Announcing the "Kinne Century" Commemorative Wave Magazine Edition

May 23, 2017

To the JU Community,

As we celebrate the 100th Birthday today of Jacksonville University Past President and Chancellor Emerita Dr. Frances Bartlett Kinne, we are pleased to announce the "Kinne Century" special commemorative Wave Magazine edition.

This keepsake issue recognizing Dr. Kinne’s many inspiring and pioneering achievements contains stories, photographs, letters and press clippings that share a glimpse of her incredible impact on Jacksonville University and around the globe  -- so far.

Look for it soon at locations around campus, or in your mailbox. For a peek at the edition, including extra online-only content at our specially created web page honoring Dr. Kinne, please visit We hope you enjoy this issue and share it with others.

Dr. Kinne’s enduring mantra has always been: “Life isn’t about me, it’s about others.” (Forgive us, Fran, but not this time.)


Tim Cost
Jacksonville University
Class of 1981