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JU Profs. Freiberger, Willette discuss Boston bombings on WJCT’s “First Coast Connect”

Two Jacksonville University professors offered their insights into the Boston Marathon bombing on WJCT’s popular “First Coast Connect” radio show Monday, April 22.

Erich Freiberger, professor of philosophy, discussed the bombing suspects’ Chechnyan backgrounds and their possible radicalization over time, …

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Floating St. Johns River classroom and dock valued at $500,000 coming for JU marine science students

By Christina Kelso

JU Communications sophomore

After six years of brainstorming, planning and paperwork, Jacksonville University’s Marine Science Research Institute will finally be “river-ready” this fall with a state-of-the-art floating classroom for students.

The 45-foot-by-12-foot vessel and a new companion …

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JU aviation program’s “gateway” career opportunities spotlighted by JetBlue

JetBlue Airways spotlights its relationship with Jacksonville University’s Davis Aviation Center through its University Gateway Program in the airline’s newly published newsletter.

Within eight years of entering college – after completing a paid internship, obtaining a degree, working as a

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Message from President Tim Cost: United Way Campus Campaign









TO: Jacksonville University Administrators, Faculty and Staff

FROM: Tim Cost, President

DATE: April 15, 2013

SUBJECT: United Way Campus Campaign


Dear Colleagues:

As you know, Jacksonville University has consistently been a strong …

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JU Orchestra to present concert of romantic masterworks April 23


The Jacksonville University Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Marguerite Richardson, will present its final concert of the 2012-2013 academic year at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 in Terry Concert Hall.

The orchestra is comprised of JU students and

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