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JSU Enrollment Climbs Despite Global Pandemic

University posts highest numbers since 2011.

Drew Linn Appointed to Board of Trustees

He will represent the 7th Congressional District, filling a seat left vacant by Thomas Dedrick, Sr.
Doctoral Student Develops K-12 Suicide Prevention Program

DNP student Wendy Holloway is creating a training program for Dekalb County teachers.
Recent MFA Graduate Wins National ADDY for Thesis Project

Stefanie Cobb is the first JSU student to win a National ADDY. The recent graduate was awarded a Silver ADDY for her MFA thesis project, “Ex Libris: Reimagining the Literary Experience Through Artifactual Storytelling and Ray Bradbury’s ‘Fahrenheit 451’.”
English Department to Offer Microcredentials in College Teaching

Get certified in teaching college literature and/or writing.
JSU Center Helps Lead Area Economic Recovery Efforts

Jennifer Green in the Center for Economic Development and Business Research helping county lead new Rural Recovery Accelerator.
Students Lead Home-Based Pulmonary Rehab Program

An interdisciplinary project in the School of Health Professions and Wellness delivers lung exercises via telehealth for the community.
Campus to be Closed on Sept. 7 for Labor Day

Dining, Rec Center and Library hours have been adjusted.
Jerod Sharp Wins National Award from Sigma Nu

SGA President named Scholar of the Year by his fraternity for his academic excellence.
Honoring Civil Rights Leader Bill Harbour

On August 27, Civil Rights Leader and Freedom Rider Bill Harbour passed away in Atlanta following a long illness. Jacksonville State University is thankful for Dr. Harbour’s contributions and offers its condolences and support to the Harbour family.
Master of Social Work Program Receives National Accreditation

The Council on Social Work Education has accredited the Master of Social Work program.
University Signs Transfer Agreement with Drake State

JSU has partnered with the Huntsville based college to allow for a seamless transfer of academic credits and ease of enrollment for students.
Special Tuition Rate for Military Students

JSU is now one of only three universities in Alabama to offer this type of specialized tuition.
New GIS Master’s Degree Begins This Fall

Housed in the Department of Chemistry and Geosciences, the new master’s degree will put graduates on the cutting edge of GIS technology and provide countless career opportunities.
J-Week to Kick Off Fall Semester

Student Affairs and the SGA have planned a week of events that will allow the JSU family to come together safely.