Come kick off the now annual UNF Black Alumni Weekend by helping support future Ospreys by participating in a campus tour! We'll take a group of high school students from First Coast High School on a tour of UNF's campus, let them experience the legendary "Union Wednesday," and thank them for kicking off our weekend of community service and fun!
An opportunity to undergraduate students to meet alumni who majored in what they are currently studying and take part in a forum hosted by the UNF Black Alumni Weekend Committee where students can ask successful alumni a variety of questions about navigating life after college.
Join us at the Blue & Gray Bash the Friday night of Homecoming! Reconnect with friends and classmates, while enjoying an unforgettable night of fun – all while supporting UNF student scholarships. Savor delectable food and beverages from local restaurants and caterers, enjoy live music and dancing, and find hidden treasures – sports memorabilia, spa packages, vacations and more – during the live and silent auctions.
UNF Swoop the Loop 5K and Fun Run will include a 5k race through UNF’s beautiful campus as well as a 1-mile Fun Run for families and children. Following the run, stay for the post-race festival complete with music and family-friendly activities. This event benefits UNF Student Scholarships and the Lend-A-Wing Pantry.
Come participate in the first ever Black Alumni General Body Meeting hosted by the UNF Black Alumni Weekend Committee. This is an opportunity for alumni to engage with university leadership, alumni association leadership, leadership from minority based undergraduate organization and fellow alumni. We will also be giving out the 2018 - 2019 Black Alumni Achievement Awards.
Breakfast will be included and will be provided by Holy Grille.
The UNF Alumni Association is known for their Third Thursday events that take place every month, but for the first time ever the Alumni Association has asked the Black Alumni Association to host one of their monthly events. Chef Kenny Gilbert has been kind enough to allow us to host the August Third Thursday at his Gilbert's Social location. Come enjoy great food and drinks with fellow alumni!
Felicia Wright & Mygani, LLC are excited to share with you an upcoming event they are hosting August 11, 2018 at Beaver Street Enterprise Center, 1225 W Beaver St, Jacksonville, FL 32204. The FOR OUR GIRLS (Back to School) event is designed to empower under-served girls ages 11-17. They want to help get them ready to confidently go back to school with the resources and tools they need to be successful. As a mom and an educator Felicia Wright knows how important it is to have the right mindset and be able to handle the challenges teen girls face.