Assessment Day: SparkNotes Version

*The information below has been taken directly from James Madison University Center for Assessment and Research Studies website ( This is a reiteration of that information for the purpose of raising awareness. For more information, please visit the Assessment and Research Studies website. This year, Assessment Day is on Tuesday, February 7th, and just about everyone … More Assessment Day: SparkNotes Version

An Inside Look With a National Champion

We all saw it. That cold day in Frisco. JMU dominating Youngstown State and winning the FCS National Championship. A monumental moment for our school. December graduate, JMU wide receiver and punt returner, and FCS Special Teams Player of The Year, Rashard Davis, explains his experience on and off the field with JMU football. DD: What … More An Inside Look With a National Champion

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!

The Frisco Experience

Imagine going to an airport in Baltimore and you walk through security to see every other person wearing purple. You get on the plane to Dallas and find that the seats are lined with JMU shirts. The flight attendant even announces, “Go Dukes!” through the mic. Picture yourself walking through Dallas to see JMU students, alumni and … More The Frisco Experience

MLK Jr. Day Events

On January 16th, we celebrate the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He changed the way that we thought, he moved us to tears, and tried to put an end to segregation. Needless to say, he is a very influential figure in not only the United States’ history, but the world’s history. … More MLK Jr. Day Events