Press Releases

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,
effective immediately.
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.

Dr.
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.
Held
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
former...

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.
services.

Families
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
Desert region

Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in the Media &
Communications category

DENVER, Colo.,
(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...

Entrepreneur
of the Year 2012

Glenn Jones
moved by deep commitment to education

Winner - Media
& Communications

Premium
content from Denver Business Journal by Lisa Wirthman, Special to the Business
Journal
Date: Friday,
June 29, 2012, 4:00am MDT

Kathleen Lavine |
Denver Business Journal

Glenn Jones,
executive chairman, CEO and president of Jones International Ltd., created the
online university in 1993.

The idea for the
...

DENVER, Colo., (May
11, 2012) —
Jones
International University® (JIU®)today announced that Founder
Glenn R. Jones was named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of
The Year® 2012 program in the Mountain Desert region which
includes Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico. The award recognizes outstanding
entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such
areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their
businesses and communities. Jones was selected by a panel of independent
judges.  Awards will be presented at a special...

DENVER, Colo., (April
3, 2012) —
Jones
International University®, Ltd. (JIU®) today announced the availability of
SkyDrive service for students.  SkyDrive
is a Microsoft cloud service which enables JIU students to utilize web-based
versions of Microsoft Office products including: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
at no additional charge. 

Available
through student accounts on the JIU website, students may access the cloud
service through their “My Courses” page and by following the SkyDrive
link.  SkyDrive allows any student with internet
service and a web browser to have access...

DENVER - (March 29, 2012) – When the Mizel
Museum chose to honor Glenn R. Jones with the 2012 Community Enrichment Award
and asked for his list of achievements, they didn’t expect a four-page resume
that might make Bill Gates look like an underachiever. Jones’ list of
accomplishments includes dozens of successful business and humanitarian
endeavors, groundbreaking inventions, multiple business holdings, award-winning
documentary and motion picture production, and far-reaching investments, and he’s
been on the receiving end of multiple honors and awards.

Jones is a
businessman, inventor, founder, humanitarian, visionary,...

DENVER, Colo., (January 6, 2012) – Jones International
University® (JIU®) congratulates Cheryl Rowles-Stokes on her recent appointment by
Governor John Hickenlooper as the new county court judge in the 18th
Judicial District.  Rowles-Stokes is a
graduate of JIU and received her Masters of Business Administration from the
University before pursuing a J.D. from the Sturm College of Law at the
University of Denver.

The Colorado Judicial Branch announced that the Governor
appointed Rowles-Stokes to fill a vacancy created by Judge Ethan Feldman’s
retirement.  Rowles-Stokes, who lives in
...

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