Free small business counseling in May
The Jacksonville State University Small Business Development Center, the SBA and area chambers of commerce will offer one-on-one counseling for prospective and existing small business owners at no charge during the month of May.
New Summer Campus Dining Hours Announced
Following are summer hours for on-campus dining facilities.
Bibb Graves HVAC Replacement Project Schedule for Week 10: May 3-10
Following is the schedule of work on the Bibb Graves HVAC replacement project for the week of May 3-10.
Banner finance training on May 14
Banner finance training will be in Ayers Hall from 2:30 - 4 on May 14.
Second Saturday Pinhoti Day Hike- Dugger Mountain- On May 11
This will be the fifth in a series of second Saturday hikes being offered by the AOA and JSU Field School with the goal of section hiking the entire Pinhoti Trail in Alabama.
JSU Music Scholarship Honors Decatur Teacher Ramona Love Prater
Ramona Love Prater was a life-long lover and learner of music, passing along the gift of playing piano and singing to generations of Alabama students. Most of her life was spent teaching students in the Decatur and Huntsville areas, and it was one of these former students, Russ Gordon, from Austin High School (1971) that oversaw raising funds for a music scholarship in her memory.
Annual Faculty Awards Program Will Be Tuesday, May 14
The annual Faculty Awards Program will be on Tuesday, May 14 at 5 p.m. on the eleventh floor of the Houston Cole Library.
Let Universities Control Distance Learning- Call to Action from the Higher Education Partnership
The Higher Education Partnership is calling for all of our members and friends of the public universities to take a stand before Monday, May 20. House Bill 123 is in a position to pass the legislature on Monday. It is a bill that allows the universities to have control over the amount that is charged for distance learning courses.
Jacksonville State University Confers 707 Degrees at Spring Commencement
Seven hundred seven candidates for graduation crossed the stage to receive their degrees during Jacksonville State University’s Spring 2013 Commencement exercises on Friday, April 26 at JSU Stadium.
Jacksonville State University Announces President's, Deans' Lists for Spring 2013
Jacksonville State University announces the following students were added to the President's and Deans' Lists for Spring 2013. To be named to the President's List, a student must earn a perfect 4.0 grade point average, or all A's. Students earning all A's and B's are named to the Deans' List.
National Employee Health and Fitness Day at the Pete on May 29
Find out your cardiovascular fitness level, test your muscular strength and endurance, and participate in other fun fitness demonstrations on May 29 at the National Employee Health and Fitness Day at the Pete Mathews Coliseum.
Outstanding Faculty Recognized at Annual Awards Program
Jacksonville State University recognized Outstanding Faculty Awards winners, faculty research award, tenure and promotion recipients as well as retirees and scholars at the annual Faculty Awards Program on May 14 on the eleventh floor of the Houston Cole Library. A reception followed on the twelfth floor.
Honors Program earns top fundraising spot for Relay for Life
JSU Honors Program was awarded first place as Top Fundraising School/Education Program at the Relay for Life Team Captain Wrap-Up Celebration on Tues., May 21.
RESTORE Act to Provide New Research Opportunities for the JSU Biology Department
On Friday, May 10, 2013, members of the Alabama Gulf Recovery Council voted unanimously to designate the Dauphin Island Sea Lab as the center of the RESTORE (Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourism Opportunities, and Revived Economy) Research Center of Excellence for Alabama...
Dietetics program receives reaffirmation of ACEND accreditation
The Dietetics Program, part of the department of Family and Consumer Sciences, has received its reaffirmation letter awarding full accreditation from ACEND (Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics).
Dr. Guillermo Francia, III, participating in six week cyber security program at NYU
Dr. Guillermo Francia, III, participating in six week cyber security program at NYU.
Child Study Center accepting applications for 3-4 year old preschool enrollment
JSU Child Study Center accepting applications for 3-4 year old preschool enrollment.
Criminal Justice department's Dr. Davis to be keynote speaker for Austin, TX conference
Dr. Richards P. Davis to be keynote speaker at Jun. 14, 2013, Leadership Command College Alumni Association Conference in Austin, TX.
2013-2014 JSU Elite Honors Scholarship Recipients Announced
The JSU Honors Program announces recipients of the Elite Honors Scholarship for 2013-14. The Elite Honors Scholarship is JSU’s top academic scholarship.
FCS Instructor Kim Townsel Receives Excellence in Teaching Award
Ms. Kim Townsel, instructor in Family and Consumer Sciences won the Excellence in Teaching Award for Undergraduate Education from the University of Alabama...
Mountain Longleaf National Wildlife Refuge to Mark 10 Years with June 1 Conservation Festival
Celebrate 10 years of conservation at the Mountain Longleaf National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, June 1 during a special event inside the refuge on Bains Gap Road, northeast of Anniston.
Free small business counseling in June
The Jacksonville State University Small Business Development Center, the SBA and area chambers of commerce will offer one-on-one counseling for prospective and existing small business owners at no charge during the month of June.
Dr. Plotnick re-elected to ISCRAM Board of Directors
Dr. Plotnick re-elected to ISCRAM Board of Directors
Introducing JSU's 2013-2014 Ambassadors
Ambassadors are selected among the university’s highest-performing students to serve as official representatives of JSU. Ambassadors are seen at presidential functions, Board of Trustees meetings and Preview Days. They also travel with the university’s admissions counselors to area high schools to provide a first-hand student perspective on life at JSU.
New Banner Finance User Training Offered on June 6
The Office of Controller and Purchasing will hold a New Banner Finance User training session on Thursday, June 6, 2013 from 2:30-4:00 p.m. in Rm. 241 Self Hall.
JSU Faculty, Staff and Administrators Attend 2013 IDEA Workshop
Fifty-two JSU faculty, staff, and administrators attended an all day 2013 IDEA Workshop led by Dr. Shelley Chapman, a Senior Educational Consultant from The IDEA Center on Thursday, May 23.
Jacksonville Opera Theatre presents a Classic Gilbert and Sullivan, The Mikado
One of the beauties of a Gilbert and Sullivan operetta is the topical humor and the ability to contemporarily update references that W.S. Gilbert wrote into the libretto. With that in mind, don’t be surprised when Ko-Ko, The Lord High Executioner of the town of Titipu, the fictional Japanese setting of “The Mikado”, starts singing that the “cretins from the Music Department” and the advisor to President Meehan are on his list of future executions.
JSU’s Dr. Lori Owens receives Annual Higher Education Alumni Award
Earlier this year at the annual Higher Education Partnership (HEP) Alumni Task Force banquet in Montgomery, Alabama, Dr. Lori Owens of Jacksonville State University was given the night’s highest honor.