JMU Serves: Dukes Who Make a Difference

JMU students are eager learners, and active participants in the community. With Thanksgiving coming up, it is important to recognize Dukes that give back to the Harrisonburg community. Many students embark in college experiences that are filled with more than just classes and schoolwork. We want to recognize the students who dedicate their time to … Continue reading JMU Serves: Dukes Who Make a Difference

JMU Secret Society IN8 Recognizes Altruistic Students

Campus was abuzz with whispers among students who noticed eight letters with candles displayed on the Wilson hall steps this morning. Word quickly spread that the equivocal IN8 Reticent Order had recognized its eight outstanding students for the semester. If you're not sure what IN8 is or does, you're part of the majority. IN8 is … Continue reading JMU Secret Society IN8 Recognizes Altruistic Students

Harrisonburg Walks to End Alzheimer’s

Harrisonburg's annual Walk to End Alzheimer's was held last Saturday, October 21st at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds. The 1.6-mile walk included participants of all ages, young and old, coming together on a beautiful Saturday morning to work toward a common goal: the end of Alzheimer's Disease. The Harrisonburg community, made up of teams from JMU as … Continue reading Harrisonburg Walks to End Alzheimer’s

JMU: Then and Now

Whether it was Madison College or James Madison University when they attended, many alumni and current students alike agree that Madison gave them an experience unlike any other. In honor of Homecoming, here's a post dedicated to all the ways JMU has evolved throughout the years. No matter your class year, we hope JMU still … Continue reading JMU: Then and Now

Weekend Watch: The Skeleton Festival

Don't miss out on the biggest thing to happen in Harrisonburg since College GameDay. The Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance will be hosting their annual Skeleton Festival, Tomorrow, October 21st, from 4-8 pm inside the Turner Pavilion. We went ahead and included a brief preview of what to know about the event. 4-6 PM: Trick-or-Treating & Good Eating If … Continue reading Weekend Watch: The Skeleton Festival

Your Guide to Off-Campus Housing

Co-written by: Paige Epstein and Brooke Withers James Madison University is known for so many wonderful things. From outstanding professors to beautiful views and buildings, there is plenty to admire. The vast amount of off-campus housing that's available is another great part of JMU.  With so many options at several different price points, every student … Continue reading Your Guide to Off-Campus Housing