It's a great time to be a Duke. With spring semester coming to an end, the 2016 college rankings are in. As you may have already seen on JMU's website, the College of Business was included in Bloomberg Businessweek's final rankings of undergraduate programs. On top of that, JMU was included in Times Magazine's list of 20 Public … Continue reading Best of the Web: Businessweek Ranking
This years speaker is Curt Carlson, founder and CEO of Practice of Innovation. PI works with various companies to improve their performance. At his previous job as CEO for SRI International, Carlson helped to build a new bioscience center in Harrisonburg In 1977 Carlson helped lead the HD television program that became the U.S. standard. … Continue reading Meet JMU’s 2016 Commencement Speaker!
Hey all! Not too many events this week but we do have a couple big ones! One being the Spring Concert tonight in Convo at 8pm! RAE SREMMURD TONIGHT!! Tuesday 4.19 Greek Sing || Convocation Center || 6pm-11:30pm Love Talk Summit || Madison Union Room 405 || 9am-4pm Thursday 4.21 Goodbye Gibbons (D-Hall) Late … Continue reading Events of the Week!
MACROCK XIX was a huge success this year! I was so pleased to see everyone who came out to support local bands and venues. Wren and I were there and had a ton of fun meeting new people and listening to good music. We took some photos of the events, so check them out! If you are … Continue reading MACROCK XIX 2016
UPB's annual spring concert is just days away... have you gotten your ticket yet? If you haven't gotten it yet, there is still time! Monday night's headliner is Rae Sremmurd, a young rap duo that surged in popularity this year. I'm sure you've all heard their hype songs... "No Type" and "Throw Sum Mo." There will … Continue reading UPB Presents… Rae Sremmurd!
We hope you are enjoying campus in this nice weather! Keep checking The Daily Duke for more spring time events!
Applications for next year's Daily Duke team went out this week! We definitely encourage you to apply. We are close group that works together on individual and group multimedia projects. This is a paid internship that lasts the entire school year. Here is what current interns have said about their experience: "I think my favorite part of … Continue reading Work for the Daily Duke!
It’s that time of the semester. Exams are coming, projects are starting, and students slowly begin to spend more and more time in Carrier or ECL. If you’re looking to finish the semester strong, here are some tips for staying healthy during exam season. Sleep plenty Adults are recommended to get 7 to 9 hours … Continue reading Finish the semester strong
Here are your events for this week! Hope this week is as much fun has Kevin Hart kicking his shoes together! As always, if anything is missed, just add to the comments! Wednesday 4.13 Wildflower Walk || Arboretum || 10am http://www.jmu.edu/arboretum Thursday 4.14 The Merry Widow feat. the JMU Opera Theater || Forbes Center || … Continue reading Events of the Week!
This week, we are featuring upcoming freshman Gina Castanzo (Class of 2020). In March, Gina was a contestant on The Voice where she nailed her performance of "Cecilia and the Satellite"by Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness. After the audition, Blake Shelton added her to his team of talented vocalists. Now, she is bringing her talents to Harrisonburg. … Continue reading Best of the Web: Student on the Voice