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Count the Brave: Student Veteran Reflects on Sorrento Study Abroad

“March along, sing our song, with the Army of the free, Count the brave, count the true, who have fought to victory, We’re the Army and proud of our name…” ~ from U.S. Army Anthem “The Army Goes Rolling Along” Senior communications major and student veteran Sgt. Stephen Eager said, “It was hard to leave …

JU’s Home for Public Policy to Host Key Debates

The Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute (Institute) and WJXT Channel 4 announced last week a televised debate and town hall in the Florida gubernatorial primary races, to be co-hosted at Jacksonville University (JU) in early August. “The Florida Governor’s race is one of the most important in the nation, and Jacksonville University is very pleased …

1971 TBT vs. 2013 version of tree in roundabout

trees4ever: Jacksonville University June 4 Week-long Campus Tree Planting

“Sustainability is a nice, big umbrella, from energy efficiency and water conservation, to transportation, dining services, grounds, recharging stations, waste and recycling. It’s a little bit of everything, and it’s all about improving the student experience,” says Ms. Carrie-Lynn Black, Jacksonville University Sustainability Coordinator. She is busy preparing for a large-scale campus tree planting during the first …

JU CFA team wins national research challenge, looks forward to Global Final

By Marilyn Young As the Jacksonville University team shook hands with the judges of the CFA Institute Research Challenge, Jamie Seim saw a little something in their eyes. Seim and his team members, Henry Crayton and Maria “M.J.” Fueyo, had just finished their dynamic presentation in March at the Americas Regional of the annual worldwide …

JU launches Master in Public Policy Minority Fellowship Program with City of Jacksonville

An historic initiative backed by the Mayor, Jacksonville University and key black community advocates will offer future African-American leaders a two-year JU Master in Public Policy scholarship, a city internship and job placement help that keeps their vision and talent in the community to address critical regional challenges. The Master in Public Policy Minority Fellowship …

Deep-rooted green efforts gain campus its third straight Tree Campus USA recognition

Jacksonville University has gained official 2017 Tree Campus USA recognition from the Arbor Day Foundation, the third year in a row it has been singled out for its commitment to effective urban forest management. Only 344 campuses – fewer than 10 percent of all public and private U.S. colleges – meet the requirements for the recognition. …


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