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Generation W elevates womens’ voices

Hannah Pippin, Contributing Writer

April 9, 2019

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— With more women becoming business and community leaders, there is a need to bring them together for an insightful day that will challenge thinking, inspire spirits, and connect worlds. Generation W presents its signature event at the University of North Florida on Friday, April 5, 2019. The conference starts at 7:00 a.m. and goes until 5:00 p.m. It...

STEP raises puppies with a purpose

STEP raises puppies with a purpose

April 9, 2019

Service dog Training Education Program  JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— With passion, anyone can raise exceptional dogs for exceptional people. In 2014, ...

Sister 2 Sister fosters support for women of color

Tamara Scantlebury, Contributing Writer

March 25, 2019

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Not all of society feels the need to be viewed as equal. But, being a part of Sister 2 Sister, all women students of color could be sisters. The mentoring program began the last Wednesday of January and joins women of color in a “sister circle” where talks surround topics relevant to Jacksonville University’s women of color. Female faculty...

Increase in local crimes prompts campus safety

Increase in local crimes prompts campus safety

March 25, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -“R.I.P Martin. You were such a bright smile. You will be missed.” This message, along with a picture of 55-year-old gas station...

Women’s History Month  Highlight: Courtney Barclay

Women’s History Month Highlight: Courtney Barclay

March 25, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—If you look up the word impact in the dictionary you will find the definition, “To have a strong effect on someone or something.” Jacksonville...

JU class campaigns for local clothing brand

JU class campaigns for local clothing brand

March 25, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Some lessons are meant to stay in the confines of the classroom. Others, not so much. On March 5, the strategic communications...

Under the microscope: The fish you’re eating may not be what you think it is

Hannah Murray, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Fish is a popular dietary choice for most Americans. Currently, the U.S. is the second largest consumer of seafood in the world, behind China. But is there something fishy going on with your fish? Less than one percent of imported seafood is inspected by the government for fraud. And with over 1,700 different species of fish to choose from, the fish...

Goodbye JU, hello spring break

Goodbye JU, hello spring break

March 25, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Florida is one of the biggest destinations for spring break vacation. However, some students in Florida have a hard time planning...

Rural Gems: Just a “Two-Egg” Town

Rural Gems: Just a “Two-Egg” Town

March 25, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Nestled on the intersection of State Road 69 and State Road 69A, not far from the Chattahoochee River, is a town consisting of little...

Dr. Annmarie Kent-Willette: A ‘passionate advocate for quality study abroad programs’

Dr. Annmarie Kent-Willette: A ‘passionate advocate for quality study abroad programs’

February 27, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Dr. Annmarie Kent-Willette is a professor of communications at Jacksonville University. She also serves at the executive director...

The plight of the commuter

Sheldon Larmond, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. –College can be a tough deal, but it’s much tougher when you’re avoiding accidents on the road while getting to class. This is the plight faced by students who live at home and travel to school by car. Commuter students face several challenges when attempting to take classes to obtain their degree. The same problems find their way to Jacksonville...

The Aquarian: defining new artistic boundaries

Tenesha Green, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -Some people use drawing, others writing. Still others use photography as a way to express themselves to the world. The Aquarian literary art magazine debuted almost 50 years ago. Since then it has allowed a variety of students to display their art and writing pieces for the entire campus to see. Now, for the first time in its history, the Aquar...

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