Ah, New Year’s. A time for fresh starts and resolutions. Many of us go into the new year determined to achieve our goals, yet only about 8% of people will have actually achieve their resolutions by the end of the year. Here are 5 ways to actually stick to your goals this year! 1.Be Specific … More 5 Ways to Stick to Your Resolutions!
After a stressful finals week, you deserve to treat yourself this winter break! Whether you’re looking to relax, get outdoors, or spend time with friends and family, this bucket list covers it all. 1. Winter movie marathon! Snuggle up with a cozy blanket and get some quality couch time. Here are a few personal movie … More Winter Break Bucket List
Don’t have a car? Need to get home for winter break? JMU now offers a shuttle service to Charlottesville, which has an airport, train station, and Greyhound bus station. The JMU Shuttle Service provides safe, convenient and comfortable transportation and is designed as a resource to help cater to the needs of the university and its … More Get Home without a Car – JMU Shuttle to Charlottesville
Are you getting excited for the upcoming holidays? Make sure to add these songs to your holiday playlist this year! Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow! 2. Celebrate Me Home 3. Jingle Bell Rock 4. Baby, It’s Cold Outside 5. The Most Wonderful Time of the Year 6. Deck the Hall 7. … More Holiday Playlist 2016
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
Our JMU home is located in a uniquely diverse area – over 35% of Harrisonburg City Public School students are English as a Second Language learners (ESL). Our neighbors come from all around the world; there are immigrants from Africa, South America, the Middle East, and many other places. I’ve spoken to refugees from Syria, and … More #GivingTuesday: The Value of Volunteering
The time of year is here… less than a week until Thanksgiving break. That means it’s Friendsgiving season. Maybe you’re not going home for Thanksgiving, or maybe you just realized that you want to spend some time eating good food with your friends outside of the library. Either way, here are some last minute tips to … More Student Guide to a Perfect Friendsgiving
Absentee ballots are being sent in, final campaigns are being pushed, and Donald Trump memes are soaring through the roof, it is finally the day we have been anxiously waiting for- The 2016 Presidential Election. Apathetic toward the whole thing? DON’T BE. Being able to vote is a very special characteristic of our country, and … More Celebs who Rock the Vote and Why You Should Too
Exercising for an hour is only 4% of your day.. At times college can take a toll on your health, both mentally and physically. A combination of too much pizza, exams, and lack of sleep can not only lead to the freshman 15, but also anxiety, lower grades and frequent sickness. But no need to worry, … More The Key To Success is…Exercise!
Brand yourself. Brand myself? You’re probably thinking… what does this chick mean, brand myself? I’m not a brand… Unless your major touches on this (as majors such as SMAD, SCOM, and COB probably do), you probably think this post is irrelevant to you. That’s where you’re wrong. As we all are on social media for the … More Branding Yourself: A Student Guide