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JU Business Dean Capener’s “Reality over Rainbows” advice focus of Florida Times-Union story

JU Davis College of Business Dean Don Capener’s theme of focusing on “Reality over Rainbows” was the focus of a Sunday, Feb. 3, Florida Times-Union article geared toward first-time entrepreneurs.

“Reality is, you’ve got a very good chance of failing,” …

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Rowing for healthy hearts: JU pitches in on ‘Wear Red Day’

Eighty-two rowers from Jacksonville University and the Brooks Rehabilitation Adaptive Sports and Recreation Program logged more than 2.1 million meters — nearly 1,342 miles — during the 24 Strokes for Heart Ergathon on Feb. 1-2 at JU’s Negaard Rowing Center.…

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Pick up “The Romesburg Years: 2004-2013” free in the JU Marketing Dept.!

Stop by the JU Marketing and Communications Department in the Howard Building

for your free souvenir copy of “The Romesburg Years: 2004-2013,”

a brochure detailing some of the fantastic achievements

of former JU President Kerry Romesburg during his tenure.


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Social media provides avenue for dishonesty, JU prof Heather Downs tells Times-Union

From Lance Armstrong to John Edwards to Tiger Woods to Manti Te’o, there have been so many recent high-profile cases of dishonesty that the Florida Times-Union asked: Has lying reached epidemic proportions?

While it certainly seems so, reporter Greg Larson …

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A final tribute: JU trustees name riverfront in honor of Romesburgs

By Kevin Hogencamp/Jacksonville University

Kerry Romesburg’s multifaceted legacy as Jacksonville University’s president includes guiding the institution out of an inherited financial predicament and helping to restore the alumni’s faith in their alma mater.

But it’s the realization of Romesburg’s vision …

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President Cost message to the JU community

To JU students, faculty, staff and friends, 

With thanks to our Board of Trustees, I’m honored and privileged to begin my service today as your new President. 

Let me begin by first honoring my two great mentors here: Dr. Kerry …

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JU Chamber Ensembles in free concert Feb. 10

The Jacksonville University music department presents its faculty and student chamber ensembles in concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Terry Concert Hall at JU. The event is free to the public.
The concert will showcase the talent of

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Record turnout at Spring JU Student Organization Fair

Student groups turned out in record numbers at the recent JU Student Organization Fair in front of Davis Student Commons.

“We had our largest turnout, with more than 25 student organizations being represented,” said Josh Earley, director of Student Involvement …

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