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Catch some “Prevailing Winds,” JU NROTC’s Spring 2013 newsletter!

The Spring 2013 issue of “Prevailing Winds,” Jacksonville University’s NROTC newsletter, it out, with updates on many facets of the program, including the Pistol Team, Colorguard Team, Sailing Team, Aviation Club and Trident Society.

There are also articles on the

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Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi applauds JU Public Policy Institute

By Christina Kelso

JU Communications sophomore

The importance of making sure Florida’s next generation of leaders is up to speed on public policy matters isn’t lost on state Attorney General Pam Bondi, who recently addressed the JU Public Policy Institute

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Retiring JU Political Science Prof. Stephen Baker profiled in Florida Times-Union

JU political science professor Stephen Baker was profiled on The Florida Times-Union’s front page Monday, May 6, reflecting on his 28-year teaching career at the University and his love of politics.

Among other things, Baker, who retired at this semester’s …

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JU launching Doctorate in Business Administration, one of handful of accredited programs nationwide

In another move to respond to marketplace needs with its advanced-degree offerings, Jacksonville University will begin a Doctorate in Business Administration in fall 2014, one of only a handful of accredited such programs nationwide.

The degree in the Davis College …

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JU Marine Science Research Institute to host ‘Ripples on the River’ May 18

Sixth annual

 “Ripples on the River”

WHAT: An opportunity for people of all ages to discover what marine research is all about

WHEN: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18

WHERE: Jacksonville University’s Marine Science Research Institute (MSRI) on

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JU awards 838 degrees at commencement ceremony featuring astronaut Scott, former president Romesburg

By Kevin Hogencamp/Jacksonville University

Know who you are, who you want to become, and act accordingly.

Former Jacksonville University President Kerry Romesburg offered that sage advice as commencement speaker and received an honorary degree Saturday, May 4, as JU awarded …

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Dear Students, Faculty, JU Parents and JU Community,

With the strong likelihood of inclement weather, we have decided to move Jacksonville University’s Spring Commencement ceremony indoors on Saturday, May 4, to the main …

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JU Prof. Donald Horner discusses “360-degree” HR technique to combat bullying in Navy Times

JU management professor Donald Horner has again been featured in Navy Times discussing bullying in the armed forces.

Horner, now on sabbatical and working as the City of Jacksonville’s Education Commissioner, discusses the U.S. Navy’s “toxic leaders” controversy and the …

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