“Mr. Marine Science of Northeast Florida,” JU Marine Science Research Institute Executive Director Dr. Quinton White, will deliver keynote remarks to nearly 400 graduating students as JU celebrates its Fall Commencement this Saturday, Dec. 17, under the oak canopy of …Read More »
JU reaches out to help Arlington students learn about college — and life
College students can do wonders for a youth with a half-semester of mentoring – or even a half-day.
The results of both approaches were on display on the same day recently as Jacksonville University students connected with youths from Arlington …Read More »
MSRI teaming with Mayport Middle School in river plankton study
Students at the Mayport Middle School are beginning work with the Marine Science Research Institute in a collaboration to study plankton in the St. Johns River.
The six-month project, funded by a grant to Mayport Middle School from the State …Read More »
New MS in Dentistry will create highest-value credentials sought by Orthodontics professionals
JU’s School of Orthodontics, already attracting some of the brightest minds from across the globe to one of the country’s largest Orthodontics advanced certification programs, is adding a Master of Science in Dentistry that will make its curriculum among the …Read More »
Federal Agency Partners with Lutheran Services Florida and JU to Increase Workforce in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Field
Lutheran Services Florida Health Systems (LSF), in partnership with Jacksonville University Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences, has been awarded a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant to implement and evaluate an enhanced Certified Recovery Peer Specialist (CRPS) …Read More »
Thirty-Nine Stars: JU students and faculty bring their art to the community at Jacksonville Zoo
Each holiday season thousands of lights transform the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens into a luminous winter wonderland where zoo guests have the opportunity to view sculptures and performances by local artists.
This year, as part of the Division of Visual …Read More »
Students got real-life look at minor league front office ops
About 40 students from a variety of academic disciplines were able to get a real-life educational experience last week when Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp General Manager Harold Craw spoke to the Sport Business Club.
Craw filled the River House attendees with …Read More »
Prof. Thomas will step away from chair; teaching streak intact
When it comes to ongoing longevity streaks, Professor Eric Thomas may rank up there with baseball great Cal Ripken Jr.
For every school term during the past 25 years Thomas, an Associate Professor of History, has been in the classroom …Read More »
RIVER LIFE: Memories of oysters and oyster roasts
November in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia brings shorter days, cooler weather, Thanksgiving, roast turkey with oyster dressing — and the St. Johns Riverkeeper Annual Oyster Roast.
There is something about this time of year that makes me think of …Read More »
‘Giving Tuesday,’ meet the new Nellie Student Support Fund
Just in time for #GivingTuesday, the Student Alumni Association announces creation of The Nellie Student Support Fund, designed to address urgent student needs and inspired by Hurricane Matthew
The fund is administered through the Jacksonville University Office of Student Financial …Read More »