Harrisonburg’s Newest Addition

JMU has some serious donut competition: Krispy Kreme, Dunkin Donuts and now Peace, Love and Little Donuts. Here's a short review of the newest restaurant, located in the 865 East building complex. Peace, Love and Little Donuts has a unique feel and personality that no other donut shop can compete with.    Right next to … Continue reading Harrisonburg’s Newest Addition

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

Spring Already?

Anyone else feel like we were just celebrating Thanksgiving? Anyone else can't believe it's the first day of Spring already? After you get over the initial shock, make sure to make this Spring the best yet! Happy first day of Spring Dukes!

Get Ready for #JMUGivingDay

If you've been following The Daily Duke's series this week, then you've probably heard of this thing JMU is hosting... Giving Day on March 14th. Be sure to follow JMU on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat to get the full scoop on Giving Day activities. It's going to be great! One thing we didn't mention yet … Continue reading Get Ready for #JMUGivingDay

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

JMU Students Give Back

In the spirit of our fast-approaching #JMUGivingDay, we're continuing to bring you stories about giving at JMU and the impact donors make. When you think of donors, you probably think of university alumni. But giving isn't limited to graduates... current students give to JMU too!   The Student Alumni Association (SAA) is an organization that allows students to … Continue reading JMU Students Give Back

What is #JMUGivingDay?

The countdown has begun! Only 13 days until JMU celebrates Giving Day! Last year's (first-ever) Giving Day received an overwhelming amount of support totaling 2,840 gifts! This year, JMU is upping the stakes by setting their fundraising goal to 4,000 gifts. Every donation will make a huge impact and enhance the Madison Experience greatly. What is Giving Day? Well... it's a 24-hour … Continue reading What is #JMUGivingDay?

Bring Al Roker to JMU

JMU has entered into a contest to be part of Rokerthon 3! If chosen, Al Roker will come to JMU and help us break a world record. We're going to need a ton of participation from students, faculty/staff, parents and alumni...basically all of JMU Nation! Check out the video we made to show Al how … Continue reading Bring Al Roker to JMU

Sweatshirts or Tank Tops?

Have you noticed how up and down the weather has been here in the 'burg lately? Last year, the weather was warm, but it was nowhere near 70 degrees! Just look at these temperatures from 2016:  Monday, Feb 22, 2016: 49 degrees Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016: 42 degrees Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016: 52 degrees Thursday, … Continue reading Sweatshirts or Tank Tops?