Faculty and staff at Jacksonville State University convened on Monday, August 19 to kick off the 2013-2014 academic year.
At convocation, new faculty and staff were introduced and employees received updates on the university's strategic plan and SACSCOC reaffirmation process. They also learned about two new initiatives: "Deeply Rooted. Future Driven," the university's upcoming capital campaign; and "Fast Forward," JSU's new Quality Enhancement Plan.
Dr. William A. Meehan, university president, addressed the gathering.
His remarks are available here.