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JU Study Abroad to give away mini camcorder in photo contest

Want to show off some of your best travel shots from your study abroad program? Enter the JU Study Abroad Photo Contest for a chance to win a mini camcorder.

Send up to three high-resolution, digital photos with a title, …

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JU students invited to attend showing of “8” for free at UNF Nov. 30

Jacksonville University students can attend for free a Nov. 30 production of “8,” a play using actual court transcripts to document the historic California Supreme Court case on gay marriage that was at the center of the battle over Amendment …

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‘Information bubble’ contributes to incivility, JU professor says in TV special

Jacksonville University professor Dr. Stephen Baker

Jacksonville University political science professor Dr. Stephen Baker said during a local television panel discussion that civil discourse in the United States wouldn’t be so prevalent if people didn’t tend to associate with like-minded

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JU President finalist Cost stresses his energy, even-handedness in campus visit

By Phillip Milano

Combining emotional intensity for his alma mater with an even-handed listening style, Jacksonville University presidential finalist Tim Cost put forth his ideas and background Friday during meetings with staff, faculty, students and the public. 

Cost, an Executive …

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50 years later, JU panel tackles myths, realities of Cuban Missile Crisis


By Kevin Hogencamp/Jacksonville University

A panel discussion commemorating the Cuban Missile Crisis’ 50th anniversary had Jacksonville University student Daniel Moore wondering why Soviet Union citizens weren’t nearly as anxious as Americans about the prospect of Armageddon.

The world …

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Time-traveling, regenerating Doctor Who has his own JU fan club!

Wave Weekly recently had a chance to ask Jacksonville University Web Manager Erick Stover, adviser to the JU Doctor Who Fan Club, and JU student Ashley Rodriguez, club president, a little about the group, the long-running TV show and the

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Nobel Prize winner in chemistry rocks packed house at Jacksonville University

A chemistry professor rocking a packed house and prompting bursts of laughter? It happened Monday, Oct. 15, at Jacksonville University as Nobel Prize winner Sir Harold W. Kroto spoke to students, faculty and the public about science, education, creativity and …

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