Daily Duke Approved-UREC Battleship

Last Saturday started out as a frozen mess. As road conditions became questionable, four brave members of the Daily Duke team prepared to defend their name. Founded in 2010, UREC Battleship is an annual event held within the UREC Pool. Teams of 4+ are made by students, faculty, and/or staff and are placed in various … Continue reading Daily Duke Approved-UREC Battleship

10 Books The Daily Duke Team Recommends

As busy college students, budgeting time to decompress after a stressful day can be difficult. However, it's well worth it to carve out a little time to read for fun—even if it's just for five minutes before bed each night. Reading is a great way to escape the stressors of your daily life and get … Continue reading 10 Books The Daily Duke Team Recommends

Tips & Tricks: Securing an Internship

Co-Written by: Stephen Abramowitz and Brooke Withers As the spring semester is well underway, college juniors and seniors are in the midst of the internship/job hunt. We all know that this can be a stressful time, as everyone spends countless hours filling out applications, preparing resumes and writing tedious cover letters. The Daily Duke sat … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: Securing an Internship

Daily Duke Approved: Peace, LOVE, and Little Donuts

The Daily Duke loves to venture out into the Harrisonburg community, especially to try out food places around town. Our most recent trip was to Peace, Love, & Little Donuts (PLLD)! This sweet shop offers more than just donuts and coffee. The menu and the walls are filled with bright colors--you might say this is … Continue reading Daily Duke Approved: Peace, LOVE, and Little Donuts

A Day in the Life: Nursing Students

You may recognize these dedicated students walking around campus in purple scrubs. These are JMU Nursing students who have successfully been admitted into the competitive program--students who are passionate about improving the health and lives of the people around them. JMU's reputable nursing program prepares these students with real-life experience and challenging coursework. Hannah Coulter … Continue reading A Day in the Life: Nursing Students

Eight Key Questions Song Contest

The Madison Collaborative's Ethical Reasoning in Action encapsulates eight important values to consider when making an ethical decision. Every first-year student learns these classic Eight Key Questions, with the acronym F.O.R.C.L.E.A.R. included with a packet of ethical dilemmas and tense deliberations, during 1787 Orientation Week. When the Daily Duke team found out about the Eight … Continue reading Eight Key Questions Song Contest