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!
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and love is in the air at JMU! If you are still looking for an awesome place to bring your special someone, look no further than JMU’s campus! Here are a few ideas to treat your special someone without having to leave campus. 1. Forbes Show Everyone loves … More A JMU Valentine’s Day
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”
By now you’ve either wiped your tears for the falcons, or you are buying your ticket to Boston, because the Patriots victory has got you wanting to celebrate for the rest of the year. In between the beginning lead by the falcons, to Gaga’s awesome halftime performance and all the way to the Patriots victory in the first over … More The Winning Commercials Super Bowl LI
Recently The Daily Duke team went on another outing to try a local Harrisonburg restaurant. This time we went to two places in one night – Bella Luna and Bella Gelato. I had never been to either place, but believe me, they are both in my top 10 list of places to eat now! When … More 2 For 1 Restaurant Review
Venmo is a peer-to-peer payment app that was founded and created in 2009. It has become increasingly more popular as it has become its own form of social media and as more and more people using their phones as their wallets. On Venmo, people are able to connect with friends and pay them using their debit … More Pros and cons of Venmo
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!
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!
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
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”