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JSU to Offer Free Pandemic Course to Students and Alumni

Dr. Jeff Ryan is offering the free, three-credit undergraduate course for Summer II and Fall 2020.

JSU Pre-Law Program Prepares Students for Acceptance into Law School

JSU’s Pre-Law program prepares students for the application process to American Bar Association accredited law schools by partnering them with skilled advisors, helping them choose a rigorous course load, and scheduling meetings and interviews with law school representatives. Students may also check out LSAT prep books and guides for drafting their personal statement for admission to law school.
International House Director to Celebrate July 4 as a New US Citizen

After 16 years living and working in the US, Chandni Khadka-Walsh becomes an American citizen.
Lights, Camera, Action: JSU Establishes Film Degree

New Bachelor's in Film program coming to campus in Fall 2020.
Don Killingsworth Named President of Jacksonville State University

The Jacksonville State University (JSU) Board of Trustees today confirmed Dr. Don C. Killingsworth, Jr. – a two-time JSU graduate and acting president since Oct. 22, 2019 – as the university’s 13th president. His new role is effective immediately.
Message from the President: Creating a More Inclusive Campus

Our administration has been looking inward, seeking to understand how we can better lead and support change on campus.
JSU Announces 2020 Recipients of Prestigious Honors Scholarship

Eight freshman have been selected to receive the university's top award for incoming students, the JSU Honors Scholarship.
Updates to Spring and Summer 2020 Commencement

Ceremonies moved to JSU Stadium, times adjusted.
Spotlight on JSU Center for Best Practices in Law Enforcement

Funded by the State of Alabama, the center provides free training to police officers statewide.
Spring 2020 Honor's List Announced

Nearly 900 students were named to the Honor’s List at JSU for their outstanding academic performance during the Spring 2020 semester.
The Downside of Paradise: Alumni Couple Reflects on Hurricane Irma as 2020 Season Begins

Be wary of your dreams. They just might come true. While it sounds like a prophesy worthy of the Three Witches from Macbeth, JSU graduates, Webb Dillard and his wife, Brandi, can attest to its accuracy.
JSU and UNA Collaborate to Study Lessons Learned from COVID-19

The two universities are surveying community leaders, businesses and organizations in both the East Central Alabama and the Northwest Alabama to identify lessons learned from the pandemic.
Bluegrass on the Rim Goes Virtual

Take the boredom out of quarantine by watching the 7th annual Bluegrass on the Rim concert on Saturday, June 13, virtually!
Gamecock Soccer Hosting Food Drive

Coaches collecting donations for food bank on June 9.
Finance Students Invest Real Money in the Stock Market

Retired faculty member funds the establishment of a Student Managed Investment Fund.