JMU Reacts to College GameDay’s Return!

At 1:09pm Sunday, October 8th, JMU Nation exploded after College GameDay announced their highly anticipated return to Harrisonburg. https://twitter.com/CollegeGameDay/status/917074383511982080 JMU's official Twitter account made their own spin on College GameDay's announcement. https://twitter.com/JMU/status/917075936020967426 As for JMU Sports, they responded with a hype video sure to give you chills in the excitement of ESPN's arrival. https://twitter.com/JMUSports/status/917074432358744064 The … Continue reading JMU Reacts to College GameDay’s Return!

Notable JMU Alumni

Jim Acosta ('93), CNN Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta graduated cum laude from JMU in 1993 with a bachelor's degree in mass communications (now SMAD) and a minor in political science. Recently, Acosta accepted JMU's "Distinguished Alumni" Award. Acosta is known for his coverage of President Trump's presidential news conferences. Personally, as an incoming … Continue reading Notable JMU Alumni

Why College GameDay Needs to Come Back to JMU

Start brainstorming your sign ideas. College GameDay could be coming back to the 'Burg. According to a Tweet published by the Breeze on September 7, College GameDay has their eye on JMU. https://twitter.com/TheBreezeSports/status/905918248947986433 Even more hopeful... College GameDay producer, Lee Fitting, is a JMU alum ('96) and tweeted this out in response to JMU GameDay's … Continue reading Why College GameDay Needs to Come Back to JMU

My Last Sorority Recruitment…As Told By a Senior

As a senior about to experience her last recruitment, I have a few words of advice for those interested in rushing a sorority- or PNMS (potential new members)- and sisters currently in a sorority. Don't blink. Take it all in. The sore feet from wearing heels that you've just realized are way too high. The cheers … Continue reading My Last Sorority Recruitment…As Told By a Senior

JMU Construction Update

After being away from JMU for the summer it seems as if current construction projects, such as D-Hall and the new hotel and conference center, have popped up over night. JMU's strategic plan, called The Madison Plan, is a six-year plan for development at the University until 2020. The plan, which began in 2014 with … Continue reading JMU Construction Update

Jack Brown’s to Donate 100% of Profits to Hurricane Harvey Victims

If you were looking for an excuse to indulge in one of Jack Brown's famous burgers, now's your chance. The downtown Harrisonburg staple is donating 100% of their profits to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. This past week, Hurricane Harvey slammed the Gulf Coast, leaving thousands homeless. The city was devastated by the … Continue reading Jack Brown’s to Donate 100% of Profits to Hurricane Harvey Victims