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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...

Base of artwork to display in center of roundabout

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...

Depiction the novel coronavirus. 
Imagine provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Why washing your hands could be your only hope

February 20, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Originating in Wuhan, China, 2019-nCoV  has claimed the lives of over 1,500 people in just a matter of weeks, with the death toll...

Haitian Ibo Club celebrated Black History Month in 1983.

Jacksonville celebrates Black History Month

February 20, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Over the past 100 years, the inclusion of African Americans in society has evolved immensely. Black History Month began to be...

Ken Parker poses before the Charlottesville rally

Non Silba, Sed Anthar

February 19, 2020

Ken pulled his truck into the grassy clearing and put it in park. In front of him, several men gathered and spoke to one another. Some dawned tattoos,...

Natavia Reddick (left) and Johnny Cooper (right) pose with their Miss and Mr. Gold awards

All That Glitters is Gold

February 14, 2020

Jacksonville University holds first pageant to celebrate diversity.

Students compete their art in yearly exhibition

December 10, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Art can make a have indescribable feelings. The Linda Berry Stein College of Fine Arts is hosting the Annual Juried Student Exhibition...

Remembering the Iran Hostage Crisis

Remembering the Iran Hostage Crisis

December 10, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— It was more than just a spontaneous act of civil disobedience. The tensions between Iran and the United States have been brewing...

Student in white shirt works on MacBook.

Finals are fast-approaching. Will you be ready?

December 10, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Going through the semester, there are constant tests of knowledge, months of hard work coming to an end with the finish line mere...

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