JIU Blog

Posted on: February 28, 2014

As an online student, it is of paramount importance to be effective at written communications.  In traditional classrooms, you might have the opportunity to present projects orally, with video support, and other visual aids.  As an online student, your professor’s only means to evaluate your work is through your submitted written communications.  Therefore, following proper grammatical rules and composition guidelines become doubly important.  You may be the smartest kid in your class,...

Posted on: February 07, 2014

With the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games underway, we can’t help but find inspiration in the amazing feats and accomplishments of the athletes involved.  Where Jones International University strives to meet the gold standard in education, we aren’t that different from the hundreds of athletes striving to find a “gold standard” in their respective Olympic sport.  While we, as students and educators, study and train our minds for years to become experts in our respective academic fields;...

Posted on: January 23, 2014

As we mentioned in our last blog post, JIU has started a Student Veterans of America Chapter.  The Student Veterans of America (SVA) is a coalition of student veterans groups from college campuses across the United States.  SVA provides military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation. 

We are very excited to announce that JIU’s SVA chapter will be led by Chris Pashane.  Chris...

Posted on: January 21, 2014

Jones International University is very excited to announce the advent of our own Student Veterans of America chapter.  The Student Veterans of America (SVA) is a coalition of student veterans groups from college campuses across the United States. Founded in January of 2008, SVA is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that works to develop new student groups, coordinate between existing student groups, and advocate on behalf of student veterans at the local, state, and national level

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Posted on: December 30, 2013

2013 has been a terrific year for Jones International University.  Though we’ve seen a few changes over the past twelve months, we have also had many moments of celebration of our students’ achievements, graduations, and success stories.  We’ve also had the opportunity to give back to our local Denver neighbors and support our mission of education among the community that surrounds us.  Overall, it has been a fantastic year in which we have furthered our mission to make education accessible to...

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