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The plight of the commuter

Sheldon Larmond, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2019

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

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...

Senior thesis underway

Hannah Pippin, Contributor Writer

February 27, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla – As the saying goes, “Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.” The senior visual art majors will see the success of their time studying at Jacksonville University in their final exhibition. On  March 21 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. the Division of Visual Arts will present the annual senior thesis...

Dr. Sarah Parker performing at the debut of The Vagina Monologues at Terry Concert Hall on Feb. 7

The Vagina Monologues empowering women

February 20, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—"Wet, silky, mystifying." All words used by the cast of “The Vagina Monologues,” which debuted for the second time at Jacksonville...

James Targos at the probe station looking at conductive channels created inside the leaf.

Ramesh Adhikari aims for flexible, organic, and biodegradable

December 10, 2018

Jacksonville, Fla.--Electronic-waste is an alarming problem in America. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, this form of waste accounts for ...

For her immersive journalism piece, Hannah Murray drove around campus on a wheelchair for almost a week to test JU’s accessibility

Under the microscope: How accessible is our campus?

December 10, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— For many students, visiting a college campus can be an exciting time, one filled with opportunity and new adventures. For other...

A Closer Look At The Cheating Habits of Students

A Closer Look At The Cheating Habits of Students

December 10, 2018

Disclaimer: The names of students highlighted in this article have been modified to protect their identity. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— We know the term by its several aliases: A...

Newly elected executive board of the International Student Association.

The intricacies of the Christmas holiday for International Students

December 10, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—On Dec. 1st the International Student Association gathered to present their new board of directors at their annual Festive Ball event. Some...

No Strings Attached

No Strings Attached

October 28, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— On Oct. 11, history will be made in the black box theater of Phillips Fine Arts Building. Carlos Adorno, 20, is the first student...

The Undertow provides an outlet of expression

The Undertow provides an outlet of expression

October 27, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Tides, they are a-changing. Or, at least, they're progressing. Today, more industries are trying to stay relevant with the youthful...

JU athletics unveils anticipated new brand

Kamia Addison

October 27, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.– Jacksonville University unveiled new logo designs for its Athletic department. The logo initiative was developed by Scott Bacon, JU's senior vice president for marketing and communications. According to Athletic Director Alex Ricker-Gilbert, the new logo was created to solidify JU as a brand. "The idea behind it is quite simple," Ricker-Gilbert...

An EPIC Proposal

An EPIC Proposal

October 27, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The unknown is a horrifying, but somehow intriguing place. For Kara Conway, assistant professor of biology at Jacksonville University,...

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