It's that time of year again, homecoming week is here! We are so excited to welcome Dukes of all ages back to campus. Although homecoming is geared towards alumni, there's plenty of activities for students as well. Check out some key events you won't want to miss this week: For a full list of homecoming … Continue reading Homecoming Happenings [Infographic]
It's been exactly a week since students began arriving on the quad in hopes of scoring a good spot for College GameDay. See what some dedicated students had to say about their experience.
This Wednesday morning, the College GameDay crew arrived bright and early on the Quad to begin setting up the stage for the biggest GameDay of the year. https://www.instagram.com/p/BaGv5c0nQAv/?hl=en&taken-by=jmusports On Sunday, College GameDay announced their return to JMU, the second time in three years. Here is everything you need to know about College GameDay returning to … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know for College GameDay at JMU
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!
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
From national championship wins to ground-breaking numbers of students visiting campus, it's been an amazing year here at JMU. With finals wrapping up and graduation quickly approaching, it's a good time to look back on some of these great memories with the top Daily Duke blog posts from the year. We’re hosting the 2016 NCAA FCS Quarterfinals! By: Raquel … Continue reading Year in Review
As the year is winding down, students are preparing for finals and so are JMU's athletes. Their finals are called the CAA Championship. Softball, Baseball, Lacrosse, and Track and Field are all slated to compete in the championships all throughout May. Men's Golf recently played in the CAA Championship tournament and came in 4th place, and will … Continue reading This Week in JMU Sports
James Madison University announced at the end of February that the Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker and JMU alum, Arthur Moats, would be giving the 2017 Commencement Address. The Daily Duke was lucky enough to get a quick interview in with Mr. Moats where he talked about his time at JMU, his plans for his speech, and general … Continue reading A Few Words From Our Commencement Speaker- Arthur Moats
Looking for a fun group activity offered right here in the Shenandoah Valley? Look no further than Knockerball Harrisonburg for a bumping good time. Knockerball Harrisonburg gives groups a great opportunity to work together as a team, get a lot of exercise, and have a great time together. Check out how much fun the Daily … Continue reading Get in the Ball – Knockerball Harrisonburg
LETS SEE WHAT THE DUKES WERE UP TO THIS WEEKEND ON THE FIELD. FOR A FULL RECAP VISIT JMUSPORTS.COM Football FOOTBALL IS BACK! Your reigning national champions stepped onto the field for the annual Spring Game (defense vs offense). The defense came out big in the second half to win the game and defeat … Continue reading JMU Sports Recap!