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Junior McKenzie Bolin, Assistant Dean of Students DaVina Hamilton, Executive Secretary Dolores Starr honored at Women’s History Month celebration

In celebration of Women’s History Month, Jacksonville University recently named its Student of the Year and Woman of the Year, while also bestowing a special Decades of Dedication Award. With hundreds in attendance at Terry Concert Hall, President Tim Cost announced junior psychology major McKenzie Bolin as Student of the Year, and Assistant Dean of ...

Exploring the history of Fort Caroline highlights specially commissioned work for JU Wind Ensemble concert April 9

A specially commissioned work based on the history of nearby Fort Caroline highlights an upcoming free concert for the public by the JU Wind Ensemble at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 9, in newly renovated Terry Concert Hall. The program, titled “Voyages,” features the premiere of a new work written especially for the JU Wind Ensemble ...

“The Science of…” video series by JU and Jacksonville Zoo catching on with educators

What kinds of secrets are giraffes hiding in their DNA? What do they eat at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens? And just who is Duke the Giraffe, anyway? The most recent giraffe videos from the latest installment of “The Science Of…” educational series produced by Jacksonville University answer those questions and more – with a ...

Robotics and STEM education get a boost on the First Coast with JU/Renaissance Jax partnership

Renaissance Jax is helping lead the way in inspiring more Northeast Florida students to explore the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields, and now its impact will be felt even further with Jacksonville University as its Official Education Partner. A new agreement will bring academic and financial support to the nonprofit, which is the ...

Music major DeAndre Lettsome’s winning sound earns him a coveted spot in the acclaimed ‘Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead’ residency

Saxophonist DeAndre Lettsome is on his way to blowing right by his teacher, and Director of Jazz Studies John Ricci couldn’t be more thrilled. Lettsome starts one of the world’s most venerated residencies for emerging jazz artists on Monday. The 22-year-old music performance senior is one of only 23 young musicians from across the world ...

Davis College of Business forges coveted partnership with Japan’s acclaimed Waseda University School of Commerce

The Davis College of Business is only the second U.S. institution to partner in an exchange agreement with the prestigious School of Commerce at Tokyo’s Waseda University, with plans to send undergraduates to the top-ranked private school next spring, and for Waseda students to attend JU this fall. Waseda University consistently ranks among the most ...


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