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

JMU Ranks Among The Highest Rated Universities of 2017

Students from across the country have placed JMU in third place for the highest rated universities of 2016-2017 on RateMyProfessor.com. JMU has an overall quality rating of 4.5 out of five, and an average professor rating of 3.81! We may be interviewing some of our highest-ratest professors very soon, so be sure to stay up … Continue reading JMU Ranks Among The Highest Rated Universities of 2017

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

25 Fun Fall Activities in Virginia

Looking for some fun activities to {pumpkin-}spice up your weekends this Fall? Look no further! We’ve compiled a list of 25 Autumn activities around the state you won’t want to miss! Jump to: Festivals Haunted Houses Farms and Pumpkin Patches Apple Orchards and other Outdoor Activities Festivals Skeleton Festival, Harrisonburg Put on your best costume, … Continue reading 25 Fun Fall Activities in Virginia