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Congrats to JU alum Nina Waters — 2013 EVE Award winner!

Jacksonville University alum Nina Waters, president of The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida, has won The Florida Times-Union’s 2013 EVE Award in the employment category.

Waters, a 1980 sociology graduate at JU, is also a JU Distinguished Alumni, a 2010 …

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JU’s Quinton White comments on funding for river impact study

Researchers at Jacksonville University and UNF are getting some big-time help from the state to figure out the economic worth of the St. Johns River to the region.

In a Florida Times-Union article in its Monday, June 3, editions, The …

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First Coast News video on Nellie receiving her JU honorary doctorate!

For those of you who couldn’t make it, here’s a nice piece on First Coast News about JU mascot Nellie, 60, the oldest living dolphin in human care, who received an honorary doctoral degree in health sciences and longevity from

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Summer camps abound at JU this year!

JU will act as host site to numerous exciting outdoor and indoor camps this year. Please see the list below for more information. Spots still available at many!

Cliff Warren Basketball Camp June 3 – 7, 10 – 14 &

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Whoa, Jacksonville University’s iconic mascot is now ‘Dr.’ Nellie

By Kevin Hogencamp/Jacksonville University

MARINELAND, Fla. — Call her “Dr.” Nellie, if you will. You could even say that she’s “old school.”

Jacksonville University’s beloved marine mascot  – the oldest dolphin in human care – received an honorary doctorate degree …

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Jacksonville University business dean discusses DUI blood-alcohol recommendation in Times-Union article

Pub owners should be concerned about a National Transportation Safety Board recommendation to lower the driving-under-in-the-influence blood-alcohol threshold, Jacksonville University Business Dean Don Capener says in a May 24 Florida Times-Union article.

“Those (regulations) increase the costs and risks for

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Jacksonville University Artist-in-Residence Gary Starling to perform at 7 p.m. today, May 24 at Jazz Fest’s Landing stage

Music lovers can catch two jazz-playing Jacksonville University professors within three blocks today — Friday, May 24 — at the Jacksonville Jazz Festival.

The Gary Starling Group — featuring its guitar-playing namesake, a Jacksonville University Artist-in-Residence — will perform from …

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JU’s commitment to veterans recognized on national consumer website

San Francisco, CA (May 23, 2013) – NerdWallet, a consumer advocacy and financial literacy website, has compiled a list of the top metro areas for veterans, and laud’s Jacksonville University for its focus on military education benefits.

NerdWallet ranked the …

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Dolphin Soccer Academy June 10-14 at JU!

The Jacksonville University men’s and women’s soccer programs will host their annual skills camp this summer from June 10 through June 14.  Boys and girls ages 5-14 are invited to come and participate in the camp designed to develop young

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