Note: Portions of this story are excerpted from Dr. Glenell M. Lee-Pruitt’s first-ever Fall Convocation speech to all students, faculty, and staff at Jarvis Christian University on Tuesday, October 24, 2023. She assumed the office as JCU’s 13th president on July 1.
By Brynna Williamson
Jarvis Christian University (JCU) has come a long, long way in the past few years. There have been a lot of changes—some with total excitement, like the official recognition of Jarvis as a university rather than as a college.