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THE PLAYERS Championship Generously Doubles Endowed First Generation Scholarship at the University of North Florida


Through the years, THE PLAYERS Championship has continually invested in University of North Florida students that are the first in their family to attend college. Now, THE PLAYERS has pledged to double THE PLAYERS Championship Endowed First...
16-Aug-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Nutrition Professor Discusses Strawberry Myth Busters


Perfectly ripened strawberries are loved by children and adults alike, and they’re good for you too! Jackie Shank, nutrition instructor and undergraduate program director in the Nutrition and Dietetics Flagship Program at the University of North...
10-May-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Accounting Grad Top CPA Exam Performer/Elijah Watt Sells Award Winner

Patrick Kmieciak, who earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting from the University of North Florida, is a top CPA exam performer and winner of the 2016 Elijah Watt Sells Award by the American Institute of CPAs. This is the...
9-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Receives Platinum-Level Skin Smart Campus Designation


The University of North Florida was awarded the platinum-level Skin Smart Campus designation by the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention and will implement a campus-wide skin cancer prevention initiative this month as part of National Skin...
3-May-2017 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Psychology Professor Awarded Endowed Presidential Professorship


Dr. Dominik Güss, professor in the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Florida, has been selected as the recipient of the John A. Delaney Endowed Presidential Professorship, which recognizes a...
2-May-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNF History Professor Receives Prestigious National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship


Dr. Denise Bossy, a University of North Florida associate professor of history, was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship to support significant research in the humanities and to further her research of the Yamasee Indians, a...
26-Apr-2017 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of North Florida Joins Competitive Carnegie Project on the Educational Doctorate Consortium


The Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate has accepted UNF among its 22 new graduate schools of education as members into the consortium. UNF joins over 100 schools of education across the country in the important work of redesigning...
5-Apr-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New UNF Poll Shows Sen. Bill Nelson Leading Gov. Rick Scott in 2018 Senate Election


A new poll of registered voters in Florida by the Public Opinion Research Laboratory (PORL) at the University of North Florida shows that, when asked about the 2018 election, 44 percent of Florida registered voters said they would vote to re-elect...
13-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Using Disaster Management to Get Supplies Quickly to Storm Hit Areas Like Haiti


17-Oct-2016 8:05 AM EDT

UNF Management Professor Predicts Unethical Bank Practices Like Wells Fargo Two Years Ago


13-Oct-2016 8:05 AM EDT

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


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


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


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


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


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

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