Why Give on Giving Day

Chances are if you're reading this, you love JMU. According to Gallup, JMU alumni are more likely than graduates from comparable universities to strongly agree that their university is passionate about the long-term success of its students and to strongly agree that their education was worth the cost. In fact, over 90% of alumni say they enjoyed … Continue reading Why Give on Giving Day

JMU X-Labs Hosts First All-Female Event

Written in collaboration with Julia Shawver. On Monday, January 29th, JMU X-Labs hosted its first all-female event. The event, dubbed "Fab Lab", offered a plethora of activities, all designed to reflect some women's interests. The idea behind the event was to raise awareness for the resources X-Labs offers, particularly for women, who seem to be … Continue reading JMU X-Labs Hosts First All-Female Event

JMU Ranks Among The Highest Rated Universities of 2017

Students from across the country have placed JMU in third place for the highest rated universities of 2016-2017 on RateMyProfessor.com. JMU has an overall quality rating of 4.5 out of five, and an average professor rating of 3.81! We may be interviewing some of our highest-ratest professors very soon, so be sure to stay up … Continue reading JMU Ranks Among The Highest Rated Universities of 2017

Keeping up the Spirit with Winter Sports

With the recent FCS Championship Football win under our belt, lets continue the momentum and keep up that duke spirit! Cheer on your fellow Duke athletes at the sporting events going on this winter season. There's clearly been a lot of excitement surrounding the fact that our football Dukes are NATIONAL CHAMPIONS. Whether you watched the game … Continue reading Keeping up the Spirit with Winter Sports

Upcoming Shows at Forbes

  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 … Continue reading Upcoming Shows at Forbes