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On the Front Lines: JU Davis College of Business Tokyo-Waseda Experience

By Natasha Ubani

Minna-san Kon’nichiwa! Hisashiburi…

We parted ways last time amidst New Year greetings and well wishes. Now, 2019 is fully under way. I know school is in the swing for you all, but I am currently enjoying spring …

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National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter Receives Founder’s List Award

By Carley Stickney

The Jacksonville University (JU) chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) recently received the prestigious Founder’s List award from the National Office, one of the highest awarded by the NSLS Pillar Program.

The NSLS,

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JU’s Partnership with Communities in Schools: Seven Years of Impact

By Carley Stickney

For more than seven years, the Media in Crime course offered at Jacksonville University (JU)  has partnered with Communities in Schools (CIS), an organization that works directly inside classrooms to empower students to succeed.

CIS has a

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Growing Student Inclusion Center & JU Community Celebrate Black History Month

Patrice Abner arrived on campus as Director of Student Inclusion in July 2017. Today, the Jacksonville University (JU) Student Inclusion Center teems with guests, mostly students, and some visiting for the first time.

Abner’s experience in community engagement, leadership development,

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Nine Years After His Death, King of Pop Impacts JU Vocalist

It’s the summer of 1984. The crowds in Jacksonville totaled 45,000 during Michael Jackson’s Victory Tour. Jacksonville University (JU) freshman Cyriac Adjevi-Neglokpe missed that concert. He hadn’t been born yet.

Picture the moment. Thirty-four years ago. Thousands of Jackson …

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On the Front Lines: JU Davis College of Business Tokyo-Waseda Experience

By Natasha Ubani

Akemashite Omedetou gozaimasu minna-san! (Happy new year everyone!)

Last time, you all wished me success in deciphering Kanji as we all expectantly waited for Winter Break. Now, with the festivities behind us and school about to resume, …

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Through Hannah’s Eyes: JU Behind the Camera

Imagine the most memorable scene from your favorite childhood movie and it may look something like this… brother and sister school-age super spies run through the hallways of an evil fortress, placing the world’s smallest cameras on every corner. They’re …

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Student Pioneers: 3 Dolphins Making Waves On and Off Campus

By Carley Stickney

Meet three JU students blazing new trails at Jacksonville University and beyond. Though their ages, majors, and backgrounds differ, each one of these outstanding Dolphins lives out what it means to be bold, smart, creative, and fearless.

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Legacy of Hope: The Stephanie Bloom Impact

On Sunday, August 19, the Jacksonville University (JU) community lost a talented and beloved young woman, just two days after giving birth to her third child. Stephanie Bloom served as far more than Assistant Director of Enrollment and Advising for …

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