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JUSA says “shake it off like an Etch A Sketch”

Gabriele Hickman, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2015

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When the Etch A Sketch was introduced in 1959 at the International Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany, it was, according to Allie Townsend in Time, “a total flop.” It wasn’t a flop for long though, when the French inventor Arthur Granjean sold it to The Ohio Art Co., who paid $25,000 more than its other toys. In the 1960s, it quickly became one of the most wanted toys, ...

Coffee House Series Presents Raquel Cole

Coffee House Series Presents Raquel Cole

September 29, 2015

Every third Thursday of the month, Dolphinium and Dolphin Productions will be hosting a coffee house series at the River House where different musicians come to JU to perform. The first of ...

Kevin Anthony Valerio Remembered

Hannah Knighton, Guest Writer

April 7, 2015

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On March 2, Jacksonville University lost 29-year-old student and U.S. Navy veteran Kevin Anthony Valerio to a car crash on Florida A1A. Valerio was in the passenger seat of a car driven by 24-year- old Amanda B. Phillmon. At approximately 11:30 p.m., Phillmon was making a U-turn near Wonderwood Dr. when a pickup truck hit the passenger side, according to Florida Highway...

Just A Minute

Gabriele Hickman, Copy Editor

April 7, 2015

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FSCJ May Have To Change Name To Jacksonville College Florida State College at Jacksonville may have to change its name under a proposal approved Monday by a Florida Senate committee. This would be FSCJ's second name change in less than a decade. The name would be changed to Jacksonville College. "I think there would be a lot of confusion with Jacksonville University,...

“A Fight Worth Fighting For”

“A Fight Worth Fighting For”

April 7, 2015

17th Annual Women's History Month Celebrated March 10

Global Reach in Higher Education

Global Reach in Higher Education

April 7, 2015

After being introduced by President Tim Cost as a friend, Timipre Wolo, Deputy Manager of Nigeria’s Petroleum Technology Development Fund’...

A Time to Be Heard: JU Dolphin Radio Cares

A Time to Be Heard: JU Dolphin Radio Cares

April 7, 2015

Dolphin Radio launches youth outreach program

Live United

Live United

March 24, 2015

With the concentrated hype of a March Madness season and a university of donors and volunteers, United Way of Northeast Florida expects a “slam dunk”...

Renew Arlington

Renew Arlington

February 26, 2015

Shoes, heart and promise met the pavement of Arlington in August of 1977 when the Jacksonville University baseball team would run. Weaving through the...

“Nation of the Displaced”

Gabriele Hickman, Copy Editor

February 25, 2015

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In 2014, almost a third of a country found themselves on a journey of survival. Approximately 6.5 million Syrians fled their homes and villages, seeking safety within the country or escaping to neighboring nations. In weeks, approximately one million people arrived in the Kurdish region of Iraq. One of them was a fourteen-year-old boy, who shared his experience with the United...

Just A Minute

Gabriele Hickman, Copy Editor

February 25, 2015

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Man Convicted in Deaths of American Sniper Author, Friend Eddie Ray Routh, former Marine, was convicted Tuesday in the deaths of the American Sniper author Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield at a shooting range two years ago, according to a Feb. 24 Associated Press article. Jurors rejected defense arguments that he was insane and suffered from psychosis. The 27-ye...

New Hours for The Riverview Cafe

New Hours for The Riverview Cafe

February 4, 2015

Wicliff At the start of the Spring 2015 semester, the Riverview Café began offering new open hours to the Jacksonville University campus. Previously, the din...

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