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St Paddy’s Day

Agnes Gonzalez, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Going green is always the way to go, especially on St. Patrick’s Day. This day remembers St. Patrick, a bishop in Ireland, who preached of Christianity during the fifth century. This holiday is celebrated worldwide, but particularly in countries with people of Irish decent. “I love St. Patrick’s Day,” said Emily Duffy, a student at JU. “It’s...

2019 women's rowing team during a race

Wild about water

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Are you and your friends looking for an exciting activity to participate in to kick off the beginning of spring break? The Jacksonville...

The RiverTones gather before the Choral Invitational on October 10, 2019

Springing into Song

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— From the altos to the sopranos, the RiverTones prepare for their upcoming concert in mid-March. This vocal ensemble is filled...

The hidden dangers of e-cigarettes

Tasnim Rushdan, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Jacksonville University is a smoke- and vape-free campus. This doesn't stop the popularity of vaping with the younger generation, however. According to John Hopkins Medicine, there are a few factors that differentiate vaping and smoking. E-cigarettes heat nicotine and other chemicals to create a vapor that is inhales. Smoking supplies nicotine b...

Raise a glass to Alexander Hamilton

Andrew Lechwar

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—Broadway is coming to Jacksonville. From March 17 through March 29, "Hamilton" will be performed at the Times-Union Center’s Moran Theater. The musical will be performed daily on Tuesdays through Sundays and will be performed twice a day on the weekends. "Hamilton" is a musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda that first opened on Broadway in 2015. The m...

What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do

Erin Seaton, Design Editor

February 20, 2020

I think we’ve all pretty much reached this point in our college lives, or we’re pretty close to it. You know, that point when every day you worry and fret about what you’re going to do after you graduate? Oh yeah. You just love that feeling, don’t you? I still have a year until I graduate but I already feel the impending doom of what I’m going to do after graduation....

My Two Cents: Just show up

Hannah Murray, Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— As the quote attributed to Woody Allen goes, "Showing up is 80 percent of life." If there is one thing I have learned in my years at college, it is just that. To be successful in your college career, or in any venture, you need to show up. And no, I don't mean just showing up to class, although that is a big part of it. By "showing up," I mean j...

Base of artwork to display in center of roundabout

New roundabout coming soon

February 20, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Jacksonville University has its main entrance situated on the intersection of University Boulevard and Merrill Road, but this in...

Who will be the Democratic nominee?

Omar Reyes, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2020

        JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— On Nov. 3, the next president of the United States will be selected. Before the public can vote for the president, both the Republican and Democratic primaries must take place. Austin Trantham, assistant professor of political science in Jacksonville University, helps clarify what political primaries a...

Depiction the novel coronavirus. 
Imagine provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Why washing your hands could be your only hope

February 20, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Originating in Wuhan, China, 2019-nCoV  has claimed the lives of over 1,500 people in just a matter of weeks, with the death toll...

Ken Parker poses before the Charlottesville rally

Non Silba, Sed Anthar

February 19, 2020

Ken pulled his truck into the grassy clearing and put it in park. In front of him, several men gathered and spoke to one another. Some dawned tattoos,...

James Weldon Johnson

James Weldon Johnson

February 14, 2020

James Weldon Johnson was born in Jacksonville, FL on Jan. 17, 1871. During his lifetime Johnson made his mark as an author and civil rights activist  ...

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