danceWORKS presents the 21st Annual Spring Dance Concert

FSCJ Dance Reperatory Company, danceWORKS, presents the 21st Annual Spring Dance Concert. February 22, 7:30 p.m. and February 22, 7:30 p.m. The performance features guest artists Rebecca Bryant and Teena Maria Custer. Intermission will host a special installation produced by Talani Torres and Isaac Brown. To purchase tickets, call (904) 646-2222 $10 – reserved seating $5…

“We’ve Got Spirit, How About You?”

  With the start of the new year came with it the new semester. All around the campuses on the first week of the new semester FSCJ students, faculty and staff alike showed their school spirit for Spirit Day. On January 24th, clubs, programs and extracurricular activities held booths at multiple campuses, showcasing what their…

“The Experience”

On Thursday, January 25, 2018, an exhibit was held in the Art Gallery on South Campus. One component that made this exhibit special, was the art displayed throughout the gallery. The art was a compilation of mixed media on canvas, digital print on wood, a 3-D printed sculpture, and even a short film that played…

A March of Silence- FSCJ Remembers MLK

January 16, 2018- Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy lives on beyond a street sign and a national holiday: his passion still dwells deeply today among many. At FSCJ’s MLK Jr. Remembrance Ceremony at South Campus on Jan. 16, a silent march commenced. Several dozen showed unwavering resolve, marching to effect change with tenacious silence. The…

Housing: An Entire Generation Thrown Under the Bus

2008, a year that will forever remain infamous as the period during which millions of Americans lost their jobs, their homes, and their lives. In 2008, the United States economy crashed in a devastating manner, primarily because of what is known as the US Subprime Mortgage Crisis. Housing prices were inflated well above where they…

Bridges: Making A Change For Women In Poverty

My first event as a Kent Campus student was the TEDxFSCJ Women: Bridges, held on November 2, 2017 in the Kent Campus auditorium. Upon entry, I received a warm welcome at the door from several of the other participants. There were tables filled with items such as key chains, brochures, and business cards if you…

FSCJ Volunteers- Service Day- Clara White Mission

On Friday, October 13, 2017 students from FSCJ volunteered their time and gave back to the community by serving breakfast to those in need. The Clara White Mission, 613 Ashley Street, works to prevent and reduce homelessness through advocacy, housing, job training and employment. The Clara White Mission has also taken a stand to ensure…

FSCJ 360° Tour Series: Cecil Center

Come join us on a virtual tour of Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Cecil Center. You can take control of the view with the use of our 360° degree camera, while listening to the narration of Tiffany Young as she explains the highlights of what Cecil Center has to offer.

FSCJ 360° Tour Series: Downtown Campus

Come join us on a virtual tour of Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Downtown Campus. You can take control of the view with the use of our 360° degree camera, while listening to the narration of Joseph Dean as he explains the highlights of what Downtown Campus has to offer.

Got Pits?

  “We were given the first one, Wrigley,” says Rob Thompson, “but we didn’t know how to tell the person we did NOT want a pit.” Mr. Thompson is a P.E. teacher at Clay High School over in Green Cove Springs, FL, and like most others, he and his wife, Shirley, were believers of all…

Yukon, FL… Jacksonville’s Ghost Town

Nestled in the woods, between the Ortega River and NAS Jacksonville, lies a place that time has forgotten. Yukon, FL was established in the late 1800s, and over time became a large community that included over 300 homes, a downtown business district, a Baptist church, a post office, and a railroad station. What was once…

Live from FSCJ

A Look into the Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Student Television Studio In April of 1994, FSCJ purchased the closed Grand Boulevard Mall off Southside Blvd. and Old Baymeadows Rd. In 2000, a massive renovation project to convert the two-story 80,000 square-foot space of abandoned shops into classrooms was completed and classes began at the…

The Ally Way

The Ally Program at FSCJ is a program geared towards providing resources, support, and advocating rights for individuals who identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, and transgender (LGBTQ). This program allows individuals to discuss any issues or concerns, they may be facing or have, in confidence with a faculty or staff member. The Ally Program’s…

FSCJ 360° Tour Series: Kent Campus

Come join us on a virtual tour of Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Kent Campus. You can take control of the view with the use of our 360° degree camera, while listening to the narration of Rebekah Hudson Childs, as she explains the highlights of what Kent Campus has to offer.

Stand Up or Take a Knee

By Sammy Jean It all started on August 26, 2016; Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the national anthem at an N.F.L football game. His action set off a nationwide protest. On September 1, 2016, Kaepernick repeated the same action during the national anthem. From that moment the media has kept an eye on Kaepernick….

After The Storm

By Sammy Jean Through the debris and down limbs, James Quinn works hard to clean up his yard. September 11, 2017 was an eventful and destructive day not only for the state of Florida, but also for the residents of Jacksonville. According to the National Weather Service, Hurricane Irma’s storm surge exceeded record flooding levels…