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Rich Rodriguez Named Head Football Coach

Rodriguez brings over 30 years of collegiate coaching experience and 24 as a head coach to Jacksonville State.

Fall Commencement Scheduled for Dec. 10

More than 700 students are set to earn their degrees from JSU in Fall 2021.
Thanksgiving Break Info and Hours

The university will be closed for Thanksgiving Break on Nov. 22-26.
JSU Creates Art History Program

The JSU Department of Art and Design recently began offering a concentration in art history within the Bachelor of Arts in Art degree program.
Alabama Public Television Airing JSU Documentary About Anniston Museum

“Lagarde: Making National History” will premiere on APT on Nov. 24 at 9 p.m.
Explore Resilience and Grit in Spring 2022

JSU’s Explore Seminar program will continue to focus on Resilience and Grit this spring.
University Selects New Human Resources Director 

JSU alumna Allison Casey joined the staff on Nov. 1.
Housing Office Relocated Within Angle Hall

The Office of Housing Operations and Residence Life has relocated to Angle Hall, Room 111, as of Nov. 8.
Gamecock Athletics Accepts Invitation to Join Conference USA

The move will place the Gamecocks in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), the highest level of college football.
University Celebrating First-Generation Gamecocks

The week of Nov. 8, JSU will recognize its current first-generation students, alumni, faculty and staff with a series of events celebrating their accomplishments.
Funeral Services Planned for JSU Freshman

A small family gathering is planned for Nov. 5 for Yasmin Bolden, while the university is working to organization a campus memorial service.
JSU Boo: Halloween Happenings 2021

Halloween is back and bigger than ever on campus this fall.
New Fountain Under Construction at Angle Hall

The Miriam and James Haywood Memorial Fountain is scheduled to be installed by end of January 2022.
Forensics Professor Launches True Crime Podcast, “Body Bags”

Noted death investigator Joseph Scott Morgan breaks down the science behind crime scenes in new trending podcast.
JSU Honors Fallen Vietnam War Soldiers

The Board of Trustees passed a resolution honoring the six fallen Vietnam soldiers who were students or graduates of the university. Rooms in Rowe Hall will be named in their honor.