Arts & Culture

When Daddy Dances Daughters Smile

When  Daddy Dances Daughters Smile

“Fathers, be good to your daughters. You are the God and the weight of her world.” John Mayor

The importance of fathers can never be disputed nor downplayed in a child’s life. There are many committees,
organizations, groups, and clubs that support the growth and development of girls and young women locally and nationally.

JU theater, music programs to present ‘Dracula’ radio show

JU theater, music programs to present ‘Dracula’ radio show

Just in time for Halloween, the Jacksonville University College of Fine Arts is resurrecting the peerless bloodsucking villain Count Dracula for local audiences’ enchantment.

It’s far from a typical theatrical production: While embracing the reality that vampires are a modern-day pop culture phenomenon, JU theater professor Deborah Jordan is ambitiously replicating the original 1938 production of Orson Welles’ “Dracula: A Radio Play.”

Fathers Dance with Your Daughters

Fathers Dance with Your Daughters

Fathers are categorized, classified, labeled and tagged by society. Fathers face a tremendous responsibility in
raising their families as a whole and working with the individual characteristics of children and other family members.

Consul General of France to award National Order of Merit to former JU Prof. Suzanne Carrell

Consul General of France to award National Order of Merit to former JU Prof. Suzanne Carrell

She may have retired from teaching French at Jacksonville University, but Suzanne Carrell’s legacy of enlightening people about the country’s language and culture remains to this day.

Fathers Clean with Bleach

Fathers Clean with Bleach

Students returned to school to engage in new learning. Active in learning that will shape their understanding of the world and guide contributions to society. Students attending higher education just as my son have taken the trip long or short distances to make it to their schools with parents in tow. Parents making sure their sons or daughters are prepared for the rigors of education.

Call for Artists: Jacksonville University CFA Soiree 50th Anniversary celebration

Call for Artists: Jacksonville University CFA Soiree 50th Anniversary celebration

CFA Soiree: Call for Artists (Posted: 8/21/12) Jacksonville University announces a call to artists for a curated art exhibition in conjunction with its College of Fine Arts 50th Anniversary Celebration, Nov. 16, 2012, at the MUSEUM, 4160 Boulevard Center Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32207. Open to all artists 18 or older living in the Jacksonville metropolitan area. Open to all Media. Work must be available for sale (35% commission). Each artist selected will mount 3-5 works. Deadline: Oct. 1, 2012. No entry fee required. E-mail five digital images of a body of work to cfasoiree@ju.edu. For more information on the CFA Soiree, visit http://Cfasoiree.ju.edu.

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories