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New Miss JSU to be Crowned on Friday, January 16

The 2015 Miss Jacksonville State University Scholarship Pageant will be held on Friday, January 16, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at Leone Cole Auditorium on the JSU campus. Miss JSU 2014, Jayme Wagner, will crown her successor.

Multiple Grammy Nominee to Start off the Foothills Piano Festival

Allison Brewster Franzetti will present in a recital on Thursday evening at 7:30 p.m. There also will be a performance from JSU faculty flutist Dr. Jeremy Benson. The concert is free and open to the public.
Banner Training Set for January

Strengthen your Banner skills at training in January.
One on One Retirement Counseling Sessions Available

On January 14 and 15, there will be a TIAA-CREF consultant for individual retirement consulting.
From Counseling to Cooking: A JSU Graduate’s Journey to Owning His Own Business

From suffering personal tragedy during his freshman year to washing dishes for campus dining and realizing a love for the culinary arts, the ups and downs of Tradale Jefferson’s time at Jacksonville State University molded him into the person he is today – a true Jack-of-all-trades.
Network Upgrades Scheduled for January 19

On Monday, January 19, Jacksonville State University Information Technology will upgrade the network infrastructure. This upgrade will require a maintenance window from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Network traffic will be disrupted for periods during the maintenance window. This upgrade will provide redundancy in a key piece of equipment. JSU IT would like to thank everyone for their understanding as we work to provide better service to all of our customers.
JSU Board of Trustees to Meet on January 26

The Jacksonville State University Board of Trustees will hold their quarterly meeting on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 10 a.m. on the eleventh floor of the Houston Cole Library.
PEEHIP Wellness Screenings on Campus on Jan. 14

Health screenings will take place January 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Stephenson Hall, Rm 213.
JSU Ambassadors Interest Meeting

Learn how you can become a 2015-16 JSU Ambassador at this interest meeting for applicants.
JSU Recognized As One of the Nation's Best Online Computer Science Programs

Jacksonville State University was recently recognized for having one of the Best Online Computer Science programs in the United States.
College of Nursing Hosts Run/Walk For Your Life 5K

The JSU College of Nursing is hosting Run/Walk For Your Life 5K on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Registration prices vary.
Student Research Papers Sought

Students are invited to share their research at the annual JSU Arts and Sciences Symposium set for Feb. 18-19.
Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Invites Applicants

The English Honor Society announces its 2015 membership drive to all eligible undergraduate and graduate students. All interested students should email the faculty sponsor, Dr. Andrea Porter, at The email deadline is January 28, 2015.
JSU Professor Working on New Medical Malpractice Title

Professor Benjamin A. Hardy of the Jacksonville State University College of Commerce and Business Administration, right, and co-author Assistant U.S. Attorney Jack Hood recently met with their publisher, Thomson Reuters, in Rochester, N.Y. to discuss their legal treatises and the future of legal writing.
LSAT Practice Test Scheduled for January 31

An actual LSAT Practice Test will be administered on Saturday, Jan. 31, at 8 a.m. for currently enrolled JSU Students. Location is 105 Martin Hall. The test is free but you MUST register by Wednesday, Jan. 28.
REAL Teaching Grants Recipients Chosen

Each award includes a budget of $2,000 to support research, the purchase of needed equipment, and development of pedagogical materials.
University Mourns Loss of Former Photographer Opal R. Lovett

Lovett saw the university through two name changes and worked tirelessly to capture on film decades of life and growth at his alma mater. He passed away on Sunday, Jan. 11.
JSU’s Joseph Scott Morgan to Appear in Discovery Channel Series

Joseph Scott Morgan, JSU’s distinguished scholar of forensics, is headed to London this weekend to be filmed for a new true crime Discovery Channel series, “How to Kill Your Lover,” to air on Discovery ID and Discovery Europe.
2015 Cocky Calendars Now On Sale

Spend every day of 2015 with your favorite fowl-- Cocky's Calendar is now available!
Scale Back Alabama Kicks Off January 20-23

