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JSU Board Votes to Keep Tuition Level for 2014-2015 Academic Year
The JSU Board of Trustees voted at their April 21 meeting to keep tuition level for 2014-2015. This is in keeping with the commitment the board and university leadership made to our students earlier this year.
Lilly Ledbetter, whose fight for equal pay and women’s rights went all the way to the Supreme Court and resulted in the Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act, will speak at Jacksonville State University's spring commencement on Friday, May 2 at 6:30 p.m. on Burgess-Snow Field at JSU Stadium.
Registration is now open for CORE Academy 2014- "Learning from Each Other," which will take place June 3-5 on the JSU Campus. Keynote speakers are Marc Prensky, author of "Teaching Digital Natives," and Dr. Tommy Bice, Alabama State Superintendent of Education.
During the recent Annual S.H.O.E (Students Helping Others Excel) project, students in JSU's Honors Program collected 79 pairs of shoes that were donated to JCOC.
Congratulations to Ms. Lynn Garner, Jacksonville State University's Employee of the Month for April 2014.
On Friday, June 15, 2012, Acker Electric will perform testing and repairs on the University's electrical substation.
The Jacksonville State University International House recently partnered with the JSU ROTC program for an evening seminar to educate cadets on various world events, cultures, and etiquette.
Michael Walker, an audiovisual technician at JSU, is making melodies and helping children with their math skills in the process. Walker recently began Musical Learning Tools (MuLT), which essentially takes the approved Common Core Curriculum being taught in K-12 classrooms and adds catchy music and lyrics to it.
Do you have the next big idea? If you're an inventor or a potential inventor, you won't want to miss the Alabama Conference for Inventors on Thursday, February 20 at the Houston Cole Library.
On Friday, April 11, the JSU Social Work Practice II Students were awarded the Volunteer of the Year Award 2014 at McGuffey Health and Rehab in Gadsden. The award is voted on by the residents of the facility.
Congratulations to the following Jacksonville State University faculty who will receive promotion or tenure in Fall 2014...
JSU's EM and CERT training will take place on April 21 and 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in JSU’s McClellan Room.
The Jacksonville State University’s College of Education and Professional Studies will be kicking off their Community Garden Outreach Project on Friday, April 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville.
Stephenson Hall will be closed on Tuesday, April 29 for floor waxing.
Dr. Renée Baptiste and the members of Encore!, the Jacksonville State University show choir, are gearing up for their annual spring concert taking place this week. However, there is one slight twist to this year’s performance - it will be a twenty-fifth year reunion inviting back every single past member of the ensemble.
Freshman Forum is excited to announce that the fifth annual One Day without Shoes at JSU will be held Wednesday, April 16th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the TMB Lawn.
The Jacksonville State University Board of Trustees will hold their quarterly meeting on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10 a.m. The trustees will conduct this meeting at the Little River Canyon Center, 4322 Little River Trail NE, Fort Payne AL 35967.
Please join us for the College of Arts and Sciences' Annual Student Symposium on February 5-6 at the Houston Cole Library.
The Jacksonville State University Department of Art announces the opening of the BFA/BA Senior Exhibition at the Hammond Hall Art Gallery on April 17, 2014 from 5-7 p.m.
Renee Morrison, assistant director of the JSU Field Schools, was one of seven individuals or businesses honored recently in Asheville, North Carolina as a recipient of Wild South’s Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Awards. The awards honor outstanding conservation work in the South and were presented at the Sixth Annual Green Gala on March 21.
A slate of special speakers with news and public relations backgrounds will highlight Communication Week at JSU on April 14-17.
Please join the JSU Institute for Research and Collaboration (IRC) for the monthly ‘Brown-Bag’ Open Forum discussion. The session is scheduled for Tuesday, April 22 2014 from 12:00-1:30 p.m. in Room 202 Martin Hall (the collaborative classroom).
JSU ROTC awards ceremony will be on April 17 at 3 p.m. in Rowe Hall.
