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Univ. of North Florida

UNF President and former Jacksonville Mayor John Delaney is not ruling out another run for office as he steps down this May from his tenure leading the university.

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The University of North Florida is asking the state for $26 million to renovate and expand buildings  

UNF alumnus and Jacksonville State Representative Clay Yarborough, R-Jacksonville, is sponsoring two funding bills after UNF approached him about the projects.


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According to Centers for Disease Control data, sexually transmitted disease infections are on the rise among the country’s youngest population.

In Jacksonville, some University of North Florida faculty are trying to stop that trend with education and yes, condoms.


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Have you ever wondered what you might look like if you were born a different race? An art project on display at the University of North Florida is giving students that opportunity.

University organizers hope it fosters more empathy and understanding.


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A class of Joseph Stilwell Military Academy of Leadership eighth-graders got to go to college Friday.

The students were participating in a leadership project held at the University of North Florida.


UNF investigating Snapchat 'mocking' Black Lives Matter rally

Oct 12, 2017
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The University of North Florida said it's opened an investigation into a video that appears to show "people mocking, in a racist way," students who participated in a Black Lives Matter rally on campus Wednesday.

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After just over a year in business, downtown Jacksonville’s only worker-owned coffee shop is expanding for the second time.

The Coniferous Cafe co-op wants to position itself as a safe haven for the free exchange of ideas.


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The majority of Florida’s public universities will split a $245 million pot of state money this year based on their annual performance reviews.  The University of North Florida, however, did not make the cut.

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Updated 8:50 a.m. Friday

It was an exciting week for four Duval County teachers who were awarded $15,000 prizes for their excellence in the classroom.

The Gladys Prior Awards, administered by the University of North Florida, have been given to Jacksonville teachers since 1998. Eighty teachers have been given the award since its inception.

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The University of North Florida is hosting a meet and greet with World War II veterans and prisoners of war Monday.


VIDEO: Exploring NE Florida's Big Talbot Island State Park

Mar 27, 2017
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WJCT presents a collaboration between the University of North Florida's Environmental Center and Public Trust Environmental Legal Institute of Florida on 19 short videos showcasing the city, state and national parks of the First Coast, produced by Sean Lahav, a project leader in the environmental leadership program.

A recent study by professors at the University of North Florida say Jacksonville’s water quality ranks poorly among residents.

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The University of North Florida wants to recruit and retain more women in its engineering program. The college’s School of Engineering announced Thursday the Center for the Advancement of Women in Engineering aimed at doing just that.


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Jacksonville mental health providers want to make sure there are enough clinicians, so they're donating nearly $1 million to the University of North Florida to train psychiatric nurse practitioners.

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University of North Florida President John Delaney announced in a press release Monday he’s retiring from his position at the end of 2018.

The UNF Board of Trustees selected Delaney in the summer of 2003 and is the longest serving president in UNF history.

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