From the very start of the 2021-22 college basketball season, this year’s Jacksonville University men’s basketball team seemed primed to add itself to the list of elite teams in school history. Following the previous year’s 11-13 season that saw the …Read More »
The Connected Series: Capturing the motion of the St. Johns
In November, Jacksonville University’s Marine Science Research Institute and JAXPORT launched the Connected initiative, aimed at advancing the vitality of the St. Johns River through education. This series will highlight the work of Jacksonville University’s Connected team, and how they …Read More »
Board of Trustees provides three students with $10K scholarship
For three Jacksonville University students, their participation in the Dolphin Dash annual giving campaign turned into a transformative $10,000 scholarship for each of them.
Thanks to the generosity of the Board of Trustees, three …Read More »
2022 Presidential Global Citizen Award presented to Mayo Clinic President & CEO Gianrico Farrugia, M.D.
President Tim Cost presented the University’s fourth Presidential Global Citizen Award to Mayo Clinic President and CEO Gianrico Farrugia, M.D in an award ceremony March 3 at the Jacksonville University campus.
The award goes to an extraordinary, visionary leader whose impact …Read More »
River Life: You can make a big difference in health of our environment
The St. Johns River is the acknowledged heart of northeast Florida, essential to both our environment and our economy. Efforts to maintain it in as a clean and productive waterway are generally understood as being both appropriate and necessary. So …Read More »
JU to celebrate Women’s History Month 2022
Throughout the month of March, Jacksonville University will observe Women’s History Month with a full schedule of events designed to discuss, connect and celebrate women. The month-long celebration culminates with Jacksonville University’s own Woman of the Year Award ceremony, where …Read More »
Jacksonville University Launches College of Law at its Downtown Location
Jacksonville University, northeast Florida’s preeminent private university, announced plans today to establish a College of Law in downtown Jacksonville, supported by private funding and a $5 million commitment of public investment from Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry.
As the state’s first …Read More »
Renowned oceanographer helps JU student solve years-long search for grandfather
It’s not every day that Jacksonville University is able to help solve a decades-old mystery that unfolded thousands of feet below the sea, but Jacksonville University graduate student Mackenzie Horton has been hard at work uncovering the fate of the …Read More »
Dolphin Dash 2022 breaks records for second consecutive year
For the second year in a row, Jacksonville University shattered records and goals during Dolphin Dash, its annual one-week giving challenge. In just five days, from Feb. 14 to Feb. 18, 7,336 Dolphins from around the world came together …Read More »
Jacksonville University to offer Practical Nurse (PN) certification
In an effort to meet the growing need for nursing staff in local healthcare systems, Jacksonville University announced it is adding another pathway into the nursing profession with its one-year Practical Nurse program, offered in partnership with Baptist Health and …Read More »