Schedule of Events

Join us for an action packed week of on-campus activities designed to engage body, mind and spirit from April 9-14.

Charter Week Food Drive

During Charter Week, in partnership with Arlington Ministerial Fellowship, we will host a campus-wide food drive. We ask that all students, faculty, staff, and alums bring non-perishable items. All donations will go directly to Arlington Community Services.

Monday, April 9

6:00pm – 8:00pm JU Art Walk, presented by Phinatics & Dolphin Productions, on the Science Green. Art Walk will feature almost 50 vendors from the JU and Jacksonville area with various forms of crafts and art like those you may find at other craft shows and farmer's markets. There will also be live music, a beer garden, food trucks, and live and interactive art. 

Tuesday, April 10

11:30am – 1:00pm Live Acoustic Music and Latte Art at Starbucks.
12:00pm JU ‘84' Birthday Cake at Riverview Dining Hall
12:15pm Mural Unveiling at Kinne Center
7:00pm. – 9:00pm Policy Matters Lecture Series on Why Gridlock Rules Washington with Congressman Patrick Murphy and former Congressman David Jolly at the Davis College of Business (DCOB) Conference Rooms 171 &174

Wednesday, April 11

6:00pm – 8:30pm TEDx Salon - Labor Pains: Rising to Meet Challenges of the New Economy at Gooding Auditorium. Buy tickets now.
All Day JU Arbor Day - Celebrate our history and our beautiful campus. Snap a selfie with your favorite tree on-campus. Post it on social media using hashtags: #JUArborDay #JUGreen
6:00pm - 8:30pm Softball vs Florida A&M at Debbie & Fred Pruitt Softball Complex

Thursday, April 12

11:00am – 4:00pm Blood Drive at Council Building Driveway
12:00pm - 12:30pm Global Toast & Photo Op - Dolphin Plaza - Dolphin Statues
7:00pm - TBD Laser tag and movie night at the River House.
7:30pm - 9:30pm Spring Dance Concert at Swisher Theatre

Friday, April 13

8:30am – 11:30am Day of Service. Sign-up to participate at a volunteer location on our weblink here.
12:00pm – 1:00pm Day of Service Celebratory Luncheon at Nelm’s Science Green.
All Day Big Green Give: Show your dolphin pride and participate in JU's Day of Giving to support students and the entire campus community.
2:00pm - 5:00pm Baseball vs FGCU at John Sessions Stadium
4:00pm - 6:00pm Women's Lacrosse vs Howard at D.B. Milne Field
5:15pm – 10:15pm

Porter Music & Art Festival on Dolphin Green.  Porter Music & Art Festival on Dolphin Green. Activities include: Body marbling, food trucks, art displays, graffiti art, tailgating, and outdoor games (corn hole, can jam, etc.) Music Featuring: Flipturn Band Performance. Opening Act - COIN, Headlining Act - 3OH!3, Fireworks at the conclusion of 3OH!3's performance.

7:30pm - 9:30pm

Tim Stephen Cello Recital at Terry Concert Hall

Saturday, April 14

9:00am - 11:00am Leadership & Learning ILOD Symposium at DCOB Conference Rooms
11:00am - 1:00pm Residential Life RA Banquet at Kinne Center Banquet Rooms
11:00am – 1:00pm Class of 1968 & Friends 50th Reunion at the River House (invitation only). Register now to join us for this reunion.
11:30am - 1:00pm Men's Soccer Reunion Game at Southern Oak Stadium
7:00pm - 9:00pm JU Baseball vs. Florida Gulf Coast at John Sessions Stadium
7:30pm - 9:30pm JU Chamber Ensembles at Terry Concert Hall