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JSU adopts pass/no credit grading policy due to COVID-19 pandemic

Scott YoungNews Editor

Jacksonville State University announced on Tuesday evening that the university will adopt the pass/no credit grading policy for the spring 2020 semester. The policy will apply to most undergraduate and graduate students.

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How mental health awareness is trending in society and at Jacksonville State University

Jada Hester, Correspondent

Over the past several years, society has collectively made efforts to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health. Getting educated, learning about available resources, and raising awareness are all ways people have become more informed about mental illnesses. This is especially true for college students, but society as a whole has become much more mindful about mental health, as well.

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JSU announces closure of university housing effective April 7

Anna Gurganus, Correspondent

Jacksonville State University announced on Wednesday evening that all university residence halls and apartments are scheduled to close Tuesday, April 7 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. All current residents have until that time to move out of their housing location.

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BREAKING: JSU confirms online classes for rest of spring semester, postpones graduation

Scott YoungNews Editor

Jacksonville State University announced in an email to students on Friday evening that classes will remain online for the remainder of the spring semester in an effort to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Online classes will resume on Monday, March 30.

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