Competition Heats Up for Mr. & Miss. JAX State and Mr. & Miss. Friendly
Who will represent JSU as Mr. & Miss. Jax State and Mr. & Miss. Friendly 2015? Vote for your favorites on March 12.
State Political Experts to Gather at JSU on March 6-7
Some of the state’s top political experts will gather on JSU’s campus on for the annual meeting of the Alabama Political Science Association.
JSU Creatives Bring Home Addys, EDMA, CAA Awards
Faculty, staff, students and alumni from Jacksonville State University were recently recognized for their artistic contributions on behalf of the university.
TIAA-CREF to Offer Individual Counseling Sessions at JSU March 17-18
Setting up a long-term financial plan can be a complicated task. For JSU employees, meeting with a TIAA-CREF Individual Consultant can help you sort things out and make informed decisions.
Faculty Applicants Sought for 2015 Japan Studies Institute
The Japan Studies Institute (JSI), a two week residential program held on the San Diego State University campus, offers an opportunity for AASCU faculty from any discipline to learn from scholars, business leaders, artists and journalists about Japanese civilization, history, language, business, and education.
Calhoun Chamber, JSU CED Present Annual Economic Forum March 11
This year’s forum marks the 13th annual Economic Update for the Chamber, which includes the results of a recent economic outlook prediction Chamber membership survey for the upcoming year.
Laura Pruitt is March 2015 Employee of the Month
Congratulations to Ms. Laura Pruitt, Jacksonville State University's Employee of the Month for March 2015. Ms. Pruitt is the Payroll Specialist in Office of Payroll.
Weather Update: JSU Monitoring Thursday's Road Conditions
JSU is monitoring the weather for hazardous conditions and, at this time, plans to operate on its regular schedule on Thursday.
Afternoon, Evening Classes Cancelled for March 5
Due to the possibility of hazardous road conditions this afternoon and evening, Jacksonville State University will close today at 12:30 p.m. All afternoon and evening classes are cancelled.
SGA Elections: Vote March 12
JSU students will have the opportunity to choose their 2015-2016 student leaders during the annual SGA elections on March 12. Voting will take place online from 12:01 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Luck Be a Lifestyle- Learn Healthy Habits at March 11 Wellness Wednesday
March 11 is your lucky day! JSU’s Nutrition and Exercise Science programs invite the campus to enjoy a healthy lunch followed by tips on how to eat and live better at the March 11 Wellness Wednesday luncheon!
NEW DATE- Banner Budget Training Offered on Tuesday, March 17
The Office of the Controller and Office of Procurement and Fixed Assets will offer a Banner Finance Workshop, "Everything You Ever Need to Know About Managing Your Budget," on Tuesday, March 17.
Award-winning Artist Nannan Shen to Perform on March 11
On March 11, the David L Walters Department of Music will present Nannan Shen, a noted erhu player from Linhai China. The concert is a part of the 2015 Kaleidoscope event series and will take place in the Mason Hall Performance Center at 7:30 p.m.
CORE Offers Free March 12 Workshop on Cloud-Based Productivity
Join the Collaborative Regional Education (CORE) initiative on the 5th floor of Stadium Tower on Thursday, March 12, for a free one-day CORE workshop, Cloud-Based Productivity: Practical Applications for the Classroom Teacher or IT Staff.
JSU's Pete Conroy Receives River Hero Award
Conroy received the recognition for his decades of work highlighted by his White House role as a U.S. Federal Commissioner for the Tristate Water Compacts, appointed by President Bill Clinton and retained by President George W. Bush.
DEADLINE EXTENDED- Nominations Sought for Presidential Community Service, Service Learning Awards
The Service Committee is proud to announce two new Presidential Service Awards for all JSU affiliated groups and organizations. The awards will be presented at the Second Annual Service Showcase on March 31.
A Cappella Choir to Preview Carnegie Hall Performance on March 15
The JSU A Cappella Choir will preview its upcoming Carnegie Hall performance during its spring concert on Sunday, March 15, at 3:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Anniston.
Jacksonville State University Prepares to Spend One Day Without Shoes
Freshman Forum is excited to announce that the sixth annual One Day Without Shoes at JSU will be held Wednesday, April 15 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Theron Montgomery Building Lawn.
JSU Trustee Board Member and Former Alabama Secretary of State Jim Bennett Being Honored
JSU Trustee Board member and former Secretary of State Jim Bennett will be honored by Governor Robert Bentley and Secretary of State John H. Merrill on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the Old House Chamber of the Alabama State Capitol followed by a public reception in the Alabama Archives & History building’s Milo B. Howard auditorium.
JSU's Online Nursing Program Ranked in Top 50 List by Affordable Colleges Online
Jacksonville State University has been recognized for having one of the Top Online Nursing Schools in the country by Affordable Colleges Online, which recently examined hundreds of accredited online nursing schools and ranked JSU in the top 50 in the list.
JSU's Dr. Cynthia McCarty Selected as the State Board of Education liaison to the AASB board
At its December Board of Directors meeting, the Alabama Association of School Boards selected JSU's Dr. Cynthia McCarty as the State Board of Education liaison to the AASB board. Dr. Yvette Richardson has served as liaison for a one-year appointment and said her farewell at the March meeting in Birmingham at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey.
Education and Exercise-- 5Ks to Support JSU Scholarships
Remember that resolution you made back on New Year’s Eve to get in shape in 2015? Whether you are just getting started or well on your way, you can raise your heart rate while supporting Jacksonville State University at two 5K events in April.
JSU Elects New Student Leaders
The student body at Jacksonville State University recently hit the polls to elect its new Student Government Association leaders for the upcoming school year. The university community can look forward to working with the following new faces in 2015-2016.
Community Invited to Retirement Reception for JSU President on April 3
A major chapter is coming to a close in Jacksonville State University history. President William A. Meehan – who has spent 47 years of his life at the university, 16 at its helm – is retiring. On April 3, the community is invited to commemorate his lasting legacy at a retirement celebration to be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on the fifth floor of Stadium Tower.
L.A. Improv Artist Ben Tibbels to Host a Workshop on April 2
Second City Hollywood alumus Ben Tibbels, will be holding an improvisation workshop on April 2, 2015, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., in the Stone Center Black Box.
Get Groovy at Cockystock 2015
Peace, Love and Gamecocks will be the theme of Cockystock 2015 on April 1, 4-8 p.m., on the TMB Lawn. The event is presented by JSU's Student Government Association.