Former JU student Margaret “June” Applen, who met her college sweetheart at the University in the 1950s, is the subject of a heart-warming, uplifting Mark Woods column in The Florida Times-Union as she bravely battles ovarian cancer and crosses off …Read More »
Jacksonville University’s Davis Aviation Center announced it is one of the first schools in the nation to team with American Eagle Airlines on a new Pilot Pipeline Program that helps graduates gain experience and flight hours for a career as …Read More »
When Jacksonville University alumni think back to their days as students, memories of walking across the picturesque campus or enjoying an outdoor sporting event may come to mind.
Attending a JU ice hockey game? That wasn’t conceivable.
A group of …Read More »
By Suwanda Baker/Upward Bound Academic Counselor
JU Upward Bound is a college preparatory program for Duval County High School students. For almost 40 years, we have had the pleasure of working with some of the area’s brightest young adults. …Read More »
To the JU Community,
Thank you, thank you, thank you to all of you that helped make the June 1-2 First Coast Kids Triathlon at Jacksonville University a great success.
With more than 1,900 participants and thousands of well-wishers on… Read More »
By JU Athletics
The Los Angeles Dodgers selected Jacksonville University junior Chris Anderson on Thursday, June 6 in the first round of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Taken with the No. 18 overall pick, Anderson is the …Read More »
Jacksonville University alumni gathered May 30-31 in New York City for fellowship and to meet President Tim Cost, who provided an update on JU projects.
Receptions were held at the Stone Rose Lounge and Le Parker Meridien.
Pictured are,… Read More »
Recently retired JU political science professor Stephen Baker has made 904 magazine’s list of “The First Coast’s 40 Most Influential People in Healthcare.”
The June 2013 issue of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce publication praises Baker, who… Read More »
The Jacksonville University Board of Trustees has elected Fred Pruitt as chair, Margaret Black-Scott as vice chair, Matthew Kane as secretary/advocate and Charles Wodehouse as treasurer. The officers serve three-year terms.
A Board of Trustees member since 2006, Pruitt worked …Read More »