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Six Time Management Tips for Freshmen

Students study

Often, we keep piling small tasks on our schedules until items start tumbling off unfinished by their deadline. 

Before you know it, you bail on your day at noon, head to your room, transform into a human burrito and binge …

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JU mentors, culture, aid attract student-veterans

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Academics, financial aid, career counseling, healthy living, healthcare. At Jacksonville University, student-veterans help one another with just about everything.

They lived that life in the military. They live it on campus. Many say the camaraderie and cooperation are reasons why …

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Future Fest Welcomes JU Community to New Academic Year

Faculty and students play electro-acoustic music

From the electro-acoustic music performed by Jacksonville University faculty and students ….

Interactive string art

… to interactive art installations …

Food options

… accompanied by plenty of food and drink …

New to JU

… JU welcomed the new academic year with its very first Future Fest …

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Dorian causes minimal damage to campus

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Story updated on Sept. 5.

Hurricane Dorian caused minimal damage to the Jacksonville University campus, which reopened to welcome back students on Thursday, Sept. 5.

The Facilities Team cleaned up debris, removed downed trees and completed small repairs on Thursday. …

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Four reasons to drop by Future Fest

Kick off the 2019-20 academic year with a visit to the future: Future Fest at River House, that is.

Everyone is invited — students, faculty and staff — to celebrate the start of a new semester at the River House …

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JU first campus to offer personal property protection technology

On move-in day,  students as always arrived loaded with laptops, cell phones, bicycles, and other valuable personal property. And for the first time, Jacksonville University is offering a new technology to keep all those valuables as safe as possible.

JU …

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12 Move-in Tips for Future Phins

Almost three years ago, I moved to Jacksonville University’s campus for the first time. I remember it so vividly.

My mom and I pulled up to North Hall where a crowd of eager students waited to help unload my stuff. …

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