Press Releases

Dr.
Mark David Milliron will deliver online commencement address to JIU graduates
on June 27.

Denver, CO May 7, 2014  Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®) is proud to announce Dr. Mark David Milliron is the 2014 JIU Commencement speaker. Dr. Milliron is best known as a champion for education opportunity and a catalyst for conversations on innovation and the road ahead for higher education.  An award-winning leader, author, speaker and consultant, he has worked with universities, community colleges, K-12 schools, foundations, corporations, associations and government agencies across the country and around the world. 

“We are excited to announce Dr....

Special
Night at Denver Nuggets Game celebrates Hispanic Community Pride

On March 5, 2014, Jones International University® (JIU®) partnered with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver to be the Presenting Sponsor at the 2014 Noche éne-bé-a  (NBA) with the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center.  A celebration of Hispanic heritage and culture in association with the NBA, Noche éne-bé-a is an annual event highlighting the continued commitment of the NBA to celebrate diversity
in the game of basketball.

JIU representative, Alexander Garcia, doctoral graduate student and Lead Faculty Member in the School of Business,...

Gift to support WDL expansion of content on American achievements in Science and Technology

Denver, CO - February 2, 2014  The Library of Congress today announced a gift from Jones International University® (JIU®) to the Library’s World Digital Library (WDL), an initiative which brings the rarest and most important cultural documents of the world to people everywhere.  This gift of $250,000 will support WDL expansion of content on American achievements in science and technology.

JIU Chancellor Milton Goldberg joined Librarian of Congress James H. Billington and John Van Oudenaren, director of the World Digital Library, to announce the
gift.

JIU faculty will...

Dr. Lisa R. Braverman selected to fill role for online university.

Denver, CO  January 21, 2014  Jones International University® (JIU®) is pleased to announce that Lisa R. Braverman,
Ph.D. has been appointed as the University’s Chief Academic Officer. In this role, Dr. Braverman will be responsible for leading and
managing the entire range of academic activities for JIU including oversight of
the University’s curriculum, instruction, assessment of student learning,
service and compliance to ensure teaching excellence and fulfillment of the
University’s vision and mission.

“The role of Chief Academic Officer is crucial to...

Donation will go allow children in
Medical Day Treatment Program to shop for themselves and others during holiday
season.

(Denver, Colo.) –
Jones International
University®, Ltd. (JIU®)today announced that it will donate $3000 to the Children’s Hospital
Foundation of Denver’s Medical Day Treatment Program.  In 1978, Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation was
formally established as a separate charitable 501(c)(3) organization dedicated
solely to advancing the mission of Children’s Hospital Colorado. JIU’s donation
will provide $100 shopping cards to each of the 27 participants in The Medical
Day Treatment...

University
honored on national listing for fourth consecutive year.

Denver, Colo. (September
12, 2013)

– Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning
into civilian life, has named Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®)to
the coveted Military Friendly Schools® list. The 2014 Military Friendly
Schools® list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade
schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military
service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on
campus.  Jones International University has been...

DENVER,
Colo., (September 5, 2013)
– Colorado is one of the healthiest states in the nation and home to
some of the healthiest cities.  Healthy lifestyles and a clean environment
go hand in hand and that’s why Solve IT, a Lakewood, Colorado technology
business, has teamed up with Techno + Rescue a certified e-steward TM
electronic recycler, to host Recycle IT.  This year, Solve IT’s Spring
2013 Recycle IT brought in over 10,000 pounds of electronic equipment.

“Recycle IT
aims to give consumers and businesses in our community the opportunity to do
the right thing for the environment by recycling their old...

DENVER, Colo., (August 19, 2013) — Children
in the Denver-area will receive school supplies next week courtesy of the Stuff
for Students drive organized by Volunteers of America, 9NEWS and King Soopers.
Jones International University® (JIU®)
partnered with these organizations and aided in the collection effort from
August 2 – 23.  At the end of the collection
period, JIU collected and delivered 1,890 individual back-to-school supply
items for the drive. Once sorted, Volunteers of America will distribute the
school supplies to children in need.

Every year, the list of school supplies
required by...

DENVER, Colo., (August 14, 2013) — One
thousand Denver-area children will receive backpacks stuffed with school supplies
this week, courtesy of The Potter’s House, Frazier Global Strategies and Jones
International University® (JIU®).
The three organizations partnered to fund the 2013 Backpack Drive to provide
school supplies to pre-kindergarten through high school aged children in the
Denver area.

Over 150 volunteers from The Potters House helped
assemble school supplies and stuff backpacks donated in part by Frazier Global
Strategies and Jones International University to be distributed to children and...

University
Pledges to Support Student Veterans

Denver, Colo. (August 8, 2013)
– Today, Jones International University signed a pledge to join the Education Pillar
of Got Your 6 and support student
veterans by implementing and enhancing resources, programs and policies to
support this population. Got Your 6 is a movement led by a consortium of major film
and television studios, broadcast and cable television networks, talent
agencies, and guilds that are united in changing the conversation in America
with regards to veterans and military families. Jones International University...

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