President’s Day!

Today is President’s Day! A time to look back on our nation’s history and the men who helped shape it. The holiday itself was actually established way back in 1855 in recognition of George Washington. The federal government still refers to it as “Washington’s Birthday” even though Washington was born two days later on the … More President’s Day!

Alumni Highlight: “The President’s Own”

After graduating from James Madison University in 1991, Master Sergeant Mark Thiele’s music career has spanned over decades. Having studied under James Madison University music professor, Kevin Stees, Master Sgt. Thiele expanded his career by playing in Walt Disney World’s “The Tubafours” for two years. He has since gone on to play in five presidential inaugurations … More Alumni Highlight: “The President’s Own”

JMU Theatre Department Wins Big!

Over winter break while JMU football was out in Texas scoring a national championship, the JMU Theatre Department was winning big in New Jersey!  January 3rd-7th, students competed in multiple areas at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). Students competed in the categories of: Acting Musical Theatre Playwriting Dramaturgy Critical Response Scenic Design Sound Design … More JMU Theatre Department Wins Big!

Oscar Noms Poll!

It’s that time of year- award show season! There is no better way to spend a Sunday evening than huddling around a TV and obsessing over dresses, speeches, and performances from the biggest night in Hollywood- The Oscars (Sunday, Feb 26th). The list of nominees came out today including the foot tapping musical, La La … More Oscar Noms Poll!

Keeping up the Spirit with Winter Sports

With the recent FCS Championship Football win under our belt, lets continue the momentum and keep up that duke spirit! Cheer on your fellow Duke athletes at the sporting events going on this winter season. There’s clearly been a lot of excitement surrounding the fact that our football Dukes are NATIONAL CHAMPIONS. Whether you watched the game … More Keeping up the Spirit with Winter Sports

Review of John Mayer’s Album “The Search for Everything- Wave One”

It has been a long almost three and a half years since John Mayer last released music. As he previously stated, Mayer is releasing more songs than he ever has in any one single year. He is releasing four songs a month from his new album The Search for Everything, until the whole album is … More Review of John Mayer’s Album “The Search for Everything- Wave One”