“The Pirates of Penzance” Sets Sail This Weekend!
Jacksonville Opera Theatre presents Gilbert and Sullivan’s most famous musical “The Pirates of Penzance" at OPAC on November 4, 5 at 7:00 p.m. and also on November 6 at 2:30 p.m.
Longleaf Studios Presents Open House Happy Hour on Nov. 9
Longleaf Studios presents the new experimental movie “Hotel Dallas” with directors Sherng-Lee Huang and Livia Ungur, as part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers and Longleaf Studios Open House Happy Hour at Longleaf Studios in Jacksonville, Ala. on November 9, 2016. Following a screening of the film, the filmmakers will engage the audience in a discussion about the film and their work.
Gospel Choir Hosts Fall Concert on Nov. 6
The JSU Gospel Choir will be presenting their fall concert on Sunday, November 6, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. in the Mason Hall Performance Center. Admission is free, and this event is open to the public.
A Cappella Choir and Brass Choir to Present Winter Concert on Nov. 13
On Sunday, November 13, 2017, the Jacksonville State University A Cappella Choir and Brass Choir will present their winter concert at the Church of St. Michael and All Angels in Anniston, Ala., at 3:00 p.m. The ensembles will present music individually and then join forces to perform John Rutter’s “Gloria.”
Celebrating International Education Week
JSU will celebrate International Education Week on Nov. 14-18.
Charlotte Homesley Named Employee of the Month
Charlotte Homesley, assignments management coordinator for the Office of Housing Operations and Residence Life, has been named JSU Employee of the Month for October.
"Pong to Pokémon Go" Lecture Slated for Nov. 16
The JSU Gaming Club & JSU History Club will present "Pong to Pokémon Go!: A History of Electronic Gaming” on November 16 at 6:00 p.m. on the 11th floor of the Houston Cole Library.
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Ye Olde Annual Madrigal Dinner Shall Take Place on Dec. 2 & 3
On December 2 and 3, the Jacksonville State University Choral Activities will present their annual Renaissance Madrigal Dinner in the Leone Cole Auditorium at JSU.
Calhoun County Civic Chorale to Present Winter Concert on December 4
On Sunday, December 4, 2016, the Calhoun County Civic Chorale will present its Winter Concert at 3:00 p.m. at the Church of St. Michael and All Angels in Anniston. This concert is free and open to the public.
JSU Students Give Thanks
Before packing their bags and heading home for fall break, JSU students share what they are most grateful for this Thanksgiving.
University Closed Nov. 21-25 for Thanksgiving Break
Jacksonville State University will be closed Nov. 21-25, 2016 for Thanksgiving Break. Have a great holiday!
University to Renovate Sparkman and Daugette Halls
During a special meeting on Nov. 19, the JSU Board of Trustees gave approval for the university administration to secure financing to renovate Sparkman and Daugette Halls.
Deck the Halls with JSU
The garland and bows have been hung over the entrance of Bibb Graves Hall with care as students hustle and bustle to final exams. But among the chaos that can ensue for any university when closing for the holidays, Jacksonville State is taking time to live up to its motto of “Friendliest Campus in the South” and cordially invites the surrounding community to come join us in lighting up the holidays with goodwill.
CKI Hosts Christmas Dance on Nov. 29 to Benefit RIF
JSU is the place to rock around the Christmas tree! On Nov. 29, Circle K International invites the public to a Christmas Dance benefiting Reading is Fundamental. Join us from 5-9 p.m. at the Jacksonville Community Center; admission is $2.
Lisa M. Williams Named Associate Vice Provost
Lisa M. Williams, formerly Associate Dean for the College of Arts and Humanities, has been named Associate Vice Provost. Ms. Williams, who initially began work at JSU as an Instructor of English, first gained administrative experience as Director of the Jacksonville State University Writing Project.
Banner Finance Training Opportunities to be Offered December 1 & 13
The Office of the Controller and Office of Procurement and Fixed Assets will offer the following Banner Finance Workshops on December 1 and 13.
JSU in Lights and Offices Bright
The JSU campus is getting all decked out for the holiday season with a Christmas tree lighting and office decorating contest.