The History and Legacy of the Gallant 54th Massachusetts Regiment

You don’t need to be a Civil War historian to admire the gallantry of the famed 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment.One of the first all-volunteer black regiments formed during the Civil War, it was the unit whose heroic exploits were depicted in the Oscar-winning movie “Glory,” which featured a stellar cast [...]

By |2017-09-22T00:00:00-04:00September 22nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The History and Legacy of the Gallant 54th Massachusetts Regiment

How a Tiny Woman’s Little Book had a Huge Impact on Florida

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the publication of a tiny woman’s little book that eventually altered the trajectory of Florida history. To appreciate why, however, it’s helpful to look back a few years to a time when many of the sparsely populated state’s communities promoted growth at all [...]

By |2020-06-12T15:19:28-04:00August 28th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How a Tiny Woman’s Little Book had a Huge Impact on Florida

Check out pictures from the Dr. J. Stanley Marshall Day Celebration

The crowd gathered for the 2017 Dr. J. Stanley Marshall Day Celebration. JMI Citizenship Award winners, Trinity and R. J. Wood, celebrate with Executive Vice PresidentBecky Liner. JMI Education Innovator Award winner Judy Stein celebrates with John Marshall, Shirley Marshall, and CEO Bob McClure. JMI's student and teacher award winners [...]

By |2017-01-27T00:00:00-04:00January 27th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Check out pictures from the Dr. J. Stanley Marshall Day Celebration

Legislators should let high school athletes attend school of their choice

This opinion editorial orginally ran in Context Florida on February 18, 2016. Gov. Rick Scott has long positioned Florida as a formidable foe to Texas when it comes to job creation. For years, he has pushed his “jobs, jobs, jobs” agenda by holding up the Lone Star State as a [...]

By |2016-02-23T00:00:00-04:00February 23rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Legislators should let high school athletes attend school of their choice
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