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Shooting for hope

Shooting for hope

March 26, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The sports world came to a screeching halt on March 11 as the National Basketball Association postponed all games until further...

You don’t need that much toilet paper

Erin Seaton, Design Editor

March 26, 2020

It’s interesting to think that we’re currently living in a time that high school students will likely write about in their AP World History DBQs 25 years from now. COVID-19, more commonly known as coronavirus, has been spreading worldwide for nearly four months now. In a such a short time, it has infected over 423,000 people worldwide and claimed the lives of nearly...

My two cents

March 26, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— If the empty toilet paper shelves weren't enough of an indication, people are freaking out. We are in trying times. A stimulus package is in the works as the government tries to bring about some relief for the inevitable economic hardships that are upon us. It seems like around every corner of social media, there's a new article or update talking about...

Far from home

Far from home

March 26, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— A semester has been cut short due to COVID-19. A multitude of students have been forced to return home and take online classes due...

Celebrating women’s history

Celebrating women’s history

March 26, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Despite current events, this month is a time to celebrate women's history. Women’s History Month originated in 1980, when ...

Wild about water

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...

Springing into Song

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...

No time to relax in lax

Omar Reyes, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— With the dismissal of the Jacksonville University football program, other athletic organizations are poised to show what JU athletes can do. The men’s lacrosse season is in full swing, with one of the best rosters the team has seen in a while. “This is the deepest talent team, I believe, we have ever had at every position,” said Hayden L...

New roundabout coming soon

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...

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