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Davis College of Business debuts on U.S. News “Best Business Graduate School” list for part-time MBA program

U.S. News and World Report for the first time has ranked the JU Davis College of Business as a best business graduate school for its part-time FLEX Master of Business Administration program. Rankings are based on three main criteria, including quality assessment, placement success and student selectivity. “This is the first time that we have ...

Shooting team members put “skin in the game” to take command nationally

The collegiate shooting world took notice when Jacksonville University’s Varsity Shooting Team morphed into a national powerhouse in just its first several years. Now it’s pulled off a stunner, and the word “dynasty” is beginning to come to mind. The team, up against the most elite competitors in the U.S., simply dominated at the recent ...

Dr. Brian Lane wants you to know how and why the sun will go away for a bit Aug. 21

In case you haven’t heard, the sun is still on schedule to disappear in less than three weeks. And Dr. Brian Lane isn’t about to let anyone miss it. The Physics professor has been all over the papers and TV explaining just how the “Great American Eclipse” will go down Aug. 21, and he’s also ...

Savannah Bates ’17 doing the math on HIV with coveted Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

She won Jacksonville University’s top mathematics scholarship in 2015, was named its Woman Student of the Year in 2016 and earned its highest academic honor in 2017. Now spring graduate Savannah Bates has gone national, winning the prestigious Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship to pursue her Ph.D. Only about 50 students from the honor society’s hundreds ...

Jacksonville University to become smoke-free Aug. 7

Jacksonville University will become a smoke-free campus effective Aug. 7, prohibiting all lighted tobacco products on all property owned, operated, leased, occupied or controlled by the University. “At JU, we believe a healthy campus is a dynamic, productive campus, and being smoke-free adds powerfully to that vital culture we’ve embraced here,” said JU President Tim ...

Path to better patient safety leads through new Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) Institute Regional Center at Jacksonville University

The call to action came in 1999, when the Institute of Medicine issued its “To Err Is Human” report estimating that as many as 98,000 people were dying annually from preventable medical errors. Urged on by an alarmed public, the health care system implemented procedures, policies and training to improve patient safety. But almost two ...


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