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Skeleton in the Closet

Sarah Jurkoic

February 28, 2012

The walls of the Phillips Fine Arts building currently display the triumphs and trials of sufferers of eating disorders. In the early evening of Thursday Feb. 23, observers milled around each other and the buffet table to read the poignant tales of the subjects in the photographs at the gallery opening for the show. Chris Farrell, a junior psychology major, definitely res...

19th Annual JU Young Artists Program

Megan Van Fleet

February 27, 2012

The magnificent sounds of clarinets, flutes, oboes and various other instruments combine harmoniously to form arrangements designed for concert bands. There is no better example of this than the concert that was performed Saturday in Terry Concert Hall by the First Coast Wind Ensemble and the Jacksonville Private Schools 2012 Honor Band.  The two bands performed songs by the...

Islands of Adventure

Misha Khan

February 27, 2012

You ascend 105 feet high, and then suddenly drop, making the leap from zero to 40 mph within a couple of seconds. Hair is flying; jaws are open; hearts are racing, and everyone seems to be screaming his or her lungs out. "The Incredible Hulk" roller coaster is one of the several rides and attractions at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure theme park where 50 Jacksonv...

A Family Friendly Mardi Gras

February 22, 2012

For the next two months Universal Studios in Orlando, Fla. will host a family-friendly version of the famous New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration. As the air fills with the sm...

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

February 22, 2012

A raspy voice boomed through the audience, welcoming them to and warning them of the entertainment and stipulations yet to come.  A soft purple light shrouded the 50...

The Straight Story About Gay Marriage

February 22, 2012

A milestone in gay rights and equality occurred in California as Proposition 8, also known as Prop 8, was ruled unconstitutional. On Feb. 7, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals co...

Men’s Lacrosse Sinks Midshipmen

February 21, 2012

Jacksonville University Mens Lacrosse got into the win column after a huge 13-7 victory over the Midshipmen of Navy at the Moes Southwest Grille Classic at Everban...

JUSA Elections a Vote of Confidence for The School

Bryan Jones

February 14, 2012

Zach Shacter has banged his last figurative gavel for the Jacksonville University Student Alliance. The former JUSA president gave up his seat when election results were revealed Thursday, Feb. 9. Among the positions announced were the new president and vice-president, the only two executive committee members that are elected by the student body and not within JUSA. As t...

Chili's Hosts ISA Benefit Dinner

Misha Khan

February 14, 2012

The atmosphere was warm and welcoming yet loud and proud as Chili's hosted a give-back dinner for the International Student Association of Jacksonville University last Tuesday, Feb. 7 at their Atlantic Blvd. location. ISA is one of the largest groups on the JU campus consisting of more than 100 students from over 40 different countries. The give-back dinner was a fundrai...

Career Expo Takes Over Kinne Center

William Fewox

February 13, 2012

Jacksonville University recently underwent a not so hostile takeover from over 40 companies. At least, that’s how the Career Expo, held at the Kinne University Center on Feb. 8, appeared. The Career Expo was held for the benefit of students nearing graduation, so they could peer ahead at what potential jobs might be in store for them after college life. It was a chance ...

Softball Team’s First Tournament of the Season

February 13, 2012

The Jacksonville University women’s softball team hosted their first tournament of the season, battling the cold this weekend with limited success. The Dolphins won ...

PanHellenic Hosts Singled Out

February 13, 2012

"Singled Out," once a dating show on MTV, has recently made its way to Jacksonville University’s campus. Last year was the first time "Singled Out"...

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