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Northeast Florida Lane Closures for November 30-December 4, 2015

Just a reminder— All work is suspended through Sunday, November 29, in anticipation of the large volume of traffic over the Thanksgiving holidays. Work will resume Monday, November 30. 3,266 more words

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Holiday Traffic Safety

Combine peak Thanksgiving travel this holiday weekend with legions of fans arriving in Gainesville for the showdown between FSU and UF football on Saturday, and the need for motorists throughout Northeast Florida to exercise caution and patience on the road is greater than ever. 371 more words

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For Students, Expectations About Academic Rigor Are Far From Universal 

The question seems straightforward enough: “During the current school year, to what extent have your courses challenged you to do your best work?”Which students pushed themselves academically, and at what kinds of institutions, features prominently in the report of this year’s National Survey of Student Engagement, known as Nessie.

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New Issue of Diversity & Democracy on Student and Institutional Engagement in Political Life

Diversity & Democracy, Fall 2015, Vol. 18, No. 4

Student and Institutional Engagement in Political Life

Produced in partnership between AAC&U and the Institute for Democracy and Higher Education (an initiative of Tufts University’s Jonathan M.

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JIA Access Road addresses future airport expansion

Airports are busy hubs of activity and strong indicators of how the economy is fairing.

Jacksonville International Airport (JIA), like many in the U.S., saw a significant drop in traffic when the recession hit. 349 more words

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Why critics are wrong about liberal arts degrees - Fortune

Time to debunk some myths.

For the last time: No, earning a degree in English, philosophy, art history, name-your-humanities-discipline will not condemn you to a lifetime of unemployment and poverty.

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