Daily Duke Approved-Funky’s Skate Center

If you go to JMU, you’ve probably heard of Funky’s some way or another. Unsure what it’s about? Don’t worry, you’re about to find out in this installment of Daily Duke Approved--Funky’s Skate Center. Funky's is located at 100 Miller Cir, Harrisonburg, VA 22801, making it about a five-minute drive from campus. The turn is … Continue reading Daily Duke Approved-Funky’s Skate Center

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

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

JMU X-Labs Hosts First All-Female Event

Written in collaboration with Julia Shawver. On Monday, January 29th, JMU X-Labs hosted its first all-female event. The event, dubbed "Fab Lab", offered a plethora of activities, all designed to reflect some women's interests. The idea behind the event was to raise awareness for the resources X-Labs offers, particularly for women, who seem to be … Continue reading JMU X-Labs Hosts First All-Female Event

Professors’ Advice to Their College Selves

Not only are professors and staff full of knowledge, they’re also a great source for advice. After all, they are humans that make mistakes and just like everyone else, they learn from them. We here at The Daily Duke thought it would be interesting to ask some of our incredible professors and staff what advice … Continue reading Professors’ Advice to Their College Selves