Dear #JMU21,

Dear JMU21, So you’re about to leave Mom (or Dad’s) great home cooking, right? Well good news for you, JMU has great food as well! JMU is a repeat top 10 ‘Best Campus Food in the Nation’ pick and you will soon see why. I’ll give you the rundown of some of the best places … Continue reading Dear #JMU21,

Some Food for Thought: JMU Dietary Needs

Wondering what JMU's Dining Services offers in regards to your dietary needs? JMU strives to provide a "broad selection of great-tasting, healthy food and beverages." What does this mean exactly? JMU offers Vegan/Vegetarian, Halal, and gluten free options. At JMU's resident halls menus for each station that have these options are provided. Vegan/Vegetarian options: For those … Continue reading Some Food for Thought: JMU Dietary Needs

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

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

Dear #JMU21

Dear #JMU21,  Take it from me, a senior wishing she was a freshman, the best way to ensure a positive college experience is by getting as involved as you can during your time at JMU. Of course you'll be sure to meet people through your dorms and classes, but clubs are another way you can … Continue reading Dear #JMU21

Summon Your Inner Competitiveness

Let's be real... School can be very frustrating and sometimes you just want to feel a little aggressive. Now you can't launch a ball at your professor, however you can at an opposing team in intramural dodgeball. So... Join an intramural team. UREC has a ton of different intramural sports - from pool volleyball to street hockey - … Continue reading Summon Your Inner Competitiveness

Daily Duke Spotlight: JMU CAP

For me, it started with a Skype interview. Granted, I can appreciate a Skype interview-- you can see the person interviewing you, and feel more of a connection than you might over a phone interview. But finding a place to have one is a pain. You have to find the right lighting, a low noise … Continue reading Daily Duke Spotlight: JMU CAP

Looking for an on-campus job?

Feeling like a poor college student? This post may be of interest to you! Working on campus is not only a convenient way to make some extra cash, you may even be able to find a job that's applicable to your career goals! During my first few years in college I definitely felt the wrath of … Continue reading Looking for an on-campus job?

Student Receives $10K Scholarship from NASCAR

Mechanical engineering student Rachel Frost earned first place and a $10,000 scholarship in a contest by explaining the physics of drafting. It pays to apply for scholarships! "Over the summer I was looking for scholarship opportunities for this upcoming semester, as I was planning on transferring from a community college in Maryland to JMU," Frost … Continue reading Student Receives $10K Scholarship from NASCAR