Function and Independence: Occupational Therapy Heals All

James Madison University's Graduate Occupational Therapy program is a big deal as far as graduate programs and their accomplishments go. The program is a rigorous two year process including lectures, labs, and field work. All 20 of the students in their second year of the program are attending and presenting at the 2017 American Occupational Therapy Association … Continue reading Function and Independence: Occupational Therapy Heals All

Harrisonburg’s Newest Addition

JMU has some serious donut competition: Krispy Kreme, Dunkin Donuts and now Peace, Love and Little Donuts. Here's a short review of the newest restaurant, located in the 865 East building complex. Peace, Love and Little Donuts has a unique feel and personality that no other donut shop can compete with.    Right next to … Continue reading Harrisonburg’s Newest Addition

True Life: Duke Dog Edition

I think it's safe to say one of JMU's best kept secrets is Duke Dog. Who is under the fur?? While I may not be able to tell you who plays Duke dog, I do have the inside scoop from a student under the crown! This Duke Dog has 3 years under his/her belt, which has led them on adventures … Continue reading True Life: Duke Dog Edition

Read Read Read

As students it can sometimes be difficult to motivate yourself to read anything besides a textbook. But if you don't read, you miss out on so many wonders and worlds. Reading can be a magical thing: it can transport you and open up your mind. Whether you read a hundred pages or a page, reading … Continue reading Read Read Read

Dear #JMU21,

Dear JMU21, So you’re about to leave Mom (or Dad’s) great home cooking, right? Well good news for you, JMU has great food as well! JMU is a repeat top 10 ‘Best Campus Food in the Nation’ pick and you will soon see why. I’ll give you the rundown of some of the best places … Continue reading Dear #JMU21,

Stages of March Madness

It's that time of year again: the NCAA College Basketball tournament, known as March Madness. Making a bracket is a way to connect to people within organizations and distract ourselves from school work. A little bit of competition that helps us move along as the weather gets warmer. We all make our brackets and try … Continue reading Stages of March Madness

Some Food for Thought: JMU Dietary Needs

Wondering what JMU's Dining Services offers in regards to your dietary needs? JMU strives to provide a "broad selection of great-tasting, healthy food and beverages." What does this mean exactly? JMU offers Vegan/Vegetarian, Halal, and gluten free options. At JMU's resident halls menus for each station that have these options are provided. Vegan/Vegetarian options: For those … Continue reading Some Food for Thought: JMU Dietary Needs

Spring Concert Announced

JMU announced the artists coming for the Spring concert! Here's what you need to know about the concert happening on April 13th.   WHO: Kap Slap opening for Cash Cash WHAT: 2017 Spring Concert WHERE: Convocation Center WHEN: Thursday, April 13th at 8pm   I talked to Center Stage Committee Director, Joanna Rose, to get the full scoop on the … Continue reading Spring Concert Announced

Spring Already?

Anyone else feel like we were just celebrating Thanksgiving? Anyone else can't believe it's the first day of Spring already? After you get over the initial shock, make sure to make this Spring the best yet! Happy first day of Spring Dukes!

Saint Patrick’s Day Madness

Hey dukes! Happy Saint Patrick's Day! To celebrate, I've made a list of some ways you can celebrate the green way today (and this weekend). Start your day with a green smoothie from Freshens in UREC. Snack on a green-frosted donut from Dunkin' Donuts. Park in the parking deck when the numbers are green. Get caffeinated with … Continue reading Saint Patrick’s Day Madness