25 Fun Fall Activities in Virginia

Looking for some fun activities to {pumpkin-}spice up your weekends this Fall? Look no further! We’ve compiled a list of 25 Autumn activities around the state you won’t want to miss! Jump to: Festivals Haunted Houses Farms and Pumpkin Patches Apple Orchards and other Outdoor Activities Festivals Skeleton Festival, Harrisonburg Put on your best costume, … Continue reading 25 Fun Fall Activities in Virginia

Looking for a job? We’ve got you covered!

One of the things I noticed right away when I embarked on my college journey three years ago is that money disappears very quickly. After buying textbooks, a JMU parking pass, school supplies, groceries, paying rent and other bills, and splurging on the occasional dinner out with friends, my bank account is well on its … Continue reading Looking for a job? We’ve got you covered!

JMU Construction Update

After being away from JMU for the summer it seems as if current construction projects, such as D-Hall and the new hotel and conference center, have popped up over night. JMU's strategic plan, called The Madison Plan, is a six-year plan for development at the University until 2020. The plan, which began in 2014 with … Continue reading JMU Construction Update

Jack Brown’s to Donate 100% of Profits to Hurricane Harvey Victims

If you were looking for an excuse to indulge in one of Jack Brown's famous burgers, now's your chance. The downtown Harrisonburg staple is donating 100% of their profits to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. This past week, Hurricane Harvey slammed the Gulf Coast, leaving thousands homeless. The city was devastated by the … Continue reading Jack Brown’s to Donate 100% of Profits to Hurricane Harvey Victims

1787 Orientation: What You Need to Know

The time for overpacked minivans and emotional parents is finally here as the newest members of our JMU family settle into their new home. Orientation is well underway with this week's events already proving to be a success. Here are some of the main events taking place during the rest of 1787 Orientation: Thursday, Aug. … Continue reading 1787 Orientation: What You Need to Know

Get in the Ball – Knockerball Harrisonburg

Looking for a fun group activity offered right here in the Shenandoah Valley? Look no further than Knockerball Harrisonburg for a bumping good time. Knockerball Harrisonburg gives groups a great opportunity to work together as a team, get a lot of exercise, and have a great time together. Check out how much fun the Daily … Continue reading Get in the Ball – Knockerball Harrisonburg