Function and Independence: Occupational Therapy Heals All

James Madison University's Graduate Occupational Therapy program is a big deal as far as graduate programs and their accomplishments go. The program is a rigorous two year process including lectures, labs, and field work. All 20 of the students in their second year of the program are attending and presenting at the 2017 American Occupational Therapy Association … Continue reading Function and Independence: Occupational Therapy Heals All

Spring Concert Announced

JMU announced the artists coming for the Spring concert! Here's what you need to know about the concert happening on April 13th.   WHO: Kap Slap opening for Cash Cash WHAT: 2017 Spring Concert WHERE: Convocation Center WHEN: Thursday, April 13th at 8pm   I talked to Center Stage Committee Director, Joanna Rose, to get the full scoop on the … Continue reading Spring Concert Announced

Spring Already?

Anyone else feel like we were just celebrating Thanksgiving? Anyone else can't believe it's the first day of Spring already? After you get over the initial shock, make sure to make this Spring the best yet! Happy first day of Spring Dukes!

Alternative Spring Breakers

JMU's Alternative Break program allows students to participate in service opportunities over Thanksgiving and Spring Break, going to different locations around the United States and abroad. Ben Adams and Jamie Simpkins both participated in JMU Alternative Spring Break this year. Check out what they had to say about their Alternative Spring Break experiences: Jamie Simpkins: … Continue reading Alternative Spring Breakers

Spring Break Sports Recap!

Even though some of many students went to exotic and warm places, some JMU student athletes still had to compete in tournaments and games. Baseball Baseball had two tournaments against Buffalo and Coppin State over spring break. March 3-5: Baseball vs. Buffalo In the first game on March 3, The Dukes lost 13-8, but then won 14-6 … Continue reading Spring Break Sports Recap!

Get Ready for #JMUGivingDay

If you've been following The Daily Duke's series this week, then you've probably heard of this thing JMU is hosting... Giving Day on March 14th. Be sure to follow JMU on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat to get the full scoop on Giving Day activities. It's going to be great! One thing we didn't mention yet … Continue reading Get Ready for #JMUGivingDay

Meet the GOLD Network

JMU has always had a strong alumni base throughout the country that gives back to JMU year after year. Alumni love to show their constant passion and support to their alma mater. These donors are not only older established alumni with deep pockets; they are also young professionals, just getting their foot in the door and … Continue reading Meet the GOLD Network

5 Reasons to Give Back

From an incredible education to the close friends we've made, it's safe to say that JMU has made (and continues to make) a profound impact on all of our lives. When we take a step back, we can see how much this university has become such an influential part of our own personal growth. In our years … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Give Back

What is #JMUGivingDay?

The countdown has begun! Only 13 days until JMU celebrates Giving Day! Last year's (first-ever) Giving Day received an overwhelming amount of support totaling 2,840 gifts! This year, JMU is upping the stakes by setting their fundraising goal to 4,000 gifts. Every donation will make a huge impact and enhance the Madison Experience greatly. What is Giving Day? Well... it's a 24-hour … Continue reading What is #JMUGivingDay?