Ever since February 1969, the United States has celebrated Black History Month to commemorate the triumphs and hardships of Black Americans throughout time. It is a time of reflection, learning and honoring individuals—and events—that often get left out of discussions …Read More »
Adding up the issues: PPI students draft economic policy in Florida
Florida’s different, we all know that.
In fact, that might be our only consensus. Being America’s perennial swing-state means that we’re rooted in political discourse. We’re an involved people, with many perceptions about current issues, and how to solve them. …Read More »
Black History Month: How the Black community can maintain mental health in a pandemic
Assistant Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling Dr. Michelle Mitchell will speak Feb. 22 as part of Jacksonville University’s Black History Month’s “Diversity & Discussion” speaker series.
Her speech titled “Losing it! Mental Health and Pandemic Related Stress Among the …Read More »
Deep Dive: Employee needs are changing and organizations must follow
In the midst of what some have coined “the great resignation,” companies are rushing to offer benefits that match the needs and desires of this new, empowered workforce—a workforce where a significant number are willing to resign without an alternative …Read More »
Jacksonville University to launch Florida’s first Certificate in Comprehensive Oral Implantology with M.S. in Dentistry
In response to the evolving needs of patients, Jacksonville University today announced a three-year Master of Science in Dentistry and Certificate in Comprehensive Oral Implantology, supported by the Comprehensive Oral Implantology Residency Foundation (COIRF) and using the American Academy …Read More »
Turbo roundabout enhances the University’s front door, surrounding Arlington neighborhood
The newly-completed turbo roundabout that loops drivers into the Jacksonville University campus from Merrill Road and University Boulevard isn’t just a “game changer” for JU, but for the entire Arlington community.
President Tim Cost said the roundabout enhances the front …Read More »
MSRI students go knee-deep in St. Johns River research
With small artificial reefs in hand, Biology Professor Dr. Dan McCarthy and his students waded through the tall grassy banks and into the St. Johns River just outside the Marine Science Research Institute.
As Dr. McCarthy supervised, marine science students …Read More »
Dolphin Dash, JU annual giving challenge, starts Feb. 14
Last year, we set records. This year, we’re aiming to shatter them. From Feb. 14-18, Jacksonville University’s competitive giving challenge returns – Dolphin Dash.
Dolphin Dash allows donors to impact the areas of campus that have impacted them the …Read More »
Q&A: Black Professionals panelists talk career advice, Black history
Several Black professionals at the top of their fields will speak with Jacksonville University students Feb. 2 as part of the University’s Black History Month celebration. Students will have the chance to listen to a panel discussion and ask their …Read More »
Black History Month events begin on campus, virtually Feb. 1
This year’s Black History Month celebration at Jacksonville University focuses on celebrating Black culture, encouraging wellness and self-care and connecting with others on campus.
Join the Student Inclusion Center as it hosts a series of nine events throughout the month …Read More »