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Invisibility of Being Bullied

Invisibility of Being Bullied

This Blog inspired by the song “Invisible” by Dove Hagan http://dovehagan.com/

Improve Public Education One By One

Improve Public Education One By One

Growth of community partnerships strengthens public education.


The Jacksonville Public Education Fund (JPEF) has established a presence that encourages dialogue about public education and the importance of sustaining and augmentating educational resources that are needed in the 21st century classrooms of Jacksonville’s public schools.

If I Had A Father

If I Had A Father

If I Had A Father
“To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.”
Theodore Roosevelt

A new school year has started and the process of education is important once
again in this nations schools. The educational system of this country is at a cross
roads between continuing to be re-actional to the changes in society or proactive
to saving youth from lives of poverty, unemployment and the media expectations
of youth dropping out of school and becoming a part of a criminal justice system.
What can be done to change the direction potential educational failures and societal
rebellion of youth?

If I Had A Father; represents a dynamic of the involvement of fathers in children
 lives. This is not a specific cultural challenge it is a national goal to have fathers
involved in their children’s education. History and society judges fathers by the

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.

St. Vincent’s Doctors Leading Southeast in Reducing Surgical Radiation for Heart Patients

St. Vincent’s Doctors Leading Southeast in Reducing Surgical Radiation for Heart Patients

JACKSONVILLE, FL – With three generations of women in her family who have battled breast cancer, Tiffany Kirkham has seen the effects of radiation firsthand. Kirkham was prepared to undergo whatever treatment necessary if she was similarly diagnosed, but she never thought she’d encounter radiation on a different front — in a battle against heart disease.

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Jacksonville University grad Georgina Kalaitzis first runner-up in national 2012 Venus Model Search

 Jacksonville University grad Georgina Kalaitzis first runner-up in national 2012 Venus Model Search

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- She’d modeled before, but 2010 Jacksonville University grad Georgina Kalaitzis had never considered pageants or swimsuit contests before entering the national Venus Model Search on a whim in early July.