10 Winter Activities Around Harrisonburg

Even though the holidays are over, winter is still in full swing. If you're on the search for some fun things to do in the 'Burg (on- and off-campus!) before the semester really kicks into gear, make this blog post your first stop. 1. Massanutten If you haven't yet been snow tubing at Massanutten (like me), … Continue reading 10 Winter Activities Around Harrisonburg

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

Homecoming Events

Start wearing purple Dukes, it’s homecoming week! Below is a list of different events taking place throughout the week. Homecoming Kick-Off Monday 10/24 | Godwin Field | 6-8p  Start off your homecoming week strong with free giveaways, food, dancing and music!   Find the JMU letters Tuesday 10/25 | JMU Campus | All day Share your photos with the giant JMU letters and the hashtag … Continue reading Homecoming Events

Where to bring your family this JMU Family Weekend

As much as we love the independence of living parent-free, there is a certain ping of excitement knowing that some familiar faces will be in Harrisonburg this coming weekend for Family Weekend (9/30-10/2). Now we all know how much we love Harrisonburg, but how we do we make our families love it just as much … Continue reading Where to bring your family this JMU Family Weekend

How to Survive Formal Sorority Recruitment

With formal sorority recruitment coming up this weekend, it was only necessary to post about the six long days down Greek Row. Recruitment consists of multiple rounds where PNM’s (potential new members) go through each of the thirteen sorority houses on the row and get the opportunity to meet girls in each chapter, hoping to make real connections … Continue reading How to Survive Formal Sorority Recruitment