UPB arranged quite the treat for us last week! Furry friends of all sizes came to visit the Hillside lawn and hung out with students for a few hours. The VIP animals included a few goats, a calf, a pig, two bunnies, a miniature horse, and a llama. They not only enjoyed meeting some Dukes, but … Continue reading Animals Take Hillside Lawn
"Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” ~Leonardo da Vinci Gardy Loo, JMU's only undergraduate literature and arts magazine, just released Volume 20, Issue 2 last night! After 50 hours of selecting pieces and 100 hours of designing, the staff of Gardy … Continue reading Gardy Loo Release Party
You never thought you would live out the broke-college-student stereotype until you are staring in your fridge and wondering if you can trick your brain into thinking that string cheese is an adequate meal. Between going to classes, being involved with different organizations, working, etc., our lives can get pretty hectic and staying on top of … Continue reading Smart Spending
If you are a student and check your JMU e-mail frequently, you would have noticed that this semester we have received more than a few Madison Alerts. While most people might not pay much attention to these Alerts, it's important to recognize that sexual assaults are happening to actual, real-life people and it's dangerous to … Continue reading Paying Attention to Madison Alerts
After many of us endured mid-term week, I'm pleased to announce that Spring Break is finally here! The Daily Duke Team went around campus this week and asked 75 students what their plans were for this much needed break. Is your Spring Break destination in this word cloud? If not, tell us where you are … Continue reading Where Are You Going, Dukes?
Over winter break, every JMU student received an email about a new policy concerning the latest trend in transportation: hoverboards. The email stated: "Due to concerns from the Consumer Product Safety Commission and guidance from the Virginia State Fire Marshal regarding the safety of hoverboards, James Madison University has decided to prohibit the devices and … Continue reading Hoverboards on Campus?
The Daily Duke Team would like to congratulate all those who got accepted to JMU during Early Action! When posting on social media, be sure to use the hashtag #JMU20, so we can see what our future Dukes are up to. To know more about JMU, be sure to follow the Daily Duke blog!
JMU offers many innovative and creative majors, but this one might be the coolest one yet. https://www.facebook.com/jmuindustrialdesign/photos/pb.374531882649413.-2207520000.1462205283./635110536591545/?type=3&theater Industrial Design has just recently become an accredited major within the College of Visual and Performing Arts. In just two weeks, 7 hardworking students will walk across the stage and accept their degrees, and hopefully many more will … Continue reading JMU Welcomes Industrial Design
Happy December!! The Daily Duke team would like to encourage you to finish out the semester strong!! Come back to see more posts to check out what's happening this month!
Class registration is here and is leaving many of us feeling just like this: You hear everyone's enrollment appointment times and it leaves you anxious. All the classes you need are either before 11am or after 5pm and it feels like every single professor on Rate My Professor has less than a 2.5. You are … Continue reading How to Prepare for Class Registration