Sealed bids for surplus property will be received by Jacksonville State University in the Office of Purchasing, Room 310 Bibb Graves Hall until 10:00 a.m. April 22, 2014, at which time there will be a public opening of the bids.
Christy Tower-Gilchrest gives a biology seminar.
JSU Bookstore Sale
Jacksonville State fans will get the opportunity to see the Gamecock football team in action under new coach John Grass at the J-Day Spring Football Game on Saturday, April 12 at 6 p.m. at Burgess-Snow Field at JSU Stadium.
Jacksonville State University's SGA presents "Cockystock," one day of peace and music festival, on Wednesday, April 9 from 4-8 p.m. on the Theron Montgomery Building lawn. Headlining the festival will be Suite 709, who will perform at 6 p.m.
Encore! will have their spring concert on April 17.
The Progressive Study Club of Jacksonville donated $8,000 to the Jones International House.
JSUDrama and CharACTers Perform The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel said, “I decided to devote my life to telling the story because I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead. And anyone who does not remember betrays them again.”
Jacksonville State University's Office of Human Resources announces the 2014 Benefits-Vendor-Health Fair, set for Thursday, April 3 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on the third floor of the Theron Montgomery Building.
Students, to avoid having your Summer 2014 classes and housing assignment cancelled (if applicable), you must pay your account balance in full, be enrolled in the payment plan, or have enough financial aid applied in your account by close of business on the last day to register for each term.
Be first in line for your student refund without going to the mail center! Sign up for Electronic Direct Deposit!
On April 4, 2014, the Financial Management Association will be taking a trip to the Federal Reserve in Atlanta, Ga. All students are welcome to partake in this free event.
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. the Calhoun County Civic Chorale will present its spring concert at the Church of St. Michael and All Angels. The concert, entitled “In Praise of Nature and the Divine”, possesses choral repertoire that explores the connection between nature and spirituality.
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On April 9, 2014, Jacksonville State University’s Art Department will host guest speaker Ben Jenkins. The speech will take place at the JSU Roundhouse at 7:00 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.
Spring into “Eggcellent” Health with students from JSU’s Nutrition and Exercise Science programs at the April Wellness Wednesday! This month's Wellness Wednesday will take place April 9 from noon-1 p.m. in Room 118 East Mason Hall.
On Friday, April 4, 2014, Ms. Kim Westbrooks will be delivering the Library Lunchtime Lecture at 11:30 a.m., on the 10th floor of the Houston Cole Library (rm. 10B). This event is open to the public and admission is free.
On Sunday, March 16 at 3 p.m., the Jacksonville State University A Cappella Choir and Chamber Singers, under the direction JSU Director of Choral Activities Dr. Patricia Corbin, will perform their spring concert at the First Baptist Church in Oxford. Featured guest choir on the concert will be the Oxford High School Choral Ensemble, under the direction of Ms Jane Lewis.
On April 2, the Justice & Civil Rights Initiative at Jacksonville State University presents "Stand Your Ground: Your Right To Be Informed," which will take place at 6:30 p.m. in Room 101 of Merrill Hall.
Come experience Jacksonville State University and our campus at our 2014 Spring Preview Day on Saturday, April 5!
The Office of Controller and Office of Purchasing will offer Banner Finance Training opportunities on April 3 and April 8.
Mr. David B. Thompson has been promoted to Director of Physical Plant at Jacksonville State University.
Jacksonville State University and The Alabama Film Symposium are pleased to present JSU's first film conference, Storytelling, on Friday, April 4 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. at the Anders Round House on the JSU campus.
Congratulations to the following winners in the March 20 SGA Spring General Elections--
Juan Lopez-Bautista of the University of Alabama Tuscaloosa will present a free seminar, “The Tree of Life for Red and Green Algae”, on March 21, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. This event will take place in Room 130 of Martin Hall.
Due to an issue with our telephone billing system, last month's bills were sent out today instead of the current bills. Please disregard these bills. The current bills will be sent shortly. Your telephone accounts will be charged correctly, you will not be billed twice for last month.