JMU has entered into a contest to be part of Rokerthon 3! If chosen, Al Roker will come to JMU and help us break a world record. We’re going to need a ton of participation from students, faculty/staff, parents and alumni…basically all of JMU Nation! Check out the video we made to show Al how … More Bring Al Roker to JMU
Have you noticed how up and down the weather has been here in the ‘burg lately? Last year, the weather was warm, but it was nowhere near 70 degrees! Just look at these temperatures from 2016: Monday, Feb 22, 2016: 49 degrees Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016: 42 degrees Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016: 52 degrees Thursday, … More Sweatshirts or Tank Tops?
In the mood for Mexican food? The Daily Duke suggests going to Jalapeno, Southwest Grill. The ambiance of Jalapeno’s is energetic and spicey-just like their food! The night our team went to dinner was a proceeds night for a JMU organization. It was pretty busy, but once we sat down, our service was excellent! We received our … More Restaurant Review – Jalapeno Style
Dear Dukes, Although college is an awesome time to make friends, learn and have fun, it unfortunately can also be a time when mental health, body image and self esteem drop. February is Eating Disorder Awareness Month, so it is especially important to spread positivity and support right now, but also throughout the entire year. Mental illness, … More An Open Letter to Everyone
Before telling you why you should join JMU Social, I should probably tell you what it is… JMU Social is a social media ambassador program for those who love JMU. Here’s how it works… After you connect your accounts, you’ll be able to share photos, videos and JMU stories directly to your personal Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn pages. And … More Why you should join JMU Social
Ever wanted to cook yourself a quick and healthy meal, but didn’t even know where to start? Well, the solution to your problem is right on campus, at UREC! UREC offers a wide variety of cooking and wellness classes that are free for students! There are approximately 40 different classes to chose from and are … More Cooking Classes On-Campus
Dear #JMU21, Take it from me, a senior wishing she was a freshman, the best way to ensure a positive college experience is by getting as involved as you can during your time at JMU. Of course you’ll be sure to meet people through your dorms and classes, but clubs are another way you can … More Dear #JMU21
JMU football has had a lot of attention the past few months, but we can’t ignore our men’s basketball team! Not only are basketball games free to attend, but all you need is your JAC card to enter. The men’s basketball team has an 8-21 record, with an average of 66.1 points per game. We … More Madison Men’s Basketball Highlights
If you’re ever feeling down or in need of a sweet treat, here are some of the best places to go. Of course we might have missed some, Harrisonburg’s dessert scene is growing faster than our bodies would like, so comment any places you think we might have missed! Ehall We have to mention this gem of … More The ‘Burg’s Best Desserts
Today is President’s Day! A time to look back on our nation’s history and the men who helped shape it. The holiday itself was actually established way back in 1855 in recognition of George Washington. The federal government still refers to it as “Washington’s Birthday” even though Washington was born two days later on the … More President’s Day!