Daily Duke Approved-Funky’s Skate Center

If you go to JMU, you’ve probably heard of Funky’s some way or another. Unsure what it’s about? Don’t worry, you’re about to find out in this installment of Daily Duke Approved--Funky’s Skate Center. Funky's is located at 100 Miller Cir, Harrisonburg, VA 22801, making it about a five-minute drive from campus. The turn is … Continue reading Daily Duke Approved-Funky’s Skate Center

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

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

Daily Duke Approved – Grilled Cheese Mania

Are you looking to change up your lunch routine? Eager to explore what Harrisonburg has to offer? Grilled Cheese Mania has something for everyone.  From a simple grilled cheese, to a sandwich loaded with mac & cheese, you will not leave hungry. The Daily Duke team took a drive downtown to South Main Street, where the … Continue reading Daily Duke Approved – Grilled Cheese Mania

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

5 Quick Tips for a Great First Week of Classes

1. Get organized. Get a planner and write down important dates (exams, presentations, etc.) ahead of time! Even if you've never written down a single assignment in high school, you’ll learn that things can get pretty hectic in college. Between classes, clubs and student orgs, jobs and internships, it can be easy for things to … Continue reading 5 Quick Tips for a Great First Week of Classes

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