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Posted on: May 23, 2014

Memorial Day marks the non-official beginning of summer.  This favorite American holiday is often filled with BBQ’s, time spent with family and friends, and perhaps the first family trip to the pool.  In addition to relaxing with family and friends, Memorial Day is meant to be a day of remembrance and a time to celebrate those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation.  Memorial Day is a...

Posted on: May 20, 2014

On Friday, May 9, 2014, the faculty and staff of Jones International University were pleased to welcome the 2014 Doctoral Graduates to the Denver, Colorado area for their Hooding Ceremony.  This ceremony, the Investiture of Doctoral Degree Hoods, marks the culmination in these students’ academic career as they have successfully completed all coursework and dissertations required to earn their doctoral degrees. 

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Posted on: May 01, 2014

Jones International University’s 2014 Commencement Ceremony is just around the corner.  For those of you graduating this year, please save the date for Friday, June 27, 2014.  On behalf of all faculty and staff of JIU, we wish our 2014 graduating class our sincere congratulations on this momentous achievement.  As we prepare for the upcoming graduation ceremony and festivities, we are excited to announce this year’s graduation speaker, Dr. Mark Milliron. Read on below to learn more.

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Posted on: April 21, 2014

We all get a little spring fever this time of year.  The weather is suddenly beautiful and inviting; picnics and BBQ’s start to fill your calendar, and with your schedule starting to fill you may have little time to focus on your studies.  Losing focus in April and May is a common problem among students aged 6 to 99, so here are a few tips to turn your spring fever into your most productive months of the year!

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Posted on: March 31, 2014

March 31 marks the late Cesar Chavez’s birthday, the official Cesar Chavez Day as declared by the White House, and a holiday in several of our states.  So who was Cesar Chavez?  According to Dr. Martin Luther King, Chavez and King were “brothers in the fight for equality.”  Chavez is a true American hero with a legacy in civil rights leadership, Latino and farm labor leadership, a community organizer, and a champion of non-violent social change. 

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