JSU Blogs


JSU Blogs

Departmental Blogs

  • Southerners in London
    Relive the excitement of the Southerners and Marching Ballerinas trip to London to lead the 2012 London New Year's Day Parade! This blog is managed by Angie Finley, JSU PR Specialist (added April 16, 2012).
  • DE in Focus
    Educational Technology Updates from the Office of Distance Education. This blog is managed by Carey Smouse, Instructional Design Specialist (added June 9, 2009).
  • At the Center of DE
    Kerri Anne Reese, Distance Education Specialist, created this blog for students. Her vision for the blog is to provide information about the technologies and tools used which allow students to arrive at "where they are going." 
  • In the House
    The Department of University Housing and Residence Life maintains this blog for students who live on campus. 

Blogs by JSU Administration, Faculty and Staff

  • 9th Floor News
    A blog by Paula Barnett Ellis, a librarian at Houston Cole Library (Added May 19, 2009)
  • The Education Librarian: A Day in the Life
    A blog by Laurie Charnigo, education librarian at Houston Cole Library (Added May 19, 2009)
  • Library Access Off Campus
    This blog, designed for distance education students and faculty, was created and is maintained by HCL Distance Education/Electronic Resources Manager Yingqi Tang. (Added May 22, 2009)
  • On 6 @ HCL
    A blog containing news and research pertaining to the Arts and Humanities. Written by Carley Knight, a librarian at Houston Cole Library (Added September 23, 2011)
  • Organized Randomness
    A personal blog by Dr. Jordan Barkley, associate dean in the College of Education and Professional Studies. (Added August 22, 2012)

Blogs by JSU Alumni

  • Actually I am a Rocket Scientist
    A blog by JSU alumnus B.L. Lindley Anderson (Added June 8, 2009)
  • Gamecock Illustrated
    JSU Athletics from a student/fan perspective. (Added May 18, 2009)
  • The Other McCain
    By JSU alumnus Robert Stacy McCain ('83).
  • Gina Brown Art
    By JSU alumna and artist Gina Brown. (Added January 29, 2010)
  • The Retired Southerner
    A blog by JSU alumnus Rick Green ('67). (Added February 1, 2010)
  • Cranks My Tractor
    By JSU alumnus Brent Heard. (Added September 15, 2010)
  • Ergo the Quandary
    JSU alumna Heather Horn Burright ('05/'06) blogs about words. She currently lives in Chicago. (Added February 15, 2011)
  • Belly Acres, Alabama
    JSU alumna Sherry Fraser Snider ('93, '97) describes her blog as her "front porch in the blogosphere"  (Added September 12, 2011)
  • Get Organized!
    JSU alumnus Frank Buck (’81) blogs about organization and time management. Dr. Buck lives in Pell City. (Added September 16, 2011)
  • Minor League Picture
    JSU alumna and former Gamecock soccer player Chelsea Pelletier Watts ('11) blogs about life on the road with her husband, professional baseball player, JSU alumnus and former Gamecock pitcher Daniel Watts ('12). (Added April 30, 2013)