DENVER, Colo., (November
10, 2012) — One
thousand and one hundred Denver-area individuals received a new winter coat
this past Saturday at the annual Highpoint Church Winter Coat Giveaway
sponsored by Highpoint Church, Frazier Global Strategies and Jones International University® (JIU®). During the two hour event, brand new coats were
distributed on a first come, first served basis to men, women and children in
the Denver community. Held at the Martin
Luther King Jr. Library in Aurora, Colorado, the giveaway was open to the
public; no advanced reservations or registration required.
DENVER (October 9,
– Glenn Jones was named as one of the 2013 inductees into the Colorado Business
Hall of Fame today by Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc. and the Denver
Metro Chamber of Commerce. The Colorado
Business Hall of Fame is an elite group comprised of Colorado’s most
distinguished business leaders from the past and present.
“Inclusion in the Colorado Business Hall of Fame is
the pinnacle of success and recognition,” said Chris Harr, 2012/2013 chairman
of the Junior Achievement board of directors. “These leaders provide
inspiration for future trailblazers and have left a legacy that reinforces...
DENVER, Colo., (October
4, 2012) — Jones
International University® (JIU®) today announced the renewal of the Educator Scholarship
Program for Douglas
County Educational Foundation (DCEF). This partnership provides all employees in
County School District (DCSD) access to scholarship options to use towards master and doctoral degrees in education and business
fields of study.
initial scholarship program was introduced in 2009, when JIU launched a
partnership with DCEF to offer up to $1,000,000 in scholarships to over 100
DCSD employees. The program targets individuals who have...
DENVER, Colo., (September 26, 2012) — Jones International University® (JIU®) is pleased to announce Milton Goldberg Ed.D has been selected to fill
the role of University Chancellor. Effective
immediately, Dr. Goldberg will resign all responsibilities as JIU’s Chairman of the
Board and its Governance Committee, as well as his membership on the
university’s Board of Trustees and will commence leadership
activities in the Chancellor position. As
Chancellor, he will be responsible for support and guidance in the strategic
direction and affairs of the university to meet the highest academic standards.
DENVER, Colo., (September
17, 2012) —Victory
Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into
civilian life, has named Jones International University® (JIU®) to
its annual Military Friendly Schools ® list. The 2013 Military Friendly Schools
® list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools
that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members,
veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus
on the 2013 list of Military Friendly Schools ® shows JIU’s commitment to
providing a supportive environment...
DENVER, Colo., (September
12, 2012) — Jones
International University® (JIU®) is pleased to announce that Ellie Shahinian Baldwin Ph.D has been appointed as the University’s Dean for the School of Education,
In this role, Dr. Baldwin will be responsible for leading and managing academic
activities for JIU’s School of Education including oversight of the curriculum,
instruction, and assessment of student learning to ensure teaching excellence
and fulfillment of the University’s vision and mission.
Ellie Shahinian Baldwin joins JIU from Metropolitan State College of Denver,
DENVER, Colo., (September
10, 2012) — Jones International University® (JIU®) recently
announced Platinum level sponsorship of the Billington CyberSecurity Summit to
occur on September 27 in Washington, D.C.
at the National Press Club, this event will host an elite cross-section of over
25 distinguished federal, state and industry cyber experts who will provide
targeted insights about late-breaking developments surrounding increasingly
sophisticated threats to critical infrastructure—the number one security issue
facing Congress and the nation. Confirmed speakers include current and
DENVER, Colo., (August
21, 2012) — Children
in the Denver-area will receive school supplies next week courtesy of the Stuff
for Students drive organized by Volunteers of America and 9NEWS. Jones International University®
(JIU®) partnered with these organizations and aided in the
collection effort between July 18th and August 20th. At the end of the month-long period, JIU
collected and delivered two van-loads full of supplies for the drive. Once
sorted, Volunteers of America will distribute the school supplies to fifteen
Denver-area school districts where the items will then be provided to children...
DENVER, Colo., (July
27, 2012) — Five
hundred Denver-area children will receive backpacks stuffed with school
supplies this weekend courtesy of The Potter’s House, Frazier Global Strategies
and Jones International University® (JIU®). The three organizations partnered to fund the
2012 Backpack Drive to provide school supplies to pre-kindergarten through high
school aged children in the Denver area.
Backpacks will be distributed to families who signed up to receive the
packs on Sunday, July 29 at The Potter’s House following the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
were able to sign up to...
Ernst & Young announces
Glenn Jones, Founder, Jones International, Ltd.
is an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award winner in The Mountain
Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in the Media &
(June 29, 2011)— Ernst & Young LLP today announced that Glenn Jones, Founder,
Jones International, Ltd., received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The
Year® 2012 Award in the Media & Communications category in
Mountain Desert Region. The award...