Emerging technologies. Global pandemic. Revamped lifestyles. Economic recession. Geopolitical upheaval. Changing expectations of the next generation. Amidst the uncertainty impacting decision-making across higher education, business, nonprofits and government, Jacksonville University President Tim Cost sees a host of opportunities on the …Read More »
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IDEA River Bluff breaks ground south of campus
In a step toward establishing a pre-K through doctorate educational hub in Arlington, IDEA Public Schools broke ground on its River Bluff campus April 27 where it plans to open a K-12 school this fall.
IDEA School Florida executive director …Read More »
2022 Presidential Global Citizen Award presented to Mayo Clinic President & CEO Gianrico Farrugia, M.D.
President Tim Cost presented the University’s fourth Presidential Global Citizen Award to Mayo Clinic President and CEO Gianrico Farrugia, M.D in an award ceremony March 3 at the Jacksonville University campus.
The award goes to an extraordinary, visionary leader whose impact …Read More »
Jacksonville University Launches College of Law at its Downtown Location
Jacksonville University, northeast Florida’s preeminent private university, announced plans today to establish a College of Law in downtown Jacksonville, supported by private funding and a $5 million commitment of public investment from Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry.
As the state’s first …Read More »
Turbo roundabout enhances the University’s front door, surrounding Arlington neighborhood
The newly-completed turbo roundabout that loops drivers into the Jacksonville University campus from Merrill Road and University Boulevard isn’t just a “game changer” for JU, but for the entire Arlington community.
President Tim Cost said the roundabout enhances the front …Read More »
2021: Year in Review
2021 has been a year of growth, accomplishments and positive change at Jacksonville University. As we wrap up another year, here’s a look back through some of the top stories from 2021.
Jacksonville University named a top university on U.S. …Read More »
JU Expands Partnership with Brooks Rehabilitation
Continuing its commitment to educating and training skilled healthcare workers to meet rising demand for quality clinical services in Northeast Florida and beyond, Jacksonville University (JU) announced the expansion of its relationship with longstanding partner Brooks Rehabilitation. A $1.5 million …Read More »
New video series offers glimpse of campus life amid pandemic
This fall there’s considerably more anxiety for college students and their families, as universities all over the country work to maintain a safe living and learning environment on their campuses.
To help ease some of that stress, Jacksonville University leaders …Read More »
US HHS Secretary acknowledges success, potential of Dolphin Pointe
US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis acknowledged both the success and potential of the unique partnership between Dolphin Pointe Health Care and Jacksonville University during a visit to the health care facility …Read More »
Historian Meacham: Americans should be happy winning most moral battles
Presidential and social historian Jon Meacham says he’s happy to win a bare majority of his internal, moral battles. Americans, he said, should be happy to do the same.
“I don’t know about you all, but if I listen to …Read More »