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Athletics Director to Chair FCS Selection Committee

Greg Seitz will chair the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Selection Committee for 2019.

Dr. Emily Messer Promoted to Vice President

The two time JSU alumna has served as Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management since May 2018.
JSU Football Player Wins National Service Honor

Josh Pearson is one of just 22 college football players honored for his community service.
Admissions Welcomes Future Gamecocks to Preview Campus

Approximately 600 potential students have registered to attend JSU’s first Preview Day of the year on Saturday, Sept. 7.
Fall Enrollment Breaks University Records

JSU's fall enrollment tops 9,000 for the first time in seven years.
Sophomores Become First JSU Students to Conduct Cancer Research

The 19-year-old sophomores are the first JSU students to perform grant-funded cancer research on campus.
Biology Professor Starts Sci-Fi Book Club on Campus

A new sci-fi book club will meet at JSU on the first Tuesday of every month.
Drop-in Tutoring Hours Announced

JSU offers free drop-in tutoring to students in a variety of subjects.
Meet the Education Cheerleader: Spotlight on Dr. Janet Bavonese

Snap! Sparkle! Shine! Associate Dean for the School of Education shares enthusiasm with future teachers.
Meet the Snail Lady: Spotlight on Dr. Lori Tolley-Jordan

Freshwater ecologist Dr. Lori Tolley-Jordan shares her love of creepy crawlies with students.
Build Your Own Degree with Integrated Studies

Integrated Studies allows students to design and personalize their academic path based on interests not available through traditional majors.
JSU Creates Teacher Prep Program with Southern Union State

Students are able to earn college credit simultaneously at the community college and university level.
University Mourns Beloved Communication Professor

Jerry Chandler died from Parkinson’s Disease on Aug. 15.
FEMA Public Notice - Merrill Hall and the Alumni House

FEMA Public Notice of Section 106 Consultation Process for Merrill Hall and the Alumni House at JSU Campus
Trustees Approve Plans to Replace Merrill and Wallace Halls

Demolition is set to begin this month, with construction slated for January. Both projects are projected for completion in 2021.