Fire and water don’t mix, and fire when coupled with a lack of water can create a dangerous combination. This is readily illustrated in the huge wildfire that has recently burned just north of the Florida-Georgia line, and multiple fires …Read More »
Originally published in the Spring 2017 issue of WAVE magazine.
By Sheri Webber
On Ryan Bass’ first day at work, protesters occupied the sidewalks outside and the phone rang with persistence.
Congressman John Rutherford, representing the Fourth District of Florida, …Read More »
By Sheri Webber
“I’m with Audrey.” That was what the t-shirts and campaign signs stated, and it’s something people still say six years after Audrey McKibbin Moran’s run for mayor in Jacksonville.
In the decades leading to that memorable 2011 …Read More »
Uptick in international students and researchers predicted as campus receives official U.S. Exchange Visitor designation
The approval means that more international short-term students, researchers and professors, including Fulbright Scholars, will be …Read More »
March comes in with a “Pink Out” for Women’s History Month tomorrow, kicking off events during the month that include discussions on timely topics such as Islam, gender in the workplace and racial misconceptions, and highlighted by a conversation with …Read More »
The 18th annual Northeast Florida Environmental Summit focuses on the impact of pollutants with a distinguished lineup of environmental and legal experts.
The event on Friday, Feb. 24, is co-sponsored by Jacksonville University with Florida Coastal School of Law, and …Read More »
You can’t change the future of the ocean on a fisherman’s story.
So says Chris Fischer, the charismatic founder of world-renowned marine research outfit OCEARCH. The bona fides of academic expertise, peer-reviewed published research and acclaimed scientists are needed to …Read More »
As we celebrate Black History Month, we reflect upon the accomplishments, courage and vision of our African-American community, as well as of those from across the entire African diaspora who have excelled in ways both big and small.
We join …Read More »
River cruising has become a popular travel option for many older Americans. The convenience, value and variety of destinations of river cruising attracts travelers seeking to experience a culture not from a train or rental car, but from one of …Read More »