Starting in January, Jacksonville State University will join hundreds of other organizations in a statewide weight-loss program called “Scale Back Alabama.” The 10-week program is designed to capitalize on those New Year’s resolutions and create a fun atmosphere for weight loss and physical activity.
JSU Fields Schools Offer Zombie Emergency Response Training

Brains! Make yours smarter by learning survival skills at this interactive training event organized by JSU Field Schools.
Take Me Out To the Ball Game…Gamecock Baseball Tickets Now on Sale

2015 Baseball Tickets now available.
JSU Awards 503 Degrees During Fall 2014 Commencement

Five hundred three candidates for graduation crossed the stage to receive their degrees during Jacksonville State University’s Fall 2014 Commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 at the Pete Mathews Coliseum.
The Legacy of President Meehan: Student Days

William Arthur Meehan’s 47-year history with Jacksonville State University began in 1968, when he first stepped on campus as a freshman and “fell in love with the institution.”
The Legacy of William Meehan: Beloved Teacher and Advisor

Upon graduating from Jacksonville State University in 1976 with his Master of Science degree in biology, Dr. William A. Meehan found himself at a career crossroads.
University Will Be Closed Monday, Jan. 19 for MLK Holiday

Jacksonville State University will be closed on Monday, January 19 in honor of Martin Luther King Day.
Calhoun County Civic Chorale Begins Its Spring Season: New Members are Welcome!

The Calhoun County Civic Choral will begin its spring season on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 7:15 p.m. in the Performance Center of Mason Hall on the Jacksonville State University campus. The Chorale will begin rehearsing music for its April 12th performance of Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem, which will be held at First United Methodist Church in Anniston, 1400 Noble Street.
JSU Accepted Students Day Will Help Future Gamecocks Take Next Steps

JSU will host Accepted Student Day for all accepted undergraduate students for Summer & Fall 2015 on January 30 and February 13, 2015.
Phi Kappa Phi Offers Study Abroad Grants to Undergraduates

Are you an undergraduate interested in studying abroad? Phi Kappa Phi offers grants designed to help support students seeking knowledge and experience in their chosen fields!
Center Stage Owned the Stage…And Plans to Do it Again

The JSU Center Stage Winterguard team reigned victorious in its first competition of the season this past weekend. They prepare for more competitions, taking place in February and March.
JSU Students Can Experience Japan in Summer with Kansai Gaidai University

JSU Students can experience Japan in Summer through a program offered at our partner school Kansai Gaidai University. Experience Japan in Summer is a 6-week program offered at Kansai Gaidai.
Allyson Barker Named Vice President of Administrative & Business Affairs

The JSU Board of Trustees voted Jan. 26 to remove "acting" from Allyson Barker's job title.
Spring Ahead for Summer and Fall 2015 Scheduling

Summer and Fall 2015 schedules will be viewable on February 9. Priority registration will be March 16-20, 2015.
A Day to Display: Reverse Career Fair Set for February 4

Career Services will be hosting the Education Fair, a Reverse Career Fair, for December 2014 alumni and Spring 2015 teacher candidates on February 4 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
"Kaleidoscope 2015" Gallery Opening Slated for February 5

The JSU College of Arts and Sciences will be presenting Kaleidoscope 2015, featuring visiting artist Brett Callero. The gallery opening will take place in Hammond Hall on Thursday, February 5, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Cortlyn Watson Crowned Miss JSU 2015

January 16 at Leone Cole, Cortlyn Watson was crowned Miss JSU 2015.
2015 JSU Black History Month Events Announced

JSU's Student Government Association and Office of Multicultural Programming announce campus events planned in conjunction with Black History Month 2015.
2015 JSU Marching Ballerina Interest Meeting

The Marching Ballerinas are having an interest meeting February 27 that will start at 6 p.m. in the Mason Hall Performance Center.
JSU Announces President's, Deans' Lists for Fall 2014

Congratulations to our outstanding students for their addition to the President's and Deans' Lists for Fall Semester 2014!

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