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Update: JU student wins out of 6.5 million ESPN.com NCAA Tournament bracket entries

Update: JU student wins out of 6.5 million ESPN.com NCAA Tournament bracket entries

The team his heart wanted to win “choked,” but the team he picked to win triumphed.

Because of that, Jacksonville University freshman Jordan Linder ended up in a four-way tie for first place in ESPN.com’s Tournament Challenge NCAA bracket contest, beating out 6.5 million other entries after Kentucky won the NCAA Basketball Championship Monday night.

JU students gain valuable experience presenting at NCUR in Utah

JU students gain valuable experience presenting at NCUR in Utah

Two things happen when students finish their presentations at the annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research, which this year is being held from March 29-31 at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah.

Nikki Giovanni at Edward Waters College

Nikki Giovanni at Edward Waters College

Nikki Giovanni at Edward Waters College
by William Jackson, M.Ed.

The 66 year old Nikki Giovanni; http://nikki-giovanni.com/
is honest and solid in her opinions about
Black people (Negros) as she announces,
education (every child needs a computer),
gays, politics, technology (Negros must
learn computers especially inner city youth),
women’s rights, men’s responsibilities to
their families, sex (teach kids to be responsible
about sex), slavery, Hip Hop, Dr. King,
(greatly influenced by his father),
Malcolm X (a great speaker), President Obama
(awesome role model), Whitney Houston(no one
really helped her) and other subjects.

Largest Children's Consignment Sale in First Coast area starts Thursday!

 

The Finders Keepers Children's Consignment Sale returns for its Spring show March 29-31, 2012. The sale offers First Coast families and shoppers the opportunity to purchase new or excellent condition items for a fraction of the cost they would pay new.

Nikki Giovanni at Edward Waters College

Nikki Giovanni at Edward Waters College

Nikki Giovanni at Edward Waters College
by William Jackson, M.Ed.
http://williamdjackson.com

The 66 year old Nikki Giovanni;
http://nikki-giovanni.com/
is honest and solid in her opinions about
Black people (Negros) as she announces,
education (every child needs a computer),
gays, politics, technology (Negros must
learn computers especially inner city youth),
women’s rights, men’s responsibilities to
their families, sex (teach kids to be responsible
about sex), slavery, Hip Hop, Dr. King,
(greatly influenced by his father),
Malcolm X (a great speaker), President Obama
(awesome role model), Whitney Houston(no one
really helped her) and other subjects.

3rd Annual Spring-4-A-Cure Relay slated for March 24

3rd Annual Spring-4-A-Cure Relay slated for March 24

This year’s Spring 4-A-Cure 5K Walk/Run will be held on Saturday, March 24, beginning at 8:30 a.m. The race will begin and end at the St. Augustine Shores Riverview Club.

All proceeds from entry fees will be donated to the American Cancer Society. The race is being sponsored by the Mason Manatee Relay for Life team.

Awards will be given to the overall female and male winners. Recognition will also be given to the top three finishers in various age categories. Ample parking will be provided for all participants.

The course is scenic, safe, well marked, and has drink stations. You can preregister online by going to http://www.racesmith.com/races/Spring-4-A-Cure5K.html.

Mail-in registration forms are also available online by going to http://www.racesmith.com/brochures/Spring-4-A-Cure5K2012.pdf.

Vikings On Your Mark, Get Ready, Set, Go!

Vikings On Your Mark, Get Ready, Set, Go!

Vikings On Your Mark, Get Ready, Set, Go!
 
 
This week the 11th thru the 17th of March 2012 Moments
will take place in our continuing William M. Raines American
Track & Field History! Because, this Friday & Saturday
culminates the 48th Annual Running of The BOB HAYES
INVITATIONAL TRACK AND FIELD MEET held within our
Earl Kitchings Sr. Stadium on our freshly bestowed
Jimmie Johnson Parkway.