Arbor Day celebration is “tree-mendous”

Katie Cline, Editor-in-Chief “Look around this campus. Can you imagine what this campus would look like without trees?” Jacksonville mayor Johnny Smith asked the crowd that gathered by Bennett Field. On Thursday, February 15, Jacksonville State University celebrated Arbor Day with the planting of an Overcup Oak tree near the newly christened Marching Southerners practice field. … Continue reading Arbor Day celebration is “tree-mendous”

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No crap (game) here: JSU drama puts on “Guys and Dolls”

Katie Cline, Editor-in-Chief 1930s New York City comes to Jacksonville with JSU Drama’s production of “Guys and Dolls” February 23-25 and March 2-4. The musical follows Nathan Detroit, a gambler, as he tries to set up the biggest crap game in the city, much to the dissatisfaction of his fiancée of 14 years, Miss Adelaide. But … Continue reading No crap (game) here: JSU drama puts on “Guys and Dolls”

AOII brings Mardi Gras spirit to Jacksonville

Nick Adrian, Staff Writer A bit of New Orleans made its way to Jacksonville this past week as JSU celebrated Mardi Gras culminating with its first ever Mardi Gras parade on Saturday, February 10. The event was hosted by Alpha Omicron Pi to raise money for their philanthropy, Arthritis Research. Mardi Gras is a thousands-of-years-old celebration … Continue reading AOII brings Mardi Gras spirit to Jacksonville

Spring musicale brings Disney to Mason

Katie Cline, Editor-in-Chief The sisters of Sigma Alpha Iota took audience members to “A Whole New World” as part of their musicale on February 6. Twelve members took to the stage in the Mason Hall Performance Center to perform selections from the classic Disney movies “Hercules,” “Rapunzel,” “A Little Mermaid” and “101 Dalmatians.” Deandrea Stowe started … Continue reading Spring musicale brings Disney to Mason

From BFFs to Mr. and Mrs.: Active Minds hosts relationship workshop

Nick Adrian, Staff Writer This Tuesday, JSU’s branch of the organization Active Minds held a Relationship Talk with husband and wife Fred and Rochelle Smith titled: “From BFF to Mr. and Mrs.”  The couple, who were once JSU students themselves, gave the story of how they met and offered advice on how not only to lead … Continue reading From BFFs to Mr. and Mrs.: Active Minds hosts relationship workshop