-2014 8:25 AM EDT

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