Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Jacksonville University News

News on Jacksonville University continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

5 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

Concerns grow over East Coast oil exploration

Oil companies and environmentalists are going head-to-head after the federal government decided last week to allow oil exploration off the East Coast of the U.S., including off Northeast Florida's shores.

Comment?

Related Topix: Florida, Cape Canaveral, FL

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Groundbreaking Jacksonville child-care center celebrates 25 years: 'It was a God thing'

Bruce.Lipsky@jacksonville.com Amy Buggle, the founder and executive director of DLC Nurse & Learn, reacts to the progress Kaidyn, 2 1/2, as she cruises along a bookcase to grab a toy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Toddlers, Family, University of North Florida

The Florida Times-Union

High marks for Jacksonville's small business community were years in the making, business leaders say

It's only right that Jacksonville is ranked among the top 25 cities in the country for small business, local business leaders say.

Comment?

Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Orlando, FL, University of North Florida, Davis College

Sat Jul 19, 2014

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Man arrested on 10 counts of sexual abuse charges

One local man is hoping to bring home the distinction of being the fittest man on the planet.

Comment?

Related Topix: Carson, CA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Business Journal

Jacksonville University awarded $625,000 national science grant

The National Science Foundation has awarded Jacksonville University a $625,000 grant to help implement a comprehensive academic program in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Comment?

Thu Jul 17, 2014

WTLV

Flesh-eating bacteria found in St. Johns River

Flesh-eating bacteria found in St. Johns River Flesh-eating bacteria found in Saint Johns River but swimmers urged to stay cautious and not alarmed Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/health/2014/07/17/flesh-eating-bacteria-st-johns-river/12796115/ Aboard Jacksonville University's floating classroom ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Flesh Eating Bacteria, Health, Microbiology, Biology, Science

The Florida Times-Union

Flesh-eating bacteria in river; experts say caution, not panic, right approach

Researchers found a type of bacteria in the St. Johns River that was responsible for 11 deaths in Florida last year, but researchers and health officials say there is no cause for panic.

Comment?

Related Topix: Flesh Eating Bacteria, Health, Duval County, FL

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Three finalists picked for Dixie State University presidency

Three men, including the leader of the LDS Church's Church History Department, have been selected as finalists to become the president of Dixie State University.

Comment?

Related Topix: Brigham Young University, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Davis College, Thunderbird School of Global Management

KSL-TV

Dixie State to choose new leader from 3 finalists

They are: Reid Larkin Neilson, leader of the Mormon church's history department; Don Vapener, dean of the Davis College of Business at Florida's Jacksonville University; and Richard "Biff" Williams, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Indiana State University.

Comment?

Related Topix: Davis College, Indiana State University

Wed Jul 09, 2014

News 4 Jax

Mayor's race newcomer raises $568K

In his first full month as a candidate for mayor of Jacksonville, Lenny Curry and a political action committee supporting him have raised a total of $568,730, according to campaign finance reports filed this week.

Comment?

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Cheers: St. Johns County gets national pub

It's no secret that St. Johns County, with its solid educational system and growing population, is an attractive place to live.

Comment?

Related Topix: St Johns County, FL, Atlantic Beach, FL, St. Augustine, FL, Opinion

Tue Jul 01, 2014

News Observer

King named president of Asheville-Buncombe Tech

The 67-year-old King has been interim president since former president Hank Dunn left in January.

Comment?

Related Topix: Florida Institute of Technology

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

Jacksonville University buys Boys' Home property

Jacksonville University, whose president has pledged to improve the community surrounding the Arlington institution, bought the Boys' Home Association Inc. property south of the campus.

Comment?

Business Journal

Jacksonville University buys riverfront land in Arlington

JU paid $3.325 million for the 39 acres at 2354 University Boulevard North, which is home to a 12,485-square-foot orphanage owned by the Boys Home Association.

Comment?

Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••