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Student-athletes achieve highest aggregate GPA in school history

Swisher Gym

Sixty athletes finished the recently completed fall semester with grade point averages (GPA) of 4.0 to lead the Jacksonville University student-athlete cohort of more than 400 athletes to a school-record 3.36 average GPA.

 “An average GPA of above a 3.0

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Courage, persistence, and risk-taking led MBA student from Egypt to Jacksonville University

Ahmed Rashed

If you knew the key ingredients to a successful life and career would you share them? 

Current Jacksonville University Davis College of Business Master of Business Administration (MBA) graduate student, Ahmed Rashed, welcomes every opportunity to discuss how courage, calculated risk and persistence led to …

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Davis College of Business announces 2019-20 Top 25 students

DCOB 2019-20 Top 25

The Davis College of Business recently announced its 2019-20 Top 25 high-performing undergraduate and graduate students and future business leaders.

DCOB Top 25 poster

Selected by a council of academic leadership and staff within the College, each student earned his or her place through …

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Marilyn Repsher Center for Teaching and Learning presents fellowships for faculty research

Dr. Zeng Dr. Izaryk and Dr. Atkins receive SOTL Fellowships

The Marilyn Repsher Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) recently presented Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL) Fellowships to four Jacksonville University faculty members.

This year’s Fellowships were granted to:

Dr. Whitney George
  • Dr. Laura Atkins, Assistant Professor of Sociology,

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Design Thinking workshop offers educational fuel to future STEAM faculty

Participants in the Design Thinking workshop

STEAM.

That’s what you get when you bring together faculty from multiple disciplines, backgrounds and experience levels and present them with a different way to examine a problem in search of a solution.

And at Jacksonville University, STEAM is poised …

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University names Dr. Christine Sapienza Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost

After a thorough national search lasting more than a year, Jacksonville University today named respected speech-language pathology scholar and inventor Dr. Christine Sapienza as its Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost — the chief academic officer of the …

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