This is a blog re-posted from MOCA’s official blog, a cultural institute of UNF. Written by: Nan Kavanaugh, MOCA’s Director of Marketing & Communications This summer, MOCA Jacksonville welcomed four interns from the Mayor’s Youth at Work Partnership through the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville. The program is designed to raise awareness with young adults about … More Creating Professional Opporunities for Youth in the Arts
Real Name: E. Faith Hershey Hometown: Parkesburg, PA. Major: Advertising Minor: Business Administration Class: Senior-Graduating Fall 2014 Involvement: SWOOP Squad, Advertising Club, Greek Like, Intramurals (briefly), Student Government, Spinnaker Favorite Place on Campus: Lake Oneida Favorite Color: Teal Favorite Animal: Pug Biggest Weakness: Chocolate
Jacksonville has the third largest military presence in the country. Because of this, the University of North Florida is familiar with the unique challenges military personnel and their dependents face when going to college.
Football doesn’t get bigger than the NFL. Jacksonville has the distinction of being home to one of only 32 NFL teams and the University of North Florida is located only minutes away from the action.
There is a reason Florida is called The Sunshine State. And where better to experience the Florida sun than at the University of North Florida.
Does your vocabulary consist of words like innovation, startup, entrepreneur and accelerator? Consider the University of North Florida. The entrepreneurial energy in Jacksonville is on fire. Downtown leaders and startups like CoWork Jax, One Spark, KYN, and other initiatives are literally putting Jacksonville on the map in the innovation and entrepreneurial department. What’s great is … More Reason No. 22 to #JoinTheFlock: INNOVATION
Written By: Allison Dobosiewicz The beauty of The University of North Florida comes in many forms: the architecture, the nature preserve, and the power of education being passed down to eager young minds. However, there is another place where learning and mental fulfillment takes place under the sphere of influence of the University of North Florida. … More MOCA
Written by: Josh Boyle Everyone loves to go out and enjoy a good concert every now and then, but one of the biggest problems for out-of-town UNF students this that they just don’t know where to go for a good concert. The good news is there are multiple good music venues just a few short … More The Main Event
Coming from San Marco or Downtown, cross the Fuller Warren Bridge, and get off on the first exit (351A for Park Street), to get to Riverside. From the exit, turn left and drive for a short bit till you hit Jacksonville’s historic and ridiculously popular 5 Points, named so for the star-like criss-cross of roads … More Neighborhood Spotlight: Riverside
There are several scenically splendid ways to ride into the core of Jacksonville’s cozy little metropolis, and all of them just so happen to be 4 of our city’s 10 great big beautiful bridges – The Acosta Bridge which flanks the western area, The Hart and Mathews Bridges which take you in from the east, … More Neighborhood Spotlight: Walking tour of Downtown