It’s not every day that Jacksonville University is able to help solve a decades-old mystery that unfolded thousands of feet below the sea, but Jacksonville University graduate student Mackenzie Horton has been hard at work uncovering the fate of the …Read More »
NROTC assistant marine officer instructor amongst the top in U.S.
Receiving the Southeast region’s USAA Assistant Marine Officer Instructor of the Year came as a surprise to Gunnery Sgt. Noe Ahumada-Barron, but not to those who work closely with him.
Six Assistant Marine Officer Instructors in the country are selected …Read More »
Six JU seniors commissioned as Navy officers, pinned as nurses
Receiving their pin at the Nurse Pinning Ceremony on Nov. 19 was the second life-changing event of the day for six Jacksonville University graduating seniors.
Earlier that day, they were commissioned as officers into the U.S. Navy. In a few …Read More »
Inclusivity, understanding makes JU a top campus for veteran students
Mike Mitchell, director of the Veteran and Military Resource Center, says he wants to “roll out the red carpet” for the 251 veteran and active military students he assists on campus because he’s been in their shoes.
Mitchell, who is …Read More »
NROTC Program Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Leadership. Honor. Courage. Commitment.
For 50 years, Jacksonville University’s Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps has been fortifying these qualities in its officer candidates, and on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, that proud heritage was honored with a special 50th anniversary …Read More »
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Jacksonville University Among Top Tier Universities in the South
For the third year in a row, Jacksonville University secured its place among the top 25 percent of regional universities on U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Colleges, a prestigious annual ranking of the best colleges and …Read More »
Twenty Years Later: Dolphin Heroes Reflect on 9/11
There once was a time when airline passengers could board their flights without first removing their shoes, and carry-on liquids were not limited to 3.4 ounces, and families could wait at the gate for loved ones to depart and to …Read More »
Jacksonville University: Committed to Veteran Students
On Nov. 11, the United States will celebrate Veteran’s Day. Originally called Armistice Day, the holiday began in 1919, exactly one year after the armistice between Germany and the Allied Forces of World War I. The agreement called for an …Read More »
10 Dolphins named 2020 Alumni of Distinction
Each year during Homecoming & Family Weekend, Jacksonville University announces a new class of Distinguished Alumni award recipients.
“We received a record number of nominations this year for our most prestigious alumni awards, and we are proud to announce this …Read More »
JU, SkillStorm partner to train tech talent at downtown campus
Jacksonville University and SkillStorm, a tech talent accelerator that hires, trains, certifies and deploys IT talent, are joining forces to build an extensive pipeline of technology talent for Jacksonville. The partnership will provide customized training to meet the specific …Read More »