JMU’s New Entrepreneurship Minor!

Are you looking to learn the fundamentals of how to organize and operate a business? Interested in learning about how Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg started their own business and how you can too? JMU is introducing an Entrepreneurship Minor for non-COB students. Admission to the minor is competitive and limited to 30 students. … Continue reading JMU’s New Entrepreneurship Minor!

A Day in the Life: Nursing Students

You may recognize these dedicated students walking around campus in purple scrubs. These are JMU Nursing students who have successfully been admitted into the competitive program--students who are passionate about improving the health and lives of the people around them. JMU's reputable nursing program prepares these students with real-life experience and challenging coursework. Hannah Coulter … Continue reading A Day in the Life: Nursing Students

RateMyProfessors Spotlight #2: Lori Britt

She is a familiar face to all that wander the halls of Harrison. Well-known and well-loved, Dr. Lori Britt has been teaching at James Madison University since 2010. Dr. Britt completed her Master's Degree and Ph.D. both in Communication, with a focus on group and organization communication. Believe it or not, teaching at JMU has been Dr. … Continue reading RateMyProfessors Spotlight #2: Lori Britt

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

RateMyProfessors Spotlight #1: Rich Hilliard

As mentioned in a previous post, James Madison University was ranked third on the list of highest rated universities of 2016-2017 on With an overall quality rating of 4.5 out of five, and an average professor rating of 3.81, there’s no doubt that we have some pretty incredible educators here at JMU. We decided to … Continue reading RateMyProfessors Spotlight #1: Rich Hilliard

Your Guide to Off-Campus Housing

Co-written by: Paige Epstein and Brooke Withers James Madison University is known for so many wonderful things. From outstanding professors to beautiful views and buildings, there is plenty to admire. The vast amount of off-campus housing that's available is another great part of JMU.  With so many options at several different price points, every student … Continue reading Your Guide to Off-Campus Housing

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