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JU economist John Buck analyzes Obamacare in 904 Magazine

In an insightful “For and Against” package in the June 2013 issue of 904 Magazine, JU economist John Buck and UNF economist Paul Mason discuss the merits (and demerits) of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 – also known as

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JU Touring Choir delights crowds in Paris, Chartres, Nantes

Jacksonville University’s Touring Choir members made new fans and a lifetime of memories during a France excursion that included performances by the choir at three magnificent Catholic cathedrals, along with some of the world’s finest sightseeing.

The May 6-13 trip …

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From President Cost: New JU Presidential Fellows announced








To the JU community,

Congratulations to the entire Jacksonville University family for your fantastic turnout last week for the groundbreaking of our new College of Health Sciences building.

To see the engagement of …

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JU’s Dr. Jorge Majfud touted as one of “10 most important Hispanic authors” in Impacto Latin News

By Lauren Michelle Tidwell ’13

BA English/BFA in Art with Photography Concentration

JU assistant professor of Spanish Jorge Majfud is being praised as one of the current 10 most important Hispanic authors in Impacto Latin News, New York’s oldest …

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Former JU Prof. Baker to discuss NSA surveillance Tuesday, June 11 on WJCT’s ‘First Coast Connect’

Dr. Stephen Baker remains a go-to source for political analysis, even in his retirement.

Baker, who taught political science at Jacksonville University for 28 years until calling it quits this spring, will be on Melissa Ross’s “First Coast Connect” show

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JU, American Eagle Airlines sign Pilot Pipeline agreement

Jacksonville University’s Davis Aviation Center announced it is one of the first schools in the nation to team with American Eagle Airlines on a new Pilot Pipeline Program that helps graduates gain experience and flight hours for a career as …

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Ice Hockey at JU? You betcha

When Jacksonville University alumni think back to their days as students, memories of walking across the picturesque campus or enjoying an outdoor sporting event may come to mind.

Attending a JU ice hockey game? That wasn’t conceivable.

A group of …

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JU Upward Bound celebrates 2013 graduating class

 By Suwanda Baker/Upward Bound Academic Counselor

JU Upward Bound is a college preparatory program for Duval County High School students. For almost 40 years, we have had the pleasure of working with some of the area’s brightest young adults.

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