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MOS: What Are You Looking for in Your Next JUSA President?

Britney Broussard, Staff Writer

February 22, 2016

With JUSA debates and elections right around the corner, students answer what they are looking for in the next JUSA President. JUSA applications for president, vice president and other positions are live on DolphinLink until Feb. 12. Campaigning will be from Feb. 15 to 25 with a debate for vice president and president at Chick-fil-A on Feb. 17 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Polls...

Left over Flex Bucks used to feed the homeless

Gabriele Hickman, Editor-in-Chief

February 22, 2016

In three hours, Jacksonville University students donated approximately $2,200 worth of Flex Bucks to provide food to the City Rescue Mission as part of a program developed in the Fall 2015 semester. Sable Lee, senior sport management major and a leader in the creation of this fundraiser, thought of the idea after she and members of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee di...

MOS: Do you have any Super Bowl traditions?

Britney Broussard, Staff Writer

February 22, 2016

The Super Bowl is Feb. 7 and some people are getting ready with their favorite Super Bowl traditions. Several students on campus share the Super Bowl traditions they are looking forward to. "This will be my first Super Bowl and I look forward to looking at the players," said International Student Ashytn Hiron, communications major and sophomore. "I am looking forward...

Making Progress

Adam Keller, Guest Writer

February 22, 2016

There are many aspects to JUSA, like any form of government, which are mostly behind the scenes. However, in a campus this small, I find it personally distasteful for everyone not to know the substantial progress that we as JUSA have made and what we plan to accomplish. Thus far we have been working closely with different teams of administration to represent the student...

JU Mobile Safety

JU Mobile Safety

October 26, 2015

Approximately one third of U.S. college presidents believe sexual assault is a problem on American college campuses, but only six percent believe it's...

Tailgate and Homecoming Game

Emily Myslinski, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015

What did you do on Saturday, October 10th? Hopefully you were exploring the many activities JU had to offer on campus. Homecoming this year was a huge success. To start off the day, there was a 5K run winding all throughout the campus. The amount of participants that showed up was phenomenal, not to mention how great they all did. Later on in the day, at the front of the sch...

Gopher Tortoise Research

October 26, 2015

Research on gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) conducted by a JU professor and undergrad student has caught national attention. Associate Professor of Biology John Enz, Ph.D. and marine science sophomore Alexandria Gagne have spent the last nine months working in conjunction with Maryville College’s Dave Unger, Ph.D. and undergraduate Thomas Moore studying the gopher...

New Mental Health Counseling Graduate Program to commence spring 2016

New Mental Health Counseling Graduate Program to commence spring 2016

October 19, 2015

One in 4 U.S. citizens will suffer from mental health illness each year, and 59 percent of those people will be misdiagnosed and mistreated, according...

Florida wants Trump says new poll

October 19, 2015

Former Gov. Jeb Bush is a strong second. JU’s Public Policy Institute in a poll released September 24 asked Florida republican registered voters "If the Florida Republican primary for president were being held today, for whom would you vote?" The six top runners from the poll are Trump at 24.4 percent, Bush at 16.9 percent, Fiorina at 15.6 percent, Carson at 15.0 perc...

Wilson takes on the Atlantic

Susie Bryan, Staff Writer

September 29, 2015

In Spring 2015, an oceanography class placed several buoys in the St. Johns River to track how the river water flows into the Atlantic Ocean.  After losing track of the buoy for more than a month, it suddenly started transmitting data once again, close to the start of the fall 2015 semester. Appropriately named Wilson after the iconic volleyball in the 2000 film “Cast Away,”...

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

Gabriele Hickman, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2015

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 ...

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