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Campus Observes Thanksgiving 2019

Campus closed Nov. 25-29.

Marching Southerners Perform at Bands of America

The band performed to 90,000 spectators in Indianapolis, Ind. on Nov. 15 as part of Bands of America’s 2019 Grand National Championship.
Gov. Kay Ivey Visits JSU Canyon Center

The governor visited the center in honor of the state's 200th anniversary.
Unique Courses Coming in 2020

Listen up, muggles. We know that by this time in the year coursework can seem so boring that you'd swear a Dementor is about to suck the life out of you. But there is a way to break the late semester sleeping spell! Check out one of these fresh, unique and exciting courses coming to JSU in Spring and Summer 2020.
JSU Drama to Present "The Imaginary Invalid"

The 346-year-old French play has been brought back to life by JSU's talent drama students and faculty. Show dates are Nov. 15-18.
Agents Behind Netflix’s “Narcos” Coming to Campus

Retired DEA agents Steve Murphy and Javier Pena to speak on Nov. 18, 1-4 p.m., in Leone Cole Auditorium.
International House Director Appointed to Statewide Board

Chandni Khadka-Walsh has been appointed to serve as a chair of Study Alabama/Consortium for Global Engagement and Economic Development.
Undergrad Places in Statewide Bodybuilding Competition

Junior Sam Townsend places third in a statewide bodybuilding competition, proving its possible to overcome addiction and reach goals.
JSU and City Partner to Host Foothills Fall Festival

Mark your calendars for Thanksgiving event on Nov. 21 event.
University Working to Expand Campus Dining

Contract renewal with Sodexo includes proposal for new cafeteria.
New Dean Named for JSU School of Business and Industry

Dr. Steven McClung to begin Jan. 2020, following the retirement of longtime dean Dr. Bill Fielding.
JSU Selects New Dean of Health Professions and Wellness

Dr. Tracey Matthews has been selected as JSU’s new dean of the School of Health Professions and Wellness. She will take over the reins in January 2020.
"Grassroots Grantsmanship" to Grow External Funding

New Sponsored Programs Director Dr. Michael Wetherholt hopes to grow JSU's external funding.
JSU to Launch Safety Program with Department of Justice Grant

A $300,000 federal grant will support crime prevention and victim support services.
Trustees Vote to Release President Beehler From Contract

Don Killingsworth to serve as acting president effective immediately.