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Students return from spring break, plunge into relief work

Students return from spring break to assist in relief efforts to clean up after the recent tornadoes.

Student Affairs Update - Mar 23

A daily update on tornado recovery from JSU Student Affairs.
JSU to Finish Spring Semester Despite Tornado Devastation

It's not a matter of "if," but a matter of "how" JSU will complete the spring semester following a natural disaster.
Student Affairs Update - Mar 22

Updates to student FAQs
Student Affairs Addresses Student Concerns Following Tornadoes - Mar 21

A letter from the VP of Student Affairs, Tim King, concerning the recent tornadoes.
Press Conference on Wednesday

President John Beehler will address the press on Wednesday.
Vendors Wanted for JAMfest

Vendors wanted for second annual JAMfest.
JSU Students Lead Peers at Collegiate Legislature

JSU students dominated at the annual YMCA Collegiate Legislature on March 1-3 in Montgomery, winning the Speaker’s Cup as the most outstanding delegation.
Marching Ballerinas to Kick Off Spring Auditions

The South's most beloved college dance line, the JSU Marching Ballerinas, will “kick” off its 2018 season with auditions on April 7-8.
JSU Hosts State Family and Consumer Sciences Conference

The Alabama Association of Family and Consumer Sciences held its 2018 annual conference on the Jacksonville State University campus on February 22-23.
Scheduled Power Outage on March 17

There will be a campus-wide power outage Saturday, March 17, starting at 6 a.m., to complete repairs to the substation.
JSU to Honor Ledbetter at Women in Philanthropy Brunch

Lilly Ledbetter to be honored at first brunch honoring women, presented by JSU Development.
JSU Announces Accepted Students for Fall 2018

More than 2,600 new students have been admitted so far for Fall 2018.
Campus Safety Week March 12-15

Before students head out of town for spring break, the Student Government Association and JSU Police Department will host Campus Safety Week on March 12-15 to educate the campus on personal safety.
Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society Application Deadline March 12

Applications are now being accepted for the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society.
Share School Spirit with JSU Digital Stickers

Show your school spirit while expressing yourself in text messages!
Michael Boynton Honored for Innovative Teaching

Dr. Michael Boynton, assistant drama professor, was awarded the 2017-2018 Prize for Innovative Teaching from The Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) and The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region IV (KCACTF) in February.
Faculty Spotlight: Jeff Dodd

For mathematics professor Jeff Dodd, helping students connect with math is a calling.
Reserve Housing for 2018-2019

The spring semester is flying by, and it’s already time to RSVP to live on campus next academic year!
26th Annual Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA Announced

Cycling enthusiasts, gear up for the 26th annual Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA. In May, JSU's Pete Mathews Coliseum will be the starting and ending points of the rugged, 100-mile biking event.
Meet the Candidates for Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator

Campus is invited to meet the candidates for coordinator of diversity and inclusion.
State Recognizes Campus for Green Initiatives

JSU has been named a 2018 Green Ribbon School by the Alabama State Department of Education for its environmental impact.
Continuing Education Publishes Winter/Spring Catalog

The winter/spring edition of JSU Continuing Education’s course catalog, “Mainstreet,” is now available.
Meet the Candidates for Enrollment Management Associate VP

JSU faculty, staff and students are invited to meet the candidates for Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management.
JSU Senior Taylor Register Receives National Honor

JSU senior Taylor Register has been awarded the Order of Omega Scholarship
JSU Interfraternity Council Honored at Regional Conference

The JSU Interfraternity Council has received three awards from the Southeastern Interfraternity Conference.
Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Invites Applicants

Applications are now being accepted for the Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society.
Celebrate Black History Month

Mark your calendar for the following Black History Month events.
Governor Appoints Greg Brown to JSU Board of Trustees

The Alabama Senate has confirmed Gov. Robert Bentley’s appointment of Greg Brown to the Jacksonville State University Board of Trustees, effective immediately. He will represent Congressional District 3, filling a seat formerly held by James L. Coxwell, Sr., who has served a full 12-year term on the board. The Senate also confirmed Bentley’s reappointment of Randall Jones to the board, representing District 5.
Dean Christie Shelton Named to National Board

Dr. Christie Shelton, dean of the JSU School of Health Professions and Wellness, has been elected a board member-at-large of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
Arbor Day Foundation Honors Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville State University has been recognized as a 2017 Tree Campus USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
ROTC offers $5K bonus to all qualified college sophomores

The U.S. Army is looking for the best and brightest college students in the country to lead America’s Soldiers as they conduct operations around the world from relief efforts in Puerto Rico to combat operations in the middle east.
Reminder: 2018-19 Scholarship Deadlines

The deadline for general scholarships is Feb. 1, while transfer scholarship applications are due March 31.
Board of Trustees Meeting Recap

The Jacksonville State Board of Trustees held its spring quarterly meeting on Jan. 23.
Trustee Meeting Schedule for 2018

The JSU Board of Trustees will hold its quarterly meeting on Jan. 22-23. All meetings are open to the public.
Campus Closed on Jan. 16 Due to Winter Weather

Due to the threat of dangerous road conditions, Jacksonville State University will be closed on Tuesday, January 16.
Winter Storm Closes Campus Again on Jan. 17

JSU will be closed on Wednesday, January 17, due to winter weather. Classes will not meet and offices will be closed.
Scale Back Alabama Launches Jan. 22

JSU’s Wellness Center will serve as a weigh-in site for the state’s largest weight loss and exercise program, Scale Back Alabama, launching Jan. 22.
Campus to Open at 11 a.m. on Jan. 18

JSU will reopen at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, following two days of closure due to winter weather.
Lauren Reaves Crowned Miss JSU 2018

Congratulations to sophomore Lauren Reaves, who was crowned Miss JSU 2018 on January 12.
Campus to Delay Opening Until 10:30 AM on January 8

Due to a winter weather advisory, JSU will not open until 10:30 a.m. on January 8.
Over 2000 Students Make Fall 2017 Honors List

More than 2,000 Jacksonville State University students were named to the President's and Dean’s Lists following the Fall 2017 semester for their outstanding academic performance.
Professors Celebrate Album Debut

JSU Music Professors Eryn Oft and James Woodward have released a new album: “Eryn Oft: Out of the Box,” featuring world music arranged for the bassoon and recorded on campus.
JSU Spreads Cheer at State Veterans Home

Several faculty, staff and students of the ROTC program visited with the veterans and delivered beautiful Christmas poinsettias donated by President John and Dr. Pamela Beehler.
Breon Moore appointed to Regional Board

Congratulations to JSU Greek Breon Moore, who has been appointed Junior Vice Polemarch-AL (JVP) for the Southern Province of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. The appointment was made by Province Polemarch Bertram K. Orum and approved by the Southern Province Board of Directors.
Greek Community Achieves Academic Excellence

The fraternity and sorority community at JSU had an outstanding academic semester this fall
Employee Appreciation Night at Basketball Matchup

Free admission to faculty and staff at basketball games on Dec. 28.
Scheduled Power Outage on Dec. 21

The power will be out on campus as repairs are made on Dec. 21, 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.
JSU Greeks Give Back to 2nd Chance Women’s Shelter

JSU’s fraternities and sororities recently teamed up to collect donations for 2nd Chance, a nonprofit that provides safe shelter and supportive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence in Northeast Alabama.
Winner of Southern Playwrights Competition Announced

John Barrow’s “Lillian Paula Carson” has been named this year’s winner of the Southern Playwrights Competition presented by the Department of English at Jacksonville State University.

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