Now that finals are (almost) over and we're about to head back home for winter break, it seems that everyone is becoming more jolly and bright. Below is a timelapse from our Daily Duke holiday party where we all dressed festively to get in the spirit! The Daily Duke wishes you a safe and fun … Continue reading Happy Holidays!
Alas, the fall semester is coming to close. As we attempt to salvage our GPAs with the promise of winter break, these last few weeks can test our sanity. With friends and classmates all burrowed into their textbooks, Quizlets, and study guides, preparing for finals can promote some students to forget about what really matters... … Continue reading The JMU Stress Scale
Finals week is right around the corner. While you're camped out in the library for hours on end, the last thing you should be worrying about is making dinner. If you don't have a meal plan, have run out of punches, or simply don't want to lose your spot in the library — here's a … Continue reading Restaurants that Deliver to Campus
You may be familiar with this popular and ever relevant quote about our amazing school: But, do you know anything about the woman who said it? Alpha Spitzer was born and raised in Broadway, Va., making her very close to Harrisonburg, Va. from the start of her life. Spitzer graduated from State Teachers College at … Continue reading History Students Uncover 1939 Travel Diary
A collection of JMU alumni have made it their life's work to raise awareness about a cause that is often unknown to the general public. Congenital heart defects (CHDs) are the most common type of birth defect, occurring in approximately one out of every 100 births. There are over 40 different types of CHDs, all involving structural or … Continue reading Mending Hearts: JMU Alumni
JMU students are eager learners, and active participants in the community. With Thanksgiving coming up, it is important to recognize Dukes that give back to the Harrisonburg community. Many students embark in college experiences that are filled with more than just classes and schoolwork. We want to recognize the students who dedicate their time to … Continue reading JMU Serves: Dukes Who Make a Difference