Jacksonville University alumni are hardworking individuals who continue to make waves and serve their communities long after they graduate. With the holidays upon us, be sure to check out the following alumni-owned businesses for all of your last-minute gift needs!…Read More »
Center for Community Engagement
By Dr. Matthew Corrigan, Dean of JU’s College of Arts & Sciences
As published in the Florida Times-Union opinion section Your Turn.
Many concerns have been raised that the 2020 presidential election will produce chaos and possibly violence if …Read More »
In 2012, Dr. Melinda Simmons stood among smiling strangers posing in front of colorful murals of wildlife at the San Francisco Zoo for the quintessential vacation photo-op. It’s a similar scene that plays out in places like Nashville, Los Angeles, …Read More »
The Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute today announced that Dante Jennings and Rhianna Scyster have been selected recipients of the 2020 Master in Public Policy (MPP) Minority Fellowship.
“We established this program to identify and prepare exceptional African Americans who …Read More »
Twenty-six Jacksonville University students from Professor Shelley Grant’s Media and Crime class recently hosted 26 students from Terry Parker High School and Arlington Middle School for a campus tour and lunch.
The event is the culmination of a service learning …Read More »
A software engineering project, a program to help empower English language learners locally, and an advertising and marketing campaign for a local cancer charity won awards during Jacksonville University’s first Community Impact Competition.
The competition, sponsored by the College of …Read More »
This month, Jacksonville University is welcoming hundreds of new students and their families to campus during four New Student Orientation sessions, when they learn more about academic programs, get acquainted with the campus, and connect with the broader Phin Family. …Read More »
What’s the significance of teaching a farmer in a remote region of Africa how to grow a better potato?
For Dr. Makaziwe Mandela — humanitarian, successful businesswoman, and daughter of the late South African President Nelson Mandela — it’s an …Read More »