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 … More Dear #JMU21
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 – … More Summon Your Inner Competitiveness
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 … More Daily Duke Spotlight: JMU CAP
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 … More Looking for an on-campus job?
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 … More Student Receives $10K Scholarship from NASCAR
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
Choosing where to go to college can be one of the most exciting, nerve racking, and dramatic moments of an 18-year-old’s life. There are so many possibilities out there and it is made out to be one of the biggest decisions one can make. If you are struggling with that decision, The Daily Duke team … More Advice to Prospective Students
Congratulations! You have been accepted into THE best university in Virginia – how does it feel? When I was first accepted into JMU it was very surreal. I knew that JMU was the school I wanted to spend the next four years (which ended up turning into 6 years – Master’s Degree), but I had no … More Congrats #JMU21
Graduating this May? Trying to find a new job for after graduation? Don’t stress! Here are some helpful sites to help get your foot in the door before graduation in May! Recruit a duke: James Madison University’s job website to help future alumni find a job. This website allows you to make your own profile and … More On the hunt for jobs or internships?
The JMU Forbes Center offers a variety of musical concerts, dance performances, and theatre shows. Here are the upcoming events featured at Forbes this December! Dance Dancescapes Featuring JMU’s Virginia Repertory Dance Company, the ensemble will be performing work by recognized guest artists including New York choreographers Netta Yerushalmy and Kelly Bartnik, a JMU … More Upcoming Shows at Forbes